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Developmentally disabled still a vital part of workforce

Auburn-based company’s job-finding mission is a win for businesses.

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Photo courtesy of Downtown Auburn Cooperative Main
Photo courtesy of Downtown Auburn Cooperative Main
‘Yes, I opened in a pandemic,’ says owner of Boujee Botanika and The Octopus Opal
‘Yes, I opened in a pandemic,’ says owner of Boujee Botanika and The Octopus Opal
New Auburn bakery Pie Style captures magic of family tradition

New Auburn bakery Pie Style captures magic of family tradition

‘World still needs good food,’ says owner.

New Auburn bakery Pie Style captures magic of family tradition
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Union files charges against QFC, Fred Meyer over Black Lives Matter button ban

Grocery store workers condemn ban; QFC spokesperson says wristband options available to employees

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Facebook purchases unused Bellevue REI headquarters

Facebook purchases unused Bellevue REI headquarters

The companies will also each donate $1 million to the Eastrail

Facebook purchases unused Bellevue REI headquarters
The pandemic’s roots: UW Bothell team models the coronavirus

The pandemic’s roots: UW Bothell team models the coronavirus

A team of computational scientists has developed web-based software that maps the virus’ protein spikes.

The pandemic’s roots: UW Bothell team models the coronavirus
Free face masks available at King County Safeway locations

Free face masks available at King County Safeway locations

Stores to distribute 750,000 purchased by King County starting Aug. 24

  • Aug 24, 2020
Free face masks available at King County Safeway locations
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Why we should reconsider nuclear power | Brunell

If Americans are to receive all of their electricity without coal and natural gas by 2035, they will need nuclear power. Even if Washingtonians, who… Continue reading

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Auburn businesses plug along in teeth of pandemic

You see an empty store front, an empty warehouse. A COVID-19 closure, you wonder? Maybe, maybe not. Fact is, it’s hard to pin down the… Continue reading

Photo courtesy of Downtown Auburn Cooperative Main
Best of Auburn 2020: There’s still time to vote!

Best of Auburn 2020: There’s still time to vote!

Voting has begin for the Best of Auburn 2020! Visit the Auburn Reporter’s website and check out the ballot (https://auburnreporter.secondstreetapp.com/Best-of-Auburn-2020/). Vote for your favorite community… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2020
Best of Auburn 2020: There’s still time to vote!
Don Brunell

Coronavirus comeback for Alaska Airlines?

It is no secret that airlines were clobbered by the coronavirus pandemic. What started as a promising year quickly went south. The COVID-19 outbreak has… Continue reading

Don Brunell
Best of Auburn 2020: Vote for your favorites

Best of Auburn 2020: Vote for your favorites

Voting has begin for the Best of Auburn 2020! Visit the Auburn Reporter’s website and check out the ballot (https://auburnreporter.secondstreetapp.com/Best-of-Auburn-2020/). Vote for your favorite community… Continue reading

  • Aug 13, 2020
Best of Auburn 2020: Vote for your favorites
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LA Fitness to reopen all locations Aug. 10

Gyms will follow state guidelines

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New program to help ensure safe start compliance in restaurants, taverns

Launched by Public Health – Seattle & King County

  • Aug 6, 2020
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Auburn gives out financial aid to small businesses

Six weeks have passed since Economic Development Manager Doug Lein and his crew brought the last of two resolutions to the Auburn City Council to… Continue reading

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Face masks save lives and jobs across Washington

Face masks save lives and jobs across Washington

Wearing a mask saves lives and saves jobs. And all across the state, Washington employers are leading by example in the fight to stop the… Continue reading

  • Jul 28, 2020
Face masks save lives and jobs across Washington
Blackfish Distillery among more than 100 small businesses to receive checks

Blackfish Distillery among more than 100 small businesses to receive checks

On the list to receive $1,300 checks from the Department of Commerce and King County via the city of Auburn are more than 100 businesses,… Continue reading

Blackfish Distillery among more than 100 small businesses to receive checks
COVID-19 pandemic claims Corestar Pilates

COVID-19 pandemic claims Corestar Pilates

Ruth Stover started keeping Auburnites nimble at her Corestar Pilates studio on Auburn’s East Main Street in 2008. She led group classes there, but the… Continue reading

COVID-19 pandemic claims Corestar Pilates
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Financial assistance available for Auburn small businesses

To soften the impact of COVID-19 as much as possible on small businesses and their employees in Auburn, the Auburn City Council has committed $759,000… Continue reading

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