Business

Time to “fall back” by setting clocks back one hour on Sunday, Nov. 3.

Fall back and save energy

PSE offers tips for the end of daylight saving time

  • Nov 1, 2019
Time to “fall back” by setting clocks back one hour on Sunday, Nov. 3.

Orion Industries receives 2019 Community Impact Award

Seattle Business Magazine recognizes Auburn nonprofit

  • Oct 30, 2019

Big Lots plans grand opening of remodeled Kent store

Nov. 9 at West Meeker Street

  • Oct 28, 2019

Local events highlight ‘Vetrepreneurship’

SBA Seattle District hosts educational event for veterans, service members, military spousesin Tacoma

  • Oct 24, 2019

Payroll hiring continues to slow in September; unemployment rate unchanged

Washington’s economy lost 3,100 jobs in September and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for September was unchanged at 4.6 percent, according to the… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2019

City awards $2.8 million airport runway extension contract to Sumner contractor

By extending Auburn Municipal Airport’s runway from 3,400 to 3,841 lineal feet, the city hopes to make it safer, better able to handle today’s and… Continue reading

Seattle Home Show 2 coming up Oct. 12-13

Kent, Auburn companies part of the event

  • Oct 3, 2019

Welcome to the JA World family: PEMCO joins learning facility lineup

Community members admire original artwork from local students at The PEMCO Achievement Zone in the Junior Achievement of Washington’s JA World learning facility in Auburn.… Continue reading

  • Oct 2, 2019
From left, Ken Mahoney, SVP of Operations at Bartell Drugs; Hannah Kubiak, communications manager at Bartell Drugs; and Michael Gillespie, senior director of Corporate Engagement at World Vision. COURTESY PHOTO

More than $116,000 collected during Bartell’s School Tools donation drive

2019 was the best campaign in 17-year partnership

  • Sep 30, 2019
From left, Ken Mahoney, SVP of Operations at Bartell Drugs; Hannah Kubiak, communications manager at Bartell Drugs; and Michael Gillespie, senior director of Corporate Engagement at World Vision. COURTESY PHOTO

Junior Achievement, PEMCO Insurance to unveil community gathering space

A renovated, collaborative space benefiting Junior Achievement of Washington’s “JA World” learning facility in Auburn opens after a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 1 p.m. Monday, Sept.… Continue reading

  • Sep 27, 2019
Pacific Mayor Leanne Guier, left, and Auburn Mayor Nancy Backus, the past two winners of the Bill Kyle Service Award. COURTESY PHOTO, Chamber

Pacific Mayor Guier receives Bill Kyle Service Award at gala

Pacific Mayor Leanne Guier received the Bill Kyle Service Award at the annual Auburn Area Connect Chamber of Commerce Spotlight Awards Gala at the Muckleshoot… Continue reading

  • Sep 26, 2019
Pacific Mayor Leanne Guier, left, and Auburn Mayor Nancy Backus, the past two winners of the Bill Kyle Service Award. COURTESY PHOTO, Chamber

Holiday Inn Express & Suites – Auburn Downtown celebrates open house

The Holiday Inn Express & Suites – Auburn Downtown, 507 C St. SW, celebrated its grand opening with a gathering and ribbon cutting on Sept.… Continue reading

  • Sep 26, 2019

PSE supports Auburn Food Bank during Hunger Action Month

Puget Sound Energy has donated more than $75,000 to nonprofits, including the Auburn Food Bank, to help them fight hunger this year. September is Hunger… Continue reading

  • Sep 26, 2019

Dentists of Lakeland Hills – a Smile Generation-trusted practice – opens

Dentists of Lakeland Hills, a Smile Generation-trusted dental practice, has opened at 7084 Lakeland Hills Way, Suite 104, Auburn. The new King County-based dental practice… Continue reading

  • Sep 26, 2019

Auburn Valley Humane Society Thrift Store celebrates 5 successful years

Five years have passed since the Auburn Valley Humane Society swung the doors open at its thrift store in the old Peckenpaugh Pharmacy on the… Continue reading

  • Sep 26, 2019

Much done, more to do on Green River levee projects

A dozen years of work to improve flood protection, fish habitat

Payroll hiring slows in August; state unemployment rate remains 4.6 percent

Washington’s economy gained 2,300 jobs in August and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for the month was unchanged at 4.6 percent, according to… Continue reading

  • Sep 25, 2019

It’s time to prepare for flu season: Bartell’s offers immunizations

The key to protection from the flu is getting the immunization at the right time. “Getting vaccinated early in the season helps reduce the spread… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2019

Kent’s Blue Origin celebrates 19th year

Headquarters opened in 2000

  • Sep 11, 2019

French judges drop case against Air France for 2009 crash

Victims’ groups and France’s main pilots’ union plan to appeal.

  • Sep 5, 2019