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Sumner-Pacific Manufacturing Industrial Center wins Vision 2040 Award

Sumner-Pacific Manufacturing Industrial Center wins Vision 2040 Award

Sumner and Pacific have won 2019 Vision 2040 Awards from the Puget Sound Regional Council for their joint Manufacturing Industrial Center Subarea Plan. The awards… Continue reading

  • Aug 19, 2019
Sumner-Pacific Manufacturing Industrial Center wins Vision 2040 Award
Angelica Roberts, owner of Blast and Dash, demonstrates how a skilled hand should hold a Nerf gun. ROBERT WHALE, Auburn Reporter

Auburn woman’s mobile business delights young and old with Nerf-gun mayhem

Angelica Roberts has seen it happen over and over since she launched her mobile party entertainment business, Blast and Dash, this past spring. “All the… Continue reading

Angelica Roberts, owner of Blast and Dash, demonstrates how a skilled hand should hold a Nerf gun. ROBERT WHALE, Auburn Reporter
Entrepreneurship alternative to military spouse employment

Entrepreneurship alternative to military spouse employment

By Jeremy Field, regional administrator, Pacific Northwest, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) As the nation experiences unprecedented economic growth and nearly the lowest unemployment rates… Continue reading

  • Aug 15, 2019
Entrepreneurship alternative to military spouse employment
State’s labor market continued to improve in July

State’s labor market continued to improve in July

Washington’s economy gained 13,400 jobs in July and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for July was unchanged at 4.6 percent according to the… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2019
State’s labor market continued to improve in July
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Crane over Auburn

The foundation takes shape for Teutsch Partners’ residential apartment project at 1st Street Southeast and South Division Street. The project calls for seven stories of… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2019
REPORTER PHOTO
Property valuation notices are in the mail; values rose 3.8% in Algona, Pacific

Property valuation notices are in the mail; values rose 3.8% in Algona, Pacific

The King County Assessor’s Office has begun the annual process of mailing valuation notices to more than 700,000 property owners. Notices should be arriving soon… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2019
Property valuation notices are in the mail; values rose 3.8% in Algona, Pacific

WorkSource sets veterans jobs fair Aug. 16

WorkSource hosts a veterans jobs fair on Friday, Aug. 16, in Auburn, 2702 I St. NE. WorkSource is looking for businesses that are hiring. There… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2019
Brown Bear celebrates 62nd birthday on Aug. 22, with free car washes at 26 tunnel locations

Brown Bear celebrates 62nd birthday on Aug. 22, with free car washes at 26 tunnel locations

Family-owned company sets goal to exceed record-setting 32,789 free washes given away during 2018 celebration

  • Aug 6, 2019
Brown Bear celebrates 62nd birthday on Aug. 22, with free car washes at 26 tunnel locations
Bartell’s 17th annual School Tools donation drive supports local students

Bartell’s 17th annual School Tools donation drive supports local students

Bartell Drugs, in partnership with local radio station STAR 101.5 and World Vision, is helping set students up for success. From Aug. 4-30, Bartell’s 17th… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2019
Bartell’s 17th annual School Tools donation drive supports local students
Way Scarff and his family-owned and operated dealership have been a big part of the Auburn community. REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Way Scarff Ford celebrating 97 years

Way Scarff Ford is turning 97. Auburn’s family owned and operated dealership is celebrating the anniversary on Aug. 16-18, with special offers, food and prizes.… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2019
Way Scarff and his family-owned and operated dealership have been a big part of the Auburn community. REPORTER FILE PHOTO
Road to an electric vehicle future

Road to an electric vehicle future

PSE invites the public to free ride and drive events

  • Jul 31, 2019
Road to an electric vehicle future
New income thresholds for property tax reduction programs

New income thresholds for property tax reduction programs

Far more residents will be eligible for assistance in 2020

  • Jul 24, 2019
New income thresholds for property tax reduction programs
Public invited to nominate Washington businesses that go the extra mile

Public invited to nominate Washington businesses that go the extra mile

Each year, the Office of the Secretary of State calls for nominations for the Corporations for Communities Award. Now in its tenth year, the Corporations… Continue reading

  • Jul 15, 2019
Public invited to nominate Washington businesses that go the extra mile
COURTESY PHOTO, PSE

King County Housing Authority receives PSE grant for solar panels

Meadows on Lea Hill Apartments to receive the installation

  • Jul 15, 2019
COURTESY PHOTO, PSE
Property values rose 2.6% on Auburn’s West Hill in 2018; notices are in the mail

Property values rose 2.6% on Auburn’s West Hill in 2018; notices are in the mail

The King County Assessor’s Office has begun the annual process of mailing valuation notices to more than 700,000 property owners. Notices should be arriving soon… Continue reading

  • Jul 11, 2019
Property values rose 2.6% on Auburn’s West Hill in 2018; notices are in the mail
Neighborhood welcomes new owners of storied market

Neighborhood welcomes new owners of storied market

Auburn’s 55-year-old building continues to run as a grocery store for the community

Neighborhood welcomes new owners of storied market
Developer gets the green light on north-end property

Developer gets the green light on north-end property

Council OKs revisions in deal with Inland Construction to build on former outdoor theater site

Developer gets the green light on north-end property
Waste Management to provide service as usual on July 4

Waste Management to provide service as usual on July 4

Waste Management customers in Auburn and King County will be serviced as usual on Thursday, the Fourth of July. For year-round holiday schedules and other… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2019
Waste Management to provide service as usual on July 4

Raceway Heated Storage in Auburn comes on board as U-Hul dealer

U-Haul Company of Washington has announced that Raceway Heated Storage has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Auburn community. Raceway Heated… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2019
Orion Industries launches new brand

Orion Industries launches new brand

Change emphasizes current and future growth in company’s mission and business

  • Jun 20, 2019
Orion Industries launches new brand