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Fairly Spiritual: Flame of help could burn bright with $300 million

Rumor has it China spent $300 million on the opening ceremony of the Olympics. It looked more like $299 million if you ask me, but… Continue reading

Auburn Reporter Special Events | Aug. 16

Auburn Tourism: For special events in the Auburn area, visit the Web site: www.auburntourism.com.

  • Aug 15, 2008

Auburn A&E Calendar | Aug. 9

Auburn Good Ol’ Days Festival: Aug. 9-10. Features sporting events, carnival, children’s activities, art shows, car show, poetry, parade and more. Downtown Auburn. 253-939-3389 or www.auburngoodoldays.com.

  • Aug 14, 2008

Auburn Mountainview’s ‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’ benefits drama students

The idea lit up like a stage light in Paul Fouhy’s head. What if past high school drama students could pull off a summer musical to benefit young casts of tomorrow? Surely, such an production with seasoned alumni actors and actresses could work?

Auburn A&E Calendar | Aug. 13

Auburn Tourism: For special events in the Auburn area, visit the Web site: www.auburntourism.com. Kids SummerStage: Noon Aug. 13. Juggler Mario Lorenz to perform. Cost: Free. Les Gove Park, 910 Ninth St. S.E., Auburn. 253-931-3043 or www.auburnwa.gov/arts.

  • Aug 14, 2008

Auburn’s ‘Pacin’ Parson’ heads through Ohio on cross-country walk

Auburn’s Don Stevenson is walking 13,000 miles to raise awareness and funds for Huntington’s disease (HD), a progressively degenerative brain disorder.

  • Aug 14, 2008

NAMA brings star lineup to White River Amphitheatre on Saturday

The Native American Music Association will present a special concert featuring upcoming NAMA Hall of Fame inductees Redbone with their certified gold recording of "Come… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2008

Fairly Spiritual: An angel’s perspective on human maturity | Column

It is a little know earthly fact that angels are avid readers. Instead of writing today’s column, I thought I’d include an angelic entry that can be found under “Human Maturity” in The Angel’s Handbook for Understanding Human Behavior (currently a best seller in the celestial realm). This excerpt is printed without angelic permission.

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  • Aug 6, 2008

Stage stars: Auburn On Stage! crowns champions

Dayla Walker, 31, captured the fourth annual Auburn On Stage! singing competition, formerly known as Auburn Idol, during the finals Friday night at Les Gove… Continue reading

  • Aug 5, 2008

Niehaus’ soothing voice comforts a frustrated fan | Column

God might love you and me, but his love for the Seattle Mariners is less certain. If he does love the Mariners, it’s the kind of love that does little to benefit Seattle sports fans. He might have the grace to forgive the Mariners’ sins (of which there are plenty), but I don’t think his love extends to healing their pitching woes or batting averages.

  • Aug 5, 2008

AUBURN CALENDAR

Auburn Tourism: For special events in the Auburn area, visit the Web site: www.auburntourism.com.

  • Aug 5, 2008

Walker, Swepston sing winning tunes in Auburn On Stage! finals

Kids tossed colored balls back and forth, a man grilled wienies on a barbecue and fun reigned at Les Gove Park on Friday evening as an estimated crowd of 450 gathered to hear some of Auburn’s finest voices compete for top honors in the Auburn On Stage! competition.

AUBURN CALENDAR

DogVenture Day: 10 a.m.-noon Aug. 2. Come for games, contests and prizes for dogs and their owners. Dogs must be family-friendly and on leash. Cost: Free; registration requested. Auburn Valley YMCA, 1620 Perimeter Road S.W., Auburn. 253-833-2770 or www.auburnvalleyymca.org.

  • Aug 1, 2008

Auburnite’s Balloon Guy Entertainment takes shape in rare air

He is known as “The Balloon Guy” in the Utah Valley. To family, friends and customers, he often is described as “Jeremy The Clown.”

Balloon artist’s creations taking shape in rare air

He is known as “The Balloon Guy” in the Utah Valley. To family, friends and customers, he often is described as “Jeremy The Clown.”

  • Jul 26, 2008

Doers needed in a spectator age | Column

God is optimistic about your future ... the rest of us are less certain.

  • Jul 25, 2008

Auburn A&E Calendar | July 26

Pacific Northwest Scottish Highland Games and Clan Gathering: 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. July 26-27. Friday events are free. Weekend features pipe bands, Highland dancing, Celtic Kennel competition, athletic contests, traditional Scottish food and more. Cost: $10-$15 per day; $14-$22 for two-day pass; free for children 4 and younger. Enumclaw Expo Center, 45224 284th Ave. S.E., Enumclaw. 206-522-2541 or www.sshga.org.

  • Jul 25, 2008