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.

Crüe Fest ’08


  • 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


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  • 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.


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

  • 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

  • Jul 25, 2008

Lessons take center stage in Theater Camp

A pensive Madi Schmeling considered her summer camp options and decided to step onto the stage and shine under the bright lights for the first… Continue reading

White River Presbyterian offers family program

Rather than a more traditional “vacation Bible school” just for kids this summer, White River Presbyterian Church in Auburn is providing a family-strengthening activity designed for the entire family.

  • Jul 25, 2008

MultiCare’s beautifier refuses to slow down

Doctors have told Sheldon Arkin that he should retire and draw disability, but his passion for his work beautifying the MultiCare clinic in Covington keeps him going.

  • Jul 23, 2008

Cast to express ‘out cry’ in Auburn

A passionate show produced for and by teenagers, “out cry: students celebrating art,” will premiere Saturday at the Auburn Avenue Theater.

  • Jul 23, 2008

Local actor to perform in ‘Pippin’

Brendy Stevens, a graduate

  • Jul 23, 2008

Auburn A&E Calendar | July 23

Arts and entertainment events in Auburn.

  • Jul 22, 2008

Prison life after a meth bust: Lori deals with the pain

This is a continuation of letter excerpts written by “Lori”, serving her third year in prison for making meth in a home that was destroyed. She shares her mental and emotional processes.

  • Jul 21, 2008