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Traffic advisory: Auburn Way North project work set for next week

Weather dependent, beginning Monday, Sept. 18, through Sept. 29, the City’s contractor…

  • Sep 17th, 2017

 

Hooked up: District provides take-home technology for secondary students | School briefs

Beginning this month, all Auburn School Distict students in grades 6-12 will…

  • Sep 13th, 2017

 

Study shows potential dam failure could impact more than 25,000 residents

Flood district receives report that calls for upgraded emergency plans

  • Sep 18th, 2017

 

Auburn traffic advisory, night work: South 277th Street and Auburn Way North

Starting Monday, Sept. 25, through approximately Wednesday, Oct. 4, construction work on…

  • Sep 18th, 2017

Cold case: Auburn Police arrest Arizona man whose wife disappeared 30 years ago

Thirty years after Donna Mae Jokumsen’s disappearance in Chandler, Ariz., Auburn Police…

Traffic advisory: Lake Tapps Parkway SE – closure of Terrace View Drive SE off-ramp

On Friday, Sept. 22, the contractor for the Lake Tapps Preservation project…

New waste acceptance rules at King County recycling and transfer stations

King County has enacted new waste acceptance rules at its recycling and…

  • Sep 14th, 2017

‘Salmon SEEson’ returns: Spot fish coming home to King County rivers and streams

Native salmon – sockeye, chinook, coho and chum, kokanee and pink –…

  • Sep 11th, 2017

Popular Hops and Crops Music and Beer Festival returns to the farm Saturday

Visit the chickens and cows, stroll the farmhouse and barn, take in…

Coach at heart, a leader of kids

Gardner ready to show the way as Auburn High’s new principal

King County Council accepts donation of portable ‘life savers’

When treating someone who has suffered a heart attack, minutes are vital.…

  • Sep 11th, 2017

City taking a look at modular housing

Helping homeless people get off the street. That’s the idea behind a…

Chamber-supported mayoral debate is on for Sept. 20 at the PAC

Wanna know where the two candidates for Auburn mayor stand on the…

  • Sep 18th, 2017

Auburn Police blotter | Sept. 15

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others,…

  • Sep 15th, 2017

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Sept. 15

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 237 requests for service between…

  • Sep 15th, 2017

Auburn traffic advisory, full road closure: B Street NW reconstruction project

Starting Monday, Sept. 18, 2017 through Friday, Sept. 22, new pavement construction…

  • Sep 13th, 2017

Inquest ordered into fatal shooting

King County Executive Dow Constantine has ordered an inquest into an Auburn…

  • Sep 13th, 2017

Traffic advisory: Work to affect SE Auburn-Black Diamond Road

Starting Tuesday, Sept. 12, resurfacing work will take place on SE Auburn-Black…

  • Sep 11th, 2017

Traffic advisory, road closure: West Valley Highway at South 287th Street

From Saturday, Sept. 16, through Saturday, Sept. 30, construction related to install…

  • Sep 10th, 2017

Woman with medical condition dies on SR 167

A woman with a medical condition died while driving northbound on State…

  • Sep 9th, 2017

Fight fires before they start with smarter forest management, Fortunato says

Constituents are desperate to protect Crystal Mountain recreational areas and historic cabins…

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Free outdoor recreation passes available for fourth graders, their families

It’s back to school time. And with the start of the new…

  • Sep 8th, 2017

One injured in Algona apartment fire

Firefighters attacked and doused an Algona apartment fire early Friday morning that…

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Cascade, Lake Tapps Community Council announce drawdown schedule for Lake Tapps

Cascade Water Alliance and the Lake Tapps Community Council on Thursday announced…

  • Sep 7th, 2017

With Reichert out, Democrat hopes grow

Losing their incumbent could cost Republicans a seat held by the GOP since the 1980s.

Muckleshoot Indian Tribe recipients of Native Elder Abuse Innovation Award

The Muckleshoot Indian Tribe garnered a $20,000 grant from the National Indigenous…

  • Sep 7th, 2017

‘Ray of Hope’: City, partners open homeless shelter

Providing more shelter for homeless people in Auburn was the top action…

Police shoot man after he barricades himself in home

A 26-year-old man who’d holed up in an Auburn home for several…

Reichert announces he will not run in 2018

Seven-term Congressman to step away, devote more time to family

Auburn Police blotter | Sept. 8

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others,…

  • Sep 8th, 2017

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Sept. 8

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 280 calls for service between…

  • Sep 8th, 2017

Mid-morning fire destroys vacant home in Pacific

A mid-morning fire destroyed a small vacant home and damaged a travel…

  • Sep 6th, 2017

Three adults escape early morning residential fire in Auburn

Three adult residents and two dogs safely evacuated before firefighters arrived to…

  • Sep 6th, 2017

Auburn traffic advisory: B Street NW reconstruction project

Starting Wednesday, Sept. 6, construction of the new sewer main on B…

  • Sep 3rd, 2017

Auburn Police blotter | Sept. 1

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others,…

  • Sep 1st, 2017

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Sept. 1

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 241 calls for service between…

  • Sep 1st, 2017

Back to school: Best friends come full circle to teach in their hometown

Ever since they met 18 years ago, as little girls tumbling, cartwheeling…

City to add more than $2.8 million to arterial road projects for 2018

City of Auburn staff have presented a one-time funding option to the…

  • Aug 31st, 2017

State budget cuts mental health, other services to King County residents

After the state Legislature hurriedly approved a biennial budget after a third…

  • Aug 31st, 2017

Night work: Auburn Way South, Muckleshoot Plaza to Dogwood Street SE

On Wednesday, Sept. 6, construction work for the Auburn Way South Safety…

  • Aug 31st, 2017