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Security guard charged with sexually assaulting patient at Auburn addiction facility

King County Prosecutor charges man at Phoenix Rising with indecent liberties and assault

 

Metro revises timeline for RapidRide bus expansion

After originally aiming to build 20 additional fast-service bus lines on high demand routes by 2040, King County Metro has changed its construction timelines and put 13 of those projects on hold.

 

See Ya Later Foundation dinner and action raises $75, 531 for local families | PHOTOS

The See Ya Later Foundation hosted it eighth annual dinner and auction event Oct. 6 to raise funds for local families in medical crisis. Thirty-four… Continue reading

  • Oct 22, 2018

 

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Comrades visit ill World War II veteran at Seattle VA Hospital

Hanson, 96, hopes to attend Auburn Veterans Parade on Nov. 10

  • Oct 22, 2018
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TIME, Ally Financial honor Auburn dealer, general manager

Welch earns national recognition for community service and industry accomplishments

  • Oct 22, 2018

Auburn Food Bank, partners present 25th annual Harvest Breakfast on Nov. 2

The Auburn Food Bank and its partners are serving up the 25th annual Harvest Breakfast on Friday, Nov. 2, from 7 to 8:30 a.m., at… Continue reading

  • Oct 22, 2018

City to begin billing water customers monthly for base charges and consumption in January

In late 2017, the City of Auburn completed its automated meter infrastructure project, which enabled the utility billing people to get monthly, weekly, daily and… Continue reading

Prosecutor amends charges against Auburn man, 52, originally charged with kidnapping, assault and rape of a child

The King County Prosecutor’s Office has amended the charges against a 52-year-old Auburn man whom Auburn Police say took a 14-year-old Mount Baker Middle School… Continue reading

  • Oct 19, 2018

Auburn Police blotter | Oct. 19

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between Oct. 11 and 13: Oct. 11 Auto theft: 6 p.m., 900 block… Continue reading

  • Oct 19, 2018

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Oct. 19

Between Oct. 8 and 14, the Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 283 calls for service, among them the following: Oct. 8 Aid call: 6:27… Continue reading

  • Oct 19, 2018

Solei Day Spa, partner bring comfort to animal shelter

Fundraiser supports 15 new dog beds to the AVHS

Dave and Cindy perfect their chili for judges at the Washington State Chili Cookoff in Moclips on Oct. 7. COURTESY PHOTO

Auburn man has a winning recipe in state chili cookoff

Husband, wife serve up great taste at competition

  • Oct 18, 2018
Dave and Cindy perfect their chili for judges at the Washington State Chili Cookoff in Moclips on Oct. 7. COURTESY PHOTO
Mayor Nancy Backus recently joined Waste Management driver Mike Fingerson for a ride-along to help bring awareness to the fall food drive. COURTESY PHOTO, WM
Mayor Nancy Backus recently joined Waste Management driver Mike Fingerson for a ride-along to help bring awareness to the fall food drive. COURTESY PHOTO, WM

Candidates for state office stake out their positions before Auburn crowd

47th and 31st Legislative districts represented at chamber-backed event

New on the block

Students and teachers sign onto construction milestone of future Olympic Middle School

Watch your mailbox for general election ballots

King County Elections on Wednesday mailed ballots to nearly 1.3 million registered voters for the Nov. 6 general election. The department estimates a 60 percent… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2018

Construction to affect 15th Street SW this weekend | UPDATES

On Friday evening, Oct. 19, through Saturday morning, Oct. 20, construction work for the King County Kent-Auburn Conveyance System improvements project will require lane closures… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2018

Former KING Aquatic Club swim coach banned from sport for life

Sean Hutchinson found to have engaged in sexual misconduct with a minor

City green-lights sale of wetland

Heavy-duty equipment operator PAPÉ Industries will bring jobs to Auburn

Rape allegation against Sen. Joe Fain divides King County Council

In a recent interview, Councilmember Kathy Lambert blamed Fain’s accuser for the alleged rape. Then Lambert’s colleagues distanced themselves from her comments.