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AR-15 rifle seized by Seattle police. File photo

King County examines gun violence trends

Nearly 77 percent of shooting victims this so far year in county have been people of color.

 

Developer gets the green light on north-end property

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

 

Need a lift

School’s out: Families, children flock to the park for summertime fun

  • Jun 25, 2019

 

Inquest ordered into fatal shooting of man by Auburn Police

King County Executive Dow Constantine requests King County Superior Court to provide a courtroom for the proceeding

Das claims racism, sexism during closed-door legislative meetings in Olympia

First-year senator speaks her mind at Kent Chamber of Commerce gathering

Real-time arrival information now available at all Link light rail stations

Displays show times for next three trains

  • Jun 25, 2019

Auburn Police to patrol for fireworks June 24-July 5

Auburn Police began extra emphasis patrols for fireworks on Monday, June 24. The patrols will run each night through July 5. Auburn Police Chief Bill… Continue reading

  • Jun 25, 2019
In this file photo, marchers make their way from Trinity Episcopal Church in Everett on Feb. 26, 2017. Muslim refugees’ admissions into the U.S. have declined by 85 percent since the Trump administration came into power in 2017, according to the International Rescue Committee. Sound Publishing file photo

Report: Fewer refugees settling in U.S. and Washington state

Admissions are on pace to only reach around one-fifth of their limit in 2019.

In this file photo, marchers make their way from Trinity Episcopal Church in Everett on Feb. 26, 2017. Muslim refugees’ admissions into the U.S. have declined by 85 percent since the Trump administration came into power in 2017, according to the International Rescue Committee. Sound Publishing file photo

Trial date for accused child rapist moved to July 10 at RJC

The trial date for an Auburn man whom the King County Prosecutor claims took a 14-year-old middle school student to his apartment on Oct. 9,… Continue reading

Traffic alert: Two major events Saturday evening to impact streets

The city of Auburn traffic division, police department and streets division will be working in the coming days and weeks to accommodate extra activities, festivals… Continue reading

  • Jun 24, 2019

Auburn Parks prepares for KidsDay on Tuesday, June 25

Full day in the park includes games, rides, food, art and entertainment

  • Jun 24, 2019

King County Green Schools Program recognizes Auburn schools | Briefs

Program benefits include reduced resource and energy use

  • Jun 23, 2019

Splendid landmark

Community comes to celebrate Neely Mansion’s 125th anniversary

  • Jun 23, 2019

Capping the journey

Graduating seniors from Auburn Mountainview High School’s class of ‘19 toss their caps into the air at the end of commencement at Auburn Memorial Stadium… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2019

Model aircraft hobbyists host 38th annual Stuntathon Saturday, Sunday in Auburn

Local model aircraft hobbyists host the 38th annual Stuntathon, a premier Northwest all-stunt contest for model aircrafts, Saturday, June 22 and Sunday, June 23, at… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2019

Proposed for the neighborhood

Facilty to house patients who’ve finished mental health treatment and need to re-enter the community coming to Auburn

Auburn Police blotter | June 21

The Auburn Police Department responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between June 11 and 17: June 11 Felony harassment: 7:50 a.m.,… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2019

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | June 21

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 276 calls for service between June 10 and 16, among them the following: June 10 Aid call: 6:39… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2019
The YMCA is teaming up with Google to host workshops for parents to help teach families about online safety and digital citizenship. COURTESY IMAGE, Google

Auburn Valley YMCA hosts free workshop on internet safety

Y joins Google’s campaign to help families create healthy digital habits

  • Jun 21, 2019
The YMCA is teaming up with Google to host workshops for parents to help teach families about online safety and digital citizenship. COURTESY IMAGE, Google

Q/A: all about enhanced services facilities

Here is some of what the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services has to say about enhanced services facilities: Question: What is the… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2019