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Auburn Police blotter | May 25

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between May 15 and 19: May 15 Resisting or interfering with police: 12:22… Continue reading

  • May 25, 2018

 

Prosecutor charges Auburn couple with abuse of their daughter

The little girl told police officers her 41-year-old stepfather and her biological mother would “whoop” her with a belt, sometimes tearing her skin, even as… Continue reading

 

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | May 25

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 232 requests for service between May 14 and 20, among them the following: May 14 Aid call: 5:13… Continue reading

  • May 25, 2018

 

Some King County elected leaders want to spend $180 million on maintenance upkeep at Safeco Field in Seattle. Photo by HyunJae Park/Flickr

King County leaders want to allocate $180 million to Safeco Field

But once councilmember thinks funding for affordable housing and the arts should come before subsidizing stadium maintenance.

Some King County elected leaders want to spend $180 million on maintenance upkeep at Safeco Field in Seattle. Photo by HyunJae Park/Flickr
MARK KLAAS, Auburn Reporter

Mountain View Cemetery to host Memorial Day ceremony

Sen. Cantwell to speak at Tahoma National; other area events planned

MARK KLAAS, Auburn Reporter
Sen. Joe Fain, R-Auburn, speaks at his campaign kickoff event at the accesso ShoWare Center on Tuesday. COURTESY PHOTO

Sen. Fain kicks off re-election campaign at ShoWare

State Sen. Joe Fain, R-Auburn, launched his re-election campaign at the accesso ShoWare Center on Tuesday morning in front of hundreds of supporters. Fain is… Continue reading

  • May 24, 2018
Sen. Joe Fain, R-Auburn, speaks at his campaign kickoff event at the accesso ShoWare Center on Tuesday. COURTESY PHOTO

Council lifts restrictions on volunteer board seats

Commissions and boards the city has, among them the Arts Commission, the Transportation Advisory Board and the Airport Advisory Committee. Of course, the City needs… Continue reading

King County considers buying 65,000 acres for conservation

The proposed plan would protect forests, trails, shorelines, and farms.

Candidate filing week for Aug. 7 primary ends Friday: hundreds of offices up for election

Candidate filing week for the Aug. 7 primary in Washington state began Monday for hundreds of offices, from city council to U.S. Senator. In this… Continue reading

Students all in for Avery

Student director, producer setting the stage for a benefit to help Auburn family and their foundation to fight a terrible disease

Night flight: Auburn Police pursuits up 63 percent

Eluders keep cops busy in the wee hours

Air, ground forces at work

Police, sheriff’s deputies and the KCSD’s Guardian 1 Helicopter catch fugitive in Forest Villa neighborhood

Paddling toward world waters

Washington Masters Dragon Boat teams prepare to compete in Hungary this summer

City Council debates digital parity

Officials can agree on 10 years to complete project, it’s the percentage of coverage that baffles

Authorites find elderly woman who had been missing in Auburn since Sunday

The King County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday found a 76-year-old woman who had been missing since Sunday morning. Mary Gibbs was last seen on foot… Continue reading

  • May 22, 2018

Auburn’s Kukors Smith sues USA Swimming

Former Olympian, world record-holder alleges sexual abuse cover-up

Thousands to join Sikh celebration in Kent on Saturday

Day features prayer, music, demonstrations and a large parade

Auburn’s Animal House

Petpalooza – a festival for pets of all sizes and shapes – fills Game Farm Park | PHOTOS

Traffic advisory: Auburn Way North at 30th Street NE

On Tuesday, May 22, and Wednesday, May 23, construction by North Sky Communications for CenturyLink will require lane closures and disruptions to traffic at the… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2018

Raids made on multiple illegal grow houses in investigation of international money laundering and interstate marijuana trafficking

Over the last few days investigators executed search warrants at 17 different Puget Sound area locations, and a commercial property in New Jersey, in connection… Continue reading

  • May 19, 2018