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Utility work to affect West Valley Highway N | UPDATES

On Wednesday, Oct. 16, and Thursday, Oct. 17, utility work by Cannon Construction for Comcast will require lane closures and disruptions to both directions of… Continue reading

  • Oct 14, 2019

 

Kiwanians present inaugural 5K Purple Sock Walk/Run on Oct. 26

The Kiwanis Club of the Valley, Auburn, presents the inaugural 5K Purple Sock Walk/Run at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Roegner Park, 601 Oravetz… Continue reading

  • Oct 14, 2019

 

Motorcyclist killed on southbound SR 167 near Renton, Kent | Update

Driver in Oct. 11 crash identified as 59-year-old Grays Harbor County man

  • Oct 14, 2019

 

Dane Scarimbolo and Dominique Torgerson run Four Horsemen Brewery in Kent. They were almost shut down in late 2017 by King County, which after years of letting them operate a brewery and taproom, decided they were in violation of county code. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

Proposed winery ordinance irks King County farmers, neighbors and businesses

Concerns include more traffic, higher land prices, code enforcement and compliance.

Dane Scarimbolo and Dominique Torgerson run Four Horsemen Brewery in Kent. They were almost shut down in late 2017 by King County, which after years of letting them operate a brewery and taproom, decided they were in violation of county code. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

Auburn parks pitch to clear the air

On Monday, city council to hear proposal for smoking and vaping ban in city parks and park buildings

Entenman to host coffee, conversation Oct. 19 in downtown Kent

State representative to be at Cafe on Fourth

  • Oct 14, 2019

Wilson invites constituents to 30th District coffee hour on Oct. 21

Sen. Claire Wilson, D-Auburn, hosts a Constituent Coffee Hour from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 21, in the food court of the Commons… Continue reading

  • Oct 14, 2019

Two Federal Way gang members charged with murder of teen dumped in Green River

Suspects allegedly brutally beat boy with a bat, chopped him with a machete before dismembering and dumping his body.

Volunteer hands and muscle

Habitat for Humanity Seattle-King County and Bank of America volunteers provide exterior work on three new homes in Pacific

  • Oct 11, 2019

Vehicle hits, injures pedestrian on M Street SE

A vehicle struck and injured a pedestrian who walked into the northbound lane of M Street Southeast on Thursday night, Auburn Police said. Police received… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2019

Auburn Police blotter | Oct. 11

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between Oct. 1 and 4: Oct. 1 DUI: 6 a.m., 1100 block of… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2019

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Oct. 11

Between Sept. 30 and Oct. 4, the Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 274 calls for service, among them the following: Sept. 30 Aid call:… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2019

Police need public’s help to find missing Auburn woman

A 21-year-old Auburn woman remains missing, and police need help to locate her. Kaylee Mae Nelson-Jerry has has not been heard from for some time,… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2019

State Board of Health passes emergency ban on flavored vapor products

The Washington State Board of Health on Wednesday passed an emergency rule banning the sale of flavored vapor products or any products that will be… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2019

Swenson joins Highline College Board of Trustees

Gov. Jay Inslee recently appointed Sharmila Swenson to the Highline College Board of Trustees. She joins a board that has served a collective 33 years… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2019

Renton man wins $1.1 million on $6 bet at Muckleshoot Casino

A departure from the usual has lead to a life-changing win for a Renton man. Phani Jampala recently became a millionaire after a recent visit… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2019

Road to ruin or lower taxes? City Council opposes I-976

Councilman Brown: ‘one of the most dangerous initiatives’

Authorities nab suspect in killing of teen found in Green River

Arrest follows officer-involved shooting in Federal Way | PHOTOS

Civil rights activist Mendez to speak in Kent

Nov. 14 at Green River College Kent Campus

  • Oct 9, 2019

Two of four arrested for thefts at Auburn, Milton post offices this past summer | Update

Authorities have arrested two of the four people the U.S. Postal Service suspects of having committed a string of post office box burglaries in Auburn,… Continue reading