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Construction work to impact Auburn Way North – 30th Street NE to 35th Street NE | Updates

Beginning Tuesday, May 7, through Wednesday, May 9, construction work by Miles Resources for the Duffy’s Auto Brokerage project will require lane closures and disruptions… Continue reading

  • May 6, 2019

Apply now for reserved parking at the Sounder Station parking garage

Auburn and Puyallup Station frequent Sounder riders, applications are open to reserve your parking space. Qualified riders can buy a solo permit or get reserved… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2019

Traveler to King County in late April tested positive for measles

A Canadian resident from British Columbia who traveled to Seattle in late April 2019 has been diagnosed with measles. The traveler, a man in his… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2019
Cherry trees fully in bloom at the State Capitol Building in Olympia. Photo by Linda J. Smith

I-1000 passes state Legislature as advocates hope to increase equality

The initiative could allow affirmative action to return to Washington state after 20 years.

Cherry trees fully in bloom at the State Capitol Building in Olympia. Photo by Linda J. Smith

Long journey for a worthy cause

From Kent to the Keys: former NASCAR driver Kyle Petty sets a different pace, leading a Harley field for charity

Orlandic-Hodak announces bid for Auburn City Council

For decades, said Vera Orlandic-Hodak, she has been, “a leader, a doer, a grateful community member and a devoted mother.” On Thursday, the Lakeland Hills… Continue reading

Runners and their furry friends start the Dog Trot at Game Farm Park last year. RACHEL CIAMPI, Auburn Reporter

Join Auburn Petpalooza’s Dog Trot Fun Run

3K/5K courses available; register early

  • May 4, 2019
Runners and their furry friends start the Dog Trot at Game Farm Park last year. RACHEL CIAMPI, Auburn Reporter

Healthy Kids Day returns to the Auburn Valley Y

Free community event inspires active bodies and fun

  • May 4, 2019

Homelessness may be trending down after seven years

A press release from the annual count showed a reduction in people living without a home.

King County International Airport, also known as Boeing Field. Photo courtesy of kingcounty.gov

King County airport operators will stop serving ICE flights

Three companies at Boeing Field have indicated they will not service deportation flights.

King County International Airport, also known as Boeing Field. Photo courtesy of kingcounty.gov
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Semi-truck rollover snarls traffic in Auburn area

West Valley Highway to Eastbound State Route 18 was blocked Thursday afternoon because of a semi-truck crash. According to the Washington State Patrol, a semi… Continue reading

  • May 3, 2019
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Auburn Police blotter | May 3

The Auburn Police Department responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between April 20 and 28: April 20 Missing person: 4:44 p.m.,… Continue reading

  • May 3, 2019

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | May 3

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 236 calls for service between April 22 and 28, among them the following: April 22  Aid call: 9:39… Continue reading

  • May 3, 2019

Green River College’s Barton honored for work with water

Peggy Barton, director of Washington Certification Services at Green River College, recently received a Lifetime Achievement award for her work advancing the cause of certifying… Continue reading

  • May 3, 2019

Storied Main Street Market about to close

Owner Rob Gerson to step away and try something new, entertains a buyer

Homeless may be trending down after seven years in King County

A preliminary release from the 2019 point in time homelessness count shows the number of people experiencing homelessness in King County has dropped for the… Continue reading

Muckleshoot Indian Tribe to develop luxury hotel at Auburn casino

Opening in 2021, dynamic resort experience to meet guest demand, the tribe says

Remembering the Fall of Saigon and its aftermath

Vietnamese community commemorates 44th anniversary of Black April

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Single-prop plane flips at Auburn Municipal Airport; pilot is OK

A small, single-prop plane flipped onto its top while taxiing down the runway at Auburn Municipal Airport on Tuesday evening, the Valley Regional Fire Authority… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2019
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Registration open for summit for young women of color

Y.E.L.L. Summit at Highline College targets South King County students

  • May 1, 2019