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Set your clocks

Pacific Standard Time officially starts at 2 a.m. Sunday, and Metro Transit passengers should keep that in mind when taking early trips. Tonight, all Saturday service, including night owl trips that leave the Central Business District at 2:15 a.m. and 3:30 a.m., operate on Daylight Saving Time. If you ride the bus Saturday night, including the 2:15 a.m. and 3:30 a.m. Owls, wait to set your clocks back until after you are done riding buses for the night. All trips leaving the bus bases on Sunday morning operate on PST. If you are planning to ride Sunday morning service, be sure to set your clock back Saturday night.

  • Oct 31, 2008

2 killed Thursday in major I-5 wreck

Two people were killed and two seriously injured Thursday night in a five-car accident involving a wrong-way driver on southbound Interstate 5 at South 272nd… Continue reading

  • Oct 31, 2008

Car crash ruptures gas line, closing highway for nearly 5 hours

A pickup truck driven by a 19-year-old woman ran off the road and struck a natural gas line on the Auburn Enumclaw Highway two miles east of Auburn at about 4:20 a.m. Wednesday, rupturing the line and closing the busy corridor between Southeast 300th Street and Southeast 400th Street for nearly five hours.

  • Oct 31, 2008

Auburn Dance Academy honored

KING 5 “Evening Magazine” viewers chose Auburn Dance Academy as the Best Dance Studio in Western Washington. ADA dancers were featured on the TV program Tuesday. The academy was recognized for its commitment to excellence in dance education and child development. More than 900 parents and students recognize the ADA’s strong educational program each week at class.

  • Oct 31, 2008

Good look, new spot

The last thing Auburn needs is to discourage new businesses, so I’d like to respond to

  • Oct 31, 2008

Athletes of the week

JOSH JETER

  • Oct 31, 2008

Fallout

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  • Oct 31, 2008

Green talk

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  • Oct 31, 2008

Auburn students complete WAS residency program

Auburn High School’s Ashley Allman, Sarah Frederick and Bret Renschler, Auburn Mountainview’s Justis Tena, Corey Smith and Travis Dietz and Jefferson’s Ari Schumer graduated from the Washington Aerospace Scholars Summer Residency Program.

  • Oct 31, 2008

VRFA buys ladder truck

After a six-month comprehensive evaluation and review process, the Valley Regional Fire Authority Governance Board authorized the purchase of a Rosenbauer Metz 105’ Raptor ladder truck to serve the community.

  • Oct 31, 2008

Police blotter

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service between Oct. 26 and Oct. 29:

  • Oct 31, 2008

Fire & rescue blotter

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 163 calls for service between Oct. 20 and Oct. 24, among them the following:

  • Oct 31, 2008

Proud tradition continues: Auburn to host large Veterans Day program

Flags, families and thousands of veterans will line Main Street in Auburn for the mile-long Veterans Day parade to be held next Saturday

  • Oct 31, 2008

Historic Olson Farm blossoms as learning center for young, old

In its 120-plus years, the Mary Olson Farm on Green River Road had seen many such mornings, crisp and clean and cool, golds and reds crowning the trees in the orchard and woods with autumn glory.

Auburn Reporter Police Blotter | Oct. 29

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service between Oct. 26 and Oct. 24:

  • Oct 30, 2008

Auburn calendar of events | Nov. 1

Special EventsAuburn Tourism: For special events in the Auburn area, visit the Web site: www.auburntourism.com.43rd annual Veterans Day Parade & Observance: 11 a.m. Nov. 8.… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2008

Regional A&E Calendar | Nov. 1

Special EventsSococulture: For information about cultural events throughout South King County, visit www.sococulture.org.Biz-art Fine Art and Craft Weekend: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 1; 11 a.m.-4… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2008

30-year TB high in the county reflects ongoing health threat

Showing a local symptom of a global epidemic, King County reached a new 30-year high for tuberculosis in 2007, with 161 people diagnosed with active… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2008

Forum face-off: Bergeson, Dorn duel over public school topics

Testing standards and school funding were the two main topics discussed this past week as the candidates for Office of Superintendent of Public sat down… Continue reading

  • Oct 30, 2008