GOING GREEN: Green River Community College’s Continu

GOING GREEN: Green River Community College’s Continuing Education, in conjunction with the City of Auburn, will present “Going Green Northwest” on Thursday. The community service program will present a variety of resources in how to reduce energy consumption and carbon footprints. The event will offer resources and information through displays, exhibits, presenters and vendors on topics such as recycling, energy conservation, sustainability, natural yard care and composting, household hazardous waste, solar energy and building green. The event, which is free to the public, will be held at the Auburn’s main campus in the Lindbloom Student Center from 4:30 to 9 p.m., with specific top presentations from 6-8 p.m.

  • Oct 22, 2008

Church invites community to join Halloween event

Come one, come all to Messiah Lutheran Church's annual Halloween carnival and trunk-or-treating event between 5 and 7:30 p.m. on Sunday.The event kicks off with… Continue reading

  • Oct 21, 2008

Arthur Jacobsen Elementary pays tribute to first-grader Mara Adams

Students, teachers, parents, family and friends came together Friday at Arthur Jacobsen Elementary School for an emotional tribute to Mara Adams, a first-grader who died Sept. 22 of a rare form of pediatric brain cancer.

Minister finds a new home with a storied Algona church

The historic Algona church and its humble pastor share stories, wrinkles and a steady mission. But age and today’s challenges cannot stop the man and the vintage house of worship he serves from doing wonderful things on the corner of Warde and Milwaukee. These days, Algona’s storied sanctuary is on the mend, and its 68-year-old minister stays young at heart in the service of the community.



  • Oct 20, 2008

Auburn Mountainview soccer grabs another win

Auburn Mountainview goalkeeper Deanna Colburn is in a bit of a groove these days.

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  • Oct 20, 2008

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for ser

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service between Oct. 19 and Oct. 17:

  • Oct 20, 2008

Griefworks helps soothe pain of others

When Thel Harbin lost her beloved husband to leukemia in 2004 three years after his terminal diagnosis, she assured herself she had time to prepare for his death, that she could get through the pain.

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  • Oct 20, 2008

City, groups to hold community update meeting on Stewart Road/8th Street projects

The cities of Auburn and Pacific invite the public to join Pacific-area businesses and Auburn's Citizen's Trails and Transportation Committee for an update on the… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2008

Volunteers wanted: Pacific plots planting party Saturday

The City of Pacific needs volunteers to participate in a Pacific Meadows Wetlands Habitat Restoration planting party Saturday.Volunteers are asked to meet at 8:45 a.m.… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2008

Auburn calendar of events | Oct. 22

Special EventsAuburn Tourism: For special events in the Auburn area, visit the Web site: annual Howl and Prowl Adoptathon: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 25-26.… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2008

Auburn Reporter Business Briefs | Oct. 18

• Auburn Sports and Marine, located at 810 Auburn Way N., is the newest addition to the North River Boats’ independent dealer network.

  • Oct 20, 2008

Firm, city swap downtown properties

A Seattle-based real estate investment and development firm and the City of Auburn officially exchanged downtown properties on two blocks south of City Hall Thursday… Continue reading

Lights still on for improved Auburn Avenue Theater

There is no money in the kitty to effect needed repairs and spruce up the Auburn Avenue Theater, and given the state of the economy there probably won’t be for several years.

Fire & rescue blotter

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 174 calls for service between Oct. 7 and Oct. 12, among them the following:

  • Oct 17, 2008

Police blotter

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service between Oct. 12 and Oct. 14:

  • Oct 17, 2008