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Party Patrol continues crackdown

Party Patrol – a crackdown on underage drinking – is paying off for local police agencies.The multi-jurisdictional effort coordinated by the King County Sheriff’s Office… Continue reading

  • Jun 16, 2008
Joe Malgarini

Capturing Black Diamond’s storied past

The town of Black Diamond has seen its fair share of change over time.

  • Jun 14, 2008
Joe Malgarini
Joe Malgarini

Capturing Black Diamond’s storied past Friends gather at high school reunion to celebrate town’s yesteryear

The town of Black Diamond has seen its fair share of change over time.

  • Jun 14, 2008
Joe Malgarini

Noteworthy Names

ADAM BARRETT, AR girls basketball

  • Jun 13, 2008

Students grow from harvesting food

Students from Auburn Mountainview High School and Arthur Jacobsen Elementary came together to reap the crops they sowed.

  • Jun 13, 2008

Auburn police mourn loss of service dog

The Auburn Police Department sadly announced the passing of Police Service Dog Ronin. He succumbed quickly to a chest infection on June 6. Ronin was 5 years old.

  • Jun 13, 2008

Police blotter

Auburn police responded

  • Jun 13, 2008

Lisko joins Coldwell

Auburn’s Don Lisko has joined Coldwell Banker Commercial Offenbecher as a leasing and sales associate.

  • Jun 13, 2008
Auburn’s original charter members of the Dr. Frank D. Merritt Guild are
Auburn’s original charter members of the Dr. Frank D. Merritt Guild are

Officials try to get tougher on graffiti

Be it artistic, gang related or just plain nasty, graffiti is fast becoming a costly pain, an eyesore and a gross blight throughout the City of Auburn.

Arthur Jacobsen Elementary School first-graders

Harvest time

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  • Jun 13, 2008
Arthur Jacobsen Elementary School first-graders

Woman dies in head-on crash on West Valley Highway North

A two-car, head-on accident at the intersection of West Valley Highway and 37th Street Northwest Monday afternoon killed an 83-year-old Auburn woman and sent her… Continue reading

  • Jun 11, 2008

Auburn police mourn loss of service dog Ronin

The Auburn Police Department sadly announces the passing of Police Service Dog Ronin. Ronin succumbed quickly to a chest infection on June 6. Ronin was… Continue reading

  • Jun 11, 2008
VRFA Firefighters attempt to remove a passenger from a smashed mini van involved in a head-on crash Monday on West Valley Highway North.

Woman killed after head-on accident on West Valley Highway North

The Valley Regional Fire Authority – with assistance of Kent Fire Department – responded to a motor vehicle accident at 3702 W. Valley Highway N.,… Continue reading

  • Jun 11, 2008
VRFA Firefighters attempt to remove a passenger from a smashed mini van involved in a head-on crash Monday on West Valley Highway North.
Elizabeth Wroe and Matt Sencenbaugh were humble leaders of the pack at Auburn High.

Head of the ’08 class

Editor’s note: The Auburn Reporter salutes some of the best graduating seniors from each of the school district’s four high schools. The top boy and girl graduates were selected by their respective schools.

  • Jun 11, 2008
Elizabeth Wroe and Matt Sencenbaugh were humble leaders of the pack at Auburn High.
Linda Cowan greets Myrna Warwick at her retirement party as outgoing Auburn School District superintendent. Warwick

School’s finally out for Auburn superintendent

What happened in the Auburn School District board room Thursday officially was “a retirement party,” a term usually associated with long, slow decline. And with so many colleagues and friends milling about swapping stories, it certainly looked like such an event. But when Linda Cowan is the retiree, the term “retirement” needs amplification – for the district’s high-energy superintendent would be the last person to take that storied rocking chair and gather dust.

Linda Cowan greets Myrna Warwick at her retirement party as outgoing Auburn School District superintendent. Warwick

Pep rally set for Roach

The City of Bonney Lake will host a pep rally for Olympic weightlifter Melanie Roach at noon Monday at Allen Yorke Park, 7625 West Tapps… Continue reading

  • Jun 10, 2008
Alisa Gravel
Alisa Gravel

Holland America Line promotes Desimone

Holland America Line has promoted Auburn’s Monica Desimone to director, tour accounting and administration.

  • Jun 9, 2008
Larry Gee

Great catch

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  • Jun 9, 2008
Larry Gee