Auburn High School teacher earns WJEA’s highest honor

For the Reporter When Gov. Jay Inslee signed the Student Press Rights bill into law on Wednesday, it was partly because a journalism teacher and… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2018


Democrats weigh in on issues

Three 8th Congressional District candidates discuss health care, economics and the opioid crisis


‘Focus On Today’

Auburn students, staff honor the 1-year anniversary of Bob Jones’ death with a tribute, fundraising effort


Traffic advisory: Auburn Way North – 49th Street NE to South 277th Street

Beginning Monday, March 19, through Wednesday, March 21, utility work by North Sky Communications will require lane restrictions for northbound and southbound traffic on Auburn… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2018

Washington Women’s Mayoral Forum to discuss city sustainability priorities

Backus, Ralph join other mayors, Gov. Inslee to share top initiatives at GoGreen Conference on April 4

  • Mar 17, 2018

Auburn-area students named to dean’s list at University of Washington

Students from the Auburn area have been named to the dean’s list at the University of Washington for autumn 2017 quarter. To qualify for the… Continue reading

  • Mar 16, 2018

47th District Democrats to gather in Auburn on March 24 to select state convention delegates

Meeting set for 10 a.m. at Auburn Aerospace Machinists Union Hall

  • Mar 16, 2018

Talbert’s tale of survival

West Auburn assistant principal vows to beat kidney disease, live life to the fullest

Auburn Police blotter | March 16

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between March 6 and 12. March 6 Trespassing: 11:30 a.m., 1241 Auburn Way… Continue reading

  • Mar 16, 2018

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | March 16

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 221 calls for service between March 5 and March 10, among them the following: March 5 Aid call:… Continue reading

  • Mar 16, 2018

City Council fully updates sidewalk ordinance for the first time since Ike was in the White House

Many years have passed since the City of Auburn last updated most of the ordinance that relates to installation and maintenance of sidewalk areas within… Continue reading

Auburn traffic advisory: West Valley Highway, 37th Street NW to South 287th Street

Beginning Monday, March 19, through Wednesday, March 21, construction on the North Auburn Logistics Development Project by Columbia River Contractors will require alternating traffic for… Continue reading

  • Mar 15, 2018

Solemn service at Auburn’s Vietnam War Memorial groundbreaking

Alliance, city leaders, veterans welcome planned shrine at Les Gove Park

New ramp configuration coming to I-405 interchange

For the Reporter Drivers who use the southbound Interstate 405 ramp to southbound State Route 167/Rainier Avenue South should prepare for a new configuration starting… Continue reading

  • Mar 15, 2018

Auburn couple scratch their way to new mobile home

For the Reporter An Auburn woman is celebrating a $50,000 lottery win after playing the Washington Lottery’s Crossword Extra Play Scratch. The woman, who wishes… Continue reading

  • Mar 15, 2018

Wales in trouble for using obscenity to refer to peer at City Council meeting

Council member’s comment remains in question

South King County youth shelter reopens after 4-year closure

Nexus Youth and Families intends to shelter a minimum of 225 under 18 youth

  • Mar 15, 2018

Auburn traffic advisory/night work: Auburn Way South and Muckleshoot Plaza

On Monday, March 19, construction for the Auburn Way South safety improvements project will a require a traffic signal system shutdown at the intersection of… Continue reading

  • Mar 15, 2018

DaShawn Horne’s steady comeback

Family, friends support Auburn man who was beaten in hate crime attack

Show of strong support

Auburn students march to City Hall, urging stricter gun control in wake of Florida shootings