Robert Whale

State Senate leaders say an outside investigation into a rape allegation made against state Sen. Joe Fain will continue even though he lost his reelection bid. REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Senate committee to move forward with investigation into rape allegation against Fain

But some question whether to proceed with probe in wake of the senator losing his reelection bid

 

Joe Fain and Mona Das. FILE PHOTOS

Fain concedes election to Das in race for state Senate seat | UPDATE

Auburn Republican falls 548 votes behind the Democratic challenger from Covington in latest count

 

State Sen. Joe Fain, R-Auburn, speaks on the Senate floor. REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Senate committee approves hiring investigator to look into rape allegation against Fain

Seattle woman claims state Senator from Auburn sexually assaulted her in 2007

 

Joe Fain and Mona Das. FILE PHOTOS

Early returns: Fain, Das waging a tight battle for 47th District State Senate seat

Sullivan leading, Hargrove trailing in state representative races

Joe Fain and Mona Das. FILE PHOTOS

Murray, Democrats make final push for Schrier in Auburn visit

Veteran senator joins 8th Congressional candidate as they thank volunteers, greet voters on the eve of general election

Candidates for state office stake out their positions before Auburn crowd

47th and 31st Legislative districts represented at chamber-backed event

Bringing all types of art to life

Creative, versatile Brugger to teach Green River College’s first ever how-to animation class this fall

Dr. Shannon Hader, a candidate for the 8th Congressional District seat, fields a question as her opponents, Jason Rittereiser and Kim Schrier, look on during their forum in Auburn on March 16. ROBERT WHALE, Auburn Reporter

Democrats weigh in on issues

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

Dr. Shannon Hader, a candidate for the 8th Congressional District seat, fields a question as her opponents, Jason Rittereiser and Kim Schrier, look on during their forum in Auburn on March 16. ROBERT WHALE, Auburn Reporter
Gov. Jay Inslee. REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Inslee talks clean-energy economy, climate

Governor vows to fight, and win, those battles for the state

Gov. Jay Inslee. REPORTER FILE PHOTO