Wire Service

HOT report

The Valley Freeway recently made way for high occupancy toll (HOT) lanes, a pilot project provided through the Washington State Department of Transportation.

Births

Auburn Regional Medical Center

Bill Seek
Bill Seek

Authorities identify man killed by train

The King County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the man killed in a train pedestrian accident in Auburn May 7 near the 1200 block of C Street Northwest as Juan Martinez, 50, of Renton.

Ron Shackelford
Ron Shackelford
Blake Shelton

Country star Shelton headlines Auburn Rotary Scholarship Show

Blake Shelton, a multi-platinum selling performer, headlines the 25th annual Auburn Rotary Scholarship Show at the Auburn Performing Arts Center on Friday.

Blake Shelton

Terminal Park ELL club set to hold open house

Terminal Park Elementary School’s English Language Learner (ELL) club will host its annual open house from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Terminal Park Elementary School gymnasium.

Sweep city

Sweep city

Volunteers came together on Saturday to participate in the City of Auburn’s Clean Sweep project.

Sweep city

Police blotter

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service between May 10 and May 2:

Angela Hayes

Auburn woman fulfills dream, joins WSP

For rookie Trooper Angela Hayes, her recent graduation from the Washington State Patrol (WSP) Academy is the culmination of a 16-year long dream.

Angela Hayes

Hagan joins Valley Bank

Melissa Hagan

Longtime State Farm Insurance agent Nadine Toles can be found at her new office at 1525 A St. NE
Longtime State Farm Insurance agent Nadine Toles can be found at her new office at 1525 A St. NE

Traumatic brain injury treatment site on agenda

State Senator Pam Roach, R-Auburn, co-chair of the Joint Select Committee on Military and Veterans Affairs has announced the next veteran’s meeting will be held Wednesday, June 4 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Buckley Armory. The public is invited to participate.

Fire, rescue blotter

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 208 calls for service between May 5 and May 11, among them the following:

Police blotter

Auburn police responded to the following calls for service between May 13 and May 12:

One year later, Promiseland excels at new location

Promiseland Christian Learning Center, a longtime Auburn institution for early child development, has come far in just a short period of time at its new location.

Optimist Club plans Bicycle Safety Fair

The Auburn Optimist Club’s 18th Bicycle Safety Fair will be held June 7 at the Auburn Eagles parking lot, 702 M Street NE.

A talented singer and actress

Rudd grows into role as Miss Auburn

The Auburn Reporter recently caught up with Cara Rudd, a 21-year-old Federal Way woman who was crowned Miss Auburn earlier this year. Rudd – a polished and well-traveled entertainer who first took the stage in musical theater at age 7 – worked as a choreographer for the Tahoma School District.

A talented singer and actress

Police blotter

Auburn police responded to the following calls for service between May 18 and May 14:

2 missing on raging Green River

High, cold and swift waters contributed to the disappearance of two men Saturday on the Green River and caused the King County Office and the county Department of Emergency Management to close the Green and Cedar rivers to all recreation until further notice.