Largest salmonella outbreak linked to live poultry

Nationally, 2017 had more Salmonella cases linked to backyard poultry than ever recorded.

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Inslee and outrage

After the election of President Trump, many in Seattle and its surrounding communities let their anger be heard. Gov. Jay Inslee was one of them.

Man beaten up while daughter watches from car

The following information was compiled from Renton Police Department incident reports.

Photo courtesy of Vicki Maddy

Renton athletes compete, rank among best in state

Local athletes from Lindbergh, Renton, Hazen and Liberty competed in the state tournaments last week at the Tacoma Dome.

Photo courtesy of Renton Fire PIO Twitter page

Renton RFA battle fire in home with marijuana grow operation

Crews responded to the fire around 4 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 20 on the 11600 block of Southeast Petrovitsky Road.

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Local Latina author’s work highlighted in new campaign

Maria de Lourdes Victoria’s poem was selected for Waste Management’s new campaign that’s “for Latinos, by Latinos.”

Connect2Classes Tested: Michael Duarte-Pedrosa checks out the School of Visual Concepts

How to Write a Brilliant Creative Brief workshop lives up to its name

Free flu vaccinations for Renton residents Feb. 28

Vaccinations will be available from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Renton Senior Activity Center.

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Cold weather shelter to remain open Thursday, Feb. 22 | UPDATE

Food and blanket donations are still welcomed.

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Hitting the bullseye | COMIC

Frank Shiers, Jr.’s editorial comic, week of Feb. 16, 2018.

In addition to being a key employer, Boeing also works to protect the environment, educate students, support veterans and military families, and more.

Boeing releases Community and Economic Benefits Report

Company’s wide-ranging influence includes employment, education, environment and charitable giving

Business

Military leaders can transform education

“They are good at sizing up situations, take calculated risks and work to find plausible solutions.”

 

Sports

Changes coming to 2A SPSL next year

The 2A SPSL will expand from two divisions to three.

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Hazen Highlanders send seven wrestlers to state tournament

The team competed at the boys and girls Region II Championship on Feb. 10.

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Life
Photo by DigitalRalph on Flickr

Boeing Academy for STEM Learning is awarding scholarships

Scholarships will be up to $29,500 annually for four years. Flight training scholarships are up to $10,000.

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Kentridge student serves as Senate page

Logan Gust recently spent a week in Olympia.

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Marketplace

Search Advertising Remains One of the Best Ways to Reach Customers

Every search can be considered a signal of intent, giving advertisers a massive opportunity.

 

Boeing’s six-week Fabrication internship has hosted about 120 high school interns over the last five years.

Fabrication internship emphasizes STEM education among Puget Sound high schoolers

‘One-of-a-kind opportunity’ lets students explore manufacturing and engineering techniques

 

Brand Websites in the Mobile, Cross-Device Era

What does the distributed, multi-device reality mean for the original channel — the brand website?

 

Programmatic Buying is Changing Digital Advertising for Local Advertisers

Programmatic provides advertisers more options for controlling their spend and who sees their ads.

 

Northwest

The other Robert E. Lee

Some people in Kent thought their police station was named for the Confederate general. They were wrong.

 

Photo by Kathryn Decker/Flickr

State legislators look to “ban the box”

The House of Representatives votes to end questioning criminal history on job applications.

 

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