Robert Morrison enters guilty plea to all charges

The former martial arts studio owner remains in custody. His sentencing is scheduled for Sept. 21.

An artistic representation of what the “after” would look like for the Williams and South 2nd streets intersection, one of the big projects in the Six-Year Transportation Plan. Courtesy of City of Renton.

City begins updating transportation plan

The community is invited to a public hearing during the Aug. 20 Renton City Council meeting.

Photo courtesy of Renton Police Department
                                Officers and Firefighters learning the dance moves for the video.

The time of their lives

Renton police and fire in sync in viral video challenge

Attendees of the rally outside the school district board meeting Wednesday, Aug. 8. Photos courtesy of Cami Kiel

Renton school staff, district discuss budget, salary hikes

Unions expressed initial upset and confusion money wouldn’t be going to staff

King County Executive Dow Constantine addresses One Table members at the group’s Aug. 3 meeting at Seattle City Hall. Photo by Josh Kelety

One Table Has No Clear Game Plan for Regional Homelessness

Seattle and King County’s joint task force to address the crisis still only has vague strategies.

A King County detective was suspended for attacking an Uber driver back in 2017 while off-duty. Photo by SounderBruce/Wikipedia Commons

King County Suspends a Detective for Attacking an Uber Driver

The Sheriff’s discipline comes as the result of violent off-duty behavior.

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Closing night Charlie Brown this Saturday

There will also be alternate parking for “Cruz the Loop” road closures.

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Trim hanging baskets, get a bounty of blooms

Petunias, verbenas and begonias, oh my! Time to trim these plants; the reward a bounty of new blooms

Renton man dies following one car collision

The incident occurred Thursday afternoon on Interstate 90.

Business

Bellevue company patent infringement win gives small inventors hope

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Sports
Photo from Seahawks training by Haley Ausbun

Seahawks Announce 2018 Enhancements to Fan Experience on Gamedays at CenturyLink Field

The following a release from the Seattle Seahawks: The Seattle Seahawks announced enhancements to the fan experience on gamedays at Continue reading...

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Domestic violence IS preventable: July 21’s Refuse To Abuse 5k is a unique run/walk through every level of Safeco Field, from the players’ tunnel to the final lap around the field.

LifeWire provides a lifeline for woman fleeing abuse

Refuse to Abuse 5K at Safeco Field raises funds and awareness to fight domestic violence

 

Miny Tafesse, founder and owner of Abyssinia Hair & Beauty Clinic in Renton.

Renton entrepreneur shares both the spirit and substance of her success

How do you build a successful business? It all begins with passion!

 

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