Unincorporated Renton area man found dead in his home of “homicidal violence”

The road outside his home was closed overnight to investigate the scene.

Residents could see rise in property taxes if ordinance passes

The ordinance could fund a 10-year catch-up of parks and facilities maintenance

InvestEd’s new waiting room with a quote about small acts of kindness— what the organization was founded on. Photo courtesy of Joyce Walters.

InvestEd moves headquarters to Renton

The nonprofit is hosting an open house from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 24

Zambuko Marimba Ensemble.

Photo gallery: Multicultural Festival’s Saturday events

The event brought in diverse vendors, performers and attendees on it’s third year.

Victim remains hospitalized following shooting Tuesday

The owner of a fourplex was serving an eviction notice when the suspect reportedly shot her.

Democratic incumbent Rep. Adam Smith of Washington’s 9th Congressional District (right) and challenger Sarah Smith discuss the issues facing the district during a forum the Mirror hosted on Sept. 19. Andy Hobbs/staff photo

Smith vs. Smith: Two Democrats clash in 9th Congressional District forum

Democratic socialist Sarah Smith seeks ‘bold new progressive vision’ in bid to replace incumbent Adam Smith.

Seattle Southside: Fun for Everyone

Seattle’s Backyard offers lots to see, do and experience

Washington State Patrol focuses on distracted driving this weekend.

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Planning future editions in today’s newsrooms

The struggle between web and print for weekly papers.

Cooler weather means it’s time to dig into new projects

The crisp days of September-October: best time to build a new deck, add a patio or create new beds.

This week’s community news

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Business

Avoiding Trouble Tweeting

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Much needed dose of Yogi Berra’s wit and wisdom

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Sports

Eagles soar to 5-1 start | Lindbergh Girls Soccer

The Eagles girls soccer team are off to an undefeated start in league play. Lindbergh is 4-0-0 in league and… Continue reading

 

Hazen soccer celebrates after scoring its first goal of the night. The Highlanders went on to beat Mount Rainier 4-0. Photo courtesy Kevin and Jerelyn Kjellson.

Early scoring spree nets points for Hazen

The following is a release from Hazen girls soccer: Four goals in the first 20 minutes of the game and… Continue reading

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Opinion

We’re all starting to feel the strain of trade war

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