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Suspect in fatal shooting at Liberty Park in May 2013 now in custody

Linzy Jerome Hopkins, 33, is being held on a $2 million warrant in the San Diego Central Jail, after being turned over by Mexican authorities to U.S. Customs enforcement agents.

Outage Tuesday affects more than 7,000 customers, including seven schools UPDATE: Power restored

A power outage at about 11:35 a.m. Tuesday affecting at least 7,000 customers has left seven Renton schools operating on generators in the Cascade-Fairwood area.

Salvation Army needs 1,000 turkeys for Christmas dinners

The Salvation Army Renton Rotary Food Bank needs about 1,000 turkeys to provide a Christmas holiday dinner for the people it serves.

  • Dec 12, 2015

New Riverview park pedestrian bridge to be installed Friday

A new 135-foot pedestrian bridge spanning the Cedar River at Riverview Park will be lifted into place on Friday.

  • Dec 9, 2015

Boeing completes final assembly of first 737 MAX 8

Thousands of Boeing employees in Renton Tuesday marked another milestone in the evolution of the 737 – the completion of final assembly of the first 737 MAX 8, named the Spirit of Renton.

  • Dec 8, 2015

Billowing evidence reveals warrants | POLICE BLOTTER (part2)

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

Agitated shoplifter rams Fred Meyer manager with cart | POLICE BLOTTER (part 1)

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

Dec. 12 concert in Renton to benefit Ebola relief efforts

The family friendly benefit presentation by Trio Guadalevín is 3 p.m. at Carco Theatre, 1717 S.E. Maple Valley Highway, Renton.

Homeless family found in garage after burglary at empty house | POLICE BLOTTER

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

A Renton holiday calendar

The season kicks off with Santa’s arrival and the lighting of the city’s Christmas tree on Saturday, Dec. 5 and doesn’t dim until the lights are turned off on Ivar’s Clam Lights Jan. 1.

Indecent liberties charge filed in 2007 Renton cold case

DNA collected as part of a sexual-assault investigation in April on West Hill has led to charges of indecent liberties against a 27-year-old Renton man for an alleged sexual assault in 2007.

Bullet pierces house with family inside; Renton man charged

A single bullet pierced several rooms of a house in the Cascade neighborhood Nov. 11, fired by a Renton man who is now charged with a drive-by shooting.

891 turkeys to go for Salvation Army’s annual Thanksgiving dinner

Usually, by this time the Salvation Army has about half the turkeys it needs for its families; but Martha Barrett, the Renton Corps' community advancement coordinator, and Major Kris Potter are concerned but not worried.

Resident fends off knife attack | POLICE BLOTTER

The following was compiled from Renton Police Department case reports.

Sockeye numbers down this year in Cedar River

Trapped this fall were 1,594 females and 1,656 males at the weir, which was removed in early November.

Man pistol whipped, assaulted on Grady Way | POLICE BLOTTER

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

Renton house hit by gunfire | POLICE BLOTTER

The following was compiled from Renton Police Department case reports.

two positions contesed on hospital district commission | ELECTION 2015

Ballots must be returned by by 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3.

Auburn man charged in rape of disabled senior citizen

A 20-year-old Auburn man was charged last month with second-degree rape in the alleged assault in June of a developmentally delayed blind woman for whom he cared at a Renton facility.

$2 million worth of marijuana seized in Renton raids early Thursday

Marijuana with an estimated value of $2 million was seized Thursday in multi-agency raids of several houses in the Cascade neighborhood of Renton.