Haley Ausbun

Police still investigating Walmart parking lot shooting

A teenage boy was shot inside his vehicle, causing him to crash into the store.

 

Photos courtesy of Washington Business Week

Hazen sophomore gets excited for business summer camp

Washington Business Week gave her friendships and courage, a student says

 

New fire station expected to open next month

Station 15, which is almost 40 years in the making, will service the Kennydale/North Renton area

 

Photo by Wayne Henry Swan.
                                The windstorm hit a neighborhood in Briarwood hard. Trees were down all around the area, one hitting a very unlucky truck.

City and residents respond to windstorm

The windstorm Sunday, Jan. 6, left some without power for several days. Others fought fallen trees.

Photo by Wayne Henry Swan.
                                The windstorm hit a neighborhood in Briarwood hard. Trees were down all around the area, one hitting a very unlucky truck.
A clip of the Renton Reporter when Law was leading votes for the mayoral election in 2007. Law is now serving his third, and final, term as mayor.

Mayor prepares for final months in office

Mayor Law said he will focus on seniors, public safety and the Family First Community Center

A clip of the Renton Reporter when Law was leading votes for the mayoral election in 2007. Law is now serving his third, and final, term as mayor.
Photo by Haley Ausbun
                                The Browne’s treehouse has evolved from child playland to den.

The transformation of a treehouse

The structure went from pirate playground to practical den.

Photo by Haley Ausbun
                                The Browne’s treehouse has evolved from child playland to den.
Charles Pillon sits inside one of the several buses on Iron Mountain. Photo by Caean Couto
                                <em>Photo originally published <a href="http://www.rentonreporter.com/news/the-last-days-of-iron-mountain/" target="_blank">here</a></em>

Federal lawsuit filed to finish cleanup of Iron Mountain

The EPA has filed a lawsuit to extend their cleanup warrant after the owner denied further access

Charles Pillon sits inside one of the several buses on Iron Mountain. Photo by Caean Couto
                                <em>Photo originally published <a href="http://www.rentonreporter.com/news/the-last-days-of-iron-mountain/" target="_blank">here</a></em>

City OKs regulations for short-term rentals

Renton councilmember Randy Corman has an Airbnb in Renton. He and his wife had positive experiences as guests in other countries, and a section of… Continue reading

Photo by Haley Ausbun.
                                The Hilands Barber Shop just a couple days before closure.

Folks say goodbye to the Hilands Barber Shop

The Barbershop’s lease was terminated for a new mixed-use property in the Highlands.

Photo by Haley Ausbun.
                                The Hilands Barber Shop just a couple days before closure.

Renton Reporter’s top stories for 2018

Renton Reporter wishes everyone a happy 2019! We hope you have enjoyed 2018 with us — we transitioned to a new reporter halfway through the… Continue reading

Mayor not seeking reelection

Denis Law has served three terms as mayor.

Lunchbox brings memories

About 15 years ago, Diane Lawrence was on a summer road trip near Boise, Idaho. She saw an old-school garage sale on the side of… Continue reading

Private security cameras can be registered with new program

Renton police department’s new voluntary registration system shows them where your cameras are

Coffee shop sets opening date

With the final construction finishing up, downtown Boon Boona Coffee opens doors Jan. 7

Photo gallery: Santa dance party at the activity center

Photos by Haley Ausbun The holiday dance brought a crowd on Thursday, Dec. 13 at the Renton Senior Activity Center. The busiest dance for special… Continue reading

Photos: shop with a cop at Target

Photos by Haley Ausbun Thirteen children nominated by Renton Communities in Schools bought their family Christmas gifts with the help of Renton officers, who partnered… Continue reading

False alarms will result in monetary fine

City council approved the alarm ordinance from August with slight changes

Dual language could be added to curriculum

The program may come to a local elementary school as early as the 2020-2021 school year.

Mother shoots daughter as she was calling 911

Information from Renton Police Department. This story will be updated as more information becomes available: A 52-year-old mother reportedly shot and killed her 14-year-old daughter… Continue reading

Woman killed in Renton hit-and-run

A 46-year-old woman was hit and killed Tuesday morning by an unknown vehicle that fled the scene. The pedestrian was crossing at the 84th Avenue… Continue reading