Haley Ausbun

A $10 million dollar mail fraud scheme out of Renton

One ex-employee from Microsoft is being charged with stealing company money

Carol Ann Witschi leaving Renton early

Councilmember’s resignation may leave seat vacant till election

Photo by Haley Ausbun. Hundreds of people who passed away without family to bury them were remembered Wednesday, July 10, at the King County Medical Examiner’s Office Indigent Remains Ceremony at Mount Olivet Cemetery.

Left behind but not forgotten — county buries indigent remains

Funeral for those left with the medical examiner held in Renton

Photo by Haley Ausbun. Hundreds of people who passed away without family to bury them were remembered Wednesday, July 10, at the King County Medical Examiner’s Office Indigent Remains Ceremony at Mount Olivet Cemetery.
Yevgeniy “Zheka” Malteyev, from Renton, is believed to have died Thursday, July 4, from a tragic fall off a 300-foot cliff. Photo courtesy of Greg Paperin.

Death of Renton man shakes local hiking, soccer community

A memorial fundraiser for Yevgeniy “Zheka” Malteyev raises over $25,000

Yevgeniy “Zheka” Malteyev, from Renton, is believed to have died Thursday, July 4, from a tragic fall off a 300-foot cliff. Photo courtesy of Greg Paperin.
Photo from the African American Wellness Walk website.

Taking care of his community’s health

Local advocates focus on African American men’s health with 5K

Photo from the African American Wellness Walk website.

Renton City Council races heat up

Part two of The Renton Reporter’s three-part candidate series

We asked they answered

Renton mayor candidates prep for the upcoming primary

Courtesy of the Renton School District.

District and unions butt heads over budget

Unions claim misinformation, district claims fiscal responsiblity

Courtesy of the Renton School District.

Cruisin’ Renton

Cruise the Loop event attracts large audience

Courtesy photo
                                Artist Britt Greenland climbed Mount Adams to paint.

Local artist featured at RTC

Last summer, battling howling 40 mph winds, Britt Greenland climbed Mount Adams — to paint. Greenland, a Renton artist, with her small painting kit worked… Continue reading

Courtesy photo
                                Artist Britt Greenland climbed Mount Adams to paint.
From the Western Aerospace Scholars website.

Students try their hand at a Mars mission

Local students are going to try their hand at putting people on Mars. Three talented Renton students are moving onto Phase Two of the Western… Continue reading

From the Western Aerospace Scholars website.
Photo courtesy of Seattle Cascades Drum and Bugle Corps
                                The horns, snares and color guard give their all in a performance earlier this season. The Seattle Cascades, as well as six other drum and bugle corps, perform Saturday, July 6 at Renton Memorial Stadium.

They’ve got the beat, and the drums

Seattle Cascades Drum and Bugle Corps hosts band competition

Photo courtesy of Seattle Cascades Drum and Bugle Corps
                                The horns, snares and color guard give their all in a performance earlier this season. The Seattle Cascades, as well as six other drum and bugle corps, perform Saturday, July 6 at Renton Memorial Stadium.
Courtesy of Valley Medical Center. Renton Technical College medical students.

New course on track for future med students

Valley Medical Center and RTC collaborate on new program

Courtesy of Valley Medical Center. Renton Technical College medical students.
Photo by Haley Ausbun
                                Gene Coulon Memorial Park Beach, July 2018.

You can boat in the water, just don’t get in it

Gene Coulon Memorial Park Beach closed to swimming

Photo by Haley Ausbun
                                Gene Coulon Memorial Park Beach, July 2018.
Photo courtesy of Bailey Laronde, from the Wednesday, June 19 explosion damage to two of the signs.

FBI offers $5,000 for information on Pride doors

The Seattle division of the FBI is offering up to a $5,000 reward for information regarding vandalism to a Pride door display that was damaged… Continue reading

Photo courtesy of Bailey Laronde, from the Wednesday, June 19 explosion damage to two of the signs.
Photo courtesy of the Tomato Tomato Facebook page.

‘Renton doesn’t realize what they’ve lost’ — Parents upset over loss of art program

Tomato Tomato Creative classes move to Maple Valley

Photo courtesy of the Tomato Tomato Facebook page.

He rushed into the smoke to rescue a driver, now he’s being honored

Local firefighter earns the Medal of Valor for his efforts in a car fire

Photo by Haley Ausbun
                                The United Christian Church in Renton held a prayer vigil Friday, June 21 in response to damage done to their pride display.

Laying hands on the LGBTQ community

Local vigil brings out much of the Renton community in support of attacked church

Photo by Haley Ausbun
                                The United Christian Church in Renton held a prayer vigil Friday, June 21 in response to damage done to their pride display.

Renton officials remind us to not use fireworks

Local fireworks shows and Fourth of July events keep tradition

RFA report shows good growth and met goals

Local firefighters are seeing more calls, higher ratings