Haley Ausbun

Courtesy of King County Elections.

Updated primary results

Marcie Maxwell now has a 10-vote lead over Armondo Pavone

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Photos by Haley Ausbun. The BackYardFarm, a local couple trying to help folks with small yards build their own farm, hosted an event July 27, where guests could meet the animals, feed the goats and eat food sourced from their own back yard.

Rentonites can have a farm, e-i-e-i-o

Urban farmers want to teach their neighbors how to be sustainable

Photos by Haley Ausbun. The BackYardFarm, a local couple trying to help folks with small yards build their own farm, hosted an event July 27, where guests could meet the animals, feed the goats and eat food sourced from their own back yard.

Renton family searching for missing man

Update: Police have now located the missing person.

Past council comes back to fill in vacant seat

Rich Zwicker will briefly return to city council this fall, filling councilmember Carol Ann Witschi’s vacant seat until a new official is elected in November.… Continue reading

Courtesy of Renton Regional Fire Authority. A fence alongside the coastline and emerald green fields of Cliffs of Moher in Ireland sits a Renton RFA patch, honoring a fallen firefighter who’s legacy inspired a local nonprofit.

RFA memorializes firefighter internationally

Emerald green fields

Courtesy of Renton Regional Fire Authority. A fence alongside the coastline and emerald green fields of Cliffs of Moher in Ireland sits a Renton RFA patch, honoring a fallen firefighter who’s legacy inspired a local nonprofit.

Police investigating T-Bone crash, expect delays

Renton first responders asked drivers to avoid Northeast Fourth Street and Nile Avenue Northeast, where a T-bone crash has resulted in multiple patients on Monday,… Continue reading

Courtesy of the city of Renton

A culture shift redirects the city

How Renton’s growth has forced it to open up more and change socially

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Photo courtesy the city of Renton. 
                                Renton River Days 2019.

Floating through River Days

Did you catch the wave at this year’s Renton River Days? This year featured new attractions, a community mural behind Carco Theater and, as always,… Continue reading

Photo courtesy the city of Renton. 
                                Renton River Days 2019.
Photo by Haley Ausbun. From the Renton Reporter archives.

Here is what you’re voting for on Election Day

The primary election will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 6

Photo by Haley Ausbun. From the Renton Reporter archives.
Photo by David Nelson. Firefighters battle a two-alarm fire.

Smoke from Highlands fire seen for miles

A two-alarm fire in a two-story Highlands home is now out. A neighbor called in the fire, located off Whitman Avenue Northeast. Bellevue Eastside, Skyway… Continue reading

Photo by David Nelson. Firefighters battle a two-alarm fire.

Growth is happening, how will Renton handle it?

Part one of a three-part series on the city’s transformation

Learning becomes pure fun in the summer

It may be summer, but some students in Renton Schools are still engaging with learning in fun ways, like traveling to the Seattle Amazon campus,… Continue reading

Local nurses cry ‘patients before profit’

Healthcare workers rally in Renton and Providence Headquarters

Photo courtesy of Kevin McPherson. The Wenatchee Youth Circus traveling truck.

She didn’t need to runaway to join the circus

High flying Renton teen performs at River Days

Photo courtesy of Kevin McPherson. The Wenatchee Youth Circus traveling truck.

Boeing says shutting down Renton 737 line is an “alternative” to prepare for

Slow production of planes, and the grounding of the 737 Max, may result in job loss

Photos by Haley Ausbun.
                                The new red light camera at the Benson Drive and South Puget Drive intersection had the highest citations in the region, in 2018.

Renton revenue rises thanks to red light camera

A traffic camera on South Puget Drive beats record number of citations in half the time

Photos by Haley Ausbun.
                                The new red light camera at the Benson Drive and South Puget Drive intersection had the highest citations in the region, in 2018.

Untreated water released in Renton

The Department of Ecology investigating two pollution incidents in King County

Courtesy of the King County 911 Center Facebook page.

Scam victims sent to sheriff’s office

KCSO reminds people to watch out for scams

Courtesy of the King County 911 Center Facebook page.

Candidates wish to steer the future of Renton schools

Part three in The Renton Reporter’s candidate questionnaire series

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                                Doug Kyes, in a recent interview with the city, talks about his work as the Renton River Days artist, for an upcoming documentary.

River Days documentary memorializes event’s history

New events and features added to annual celebration

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                                Doug Kyes, in a recent interview with the city, talks about his work as the Renton River Days artist, for an upcoming documentary.