Haley Ausbun

Possible suspect in shooting, courtesy of Renton police.
Possible suspect in shooting, courtesy of Renton police.
Renton Police Officer Tanuj Soni has been charged with fourth-degree assault with sexual motivation and abuse of office. Photo courtesy of City of Renton

Court documents reveal details of alleged assault by a Renton police officer

Deputy Chief says RPD is performing an internal investigation

Renton Police Officer Tanuj Soni has been charged with fourth-degree assault with sexual motivation and abuse of office. Photo courtesy of City of Renton
Renton Police Officer Tanuj Soni has been charged with fourth-degree assault with sexual motivation and abuse of office. Photo courtesy of City of Renton

Court documents reveal details of alleged assault by a Renton police officer

Deputy Chief says RPD is performing an internal investigation

Renton Police Officer Tanuj Soni has been charged with fourth-degree assault with sexual motivation and abuse of office. Photo courtesy of City of Renton

Renton officer arrested in Des Moines

The arrest was related to an “encounter with a woman” according to Renton Police Department

Courts reveal probable cause against Renton Police officer

King County Prosecutor’s office charged Tanuj Soni with second degree assault

Photo by Haley Ausbun. President of the Seattle Electric Vehicle Association sped around in his car, named “Mr. Bean,” to show off an electric vehicle’s torque at Renton Technical College, July 30.

Renton shown the power behind electric cars

PSE holds event to showcase how electric vehicles are paving the future of transportation

Photo by Haley Ausbun. President of the Seattle Electric Vehicle Association sped around in his car, named “Mr. Bean,” to show off an electric vehicle’s torque at Renton Technical College, July 30.

Seattle anchors future Renton water taxi

SECO leaders tell state they are ready to implement new ferries

Growth is inevitable, but where is it going?

City leaders discuss possible challenges with affordability and displacement

Photo courtesy of Gary Palmer. The 2019 Renton Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament.

No birdies, just Seahawks to support local chamber event

Former NFL players joined other Renton businesses on the green at the Renton Chamber of Commerce’s Fifth Annual Golf Classic. On July 29 at Fairwood… Continue reading

Photo courtesy of Gary Palmer. The 2019 Renton Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament.
Courtesy of King County Elections.

Updated primary results

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

Courtesy of King County Elections.
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

Courtesy of the city of Renton
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