Haley Ausbun

Photo courtesy of Renton Schools Foundation
                                Campbell Hill Elementary student Adrian and Honey Dew Elementary student Isaac look at the billboard featuring them that thanks Walker’s Renton Subaru and Toyota of Renton for their support of Renton Schools Foundation.

Billboard of thanks includes two local students

The Renton School’s Foundation celebrated another year with Toyota of Renton and Walker’s Renton Subaru at the helm of their donation support with a billboard… Continue reading

Photo courtesy of Renton Schools Foundation
                                Campbell Hill Elementary student Adrian and Honey Dew Elementary student Isaac look at the billboard featuring them that thanks Walker’s Renton Subaru and Toyota of Renton for their support of Renton Schools Foundation.
Crowds gathered throughout downtown to ask for candy from different local businesses.

Photo gallery: Halloween fun for the whole family

Photos by Haley Ausbun Downtown Renton hosted skeletons, legos, dinosaurs and more at the Olde Fashioned Halloween party Oct. 27. The event had downtown businesses… Continue reading

Crowds gathered throughout downtown to ask for candy from different local businesses.
Uninsured percentage in Renton since the Affordable Care Act. Data from Public Health- King County and Seattle.

Uninsured rate doubles in Renton as enrollment period tightens

Entering the shortest enrollment period for insurance since the Affordable Care Act debuted in 2013, Renton has large numbers of adults uninsured compared to the… Continue reading

Uninsured percentage in Renton since the Affordable Care Act. Data from Public Health- King County and Seattle.

Real-world work experience incorporated into school life

Photo by Haley Ausbun Career Connect Washington presented a plan for increasing alternatives after high school graduation and for including more real-world experience, like paid… Continue reading

Suspicious package found at Boeing was empty

One building was evacuated with multiple road closures.

Photo By Haley Ausbun.
                                The Renton Kiwanis Clothes Bank celebrates its new location with city and chamber representatives Oct. 16. The new location opened in May and offers clothing for those in need.

Clothes bank celebrates move to new location

The Kiwanis Clothes Bank took time to celebrate its new space.

Photo By Haley Ausbun.
                                The Renton Kiwanis Clothes Bank celebrates its new location with city and chamber representatives Oct. 16. The new location opened in May and offers clothing for those in need.
Photo by Haley Ausbun.
                                Wanda “Noni” Capellaro reflects on 100 years in Renton, looking at photos of friends and family past.

Resident looks back at 100 years in Renton

Wanda Capellaro was born in Renton on Nov. 6, 1918, in a house next to the cows. “You could hear the cows moo! ‘Welcome Wanda,’… Continue reading

Photo by Haley Ausbun.
                                Wanda “Noni” Capellaro reflects on 100 years in Renton, looking at photos of friends and family past.
Photo courtesy of Heather Conti. 
                                The Whit’s End Harvest Festival lights up the night as attendees of the Lord of the Rings themed event eat and be merry.

Soft opening launches Whit’s End Productions

The Renton company’s first Lord of the Rings inspired event went viral on Facebook

Photo courtesy of Heather Conti. 
                                The Whit’s End Harvest Festival lights up the night as attendees of the Lord of the Rings themed event eat and be merry.
Photo by Haley Ausbun. The LA Fitness at the Landing.

Public can help reduce the number of thefts at shopping centers

Renton Police Department get the word out on prevention, and public express concern about gym thefts

Photo by Haley Ausbun. The LA Fitness at the Landing.
Photo courtesy of Renton Housing Authority

City takes next step to improve Sunset community

In-unit washer and dryer, front and back doors, sleek ovens and counter tops. Large preserved trees and an edible landscape, artichokes and raspberries included, with… Continue reading

Photo courtesy of Renton Housing Authority
Renton High School principal Giovanna San Martin speaks before Mead receives his diploma.

Veteran receives Renton High diploma 65 years later

Sixty-five years after leaving Renton High School, Frank Mead stands outside of the familiar structure to tie up an important loose end. As he returns,… Continue reading

Renton High School principal Giovanna San Martin speaks before Mead receives his diploma.

Petition did not meet requirement

An update to the story “Neighbors voice concerns over potential annexation” from the Sept. 14 edition of the Reporter: On Monday, Sept. 17, council president… Continue reading

From the Renton Police Department. Images of the suspects and their vehicle.

Renton Police look for suspects who stole from mourning mother

Two suspects took the victim’s purse from her car as she visiting her son’s grave.

From the Renton Police Department. Images of the suspects and their vehicle.
From the city of Renton.

Mayor releases ‘conservative but strong’ biennial budget

The proposed budget will have public hearings on Oct. 22 and Nov. 5.

From the city of Renton.

Photos: Sartori celebrates its grand opening

The new elementary school had an official ribbon-cutting Tuesday, Oct. 9.

Police urge additional victims to come forward

Three cases have been filed in Skyway and Auburn of sexual assaults.

Mayor Denis Law, Police Chief Ed VanValey and his mother Jo Ann VanValey pose at the reception following his swearing in as new chief of police. Photo by Ava Van, City of Renton.

New police chief sworn into duty

Renton’s new police chief Ed VanValey was sworn in by Mayor Denis Law Monday, Oct. 1 at the city council meeting. The meeting featured the… Continue reading

Mayor Denis Law, Police Chief Ed VanValey and his mother Jo Ann VanValey pose at the reception following his swearing in as new chief of police. Photo by Ava Van, City of Renton.
Photo courtesy of Jennie Hanson.

Renton man among many searching for a kidney donor

Kidney transplants are the most common needed, live donors can help with the kidney demand

Photo courtesy of Jennie Hanson.
Photo by Haley Ausbun. A cloudy day at Renton Municipal Airport.

City begins to move forward with airport extension possibilities

The FAA confirmed new standards must be met, and Renton must decide how the airport will change.

Photo by Haley Ausbun. A cloudy day at Renton Municipal Airport.

Update: Suspect in August kidnapping booked

The attempted attack occurred on Aug. 13 in unincorporated King County.