Sarah Brenden

39 Renton residents graduated Aug. 17

The Kindering Center, a nonprofit early intervention center that serves children with disabilities in King and Snohomish counties, hosted its 55th annual graduation ceremony. The… Continue reading

Extra DUI patrols began Friday, run through Sept. 4

Now through Sept. 4 extra driving under the influence patrols will be taking place statewide. According to a media release from Washington Traffic Safety Commission,… Continue reading

Logjam cleared from Cedar River, open for recreational use

The nine-mile stretch is now open, it was closed in July 2016

Overnight lane closures on state Route 167 begin tonight

For the next six weeks, crews will close lanes in both directions for repaving

Renton resident part of ranked volleyball team

The Bentley University Falcons ranked seventh in Northeast-10 Conference

Fruits, veggies and flowers oh my! | PHOTO GALLERY

Colorful scenes from Tuesday’s Farmers Market

Detectives investigating double homicide at Skyway Park Bowl | UPDATE

Detectives are looking for a third person they believe to be involved with the shooting

Report of a burglary filed nearly a month after the incident occurred | KCSO Blotter

BURGLARY On Aug. 6 it was reported to officers that items from the reporting party’s unlocked shed were taken without permission. The police report stated… Continue reading

Portion of Main Avenue South now open to two-way traffic

The city of Renton Public Works Department will open the northbound portion of Main Avenue South between Houser Way South and South Second Street beginning… Continue reading

Seahawks dominate preseason game one

The wait is finally over — football is back! Fans had their chance to see the Seahawks in action during nine open training camp sessions… Continue reading

Inking her way through Renton

Michelle Haley, Sacred Soul will attend the Seattle Tattoo Expo Aug. 18-20.

Don’t go casing my house | KCSO BLOTTER

SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES • On July 23 following an anonymous tip, officers responded to reports that two men were seen driving around a neighborhood “casing” houses.… Continue reading

What’s going to be on your November ballot? | ELECTIONS

Final results will be certified on Aug. 15, according to the King County Elections website.

Renton Regional Fire Authority issues stop work order to Nomads Hookah Lounge

The stop work order was issued following complaints the lounge was over its maximum occupancy load.

Current, upcoming Renton traffic impacts that may affect your commute

Traffic impact for the week of July 17, 2017.

Foliage and wasps | KCSO BLOTTER

CIVIL PROBLEM • On July 9 a dispute between neighbors was reported to officers. The police report stated the dispute was over foliage along the… Continue reading

Renton community service center closed July 17-18

Centers in Renton, Issaquah, Kent and Shoreline will be closed for system upgrades.

Hazen High School welcomes new coaches

Matt Donnelly, Shannon Luedtke and Kyle Baldwin join the Highlander staff.

Stop stealing the water | KCSO BLOTTER

LARCENY • On June 15 it was reported to officers that a subject had been taking water from a fire hydrant without permission from the… Continue reading

Council candidates on immigration policy and combating crime | DEBATE

Renton City Council candidates answer the second round of questions.