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Hazen High School’s Athlete of the Week – Rae Gerkin

Hazen High School’s Rae Gerking, girls soccer, was chosen as the Renton Reporter’s Athlete of the Week for the week of Nov. 9. Q: What… Continue reading

RTC recognized for efforts to improve students’ lives

Courtesy of Renton Technical College The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program named Renton Technical College (RTC) one of top 150 community colleges in the country.… Continue reading

Photos by Yuriy Tsupruk.

Lindbergh crushes Foss

Lindbergh High School’s football team swept up the win during its game against Henry Foss High School on Friday, Oct. 25, at Renton Memorial Stadium.… Continue reading

Photos by Yuriy Tsupruk.

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March 19, 1935 - October 20, 2019 Memorial service was Sunday October 27, 2019, private burial on a future date at Tahoma National Cemetery. In… Continue reading

Time to complete some fall chores with winter looming

The last week of October means you’ll be haunted with regret if you don’t take the time to put your garden to bed. This is… Continue reading

Safety first this Halloween

Creative costumes, scary decorations and delicious treats — oh my! As Halloween creeps up on us, the State Fire Marshal’s Office (SFMO) offers these tips… Continue reading

Letters to the editor for the week of Oct. 25

Reader says Alberson supports community Dear editor, James Alberson is all about growth, opportunity and safety for our community. James is a great support to… Continue reading

The 100th parkrun on Oct. 19 was just a prelude to the parkrun birthday festivities planned for Nov. 16. (Photo courtesy of Renton parkrun)

Runners of all shapes, sizes and ages celebrate

Friendly joggers invite Renton to join them for a trot

The 100th parkrun on Oct. 19 was just a prelude to the parkrun birthday festivities planned for Nov. 16. (Photo courtesy of Renton parkrun)

Weekly poll

Do you think Renton PD should wear body cameras?… Continue reading

  • Oct 23, 2019

Federal Way washes out Hazen in Renton

During a rainy night on Friday, Oct. 18, at Renton Memorial Stadium, the Hazen Highlanders faced the Federal Way Eagles. The two teams played well… Continue reading

Rotary honors Renton’s educators

As part of its commitment to education, and to celebrate teachers in the Renton School District, each month Rotary Club of Renton selects a few… Continue reading


Harold Elliott Weddle was born in Dawson, Iowa, November 30, 1930. He passed away peacefully at his home in Mount Vernon, WA, on October 15,… Continue reading


Thomas Scot Abrahamson passed away on October 17, 2019 in Corpus Christi, Texas. Tom was born in Renton, Washington on November 12, 1958. He graduated… Continue reading


Bertel L. Nord passed away on October 14th, 2019. He was born to Selma Johnson and Andrew Nord on November 10th, 1922 in Hazelwood, WA.… Continue reading


Lee Moberg passed away at home on October 13, 2019 with her family by her side. She was born April 10, 1933, the youngest of… Continue reading


Roberta Lee Lollar age 88 of Issaquah, Washington died October 8, 2019 after a long struggle with Alzheimer’s. Born April 22, 1931 in Dodge City… Continue reading

Which veggies to keep, and which to compost

The third week of October is a good time to dig in and plant more spring-blooming bulbs. You can also plant garlic cloves that will… Continue reading

Limp competitive (boring?) election season in Olympia

OLYMPIA — Nine of the most powerful political jobs in Washington state will be filled by voters in 2020. We’re talking governor, attorney general, secretary… Continue reading

Letters to the editor for the week of Oct. 18

Reader credits Pavone for giving them a voice Dear editor, What do you need to know about the current mayoral candidates to make an informed… Continue reading