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Suspect uses a Lime rental car to steal packages

Renton Police are searching for information on a thief who destroyed a doorbell camera

Courtesy of Renton Police Department.

Renton PD search for white truck involved in hit and run

The Renton Police Department traffic unit is asking for the public’s help in locating a white truck involved in a hit and run. The hit… Continue reading

Courtesy of Renton Police Department.

Letters to the editor for the week of Aug. 9

Reader rejects racist tag, claims school unions push ‘liberal agenda’ Dear editor, I love the United States of America! I feel blessed to be fortunate… Continue reading

Renton elementary schools use new tool for back-to-school shopping

Parents will soon be able to breath a sigh of relief when they send their children back to school. But before that first day of… Continue reading

Nolte State Park, pictured, as well as Federation Forest and Nisqually Park are just three of the many state parks free to visit Aug. 25. Photo courtesy Washington State Parks

Next state park “free day” Aug. 25 | Washington State Parks

There are several state parks residents can enjoy nearby

Nolte State Park, pictured, as well as Federation Forest and Nisqually Park are just three of the many state parks free to visit Aug. 25. Photo courtesy Washington State Parks

EARL ROBERT (BOB) MONK

Earl Robert (Bob) Monk passed away on August 5, 2019. He had suffered many years from Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. Bob was career Air Force, retiring… Continue reading

LARRY L. HOWE

Larry L. Howe of Bellevue, WA went home to his Lord and Savior peacefully on August 1, 2019 with his daughters and granddaughter beside him… Continue reading

July was tough month for Eyman

After getting signatures for a measure that didn’t qualify, Restore Washington wants to do its own.

Letters to the editor for the week of Aug. 2

“Armondo knows the community” Dear editor, I am writing this letter in support of Armondo Pavone as our next Mayor of Renton. I have known… Continue reading

Alcohol a factor in fatal motorcycle crash

Driver arrested for vehicular homicide in Renton

Courtesy of Boys & Girls Club King County 
                                Club members get kids summer movies for $1 at Regal at The Landing.

Boys and Girls Club members get discounted movies

Select childrens movies at Regal Cinema in the Landing will be just $1 for Boys & Girls Club members. As part of Regal’s Summer Movie… Continue reading

Courtesy of Boys & Girls Club King County 
                                Club members get kids summer movies for $1 at Regal at The Landing.

Letters to the editor for the week of July 26

Reader supports Marcie Maxwell for mayor Dear editor, In the 30 years I’ve known Marcie Maxwell through our PTA and community advocacy for Renton children… Continue reading

JOHN ALBERT CHANDLER

Oldest son of Jack Chandler and Gloria Johnson, born Oct. 29, 1961. John passed away in California June 4, 2019. He is survived by his… Continue reading

Registering to vote online or in-mail ends Monday

In-person registration is available up until Election Day, Aug. 6.

Watch your mailbox for Primary Election ballots

Registered voters should receive their ballots by Monday, July 22, for the August 6 primary.

Courtesy of Kennydale Lions Club.
                                Every year, Kennydale Lions Club select Hazen High School students, based on merit and academics, for a scholarship. This year’s winners are Rachel Dennis, Kristen Hing and Ahmet Ucar. Congratulations to the three scholars. The next years applications are due by spring break , and can contact their school counselor for more information, Lions Club Scott Oda stated in an email.

Kennydale honors Hazen scholars

Every year, Kennydale Lions Club select Hazen High School students, based on merit and academics, for a scholarship. This year’s winners are Rachel Dennis, Kristin… Continue reading

Courtesy of Kennydale Lions Club.
                                Every year, Kennydale Lions Club select Hazen High School students, based on merit and academics, for a scholarship. This year’s winners are Rachel Dennis, Kristen Hing and Ahmet Ucar. Congratulations to the three scholars. The next years applications are due by spring break , and can contact their school counselor for more information, Lions Club Scott Oda stated in an email.

Letters to the editor for the week of July 19

Richard Gidner resigns from Water Commissioner position Dear editor ad the customers of King County Water District 90, It has been my pleasure to serve… Continue reading

Top tips for a season filled with ripe tomatoes

Holy procrastination! I know you meant to grow tomatoes, herbs and vegetables this summer but maybe you still haven’t planted a thing. There is a… Continue reading

VoteWa is a ‘painful transition’

The men and women responsible for running elections in Washington’s 39 counties are nervous that something, or several, will go awry with the Aug. 6… Continue reading

KEVIN MICHAEL KATZER

Kevin passed away at home on June 30th, 2019. Kevin was 57 years young. He was born on November 22nd, 1961 to Alfred and Flora… Continue reading