Wire Service

Lawn Rangers can learn to keep things green with less water

This second week of April is time to start thinking about a lush lawn, while also using water wisely.

Reporter Athlete of the Week: Sophia Kissin

Hazen High School’s Sophia Kissin, tennis, was selected as the Renton Reporter’s Female Athlete of the Week for April 12. Q: What is your favorite… Continue reading

WALTER EUGENE RAU

A memorial service for Walter “Walt” Eugene Rau, age 82 of Hideaway, is scheduled for 12:00 PM Saturday, April 13, 2019 at the Hideaway Lake… Continue reading

WILLIAM D. “BILL” PROVIN

William D. “Bill” Provin, life-long resident of Renton, passed away at his home Tuesday, March 12. Bill was preceded in death by his wife, Patsy… Continue reading

ANACORETA CHUA TACLAY

Anacoreta Chua Taclay was born on April 4, 1929 in Calapan, Oriental, Mindoro, Philippines to Anacleta Alcuran Ambas and Francisco Selyo Chua. She was the… Continue reading

Fueling educational opportunity in Washington

By Allison Morrell How can public school students care for a sick family member, travel continuously for competitive sports or even raise a child, all… Continue reading

From the City of Newcastle website.

Newcastle police, sheriff’s office raid illegal grow operation

During the raid, one man was arrested and approximately 400 plants and several pounds of dried, processed marijuana were found. Courtesy of Newcastle Police Department.

From the City of Newcastle website.

Reporter Athlete of the Week: Anson Huang

Renton High School’s Anson Huang, boys track, was selected as the Renton Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week for April 5. Q: What is your… Continue reading

The Renton Multicultural Festival is a two-day celebration of diverse communities within the city. File photo by Haley Ausbun

City of Renton wins award for Multicultural Festival

Public Relations Society of America Puget Sound chapter honors city for promotional efforts

The Renton Multicultural Festival is a two-day celebration of diverse communities within the city. File photo by Haley Ausbun

Some states tax soda and sugary drinks. Would you favor this kind of tax for Washington?

Some states tax soda and sugary drinks. Would you favor this kind of tax for Washington?… Continue reading

  • Apr 3, 2019

Youth of the Month for January

Rotary members recognize three Renton School District high school students each month as Youth of the Month. After being selected by counselors at each of… Continue reading

Photo of Renton native Matt House by Mass Communications Specialist 2nd Class Brad Gee

Renton native propels submarine legacy into the future

By M. Dawn Scott Navy Office of Community Outreach As citizens of Renton go about their daily lives, members of the U.S. Navy’s “Silent Service”… Continue reading

Photo of Renton native Matt House by Mass Communications Specialist 2nd Class Brad Gee

PATRICIA SAUTTER

Patricia Sautter passed away at the age of 77 on March 22, 2019. Patricia was raised in Ellensburg but lived in Renton for 30+ years… Continue reading

Help needed to ID home invasion robbery suspects

The incident happened March 4 in the 15100 block SE 141st Pl., Renton

Hazen hosts Nick of Time Foundation heart screenings Wednesday

Hazen High School will be hosting Nick of Time Foundation Wednesday, April 3 for ECG youth heart screenings. The event will run from 9 a.m.… Continue reading

Seahawks, Ben’s Fund announce efforts to support Autism Awareness Month

Efforts have raised more than $3.5 million since 2012

Why not change the name to match the location?

To Lakeside Industries, As a longtime resident of Renton, I’m concerned about your company’s deceptive campaigning for your proposed asphalt plant. All your formal documentation… Continue reading

A vehicle driving erratically near Northeast 3rd and Bronson Way Northeast Thursday morning reportedly hit a vehicle backing out of their driveway and a parked car. Photos courtesy Renton Police Department’s Facebook

Stolen vehicle causes collision in Renton neighborhood

The suspect was transported with possible broken bones. There were no other injuries reported.

A vehicle driving erratically near Northeast 3rd and Bronson Way Northeast Thursday morning reportedly hit a vehicle backing out of their driveway and a parked car. Photos courtesy Renton Police Department’s Facebook

Hazen ties for the third time this season

For the third time this season, the Hazen boys soccer team ended in a draw. The Highlanders hosted Kentwood Tuesday evening. The teams ended the… Continue reading

What are your expectations for the Mariners in the regular season?

What are your expectations for the Mariners in the regular season?… Continue reading

  • Apr 1, 2019