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Former Northwood Middle School employee arrested for voyeurism

The suspect allegedly left notes and an iPod to a student in the bathroom.

 

Food, clothing needs this holiday season

With the holidays right around the corner, local food banks and shelters are in need of supplies.

 

RPD asks public help to identify robbery suspect

Suspect was involved in an attempted robbery that occurred at Smoke & Vapor on Nov. 7.

  • Nov 14, 2017

 

Renton woman dies during Monday’s storm

A tree fell onto a vehicle Monday killing one and injuring two others in unincorporated King County

King County Council approves simplifying Metro transit fares

Starting July 2018, the adult rate will be $2.75.

  • Nov 13, 2017

Renton man accused of injuring, killing his pets

Christopher John McCabe pleaded not guilty Nov. 7 to two counts of first degree animal cruelty.

Proposed asphalt plant on Renton-Maple Valley Highway raises concerns

The comment period is open to the public from now until Nov. 24.

Two shot, one killed at party in Burien

A Maple Valley man was killed, a Newcastle man was injured after exchanging gunfire.

Applications now accepted for Sartori Elementary School

Early enrollment for North Renton residents is due Nov. 30. Open enrollment ends Feb. 15, 2018.

City officials recommend changing current business tax structure

Officials are proposing a change in how Renton administers B&O and per employee business taxes.

The dock behind Hyatt Regency has the infrastructure to support the water taxi pilot program that’s spearheaded by SECO development. (Leah Abraham | Renton Reporter)

Travel Renton to Seattle via water taxi

SECO Development announced a water taxi pilot program from Southport to South Lake Union starting 2020.

The dock behind Hyatt Regency has the infrastructure to support the water taxi pilot program that’s spearheaded by SECO development. (Leah Abraham | Renton Reporter)

Two found dead after Renton residential fire

The fire occurred Nov. 3 at the 16500 block of 146 Avenue Southeast.

Federal Way police seek information in Renton woman’s death

Federal Way police are seeking the public’s help to find out what led to a 27-year-old Renton woman’s body being left outside of St. Francis… Continue reading

General election results are in | ELECTIONS

Election results gave the incumbents of the Renton City Council race a reason to take a victory lap.

King County Council votes to fund measures to prevent gun violence

The King County Council is investing more than $600,000 to implement enforcement of firearm relinquishment and compliance in domestic violence and extreme protection order cases,… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2017

Robbers pull gun at employee | BLOTTER

The following information was compiled from Renton Police Department incident reports. An employee from Auto Zone contacted police Oct. 14 to report a robbery. She… Continue reading

Road closures for the week of Nov. 6 | TRAFFIC IMPACT

The following road closures are as reported by the city of Renton. All projects are weather permitting and, unless otherwise noted, streets will always remain… Continue reading

  • Nov 6, 2017

RPD seeks public assistance to identify robbery suspects

Suspects allegedly stole liquor bottles from Sam’s Club on Nov. 4.

  • Nov 6, 2017

Set your clocks back, practice safety tips

RRFA and PSE share tips on being safe at your home and outdoors.

  • Nov 3, 2017

Dunn proposes legislation following New York City terror attack

From a press release: In response to Tuesday’s terrorist attack on a New York City bike trail that claimed the lives of eight people, King… Continue reading

  • Nov 3, 2017