Dean Radford

Bob Riley

Vision House dedicates four new apartments

Ten more children and their single mom or dad now have a place to call home in the Renton Highlands if they must flee an abusive relationship.

Bob Riley
Bakery student Alison Hansen

A helping hand

They’ve learned to wrangle yeast and make a fine meal of wild king salmon and crab-stuffed prawns.

Bakery student Alison Hansen

Fighting crime and perception it exists

When it comes to public safety, no one is looking the other way, not Mayor Denis Law and certainly not the Police Department.

A tragic beginning to the season of fun

It’s the oldest piece of advice from those who want everyone to have a good – and safe – time on the water.

Young couple killed in Benson Hill crash

A young couple was killed in a single-car accident at about 10 p.m. Tuesday in the Benson Hill area.

CROPwalk to fight hunger is Sunday

Hundreds of walkers will take to the Cedar River Trail Sunday to raise money to fight hunger locally and in about 80 countries worldwide.

Hospital board votes to still meet at 3:30 p.m.

The Valley Medical Center Board of Commissioners will continue meeting at 3:30 p.m., after voting on Monday to rescind a decision to meet at 6 p.m. that effectively could have resulted in the resignation of one of its newest members.

Lisa Magnuson of Renton runs with her dog Boone along what will become Seahawks Way in front of the Virginia Mason Athletic Center

Coming soon: 12 Seahawks Way

There’s a new street name in town. It’s Seahawks Way.

Lisa Magnuson of Renton runs with her dog Boone along what will become Seahawks Way in front of the Virginia Mason Athletic Center
Renton Fire Department medics work on a 74-year-old stabbing victim Thursday evening at the Renton Transit Center on Burnett Avenue South

Elderly man stabbed over cell phone

A 74-year-old Renton man stabbed multiple times Thursday evening in downtown Renton is recovering from his wounds, while Renton police investigate the events leading to the attack – starting with the robbery of a cell phone.

Renton Fire Department medics work on a 74-year-old stabbing victim Thursday evening at the Renton Transit Center on Burnett Avenue South

Postmark deadline for school ballots is Tuesday

Supporters of the Renton School District’s $150 million construction bond measure are putting on a final push this weekend to get voters to mail in their ballots.

Police tape is removed Thursday from the site where human remains were excavated at a new home under construction on Edmonds Avenue Northeast. The remains are likely decades-old.

An historical mystery in the Highlands

The discovery of a human jawbone in the Renton Highlands last Thursday may go down as an historical mystery.

Police tape is removed Thursday from the site where human remains were excavated at a new home under construction on Edmonds Avenue Northeast. The remains are likely decades-old.

Charges filed in traffic fatality

The driver of a 2002 Acura that crashed into an apartment complex on Talbot Road South in December, resulting in the death a passenger, has been charged with vehicular homicide.

The Cedar River

River closed to recreation use for now Cedar River is running high, cold

The Cedar River is running at unusually high levels for this time of year as the City of Seattle opens up space in the Chester Morse Reservoir in the Cascades to store runoff from a huge mountain snowpack.

The Cedar River

City’s veterans will honor fallen comrades Monday

Renton’s veterans will remember those who died in the service of their country this Monday, Memorial Day.

Scouts with Troop 476  and adult leaders who volunteered are

Where to turn for help? The Boy Scouts

Sue Tiffany needed some help maintaining the yard of her good friend, Avalee Graves, who was in failing health.

Scouts with Troop 476  and adult leaders who volunteered are
Renton aquatics coordinator Dave Perkins changes pool filters Wednesday as he and staff prepare the Henry Moses Aquatic Center for a June opening.

Now’s the season for water safety

This weekend’s heat has brought the seasonal calls for safe use of the region’s rivers and the City of Renton’s swimming pools and beaches.

Renton aquatics coordinator Dave Perkins changes pool filters Wednesday as he and staff prepare the Henry Moses Aquatic Center for a June opening.

Future of Renton’s kids is in the mail

Important pieces of mail have been arriving in the mailboxes of voters in the Renton School District.

First HOT commute ‘going good’

The first test of the new HOT lanes on State Route 167 – at least from the commuters’ standpoint – came Monday morning.