Haley Ausbun

He rushed into the smoke to rescue a driver, now he’s being honored

Local firefighter earns the Medal of Valor for his efforts in a car fire

Photo by Haley Ausbun
                                The United Christian Church in Renton held a prayer vigil Friday, June 21 in response to damage done to their pride display.

Laying hands on the LGBTQ community

Local vigil brings out much of the Renton community in support of attacked church

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                                The United Christian Church in Renton held a prayer vigil Friday, June 21 in response to damage done to their pride display.

Renton officials remind us to not use fireworks

Local fireworks shows and Fourth of July events keep tradition

RFA report shows good growth and met goals

Local firefighters are seeing more calls, higher ratings

Photo by Steve Bartlett Photography

Renton races in Relay for Life

On Friday, June 21, over 200 people joined together at the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Renton. The event went through the night,… Continue reading

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Teens expected protestors, received a “welcome train” instead

A library event became viral for the wrong reasons, sparking support from locals

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Have lunch with Renton firefighters

The annual BBQ With the Badges event is June 26

Own an RV? Law changes around large vehicles in the works

Where large vehicle owners can park in the city may change soon

Photos by Alika Jenner.

Event to push Benson Hill family center to the endzone

The second annual Doug Baldwin Combine event is coming up

Photos by Alika Jenner.
Photos from the viral video of two Renton women surprising their stepfather with changing their last names to his on Father’s Day, Sunday June 16.

They wanted to honor their step-dad, then it went viral

Video of a Renton family on Father’s Day has been seen by over 10 million viewers

Photos from the viral video of two Renton women surprising their stepfather with changing their last names to his on Father’s Day, Sunday June 16.
Courtesy of City of Renton. Reverend James Barnett of Still Waters Ministries and The Reverend Dr. Linda Smith of SKY Urban Empowerment Center accept the Juneteenth proclamation at the June 17, 2019, Renton City Council Meeting.

Moving foward by looking to the past

Renton recognizes Juneteenth for the second year

Courtesy of City of Renton. Reverend James Barnett of Still Waters Ministries and The Reverend Dr. Linda Smith of SKY Urban Empowerment Center accept the Juneteenth proclamation at the June 17, 2019, Renton City Council Meeting.

Budget troubles on the horizon for Renton schools

Shortfalls could mean future changes to staff and district spending

Photo courtesy of United Christian Church in Renton, groups came together to fix the damage Monday, only to have another attack on the doors two days later.

They tried to knock them down, but the doors remain

Update: A second round of damage is now being investigated as possible arson/explosion.

Photo courtesy of United Christian Church in Renton, groups came together to fix the damage Monday, only to have another attack on the doors two days later.

Stabbing at Cheers Bar & Grill motive unknown

The Renton Police Department released its preliminary findings on the case, where an officer shot and killed the stabbing suspect.

Photo by Haley Ausbun. The fence now has woven with colorful privacy tape, plaques containing six languages and over 100 symbols that were created by students and residents in the Sunset neighborhood.

“A fence that unites” – City dedicates new Sunset Boulevard art

Tape weaving in a fence on Sunset Boulevard finished over the weekend

Photo by Haley Ausbun. The fence now has woven with colorful privacy tape, plaques containing six languages and over 100 symbols that were created by students and residents in the Sunset neighborhood.

Teen suspect in Renton rape may be charged as an adult

Charging documents outline how police investigated and arrested the suspect

Stabbing at Cheers Bar & Grill results in officer shots fired, one deceased.

This story will be updated as more information is available.

Renton center to host gala to support local addiction rehab center

Seattle Metro Campus, in Renton creates faith-based recovery programs for drug and alcohol addiction.

Renton man says shooting was “a dominance thing”

Wendell Wilson faces murder charges after shooting his daughter during an argument

Taking Renton’s students to new heights

Free pilot’s license classes helps students gain confidence