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Renton, Washington is located in King County. Zip codes in Renton, WA include 98059, 98055, and 98057. The median home price in Renton is $350,000 which is roughly $184/per square foot. More Renton information.

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42 min ago | Covington Reporter

Flood Control District Executive Committee briefed on efforts to...

The King County Flood Control District Executive Committee met in Renton Wednesday to learn about the effort taking place to enhance flood damage prevention programs along the river corridor.

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11 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

Warriors' Steve Kerr watches, learns from Pete Carroll

The Warriors' Steve Kerr went out of his way to pick the brain of Bill Parcells in preparation for a future in coaching, and in his quest for knowledge, he turned to another Super Bowl-winning coach in Pete Carroll on Wednesday.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Renton Reporter

Gunfire exchanged outside downtown Safeway Monday

No one, including innocent bystanders, was injured when a running gun battle between two men broke out Tuesday evening in the Safeway parking lot on South Third Street.

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Renton Reporter

Regency Woods fire started outside, but cause not yet determined

The cause of the four-alarm fire that destroyed or heavily damaged three Regency Woods apartment buildings July 19 was still officially undetermined mid-week.

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Today's Trucking

Paccar Profit Up 9%, New Parts Distribution Center Planned

Truck manufacturer Paccar announced a nine-percent increase in profit in the second quarter of 2014 and Paccar Parts is building a new distribution center in Washington.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Renton Reporter

Small fire at Kennydale Elementary School caused by fish tank filter

Crews work to dry, deodorize and disinfect the areas in classrooms and hallways at Kennydale Elementary School where sprinkler systems helped stop a fire on Monday night.

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KOMO News

Overnight blaze damages Renton elementary school

An overnight fire damaged Kennydale Elementary School in Renton, and now officials are trying to determine what caused it.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Renton Reporter

2014 Renton River Days parade | SLIDESHOW

Marching bands, fancy cars, floats, dance crews, cheerleaders and dozens of other groups made their way down Third Avenue during the parade.

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Renton Reporter

Woman in critical condition after hit and run on Northeast Fourth

A woman was injured this afternoon after being hit by a car while she was in a crosswalk on Northeast Fourth Street near Queen Avenue Northeast.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Seattle Times

6 candidates vie for Senate seat in southeast Seattle, Renton

Pramila Jayapal has been a community organizer, a book author and an advocate for immigrants, but never an elected politician.

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Renton Reporter

Summer Teen Musical 'The Wedding Singer' opens Friday

If it wasn't for the Renton Civic Theatre's Summer Teen Musical, 15-year-old Audrey Montague would not have an outlet for her acting pursuits.

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Renton Reporter

The tell-tale selfie | Police Blotter

The officer asked whether the 17-year-old really wanted to do that, considering he was being contacted about the explosion of an illegal M-80 on July 4. The "selfie" is in evidence and was used to compare the teen to the suspect caught on a security camera just before the flash of the M-80 exploding in a garage on Southeast Second Place.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Renton Reporter

Summer returns after mid-week rains | Weekend Weather

The National Weather Service is calling for mostly sunny skies today, Saturday, with a high near 78 and light wind.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Renton Reporter

Couple loses everything in fire except what they 'really care about'

Whitney Warner was busy last Saturday, getting ready for her baby shower friends were putting on later in the day.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Snoqualmie Valley Record

Register before Tuesday for August primary election

King County residents not currently registered to vote in Washington can register in person at the King County Elections office or the Voter Registration Annex through 4:30 p.m. on Monday, July 28. Register at King County Elections, 919 SW Grady Way, Renton, open 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on weekdays.

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Renton Reporter

Damage estimated at $3 million in Regency Woods fire; investigators still searching for cause

Damage to the Regency Woods apartment complex from Saturday's four-alarm fire has been estimated at $3 million, according to Renton Deputy Fire Chief Erik Wallgren.

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Renton Reporter

Salvation Army low on supplies, will be collecting food at River Days booth

The Salvation Army is asking the community for support yet again during Renton River Days.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Renton Reporter

Renton woman lit husband on fire because shooting would be 'too nice'

A 40-year-old Renton woman told investigators she poured gasoline on her husband and lit him on fire because shooting him would be too nice, according to court documents.

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Renton Reporter

King County committee to host meeting in Renton next week to discuss flood risks on Cedar River

The members of the King County Flood Control District Executive Committee will host a special meeting in Renton on Wednesday, July 30, to discuss the work being done to enhance flood reduction programs along the Cedar River.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Seattle Weekly

The Pick List: The Week's Recommended Events

This is a rebroadcast of one of this month's 10 live London reunion shows by the legendary comedy troupe : John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, and Michael Palin.

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