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Kent officers involved in shooting treated and released at hospital; victim identified
The four Kent Police officers injured in Sunday's shooting and explosion along 86th Avenue South each were treated and released later on Sunday at Valley Medical Center in Renton.
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First Financial Northwest - A Classic Graham Dodd Investment Opportunity
Investors get $1 of net assets for every 89 cents they invest - First Financial Northwest is currently trading at a price to book ratio of 0.89.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Renton man charged with homicide by watercraft in fatal boat collision
A Renton man was charged today with homicide by watercraft and assault by watercraft in connection with Wednesday's Lake Washington boat collision that killed a Seattle schoolteacher.
Families struggle to rebuild after Renton apartment fire
RENTON, Wash. -- Families who lost almost everything in a massive apartment complex fire are struggling to rebuild their lives.
Apartment fire investigation continues; most of the displaced find place to stay
Renton firefighters on Monday surveyed the damage following a four-alarm fire Saturday afternoon at the Regency Woods apartment complex.
Sink hole closes Monster Road in both directions from Beacon Coal...
A sinkhole has been discovered and Monster Road will be closed in both directions from the Beacon Coal Mine Road in Renton up to 68th Avenue South/Martin Luther King Jr. Way in unincorporated King County.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Shoplifter meant to pay, but the line was too long | Police Blotter
Because people like to videotape their activities, a Renton Police officer seized as evidence a GoPro camera located after the arrest of a shoplifter.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
About 40 displaced after apartment building fire in Regency Woods
About 40 residents have been displaced following a fast-moving fire in the Regency Woods development Saturday, but there were no serious injuries reported in the blaze.
The News Tribune
Firefighters battle apartment, brush fire in Renton
Crews responded to a report of a commercial fire in the 1400 block of South 18th Street at about 2 p.m. Skyway fire officials initially said the fire was a two-alarm fire.
IKEA's new store to be two stories, located at current site
The IKEA corporation last week filed papers with the city to build a brand new, two-story store on the site of its current Renton store.
Cloudy, but a little cooler | Weekend Weather
The National Weather Service is calling for cloudy skies today, Saturday, with a high near 76. Overnight, the clouds thicken with a 30 percent chance of showers and a low around 60. This week's weather photo comes to us from Robert Hess who grabbed this great picture of his grandsons, Henry Cooke and Leo Stevenson finding some relief from the heat ... (more)
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Renton man held in death of teacher in powerboat crash
Passengers on a sailboat told police they were slowly motoring with a low-power trolling motor after dark when a powerboat slammed into them Wednesday night on Lake Washington, according to a statement of probable cause released Friday by the King County Prosecutor's Office.
Renton man arrested in boating death on Lake Washington
A 46-year-old Renton man will appear in court Friday afternoon for investigation of homicide by motorcraft in the boating death of a Seattle woman Wednesday on Lake Washington.
ARISE looking for volunteers to help make lunches
Maggie Breen, executive director of REACH, prepares sandwiches for the homeless men's program ARISE.
Four Renton businesses among best workplaces for recycling
King County Solid Waste Division recently announced that four Renton businesses have been named to the 2014 "Best Workplaces for Recycling and Waste Reduction."
Fitch Upgrades One and Affirms 12 Classes of RRE 2007-1
Fitch's performance expectation incorporates prospective views regarding commercial real estate market values and cash flow declines.
West Seattle Blog
Traffic/Transit Today: Friday watch; weekend warnings
If you have to come back from the Eastside, besides Highway 520, another option is to take 405 to Renton, where it heads west and joins up with Highway 516, which you can take westbound to northbound Highway 509, which connects you with east West Seattle.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Pivot Point Consulting named Eastside Fastest-Growing Private Company
Pivot Point Consulting was revealed as the 2014 Eastside Fastest-Growing Private Company tonight after having increased revenue by 750 percent between 2011 and 2013.
PNW Local News
Victim's wife identified as suspect in case of man set on fire
Renton police have identified Tatanysha M. Hedman as a suspect in Wednesday's domestic violence incident in which a man was doused with gasoline and lit on fire.
Renton man arrested in deadly L. Washington boat collision
Seattle police have arrested the driver of a motorboat that collided with a sailboat on Seattle's Lake Washington, killing a 24-year-old woman and injuring two others.