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Machinists union makes a 777X offer to Boeing
The Machinists union on Wednesday presented what it called "a preliminary proposal" to the Boeing Co.
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Human rights groups working to free Renton woman from Mexican prison
Two or three times a year, Nestora Salgado visited her home state of Guerrero, Mexico, to visit relatives still living there and bring clothes to poor children.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
$50M verdict against UW-run hospital, lab
A King County jury has returned a $50 million verdict against a Kent public hospital and a medical testing firm after finding both failed to detect a severe genetic problem in a fetus.
Severe Weather Shelter to stay open Tonight, Tuesday, as well
Due to extremely low temperatures expected to continue into the early part of the week along with the forecast of snow, the City of Renton in partnership with Catholic Community Services will continue to open the Severe Weather Shelter at Renton Harambee Center through Wednesday morning, Dec. 11. The shelter is located at Renton Harambee Center, ... (more)
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Extended interview with Boeing machinists
KING 5's Glenn Farley and Jake Whittenberg sat down with an exclusive panel of machinists.
Are you part of the rising rich?
This photo taken Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, shows gallery owner Deborah Sponder walking her dog in the Design District neighborhood of Miami.
Rainer Avenue South officially opens
Participating in the ribbon cutting Monday morning of the completed Rainier Avenue improvements were, from left, City Council members Ed Prince and Marcie Palmer, U.S. Rep. Adam Smith, Mayor Denis Law, Sound Transit Deputy Director Jim Edwards and City Council member Rich Zwicker.
Rising riches: 1 in 5 in US reaches affluence
This photo taken Nov. 21, 2013 shows James Lott outside the Wal-Mart store where he works as a pharmacist in Bonney Lake, Wash.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Search for wanted felon in Renton
Deputies attempted to arrest 36-year-old Jeremy Alan Maddelena in the area of SE 136 St. and 171st Ave. Maddelena fled the scene in a stolen car before he could be arrested.
Aerospace Training Center gets full funding from legislature
The new Central Sound Aerospace Training Center set to be built at the Renton Airport recently received some additional funding from the state Legislature and will now be built to its full size.
Man implies weapon, robs bank | Police Blotter
A man in his mid-20s who implied he had a weapon robbed the Chase Bank in the Fred Meyer store on Nov. 14 of an undisclosed amount of cash.
Clam Lights are lit tonight, city tree lit tomoorw as holiday events kick into full swing
Saturday marks Renton's Holiday Tree Lighting celebration at the Piazza. The event is 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Santa will be on hand as well as food and entertainment for the whole family.
$15 minimum wage campaigners march on Seattle
Sun Benjamin, a home health care worker, looks out from under a cap advocating a $15 minimum wage as she prepares to walk with other protesters on a day-long march in support of fast-food workers Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, in SeaTac, Wash.
Valley Hospital turns away nurses, others after strike - Fri, 06 Dec 2013 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Valley Hospital has locked out at least 80 nurses and other employees in the aftermath of Wednesday's one-day strike and the hiring of temporary replacement workers.
Notes from Newcastle: A bittersweet decadence farewell
It involved Sandra Wixon and the Sweet Decadence team. I dreamed that the "living room" of Newcastle was set to close.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Tolling to be discussed next week at Washington State Transportation Commission meeting
Transportation revenue options are a focus of the Washington State Transportation Commission's meeting next week in Olympia.
'She Loves Me' opens Friday at Renton Civic Theatre
"She Loves Me," the play that the movie "You've Got Mail" was based on, opens Friday at Renton Civc Theatre.
Pair of reindeer make pre-flight stop in Renton
The day after Thanksgiving marked the opening of many Christmas tree stands in the area, including the Newcastle Fruit and Produce Company's Christmas tree stand.
Test your Newcastle history knowledge - Part 4
In 2012, Mayor Rich Crispo compiled a list of 120 questions that highlighted the history of Newcastle.