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Are you ready for the Big One?
On the heels of the Napa earthquake, September is "National Preparedness Month" and "Ready in Renton" in the city, highlighting the City of Renton's emergency preparedness campaign.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Renton family building chili cook-off dynasty
Two generations of Renton chili cookers are sweeping the state competition and don't show any signs of cooling off.
Renton has been ranked the sixth most-stressed cit
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Boeing submits plans to state to clean up contaminated soil, groundwater at Renton plant
Contaminated soil and groundwater at The Boeing Co.' s Renton plant would be cleaned up under technical plans Boeing submitted to the Washington Department of Ecology.
Strong Arm Brewing Beer Garden Sat. Sept. 13
Renton's Strong Arm Brewing invites you to join them on Saturday, September 13th for an afternoon or beer, food, music and more: a Strong Arm Beer Garden .
Tue Aug 26, 2014
New Bellevue College student trustee to remain humble
Stassney Obregon had just enough time to apply to the Bellevue College Board of Trustees before the 19-year-old student had to return to the Phillipines to see her ailing father.
Volunteers Needed for Renton's Community Emergency Response Team
The recent magnitude-6.0 earthquake in Northern California that injured more than 100 people and damaged buildings and other structures throughout the Napa Valley region is a good reminder that an earthquake or other natural disaster can happen at any time, and communities need to be prepared for when it does.
More than 100 new teachers welcomed at annual Chamber breakfast
Kayla Root, new kindergarten teacher at Cascade Elementary School, receives flowers and a goodie bag from a Chamber member at the annual Renton Chamber New Teacher Breakfast.
Carroll No. 2 on head coach ranking
RENTON, Wash. According to 30 NFL insiders, Pete Carroll is the second highest-rated head coach in the league.
Overnight police chase ends with rollover crash in Renton
RENTON, Wash. - Two suspects are still at large and one is in custody after an overnight police chase ended with a rollover crash in Renton.
BOC Aviation orders Boeing planes worth $8.8b
A Boeing 737 jetliner is pictured during a tour of the Boeing 737 assembly plant in Renton, Washington February 4, 2014.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
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Sound and Fury Morris Dancers to delight at St. Luke's English Fete Sept. 13
Part Steampunk, part Renaissance Faire - Morris Dancing is a staple of Country Village fetes or fairs all over England.
'Celebration of Life' honors animals who have had cancer
For many years, veterinary oncologist Dr. Luminita Sarbu has kept a very special plaque above her desk.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Pregnant woman arrested after trying to steal undergarments, fighting ...
A 43-year-old Seattle woman who told officers she was five months pregnant was arrested Aug. 10 after trying to steal undergarments and household goods from Wal-Mart.
Museums 101: Renton History Museum
Renton, Washington was originally a Duwamish Indian village at the southern end of Lake Washington.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Renton is home to state's only upright MRI
Recently, Center for Diagnostic Imaging held an open house at their Renton outpatient medical imaging center.
Sunny skies and warm temperatures ahead | Weekend Weather
This summer's gorgeous weather has led to an explosion of color in yards all around the city, like in this shot of Gordon Stecklenburg's wife's roses.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Renton schools send letters home explaining 'failing' NCLB label
The Renton School District, along with 27 other Puget Sound area districts, will send out a letter this week explaining the "failing" label that's been given to them under the No Child Left Behind Act.
Challenge accepted: Cold for a cause
Internet charity sensation "the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge" made its way to Renton this past week with former Fire Chief Lee Wheeler taking the challenge Tuesday at the Farmers Market.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Renton Planning Commission to recommend medical pot ban
With the rules on recreational marijuana retail stores now in place and the moratorium on medical marijuana facilities about to expire, the city is poised to take the next step with a recommendation that all medical-marijuana facilities be banned within the City of Renton.