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Editorial: The Times recommends Pramila Jayapal for 37th District state Senate seat
IN a crowded contest for Seattle's 37th Legislative District state Senate seat, Pramila Jayapal stands out for the breadth and depth of her civic involvement.
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
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Boeing's Space Bins Make Room for More Bags on 737s
Boeing announced the launch of its new Space Bins on July 10, 2014, which provide more room for carry-on bags.
Renton police investigate death of 3-year-old from methadone overdose
The death of a 3-year-old boy in Renton in May was due to an overdose of methadone, according to the King County Medical Examiner's Office.
Zone 3 Explorers to compete at conference
A contingency of the Zone 3 Fire Explorers and advisors head to the campus of Indiana University in Bloomington, Ind., in the next few days to compete in the National Fire/Emergency Services Exploring Conference.
Boeing Issues $5.2 Trillion 20-Year Market Forecast
Between now and the year 2033, Boeing is anticipating a worldwide demand for nearly 37,000 new passenger planes, worth an estimated $5.2 trillion.
IKEA Proposes Replacing Its Seattle-Area Store by Building a New,...
The application will mark the beginning of the governmental review process for this proposed on-site relocation.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Couplea s 911 call leads to their own bust in Seattle
A freeway chase by a man in his underwear and a 911 call by mail thieves landed a couple in jail on Saturday.
Theft charges for Seattle contractor accused of scamming homeowners, including some in Renton
A Seattle contractor faces charges that he defrauded homeowners, including some in Renton, who paid him more than $45,000 to upgrade their bathrooms and kitchens, and do other home renovation projects.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Bellevue considering third-party study for Energize Eastside
The Washington Utilities Transportation Commission can't prevent Puget Sound Energy from running upgraded transmission lines more than 100 feet above neighborhoods from Renton to Redmond, but it can prevent the energy company from recovering costs if the project is deemed unnecessary or excessive.
Renton Meal Coalition makes urgent plea for donations
The Renton Meal Coalition is in desperate need of support for The Area of Renton Interfaith Shelter Endeavor program and may not be able to provide for their resident for more than a few weeks.
Final Energize Eastide Community Advisory Group meeting scheduled for Wednesay in Renton
The group, made up of residents from the communities affected by Puget Sound Energy's plans to upgrade transmission lines, was created to discuss the pros and cons of the possible routes through Renton and other communities.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
King County Sheriff's Office hiring 9-1-1 communication specialists
The King County Sheriff's Office is currently hiring 9-1-1 communication specialists and will be holding a recruiting workshop at the station in Renton on July 12. On Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon, interested applicants may attend a workshop to learn about the hiring process, training, expectations and more.
Boeing still assessing damage on earailed fuselages headed for Renton
The Boeing Corporation has released the following statement on the derailment of a train carrying 737s bound for final assembly at the Renton plant: A team of experts from Boeing and Spirit Aerosystems continues to assess damage to six 737 fuselages resulting from the July 3 train derailment near Rivulet, Mont.
Another successful year for Return to Renton Car Show | SLIDESHOW
After a late start getting cars to arrive, the Return to Renton Car Show took over downtown Renton last Sunday.
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Montana river: Three fuselages slow to be retrieved from water
Three airplane fuselages that slid down a steep embankment into a river following a train derailment in northern Montana state could take until Tuesday to remove, railroad officials said Sunday.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Some residents concerned about Energize Eastside project
With the Eastside slated for significant growth in the near future, preparations are being made to accommodate the influx of people to the area.
PSE to answer Energize Eastside questions July 7
The project, in response to the region's growing power needs, will bring new higher capacity electric transmission lines to the Eastside.
Monday deadline for voter registration online, by mail
Monday is the last day to register to vote in the Aug. 5 primary election if you want to do so online or mail in a downloaded registration form.
Train derailment threatens 737 production, leads to supply chain questions
Aviation experts are calling on Boeing to diversify its supply of 737 fuselages after a train derailment in Montana threatens to impact production of the planes in Washington.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
in Congress, July 4, 1776 | Editor's Note
Editor's Note: This week we start what I hope will become a new tradition here at the Renton Reporter.