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  1. Seahawks' Kam Chancellor on holdout: 'Souls get lost sometimes'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor stands on the sidelines during organized team activities practice at Virginia Mason Athletic Center in Renton on Wednesday, June 1, 2016. Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor stands on the sidelines during organized team activities practice at Virginia Mason Athletic Center in Renton on Wednesday, June 1, 2016.

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  2. Minimum wage hike to $13.50 an hour set for November ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... have to provide one hour of paid sick leave for each 40 hours an employee works. Ariana Davis, a grocery worker from Renton who is the sponsor of I-1433, said last week that "this initiative is going to change the lives of every worker in ...

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  3. UW sophomore wins Pacific Northwest AmateurRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Times

    ... 5, to win the 115th Pacific Northwest Women's Amateur. Meanwhile, Amanda Jacobs of Portland defeated Shawn Farmer of Renton 3 and 2 to win the 15th Pacific Northwest Women's Mid-Amateur. Both matches were held on the Prospector Course at Suncadia in ...

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  4. An afternoon with Renton's very own da Vinci | the Creative SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Renton Reporter

    I recently had the pleasure of meeting local, esteemed artist Harold Johnson, formerly of Renton, at his home near SeaTac. While we talked, the atmosphere of vital creativity was enhanced by soft classical music.

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  5. Great weather for River Days! | Weekend WeatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Renton Reporter

    The weather seems to be in favor of this week's Renton River Days! But don't forget to hydrate yourself and use some sunscreen. The National Weather Service is calling for a mostly cloudy Saturday, with a high near 75 and low around 59. We want to see you, your family and friends doing something outdoors in Renton, whatever the weather.

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  6. CORRECTING and REPLACING -- First Financial Northwest, Inc. Reports...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | GlobeNewswire

    CORRECTING and REPLACING -- First Financial Northwest, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Net Income of $1.4 Million or $0.11 per Diluted Share RENTON, Wash., July 22, 2016 -- First Financial Northwest, Inc. , the holding company for First Financial Northwest Bank , announced corrections to its press release issued earlier today, Friday, July 22, 2016. Specifically, the loan portfolio table on page 10 of the press release included misstated numbers for commercial real estate and multi-family loans for the comparable quarter ended June 30, 2015.

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  7. 4 more weekends of I-5 reduction to two lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Federal Way Mirror

    ... drivers used alternatives, it limited backups and delays on I-5. We saw more delays on I-405 between Bellevue and Renton, but traffic moved well on state routes 99, 167 and 509. We need drivers to keep using those alternatives." According to WSDOT, ...

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  8. Summer Teen Musical 'Seussical' opens tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Renton Reporter

    ... are challenged and emerge triumphant. Seussical is fun for the whole family! The show stars 21 teens from around the Renton and south King County area. Tickets are $25 for adults, $17 for Seniors and Students and $10 for kids age 10 and under. We ...

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  9. River Days Weekend is finally hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Renton Reporter

    The main event is all weekend long at Liberty Park, with artist booths, a kids zone, two stages and, of course, plenty of great food at the Nibble of Renton! a Line up on South Third Street from Shattuck Avenue to Liberty Park starting 10 a.m. on July 23 to see Renton River Days Parade. Kent Phillips of STAR 101.5 FM will be this year's parade announcer.

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  10. First Financial Northwest Inc. (FFNW) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.04 EPSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... a lesser extent, Pierce, Snohomish and Kitsap Counties, Washington through its full-service banking office located in Renton, Washington and branch office in Mill Creek, Washington. Receive News & Ratings for First Financial Northwest Inc. Daily - ...

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  11. Four Generals Brewing opens tomorrow in RentonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    On Friday, July 22nd Four Generals Brewing Company opens to the public in Renton, Washington. We first told you the story back in March, when we noticed a sign in a boarded-up window at the Old City Hall building in downtown Renton.

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  12. Jockey Joe Steiner RetiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Blood Horse

    Although he has considered finding another occupation for some time, the 51-year-old native of Renton, Wash. said the impetus for his decision came July 18, when trainer Monique Snowden was found dead a day after Steiner was aboard "It came to me like a bright light and now is the time I need to make that change," Steiner said.

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  13. Changes at Center of Hope create tensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Renton Reporter

    Controversy has erupted at Center of Hope, as the parent organization, REACH (Renton Ecumenical Association of Churches), is taking the center in a new direction without its director Rev. Dr. Linda Smith. Smith, who served as director of the center ...

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  14. Renton Little League stays alive, play again tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Renton Reporter

    Renton's district-champion 9/10 Little League All Stars are keeping their state title hopes alive by winning two games in two days. They will play Bonney Lake/Sumner tonight, Thursday.

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  15. New Sonic restaurant coming to Hardie AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Renton Reporter

    Get ready fast food fans, Renton is about to get a big new player in the market as plans to build a new Sonic Drive-In near the Walmart on Rainier Avenue South have been announced. The new, 2,558-square-foot restaurant will be the first foray into King County for the Oklahoma-based retailer.

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  16. Police, African-American pastors meet to discuss recent tragediesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Renton Reporter

    In the wake of recent deaths of Alton Sterling, Philando Castille and killing of police officers in Dallas and Baton Rouge, the Renton Police Department , African American Pastors Group and the city responded by scheduling an "open dialogue" between the groups for this past Monday. The meeting was attended by Mayor Denis Law, Rev.

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  17. "Harry Potter" book set stolen from Mercer Island condo | Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Mercer Island Reporter

    ... stopped for a traffic violation in the 8400 block of eastbound Interstate 90 at 11:28 a.m. They had a warrant out of Renton for driving with a suspended license, and were arrested and transferred into the custody of Renton Police. MARIJUANA: Police ...

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  18. Stolen vehicle found parked in reporting party's driveway | Covington & Maple Valley Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Covington Reporter

    ... that she is a "drug addict" and "porn star." On July 8 it was reported that a resident found a stolen vehicle out of Renton parked in their driveway. On July 12 a vehicle was towed by the King County Sheriff's Office prior to knowing it had been ...

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  19. Local businesses grapple with increased traffic as PokestopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Columbian

    ... recently posted a $20 off special on her website. "Yup, we're a Pokestop," reads a note below the ad. At a church in Renton, players have made their presence known and have even left the gates open at times, office manager Rona Heenk said. "We can't ...

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  20. Police, fire offer Pokemon Go safety tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Renton Reporter

    As the mobile game Pokemon Go continues to grow in popularity, police and fire in Renton and around the region are warning players to stay safe while playing and asking that they not play at certain locations. The Renton police this week, for example, put out a press release reminding players to "look up from your phone and pay attention to the real world."

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