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  1. Permits for Park and Ride lot to be vettedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Mercer Island Reporter

    ... plates. Some Park and Rides in King County have worse over-crowding problems than Mercer Island, with one lot in Renton averaging 124 percent capacity in 2009 and another in Shoreline averaging 119 percent. Sound Transit will host a series of info ...

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  2. Kennydale neighborhood gets $185,000 flood control grantRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Renton Reporter

    A project to improve a drainage system that prevents flooding in Renton' Kennydale neighborhood will receive funding from the King County Flood Control District . The District's Board of Supervisors gave its unanimous approval to the project along with other projects throughout the region that focus on both flood prevention and flood mitigation.

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  3. Movie prop money scam using fake $100 bills debuts in RentonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Renton Reporter

    The curtain has gone up in Renton on a scam in which the perpetrators use movie prop money to buy things. Anyone can buy a stack of fake $100 bills online for about $30, according to Commander David Leibman with the Renton Police Department, apparently with no restrictions.

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  4. Regional arrest made | Police newsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Mercer Island Reporter

    MIPD Detective Sergeant Jeff Magnan and Detective Joe Morris arrested a burglar, car thief and identity thief with the assistance of Renton and Kent PD's, all whom have their own charges for the man. The detectives were able to recover a few pieces of the stolen jewelry that were pawned by friends of the burglar.

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  5. Earthquake recorded north of Coulee DamRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... the upper hand on Tuesday against some giant wildfires burning in north-central Washington. A 50-year-old Renton man who pleaded guilty to public indecency in the 1990s is seeking a pardon from Gov. Jay Inslee. A 50-year-old Renton man who pleaded ...

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  6. Joel Peters WilliamsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Wenatchee World

    ... born in Yakima, on February 8, 1944. He was the fourth child born to James and Myrtle Williams. The family moved to Renton, in 1948 when he was four years old. As a young boy, Joel enjoyed working on the family farm feeding the cows, pigs, chickens, ...

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  7. Special filing period opens Wednesday for School Board District 4 positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Renton Reporter

    ... filing period must complete a declaration of candidacy in person at King County Elections office, 919 S.W. Grady Way, Renton. The names of all candidates who file will appear on the Nov. 3 general election ballot. If no one files, the School Board ...

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  8. Renton brothers plead not guilty in shooting death in SkywayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Renton Reporter

    Two Renton brothers pleaded not guilty at their arraignment Aug. 27 in the shooting death of a 21-year-old man in Skyway. The King County Prosecuting Attorney's Office on Aug. 15 charged Marque Deandre Fluker, 23, with second-degree murder for the alleged fatal shooting of the victim, 21-year-old Le-Maun Lancaster, after a dispute Aug. 12 in the parking lot of a Skyway grocery store.

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  9. Seahawks will part ways with ex-Alabama standout Kevin Norwood, source saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Alabama Live

    Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Kevin Norwood makes a catch, Friday, May 16, 2014, during an NFL football rookie minicamp in Renton, Wash. A fourth-round pick of the Seahawks in last year's NFL draft, Norwood caught nine for 102 yards in nine games as a rookie last season.

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  10. WA: Low Pay, Long Pricey Commute Often Go Hand in HandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Mass Transit

    ... about a year, Nakhale, 50, Shivambo, 45, and their four children had relied on the bus to get from their home near Renton to their jobs, schools and other places. By bus, it had taken Nakhale nearly four hours a day to get to and from his job as a ...

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  11. Ditch the diet and focus on a 'healthy eatig life plan' this fall | Hot from the OvenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Renton Reporter

    ... Pippimamma Apple Sauce and Apple Butter. We came by the opportunity to pick our fill of apples from the "Buy Nothing Renton Highlands" Facebook group. The group's philosophy is about giving, sharing and community. Essentially, if you have something ...

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  12. Two hit by gunfire in drive-by shooting early Saturday morning on Renton AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Renton Reporter

    Renton officers responding to the sounds of gunfire early Saturday morning found a car crashed into a tree and the car's occupants injured by gunfire and the collision, according to the Renton Police Department. At around 12:40 a.m., officers patrolling the Rainier Avenue corridor heard the sounds of multiple shots coming from the Skyway area toward Renton Avenue South, according to Renton Police Commander David Leibman They found an older-model Ford Crown Victoria that had driven off of the roadway on Victoria Avenue Southwest and crashed into a tree.

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  13. Take time to prepare for the Big One | Guest CommentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Renton Reporter

    I've often said that when it comes to disasters, "Renton is in a sweet spot." Whenever we've had big storms, we have done well.

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  14. We all owe a thanks to those who fought to keep libarary where it is | Editor's NoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Renton Reporter

    Since I moved to Renton in early 2012, no issue has dominated the landscape like that of the Cedar River Library. I was not working for the Renton Reporter at that time and had no idea that within 18 months I would be editor of the paper , but I, of course, read about the controversy and remember multiple groups knocking on my door that summer to discuss the upcoming location vote.

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  15. Seahawks Links: Chancellor, Wilson and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | 12th Man Rising

    May 26, 2015; Renton, WA, USA; Seattle Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor warms up before an OTA practice at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports On the eve of the Seattle Seahawks third, and most important, preseason game, some interesting Seahawk-related story lines are developing around the league.

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  16. Maintenance along levees from Tukwila to Kent means intermittent...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Kent Reporter

    Maintenance work by King County continues along a dozen miles of levees that protect the cities of Renton, Tukwila and Kent from Green River flooding. The work requires temporary, intermittent closures of sections of the Green River Trail, which sits atop the levee system through the Green River Valley.

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  17. Airport blast fence gets a new lookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Renton Reporter

    Portraying the images of a B-1 seaplane, a 737 and a 707, three planes built in Renton, the art is designed to evoke the past, present and future of the aviation industry. The total cost of the project was estimated at about $1.15 million, with 90 percent of the funding coming from a Federal Aviation Administration grant.

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  18. First Financial Northwest, Inc. (FFNW) Announces Dividend of $0.06Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... lesser extent, Pierce, Snohomish and Kitsap counties, Washington, through its full-service banking office located in Renton, Washington. The Bank's business consists of attracting deposits from the public and utilizing these funds to originate one- ...

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  19. Renont's Gluten Free Studios ready to make their markRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Renton Reporter

    Renton has a new video production company near the shores of Lake Washington in Gluten Free Studios, a subsidiary of Los Angeles-based Omelet, an ad agency. The firm offers a stripped-down version of full-service marketing without the fluff, but with a lot of heart and talent.

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  20. Does Microsoft Score with Cloud Search? #SPTechConRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | CMSWire

    ... like Michelle Warfield. An attendee at the SPTechCon, she's one of two SharePoint administrators at the Renton, Wash.-based Valley Medical Center, which has about 5,000 employees with access to SharePoint. The senior applications analyst plans to ...

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