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Renton Unity March on Sept. 28

Renton Unity March is scheduled for 3 to 4:40 p.m. on Sept. 18. The march is hosted by the city of Renton, Renton Police Department and the Renton African American Pastoral group. It will begin at Piazza Park, 233 Burnett Avenue South. Renton Unity March is scheduled for 3 to 4:40 p.m. on Sept. 18.

RENTONREPORTER.COM - 2017-09-21 22:52:00

Kennydale fire station to cost an extra $800K

The Kennydale fire station is on schedule, but off budget. Fire Station 15 is projected to open on time, however will cost an extra $800,000 than what Renton Regional Fire Authority initially estimated, according to Fire Chief Rick Marshall. The capital budget for the 7,500 square-foot fire station

RENTONREPORTER.COM - 2017-09-22 15:00:00

Fight for democracy or freedom? | COMMENTARY

"Americans fought a revolution to preserve democracy, while South African blacks fought for freedom," noted a medical doctor who now works for USAID in southern Africa. I had a chance to converse with the doctor and her husband while visiting with my daughter and her family in South Africa. The coup

RENTONREPORTER.COM - 2017-09-22 15:00:00

RTC to host free clinic for legal permanent residents

Renton Technical College is hosting a free legal clinic for eligible legal permanent residents to need help applying for citizenship. The clinic will be hosted on Citizenship Day, which on Sept. 23. Residents will be paired with pro-bono immigration attorneys who can help navigate the naturalization

RENTONREPORTER.COM - 2017-09-21 22:23:00

Renton-based sculptor to host artist talk in Newcastle, Bellevue

Humaira Abid, a sculptor from Renton, will hold a discussion on her solo show at the Bellevue Arts Museum at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 16 at the Newcastle Library. Her solo show, Searching for Home, focuses on the experiences of immigrants and refugee women. Free passes to the Bellevue Arts Museum are ava

RENTONREPORTER.COM - 2017-09-20 22:30:00

Metro to expand bus service in Renton and Kent

King County Metro bus riders who take Route 169 in Renton will get expanded service starting Saturday, Sept. 23. Metro will add 50 trips every weekday on Route 169, which serves Renton, Valley Medical Center, Kent East Hill and the Kent Valley. Buses will come every 15 minutes from 6:30 a.m. to 6:30

RENTONREPORTER.COM - 2017-09-20 15:00:00

Multicultural Festival brings the world to Renton this weekend

The place that's known for building Boeing jets and headquartering the Hawks is also the fifth most diverse city in the country. And on Sept. 22nd and 23rd, Renton is throwing a party to celebrate. Preeti Shridhar is Renton's Deputy Public Affairs Manager; she said the goal of the Renton Multicu

KING-5 - 2017-09-20 02:58:21

Neighbors near Renton clear cut angry about parking

Neighbors living beside a large Renton clear-cut are pointing an angry finger at developers again, this time over parking. The once quiet Renton cul-de-sac on SE 18th Street is now like a highway for large trucks. They're setting up sewer systems for a new development with more than 90 homes. The

KING-5 - 2017-09-20 01:24:23

Large pot grow operations busted in Auburn, Seattle, Everett

Authorities found about 4,500 pot plants, 25 pounds of pot ready to be sold and almost $13,000 in cash at the three Everett homes. (Photo courtesy Snohomish County Sheriff's Office) WESTERN WASHINGTON -- Detectives seized more than 4,4000 marijuana plants and made a dozen arrests Thursday morning i

KPIC - 2017-09-21 13:48:49

Former Uber driver pleads not guilty to Kent rape charge

A 28-year-old Seattle man pleaded not guilty on Thursday to second-degree rape for allegedly attacking a 23-year-old Renton woman in Kent while he worked as an Uber and Lyft driver. Ismael D. Moussaoui entered the plea in King County Superior Court at the Maleng Regional Justice Center in Kent, acco

KENTREPORTER.COM - 2017-09-21 21:57:00

King County deaths (09/22/2017)

Kelleher, Deborah Ann, 59 , of Auburn, Aug, 29. Routh, Grayson Theodore, 2 , of Langley, Sep, 11. Strocsher, David Lee, 67 , of Federal Way, Sep, 12. Osborne, Helen Kathleen, 94 , of Federal Way, Sep, 12. Gudyka, Gwendolyn B, 94 , of Bothell, Sep, 13. Paege, Alice Loraine, 93 , of Bellevue, Sep, 13.

SEATTLEPI.COM - 2017-09-22 09:16:43

Russian hackers targeted Washington state election systems last year

Washington Secretary of State Kim Wyman. Representatives from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on Friday officially informed Washington Secretary of State Kim Wyman that Russian hackers attempted to access Washington state election systems prior to the 2016 general election - and faile

KENTREPORTER.COM - 2017-09-22 19:46:00

Woman accuses Uber driver of rape, suspect pleads not guilty

SEATTLE - A Kent woman says an Uber driver raped her and now the accused man is facing some serious charges. Ismael Moussaoui has been charged with rape in the second degree. Uber says what's been described by police of the Sept 4th incident is terrible and the accused man no longer works for Uber.

Q13FOX.COM - 2017-09-21 23:53:48

Kent, state look at local funding options for SR 509

The city of Kent's contribution to help pay for the extension of State Route 509 between Kent and SeaTac might not be as much as state officials initially indicated a few months ago. Exact dollar amounts remain to be determined, but the City Council found out from Washington State Department of Tran

KENTREPORTER.COM - 2017-09-22 18:01:00

Kent's Centennial Center Gallery features new exhibit

The city of Kent Arts Commission's Centennial Center Gallery, 400 W. Gowe St., hosts the work of artists Lisa Myers Bulmash and Kathleen McIver through Oct. 27. The show is free and open to the public, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Myers Bulmash is a collage and book artist who works prima

KENTREPORTER.COM - 2017-09-21 20:55:00

Your Weekend Weather Forecast For Mercer Island

Today, partly cloudy until tomorrow morning. Saturday September 23 Mostly cloudy until evening. High 67, low 51. Chance of precipitation: 11%. Wind 1 mph from the SSunday September 24 Mostly cloudy throughout the day. High 69, low 50. Chance of precipitation: 9%. Wind 1 mph from the NEMonday Septem

PATCH - 2017-09-22 14:36:47

State Legislature candidates square off at debate

State Senate candidates Manka Dhingra, left, and Jinyoung Lee Englund, center, at Monday's League of Women Voters debate in Redmond. Aaron Kunkler/Redmond Reporter Candidates from the 45th and 48th Washington state legislative districts met Monday evening for a debate on policy issues as they vie fo

BELLEVUEREPORTER.COM - 2017-09-22 19:00:00

Members of Congress, Dreamers call out Trump administration's end of DACA

Sen. Patty Murray addressed a crowd at Bellevue College on Thursday on what Congress plans to do to help those who utilize the DACA program. Raechel Dawson/staff photo Four members of Congress stood up on Thursday to let President Donald Trump know ending the DACA program is not only cruel, but stup

BELLEVUEREPORTER.COM - 2017-09-22 18:50:00

When a light goes out in the Valley

Over the past month or so there have been a few businesses in the Valley that have had to close their doors for good. Everything in this Valley is connected and when a local retailer goes dark, we all lose. Local 'B2B' relationships and support services go unused. Valley insurance, financial or lega

VALLEYRECORD.COM - 2017-09-22 14:30:00

Dino Rossi says he's running for Congress to replace Rep. Dave Reichert

Republican state Sen. Dino Rossi says he'll run for Congress in the Eighth District to replace retiring U.S. Rep. Dave Reichert. Rossi, whose entry into the race had been anticipated for weeks, announced his 2018 campaign at the Washington State Republican Party's annual dinner Thursday night in Bel

TACOMA NEWS TRIBUNE - 2017-09-22 19:54:00