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  1. House budget inlcudes money for Cedar River projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Renton Reporter

    The House of Representatives released their proposed capital construction budget on March 23, including $5 million for multi-benefit floodplain management projects in King County, including Renton, through the Floodplains by Design initiative. If the Senate agrees with this level of funding, people in King County and nine other communities across Washington will be safer and salmon habitat will get a boost.

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  2. Honored Edmonds man gives cherished memories to families of the fallenRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... car had plunged into an alligator-infested canal. Seattle Pacific University President Dan Martin praised Meis, of Renton, in a statement Wednesday. 'We are immensely proud of alumnus Jon Meis' recognition today,' said Martin, 'not only for his ...

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  3. Low wages for aerospace workers despite tax breaks for employersRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... Sumner plant at the end of 2013 earned $15 an hour or less. Two thirds of the production workers at AIM's Auburn and Renton manufacturing plants fell in the same low-wage category. Boeing is the jewel in the crown of Washington's world-renowned ...

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  4. 'Arcadia' opens Thursday at Renton Civic TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Renton Reporter

    Renton Civic Theatre's production of Tom Stoppard's "Arcadia" opens at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and runs through April 18. Directed by Janet Cole Hamilton, "Arcadia" moves back and forth between 1809 and the present at the elegant estate owned by the Coverly family. The 1809 scenes reveal a household in transition.

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  5. DigitalMarketingOnFire.com Frank E. Aragon's Book Digital Marketing on Fire Hit #1 on AmazonRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ... to #1 in Amazon in Under 24 hours. DigitalMarketingonFire.com book includes actual techniqus, examples, and videos. Renton, Washington, March 28, 2015 - (PressReleasePoint) - DigitalMarketingonFire.com latest book Digital Marketing on Fire!: How to ...

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  6. Showers possible through the weekend | Weekend WeatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Renton Reporter

    ... pic of seagulls taking off at Coulon Park. We want to see you, your family and friends doing something outdoors in Renton, whatever the weather. Send your pictures to bbeckley@rentonreporter.com to be considered for publication online and on the "At ...

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  7. Burglars entering north Renton/south Newcastle homes through unlocked windows and doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Renton Reporter

    Several north Renton / south Newcastle residents have woken up this month to find their wallets, cell phones, even a car stolen from inside their house or apartment during the night, according to a report Friday from the Renton Police Department. The suspect are simply entering through an unlocked door or open window, and quickly grabbing easily located items before leaving.

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  8. Renton track races past Foster, HighlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Renton Reporter

    Officially, the dual meet pitted Renton against Foster and Foster against Highline, so the Indians only picked up a single mark in the win column but the Indians easily ran away with the meet. The boys topped Foster 106-39 while the girls won 91-37.

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  9. City seeking volunteers for emergency trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Renton Reporter

    The City of Renton is actively recruiting volunteers to be part of the city's Community Emergency Response Teams . CERT is a nationwide all-hazards disaster preparedness program created by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

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  10. Learn to row, row, row a boat this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Renton Reporter

    This Saturday marks the beginning of the spring rowing season for the Renton Rowing Center and the community is invited to come out and try their skill on Lake Washington. Saturday is the first "Row for a Day" class at the center, 900 N. Riverside Dr., Renton.

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  11. U.S. economy slowed down in 4th quarter, cooled further in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBC News

    Work continues on a Boeing 737-800 airplane being assembled at Boeing's 737 facility in Renton, Wash. The U.S. economy grew 2.2 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2014.

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  12. Charge: Auburn man abused autistic boy to death as mother stood byRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... teens after swooping into their mother's life by way of a Craigslist personal ad. Their mother, formerly a teacher in Renton, made a brief foray into online dating and wound up taking Christenson into her home. "The beatings began shortly after the ...

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  13. Evergreen holds Hazen soccer to a drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Renton Reporter

    ... match loss to Interlake. Hazen is now 2-1-1 overall and 1-0-1 in the Seamount League. They play Foster Friday at Renton Memorial Stadium. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for ...

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  14. Here's one place where the FAA's big new Seattle office won't landRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Business Journal

    Among the landlords that want to accommodate the Federal Aviation Administration's request for new office space is the owner of the agency's current office building in Renton. A representative of the building's ownership group last year said it had submitted a plan to keep the FAA in the building.

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  15. Residents at forum raise concerns about educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Auburn Reporter

    ... topics for voters of the 47th District - which includes residents of Auburn, Kent, Federal Way, Covington and Renton - were concerns about public education funding, future transportation plans and budgeting. "I think that the number of people in ...

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  16. a whole new ballgame for Indians baseball | Sports PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Renton Reporter

    In just his second year as coach of the Renton baseball team, it looks like a whole new ballgame for Chris Fedor and the Indians. Last year, the team had just eight players turn out on the first day of practice, and none were seniors.

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  17. Officer injured in collision, firefighters care for dog while owner in hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Renton Reporter

    A 25-year-old Renton Police officer suffered minor injuries Tuesday evening in a collision while responding to a robbery on Houser Way South. The three-vehicle collision occurred at about 6:40 p.m. at South Fourth Street and Main Avenue South.

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  18. ACA tax penalties pile up fast for cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Renton Reporter

    The City of Renton will face a huge tax penalty under the Affordable Care Act beginning in 2018 if changes are not made to the city's health-care plans, according to a report given to the city council earlier this month. Under current ACA rules and if no changes are made, a 40 percent excise tax on premium health-care plans - known colloquially as the "Cadillac Tax" - will cost the city an estimated $484,914 in 2018, $802,758 in 2019 and will reach as high as $41 million in 2024.

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  19. RENTON, Wash. (AP) - The Seattle Seahawks have added three assistant coaches to the defensive staff.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Seattle announced the additions Wednesday. Assistant defensive line coach Dwaine Board is returning to Seattle, where he spent six seasons as the defensive line coach in the mid-2000s on coach Mike Holmgren's staff.

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  20. Lake Washington loses to Liberty in overtime | Prep boys soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Kirkland Reporter

    The Lake Washington High School boys soccer team lost to Liberty, 1-0 in two overtimes on Tuesday in Renton. The Kangs will try to get back on track as they host Sammamish at 7:30 p.m. on Friday.

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