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  1. School locked down after restroom knife fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KATV Little Rock

    ... say a man who crashed his vehicle while being pursued by officers ran into a daycare center and was later arrested. RENTON, Wash. (ABC News/KOMO) - An alleged kidnapping was brought to a halt after a babysitter realized the child in his care was the ...

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  2. Searcy police respond to second armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KATV Little Rock

    ... for their teacher, sharing something they'd like her to know about them. Many of the notes were heartbreaking. RENTON, Wash. (ABC News/KOMO) - An alleged kidnapping was brought to a halt after a babysitter realized the child in his care was the ...

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  3. Pine Bluff teen injured in pedestrian accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KATV Little Rock

    ... for their teacher, sharing something they'd like her to know about them. Many of the notes were heartbreaking. RENTON, Wash. (ABC News/KOMO) - An alleged kidnapping was brought to a halt after a babysitter realized the child in his care was the ...

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  4. 10,000 runners expected for Seahawks 12K in Renton SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

    More than 10,000 participants - a sold-out crowd for the second year - have signed up for the Seahawks 12K in Renton this Sunday . Now in its sixth year, the Seahawks 12K provides three courses for fans of all ages and skill level.

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  5. Babysitter Amber Alert: Babysitter realizes he's watching an abducted 2-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... the subject of an Amber Alert released on Facebook seeking the child's return. Writes Fox News : "John Tuong, of Renton, Wash., said his sister had asked Tuong and his wife if they could watch her boyfriend's son Tuesday night. Tuong's sister said ...

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  6. Eight men arrested in sex-trafficking sting | Police blotterRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Renton Reporter

    Eight men were arrested in March in ongoing efforts by the Renton Police Department to combat sex trafficking of minors. The sting was conducted by the Special Operations Division at a hotel on Grady Way.

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  7. Teacher shares 'I wish my teacher knew' notes from third gradersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KATV Little Rock

    ... -- A Columbia County mom responded to accusations that she hosted a sex party for her underage daughter and friends. RENTON, Wash. (ABC News/KOMO) - An alleged kidnapping was brought to a halt after a babysitter realized the child in his care was ...

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  8. Searcy Subway restaurant robbed, suspect wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KATV Little Rock

    ... -- A Columbia County mom responded to accusations that she hosted a sex party for her underage daughter and friends. RENTON, Wash. (ABC News/KOMO) - An alleged kidnapping was brought to a halt after a babysitter realized the child in his care was ...

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  9. Give cities share of marijuana taxes | CommentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Renton Reporter

    ... with cities. Strong cities make a great state. But strong cities need the state's investment. Denis Law is mayor of Renton. He can be reached at dlaw@rentonwa.gov. Amy Walen is the mayor of Kirkland. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this ...

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  10. One more term: North Bend's Mayor Hearing plans another run for officeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Snoqualmie Valley Record

    ... 4 p.m. on Friday, April 24, and 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, April 25, at the King County Elections headquarters, in Renton. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting ...

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  11. Washington state man sees Amber Alert, tells police he's been babysitting abducted 2-year-old boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Fox News

    A Washington state couple became unwitting players in a kidnapping investigation this week after discovering that the 2-year-old child they were babysitting had been abducted and was the subject of an Amber Alert seeking his return. John Tuong, of Renton, Wash.

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  12. Ben & Jerry's teams up for salted caramel brownie beerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KATV Little Rock

    ... news that set pot fans ablaze. But sadly for beer fans, there's no talk of a beer-flavored ice cream. Not yet anyway. RENTON, Wash. (ABC News/KOMO) - An alleged kidnapping was brought to a halt after a babysitter realized the child in his care was ...

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  13. Man charged in vicious attack on elderly coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Renton Police released this sketch Thursday in connection with a Saturday home invasion and robbery in which an elderly couple suffered serious head injuries. Photo: Renton Police Department This 74-year-old woman was assaulted Saturday night when a man broke into her Renton home and beat and robbed her and her husband.

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  14. Agency keeps mum about whether Kent will get FAA officesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kent Reporter

    ... estate developers and investors. The FAA occupies about 360,000-square-feet in several different leased locations in Renton. Renton city officials put in a bid to keep the FAA in town. The new offices are scheduled to open in August 2017. Besides ...

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  15. Dominic Green asks to be released from ASURead the original story

    Thursday | UW Dawg Pound

    Dom Green, a 4-star 6'6" wing from Hazen H.S. in Renton has asked to be released from his LOI to ASU in the wake of the coaching change there. Keep an eye on him as there appears to be mutual interest between him and Washington.

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  16. New network will increase reach, reliability of 911 radio system | Election 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Renton Reporter

    Approval of a new emergency radio network on April 28 will mean about 630 new radios for Renton's first responders and more reliable communications. Voters are now considering increasing property taxes by 7 cents per $1,000 of assessed value to pay for the new network, estimated to cost about $240 million.

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  17. Renton's first recreational pot shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Renton Reporter

    After more than a year's work in finding locations and working through the state's red tape, Renton's first recreational marijuana shop is ready to open its doors. The Evergreen Market is on Rainier Avenue South, across from the former Renton Chamber of Commerce building and south of a shop located just north of the city limits.

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  18. Blotter: Man checks up on painters; woman gets stranded on her balconyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Snoqualmie Valley Record

    ... was uncooperative and wouldn't give his name, but once he was identified, police found a warrant for his arrest in Renton. Suspicious: At 8:50 p.m., a caller reported a man knocked on his door in the 7800 block of Pickering Court Southeast, ...

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  19. Renton dentist killed at construction site of family's new Mercer Island homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Renton Reporter

    Dr. Jack Chen, who practiced dentistry in Renton since 2005, was killed April 8 on Mercer Island at the construction site of his new home. Dr. Chen, 40, had stopped by the house on Southeast 39th Street to check on construction progress, according to the Mercer Island Police Department.

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  20. Don Persson to seek fifth term on Renton City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Renton Reporter

    Persson, 72, says the city has accomplished many "wonderful things" in the last few years and is on the cusp of finishing others, including revitalizing downtown, completing the new aviation education center at Renton Municipal Airport and completing the new Highlands Library and park. "I want to stay and be sure we get these things accomplished," he said.

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