Most abuse goes unseen, Covington wants to change that

The city and police see success in a partnership with the nonprofit DAWN

Covington Chamber is back to its roots 20 years later

The Covington Chamber of Commerce celebrates its 27th birthday

Autumn is here, enjoy it with the Fall Festival

The second annual event brings community to the chamber

He allegedly sold narcotics to minors until Maple Valley police stepped in

A smoke shop clerk in Maple Valley had been arrested for allegedly selling narcotics to minors after an undercover police… Continue reading

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Dresses for a school full of royalty

PTA volunteers offer free homecoming, prom dresses to Tahoma, Kent students

New leaders, new space for the farmers market

Mark Hoben looks to help transition the Maple Valley Farmers Market to the Legacy Site

Cars on the lawn? That’s now a no-no in Covington

Covington City Council votes to approve a max number of vehicles, parking laws in residential zones

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$30 car tab proposal returns to ballot in November

Tim Eyman-led initiative would restrict car tabs and transportation benefit districts in Washington.

Lake Wilderness Beach closed due to bacteria, again

Many people may not want to dive into the cool waters at Lake Wilderness Park during these cooler days, but Continue reading...

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King County alcohol production ordinance could be approved by year’s end

Update to county code has been more than a year in the making.

KCSO found all but one of the 108 allegations of excessive or unnecessary use of force were justified

The Office of Law Enforcement Oversight has released its annual 2018 report.

News

Fun run aims to bring ‘health equity’

The 12th annual Outpatient Physical Therapy Summer’s End Fun Run hosted in Covington

 

Sports

Reporter Athlete of the Week: Taylor Marks

Each week The Renton Reporter highlights exceptional student athletes

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                                Left to right: Jan Stover, Myrna Krieg, Terry Dalry and Janice Train. Not pictured: Diane Clavin.

Local ladies win golf tournament

Twelve golfers participated in the two-day Lake Wilderness Ladies Golf Club Captain’s Cup Tournament. Congratulations to the tournament winners! •Diane… Continue reading

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Opinion

Letters to the editor for the week of Sept. 13

Reader wants Congress’s support for Alzheimer’s Dear editor, Alzheimer’s disease doesn’t strike just the elderly. The 200,000 Americans diagnosed with Continue reading...

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Northwest
Chris Vance has his doubts about the Republican party and where it is going. COURTESY PHOTO

From chairman of WA Republicans to party pariah, Chris Vance explains why

‘Biggest shock of my adult life has been the Republican Party’s complete capitulation to Donald Trump.’

 

More than 100 horses are being hoarded by a nonprofit in Puget Sound

Under guise of nonprofit caring for rescued horses, allegations of animal cruelty arose.

 

Life

Turn off the screens and head into Covington

Chamber, city and the school district work together to get kids outside

 

This time of year, it’s all about the harvest

The fourth week of August is time to reset for the coming fall season in the garden. Garden centers and… Continue reading

 

Marketplace

Mary’s Place computer literacy workshops help families build confidence

John is an attendee of Computer Literacy Workshops being held this month Continue reading...

 

Wanted: Sales representative for The Reporter

Want to work in a fast-paced and fun sales environment? The Covington-Maple Continue reading...

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Comcast honors King County high school students

Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program awards $95,000 in scholarships to Washington students