Tragedy often tops the list of most-read stories, as it does this year with our year-end list. Even then, there is a silver lining to this cloud. The family involved with our number one story is working to re-build their lives with the help of the community. Click here to read more and do your part.
The second most-read story was just plain silly, especially when the 21-year-old driver insisted that he was “a good driver” and had no intention of using the doll as a fake passenger. Click the #2 link for a picture. It's worth a thousand shakes of the head.
Good news can, and does, prevail. A Lindbergh physics class experiement came in as a surprise third-place finish.
Take a look at our list and tell us what you think. What were the biggest stories this year in Renton?
- UPDATE: Jarod T. Lane Waives Extradition
- Photos: Students Egg State Rep.-Elect In The Name Of Education
- Woman Robs Key Bank In Hopes Of Going To Jail
- Groundhog Day: Punxsutawney Phil Sees His Shadow
- Best Places To Watch Blue Angels During SeaFair 2012
- UPDATED: Family Thankful To Renton Police And Others
- Will DNSChanger Crash Your Computer Monday? Run This Simple FBI-Approved Test
- Renton Pics & Clips
- Car Thieves Target "Steamers"
- Update: Suspect Was After Oxycontin
- Reader's Choice: Who Offers The Best Preschool In Renton?
- Smoking Monkey Pizza To Open On Saturday
- One Critical in Maple Valley Highway Crash
- Police Seek Information On Missing Renton Man
- UPDATE: Woman Killed After Car Crashes Into Renton Farmers Insurance Building
- UPDATE: Woman Struck By Car On Lake Washington Boulevard Has Been Identified
- Lindbergh High School Copes With Student Death
- Renton Murder Suspect Reportedly Distraught Over Breakup
- Victim In Wednesday’s Car-Into-Building Crash Identified as Kaye Hall
- Renton Sonics May Be No Longer
- UPDATE: Cedar River Library Overwhelming Favorite of Renton Voters
- UPDATE: Bomb Squad Fires Water Cannon at Car After Reported Home Invasion
- UPDATE: Medical Examiner Names Man Found Dead In South Renton
- Fry’s Electronics Slapped With Six-Figure Fine In Harassment Of Renton Employee