Consumers could no longer buy fireworks in the city of Kent if the City Council adopts an ordinance to ban the sale, possession and discharge of fireworks. - Kent Reporter, file photo

Kent voters to be asked if city should ban fireworks | Advisory proposition

  • Today at 11:48AM

An emotionally loaded question about fireworks requiring a simple yes or no answer will face Kent voters on the Nov. 3 general election ballot:

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Body image cuts both ways for teenagers, studies find | Gustafson

  • Today at 3:33PM

Satisfaction with one's physical appearance is at an all-time low among today's adolescents, and eating disorders are on the rise at an ever-younger age, according to reports.

Kent's Minckler to join Race to the Top panel | School briefs

  • Today at 12:34PM

Ann Minckler, assistant director of grants and special projects for the Kent School District, has been elected to a representative position on the Race to the Top Executive Committee.

City, Kent Fire Department assist Boy Scouts with place to stay

  • Today at 12:30PM

For many years, the image of a Boy Scouts assisting a person to cross the street has been a symbol of their willingness and preparedness to help others. But even Boy Scouts need help once in a while.

Hops & Crops Music and Beer Festival coming to Mary Olson Farm

  • Today at 11:56AM

Enjoy cold brews and cool tunes at the sixth annual Hops & Crops Music and Beer Festival on Sept. 12 at historic Mary Olson Farm.

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