Fireworks will go up in the air at about 10 p.m. on Saturday at the city of Kent

Kent officials suggest forgoing personal fireworks displays or at least be extra careful

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 12:12PM

Kent city and fire officials are asking residents to be extra careful with discharging fireworks this year because of the dry conditions and to even consider not setting off any fireworks.

Sleep Country's shoe drive collects record numbers

  • Jul 3, 2015 at 10:49AM

Kent-based Sleep Country collected a record-breaking number of shoes for foster kids during its annual donation drive.

Kentwood hoops standout excited for opportunity to play with Globetrotters

  • Jul 2, 2015 at 5:00PM updated Jul 3, 2015 at 10:22AM

For former Kentwood High School girl's basketball star Kylie Huerta, playing for the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters was beyond her wildest dreams.

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$50,000 Boeing Handicap is top heavy with 'Wenzels' | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 3, 2015 at 10:11AM

Stopshoppingdebbie, Goin to the Window and Blueberry Smoothie are retired, but the plot remains the same. Trainer Tom Wenzel continues to dominate the older filly and mare division at Emerald Downs.


Council needs to ban fireworks

  • Jul 3, 2015 at 9:00AM

On the city of Kent's website, the City Council page says "...members of the Council are dedicated to protecting the interests of their constituents."

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