Parents and students intervening in the charter school case stand behind lead attorney Rob McKenna at a press conference on Aug. 23. - Courtesy Photo, Washington State Charter Schools Association

Parents, state file motions to intervene in charter school lawsuit

  • Aug 29, 2016 at 6:00PM updated Aug 30, 2016 at 10:30AM

Twelve families, representing Washington's eight public charter schools – including Excel Public Charter School in Kent – as well the Washington State Charter Schools Association, filed a collective motion last week to intervene in a recently filed lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the schools.

T-Birds single-game tickets go on sale Wednesday

  • Aug 30, 2016 at 1:39PM

Tickets available for purchase on T-Birds website or at ShoWare Center box office.

Sound Transit to add mid-day south line Sounder train starting Sept. 12

  • Aug 30, 2016 at 12:53PM

Sound Transit will add a mid-day Sounder train to its popular weekday south line service beginning Monday, Sept. 12, including stops in Auburn, Kent and Tukwila.

Kent’s Hawktoberfest Car Show set for Sept. 24

  • Aug 30, 2016 at 11:49AM

Seahawks fans will want to check out the second annual Hawktoberfest Car Show from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 24 in downtown Kent along West Meeker Street between First Avenue South and Fourth Avenue South.

Kent Fire Department RFA call report Aug. 21-27

  • Aug 30, 2016 at 10:52AM

A weekly look at the number of calls to the Kent Fire Department Regional Fire Authority:

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