Kent City Council committee to study fireworks ban

A Kent City Council committee is looking into whether a fireworks ban would help combat the number of fireworks set off each July that lead to complaints by residents. - Kent Reporter, file photo
  • Sep 17, 2014 at 10:03AM

A Kent City Council committee began looking into whether a fireworks ban on the Fourth of July might lower the boom on illegal devices going off.

Kent-area community calendar | Sept. 17

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 3:10PM

Kent Farmers Market: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, through Sept. 27, Town Square Plaza Park, corner of Second and Smith.

King County executive proposes saving 150,000 hours of Metro bus service

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 2:08PM

Reforms, efficiencies, and a decline in fuel prices have enabled King County Executive Dow Constantine to propose preserving 150,000 hours of Metro bus service that had earlier been assumed for reduction.

Auburn Reporter

Reichert honored as Guardian of Small Business by NFIB

  • Sep 17, 2014 at 11:51AM

The National Federation of Independent Business, one of the nation's leading small business associations, today named U.S. Rep. Dave Reichert (WA-8) a Guardian of Small Business for his outstanding voting record on behalf of America's small-business owners in the 113th Congress.

Renton Reporter

King County awarded $6 million grant to treat hepatitis C

  • Sep 16, 2014 at 3:19PM

King County is home to 28 percent of the 69,459 reported cases of chronic HCV in Washington State from 2000–2011.

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Should Kent Police hire more minority officers?

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