Heidi Sanders

Heidi posted 237 stories to Kent Reporter.
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Local author hosts book signing, poetry reading at Kona Kai

Kendra Smith, of Kent, hosts a book signing for her first published…

  • Jul 21st, 2017 1:30am

‘Newest Gator’ Johnson takes on challenge as new Green River College president

Suzanne Johnson takes on the challenge as president at Green River College

  • Jul 20th, 2017 3:42pm

Auburn’s Flannery scoots to victory in festival 5K race | PHOTOS

Tyler Flannery was the top finisher in the Kent Cornucopia Days 5K…

  • Jul 19th, 2017 3:55pm

Schedule changes planned for Kent School District | UPDATE

A typical school week for students in the Kent School District will…

  • Jun 20th, 2017 1:47pm

Support from teachers, family helps Kent-Meridian student overcome challenges | GREAT GRADS ’17

As Amal Ahmed prepares to graduate from Kent-Meridian High School on Saturday,…

  • Jun 15th, 2017 5:30pm

Taking the road less traveled | GREAT GRADS ’17

During his four years at Kentwood High School, Warren Bacote-Wilson has found…

  • Jun 15th, 2017 5:30pm

Two men arrested for vandalism at Kentwood High School

Two men were arrested early Friday morning for allegedly vandalizing Kentwood High…

  • Jun 9th, 2017 5:27pm

Kentridge’s Campbell encourages incoming students to get involved | District’s great grads

Editor’s note: The Kent Reporter is showcasing standout graduates from each of…

  • Jun 8th, 2017 5:49pm

Kentlake senior overcomes challenges, embraces diversity | District’s great grads

Editor’s note: The Kent Reporter is showcasing standout graduates from each of…

  • Jun 8th, 2017 5:47pm

Kent’s Public Works Week event provides hands-on activities

Local children learned about the jobs crews perform during the city of…

  • May 31st, 2017 5:30pm

Kentridge’s Cronk wins state high jump title | PHOTOS

After narrowly missing a state berth last season, Kentridge junior Tyler Cronk…

  • May 31st, 2017 5:05pm

Kent City Council considers ban on smoking, tobacco use in parks

Smoking may soon be banned in Kent parks. The City Council’s Parks…

  • May 26th, 2017 1:02pm

Kentwood runners pursue records at state track showcase

By Heidi Sanders hsanders@kentreporter.com As they prepare for the Class 4A state…

  • May 25th, 2017 10:30am

Mill Creek Middle School students learn about bioengineering

In hopes of getting seventh-grade students interested in science and medicine, Kent’s…

  • May 18th, 2017 2:35pm

Bringing home the cup

Thunderbirds savor first WHL crown with fans

  • May 17th, 2017 11:32am

‘Real serious fight’: Community task force addresses shootings

In the wake of several recent shootings involving teens in Kent, community…

  • May 11th, 2017 12:12pm

Mechatronics program provides technical training

When Kaiya Neuss walked into the mechatronics lab at Kent Phoenix Academy…

  • May 10th, 2017 4:31pm

Coming home to the Stars | Pro indoor soccer

Gig Harbor native Megson returns home to play with indoor team.

  • Oct 26th, 2016 11:47pm

Coming home to the Stars | Pro indoor soccer

Gig Harbor native Megson returns home to play with indoor team.

  • Oct 26th, 2016 11:47pm

Green River College begins search for next president

The Green River College Board of Trustees on Oct. 20 appointed a 13-member advisory committee to help find the college's next president.

  • Oct 26th, 2016 11:42pm

Green River College begins search for next president

The Green River College Board of Trustees on Oct. 20 appointed a 13-member advisory committee to help find the college's next president.

  • Oct 26th, 2016 11:42pm

Kentridge wins NSPL Cascade Division swim and dive title

In the first year of the resurrected 4A North Puget Sound League, Kentridge High School girls swim and dive team captured the Cascade Division title.

  • Oct 20th, 2016 4:50pm

Kent School District residents to vote on bond measure for second time

After the Kent School District's $252 million bond measure failed by 218 votes in April, district officials ramped up their efforts to make sure voters understand the proposition on the Nov. 8 ballot.

  • Oct 6th, 2016 9:30pm

Gators women’s soccer off to fast start with victory over ranked Highline

The Green River College women's soccer team is off to its best start since the program's inception in 1994.

  • Oct 6th, 2016 5:45pm

Faamausili offers versatility to Kent-Meridian High School volleyball team

Kent-Meridian High School junior Eugena Faamausili comes from a family of volleyball players, so it's no surprise she excels on the court.

  • Sep 29th, 2016 10:50pm

K-M sports med students intern with T-Birds

A pair of sports medicine students from Kent-Meridian High School had the chance to put their skills to test in the real world during the Seattle Thunderbirds junior hockey team training camp last month.

  • Sep 22nd, 2016 9:30pm

Green River interim president ready to serve community, students

In his role as Green River College's interim president, Scott Morgan is focused on serving the community and the college's students.

  • Sep 16th, 2016 4:52pm

Gov. Inslee visits two Kent schools

On the second day of school last week, kindergartners at Kent's Millennium Elementary School had special visitors.

  • Sep 15th, 2016 6:00pm

Kent School District, teachers agree to one-year contract

Kent School District teachers started school last week with a one-year contract instead of the usual multiyear agreement in place.

  • Sep 7th, 2016 11:57pm

New TOP building opens to serve special needs students

Students in the Kent School District's The Outreach Program (TOP) start classes Monday in a new, larger facility constructed to better serve the 18-to-21-year-old special needs students in the program.

  • Sep 7th, 2016 10:32pm

Rock camp empowers girls in South King County

Rain City Rock Camp for Girls hosted 22 campers for its inaugural South Sound Rocks! last month.

  • Sep 2nd, 2016 6:15pm

Kent woman honors sister while raising funds, awareness for lung cancer research

When Terri (Mclaughlin) Stanik was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2012, it came as a surprise.

  • Sep 2nd, 2016 5:17pm

Kent School District staff gears up for new school year with pep rally | SLIDESHOW

The Kent School District hosted its second annual back-to-school pep rally for staff on Tuesday at French Field.

  • Sep 1st, 2016 12:24am

Kentridge’s Nickerson sets high goals | Prep football preview

Chris Nickerson has high hopes for his senior football season at Kentridge High School and beyond.

  • Aug 31st, 2016 9:41pm

Parents, state file motions to intervene in charter school lawsuit

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.

  • Aug 30th, 2016 5:30pm

Being a part of the Royal family: K-M aims for strong season | Prep football preview

For Kent-Meridian High School quarterback Ben Woods and his fellow senior teammates, it's a bittersweet beginning to their last season of high school football.

  • Aug 24th, 2016 9:52pm

Local leaders host chats to engage residents

A group of local leaders aims to get residents in South King County more engaged through a series of community events.

  • Aug 18th, 2016 12:23am

Quick save on the block: Teen rescues woman who needed medical attention

It was a tearful reunion last week when Kathleen Evans met the 13-year-old Kent boy who saved her life.

  • Aug 14th, 2016 5:59pm

Green River College appoints interim president

Scott Morgan has been named interim president of Green River College.

  • Jul 29th, 2016 5:28pm

Green River faculty, students question continued lack of shared governance

When Eileen Ely resigned as Green River College president in June after months of growing tension on campus, faculty and students said they were ready to hit the reset button and improve morale.

  • Jul 28th, 2016 5:40pm