Mark Klaas

Shores, Sirbu shine for Chargers

Kentridge wrestlers score class titles at Doc Herren Invitational

Toys express

Les Schwab Tire Center Toy Drive collects 40,000 toys for needy kids

Students tackle difficult topics at Game of Life Conference

Youth, peers engage in workshops that address personal safety, health and other issues

Mangrum scoots to 10K win at Kent’s 35th annual Christmas Rush Fun Run

Big field of runners competes despite the cold and fog

Community gives back in Willow’s Place Hope for Families

Annual event takes in a big collection of donated clothing and other things

‘Gym on wheels’ brings flexible fitness to customers

Local man’s company equips van to go just about anywhere

Bol bothers survive hard times to find peace, hope in Kent

They fled a civil war half a world away and escaped the ravages of Seattle’s sordid Jungle to find peace and hope. Sober, resolute and… Continue reading

Former Kent-Meridian High School employee charged with raping student

A former office staff worker at Kent-Meridian High School was arrested Wednesday afternoon and charged with child rape Thursday in connection with a sexual relationship… Continue reading

Special visit to honor unforgotten veterans

Member of the Kent Meridian Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6785 visited veterans at Arbor Village Senior Living last Friday to extend handshakes, hugs and… Continue reading

KDP turns silver: Downtown organization celebrates 25 years of work

In commemorating its silver anniversary, Kent Downtown Partnership highlighted some golden moments. Like welcoming new businesses, bringing different events and making improvements to a downtown… Continue reading

Fab four: Kentridge seniors sign to play ball

Four Kentridge High senior standouts signed letters of intent to play collegiate sports on Wednesday morning. The foursome – from left, Preston Viltz, Mikey Calllia,… Continue reading

Back in stride: Kent woman beats cancer, realizes goal to run in the New York City Marathon

Ready for a run of a lifetime, Michael-Ann McAboy was abruptly tossed into a race to beat a terrible disease. A sudden diagnosis of breast… Continue reading

Grieving family, friends remember a ‘wonderful spirit’

Community holds vigil for Kent woman who was killed in her East Hill home

Anti-Muslim threat investigated at Kent-Meridian High School

Kent School District administrators are working with Kent Police, American-Islamic group leaders and impacted families in response to threatening anti-Muslim vandalism and slurs found on… Continue reading

STEM program opens young minds of Kent’s middle school students

Tomorrow’s engineers were busy Monday building and programming robotic projects in the Kentridge High School library. It was all part of Girls FIRST, a full-day… Continue reading

Kent attorney honored for his work

The American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys (AIOCLA) has recognized the exceptional performance of Kent criminal law attorney Joshua R. Brumley as one of the… Continue reading

Inslee vows to win fight for climate

Governor visits Green River College in town hall to address state’s environmental concerns

Center of their new world

Hub on East Hill helps show the way for many people

Stars shine in Kent Has Talent finals | PHOTOS

Alix Chappell’s carefully choreographed dance literally took her breath away. It also impressed the judges. The 16-year-old Kentridge High School junior, a Running Start student… Continue reading

Police arrest 30 during illegal street racing patrols in Kent

Targeted emphasis achieves safety, citations and vehicle impounds