Steve Hunter

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Kent officer shoots, kills man armed with machete in Des Moines

A Kent Police officer shot and killed a man armed with a…

  • Mar 23rd, 2017 10:26am

County executive orders inquest into fatal shooting of man by Kent Police

King County Executive Dow Constantine ordered an inquest on Wednesday into the…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017 12:06pm

Kent Police investigate report of gunshots near 100th Avenue SE: Update

Kent Police closed 100th Avenue Southeast between South 213th Street and South…

  • Mar 21st, 2017 9:18pm

Man reportedly stabbed to death in downtown Kent

Kent Police are investigating the death of a 48-year-old man who reportedly…

  • Mar 21st, 2017 4:22pm

Kent City Council, school board to have joint meeting March 29

The Kent City Council and Kent School District Board will have a…

  • Mar 21st, 2017 3:43pm

Kent officers bust man on Pacific Highway for picking up a prostitute |Police Blotter

Kent Police arrested a man for investigation of prostitution loitering after he…

  • Mar 21st, 2017 1:29pm

City extends animal services contract

The city of Kent will pay King County about $363,000 next year…

  • Mar 17th, 2017 10:30am

More visitor parking planned for City Hall

Residents should have an easier time finding a place to park at…

  • Mar 16th, 2017 5:30pm

Kent residents concerned about purchase of drones for police use

Two women let the Kent City Council know they didn’t like how…

  • Mar 16th, 2017 11:30am

Political newcomer Swansen enters Kent mayoral race

Political newcomer Andrew Swansen will challenge two Kent City Council members in…

  • Mar 10th, 2017 12:12pm

Kent mayor to give final State of the City address on April 5

Kent Mayor Suzette Cooke will give her final State of the City…

  • Mar 10th, 2017 11:55am

Kent victim identified in West Hill shooting | Update

Kent Police are still trying to determine who shot and killed a…

  • Mar 10th, 2017 11:31am

Leaders say city remains safe despite Sikh shooting

City leaders are trying to assure residents Kent remains a safe place…

  • Mar 8th, 2017 5:29pm

Woman shoves car door into Kent officer | Police Blotter

Kent Police arrested a woman for investigation of fourth-degree assault after she…

  • Mar 8th, 2017 2:41pm

Community Unity Rally set for Saturday in Kent in response to Sikh shooting

South King County leaders will have a Community Unity Rally from 11…

  • Mar 7th, 2017 3:30pm

Kent man shot, killed on West Hill

Kent Police are still trying to determine who shot and killed a…

  • Mar 6th, 2017 3:16pm

Sellout crowd packs Kent’s ShoWare Center to hear Tony Robbins

A sellout crowd of 5,000 people attended the Get Motivated: Tony Robbins…

  • Mar 3rd, 2017 1:20pm

Kent City Council considers B&O tax filing changes

About 1,600 small businesses in Kent might not have to file business…

  • Mar 3rd, 2017 12:40pm

Kent Police investigate drive-by shooting that injures man | Update

At least 10 shots were fired at a Tukwila man during a…

  • Mar 3rd, 2017 2:59pm

Kent Police to upgrade security at substations

Kent Police plan to make security upgrades at two substations to help…

  • Mar 2nd, 2017 1:57pm

Kent mayor voices concerns about potential state-shared revenue losses

The potential loss of state-shared revenue that has worried Kent Mayor Suzette…

  • Mar 2nd, 2017 11:30am

Kaur to run for Kent City Council

Satwinder Kaur, a former city of Kent employee, will run for the…

  • Mar 1st, 2017 3:03pm

Construction could start in summer on Kent’s Riverbend Gateway development

Construction could start this summer on nearly 500 apartments as well as…

  • Feb 23rd, 2017 4:51pm

Kent Police plan to purchase drones to improve investigations

Send up the drones could become a new Kent Police command. The…

  • Feb 23rd, 2017 2:53pm

City to replace portion of 80th Avenue South with concrete

The city of Kent will spend about $1.43 million to replace an…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017 3:42pm

Kent Planned Parenthood rally draws large police presence

Kent Police officers trained for the Valley Civil Disturbance Unit had a…

  • Feb 16th, 2017 11:49am

Woman punches Kent man for sleeping with other women | Police Blotter

Kent Police arrested a woman for investigation of fourth-degree assault after she…

  • Feb 14th, 2017 3:36pm

Rallies for, against Planned Parenthood set for Saturday in Kent

Groups for and against federal funding of Planned Parenthood are planning rallies…

  • Feb 10th, 2017 2:09pm

State needs more funds for SR 509 extension to Kent

Even though the state Legislature passed a $16 billion statewide transportation package…

  • Feb 9th, 2017 11:07am

Higgins won’t run for third Kent City Council term

Dennis Higgins won’t seek re-election to the Kent City Council. Higgins will…

  • Feb 7th, 2017 2:30pm

Kent woman faces felony hit-and-run charge in Sammamish death

A Kent woman faces charges of felony hit-and-run, vehicle prowl and identify…

  • Feb 3rd, 2017 3:05pm

Details emerge in Kent’s Riverbend development proposal

A proposed new mixed-use development to replace the city-owned Riverbend Golf Complex…

  • Feb 3rd, 2017 1:35pm

Higher water, sewer rates hit Kent customers this month

Kent residents will see higher water and sewer bills in February. The…

  • Feb 3rd, 2017 12:39pm

Friday hearing for state challenge to Trump’s immigration order

State Attorney General Bob Ferguson on Thursday announced the filing of an…

  • Feb 2nd, 2017 12:55pm

Shopping center to replace Kent’s old Panther Lake school

A Bellevue developer plans to tear down Kent’s old Panther Lake Elementary…

  • Feb 2nd, 2017 11:34am

Woman exposes herself to Kent motorists | Police Blotter

Drivers along Central Avenue South in Kent came across an unexpected view…

  • Feb 1st, 2017 11:01am

Kent’s ShoWare Center reduces operating losses

The operating losses at the city-owned ShoWare Center last year were the…

  • Jan 31st, 2017 11:41am

Kent Police arrest 11 men during undercover prostitution sting

Kent Police arrested 11 men for investigation of patronizing a prostitute and…

  • Jan 30th, 2017 5:20pm

State to clean up Landsburg Mine waste site near Kent’s water source

The state Department of Ecology expects to begin an estimated $3.9 million…

  • Jan 26th, 2017 11:52am

Senior living facility boom continues in Kent

People who want to live in a Kent retirement community are going…

  • Jan 25th, 2017 12:55pm