Steve Hunter

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City of Kent faces ‘bleak’ financial future

The city of Kent faces “a bleak picture” financially over the next…

  • Jun 22nd, 2017 12:21pm

Road rage in Kent leads to vehicle crash

A bit of road rage erupted in Kent on Tuesday along eastbound…

  • Jun 21st, 2017 2:07pm

Shirtless men punch vehicles in Kent | Police Blotter

Drivers started to call Kent Police on a recent night after two…

  • Jun 20th, 2017 4:22pm

Kent City Council wants more light rail parking

The Kent City Council wants Sound Transit to build more parking at…

  • Jun 16th, 2017 1:02pm

Kent’s ShoWare Center to get longer name

Kent’s ShoWare Center will soon get a longer name. In return, the…

  • Jun 15th, 2017 11:48am

Kent family escapes injury in ‘attempted thrill killing’

A family of four returned home late one April night on Kent’s…

  • Jun 15th, 2017 11:40am

Kent’s chances to land Dick’s Drive-In drop; but Sonic coming in 2018

The chances of a Dick’s Drive-In coming to Kent suffered a serious…

  • Jun 12th, 2017 1:51pm

State wants Kent to help pay for highway extensions

City leaders are struggling with how much Kent will have to pay…

  • Jun 9th, 2017 11:47am

Kent residents keep fighting crime at West Hill home

Rampant crime activity at a Kent West Hill home continues to be…

  • Jun 9th, 2017 10:43am

Kent City Council approves smoking ban in parks

Smoking will be banned starting Aug. 15 at Kent city parks. The…

  • Jun 8th, 2017 1:59pm

Kent officers bust man seeking young teen girls for sex | Police Blotter

A 34-year-old man reportedly tried to set up a meeting at Kent…

  • Jun 6th, 2017 1:08pm

Inslee tours Kent to rally support for homelessness funding

Gov. Jay Inslee visited two transitional housing sites Tuesday in Kent to…

  • Jun 2nd, 2017 10:30am

City of Kent plans dredging to reduce Mill Creek flooding

It could cost the city of Kent an estimated $10 million to…

  • Jun 1st, 2017 11:41am

Bears make rare visit to Kent

It’s rare that a bear visits Kent. So when two of them…

  • May 26th, 2017 1:11pm

State Fire Marshal offers tips for a fire safe Memorial Day

Whether camping out or enjoying a backyard barbecue, the State Fire Marshal’s…

  • May 25th, 2017 12:55pm

Kent’s Clark Lake Park closes after bear sighting

Kent city officials have closed Clark Lake Park Wednesday afternoon after a…

  • May 24th, 2017 5:04pm

Police to prioritize, respond to verified, high-risk security alarms

Kent Police are changing how officers respond to security alarms at businesses…

  • May 19th, 2017 10:30am

SWAT team conducts emphasis patrols

Kent Police members of the Valley SWAT team were on emphasis patrols…

  • May 19th, 2017 10:30am

City of Kent’s B&O tax revenue hits record high

The city of Kent had another booming year for business and occupation…

  • May 18th, 2017 4:55pm

Man causes commotion in downtown Kent | Police Blotter

One man caused quite a disturbance on a recent morning in downtown…

  • May 18th, 2017 1:30pm

Developer delays opening of Kent’s Sonic Drive-In

Fans of Sonic Drive-In coming to Kent will have to hold their…

  • May 16th, 2017 4:33pm

Kent City Council looks for funding to restore declining parks

City leaders are still trying to figure out how to return Kent…

  • May 12th, 2017 4:02pm

Kent’s Puget Sound Fire starts search for new chief

The search is on for a new Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority…

  • May 11th, 2017 4:15pm

Developer to target millennials at Kent’s Riverbend apartments

Developers of the planned Marquee on Meeker apartment complex - that will…

  • May 9th, 2017 1:14pm

Kent’s ShoWare Center makes small profit in first quarter

The city-owned ShoWare Center’s small profit so far this year came up…

  • May 5th, 2017 11:14am

Thunder, lightning knock out traffic signals across Kent on Thursday

Kent Police report that thunderstorms and lightning have knocked out traffic signals…

  • May 4th, 2017 4:32pm

Kent City Council votes 5-2 to sell par 3 golf course for $10.5 million

The Kent City Council voted 5-2 on Tuesday night to sell the…

  • May 3rd, 2017 4:39pm

Amazon Fresh to move warehouse to Kent from Bellevue

Amazon Fresh is moving its warehouse operations later this year to Kent…

  • May 3rd, 2017 11:06am

Kent Police suspect gang dispute in West Meeker Street fatal shooting

Kent Police are looking into the fatal shooting of a 17-year-old boy…

  • May 2nd, 2017 4:43pm

Man to face vehicular homicide charge in Kent’s West Valley Highway crash

A 20-year-old Covington man is expected to be charged with vehicular homicide…

  • May 2nd, 2017 4:13pm

Kent officer fires Taser at man who wanted to fight | Police Blotter

A Kent Police officer fired a Taser twice at a man in…

  • May 2nd, 2017 1:17pm

Kent nears sale of par 3 golf course property

A purchase and sale agreement for the city of Kent to sell…

  • Apr 29th, 2017 9:57am

City of Kent hits $3 million mark in school traffic camera fund

The city of Kent has collected $3 million in three years from…

  • Apr 28th, 2017 11:31am

City of Kent to spread news about fireworks ban

City officials are starting to spread the news that the sale, possession…

  • Apr 27th, 2017 11:49am

Kent to install synthetic turf field at Hogan Park

The city of Kent will spend about $1.9 million to replace a…

  • Apr 27th, 2017 11:10am

Kent teen faces robbery, assault charges in Seattle Police shooting case

A 17-year-old Kent girl faces charges of first-degree robbery and third-degree assault…

  • Apr 26th, 2017 4:59pm

Man throws fistfuls of rocks at Kent officer | Police Blotter

Kent Police arrested a man for investigation of assault after he reportedly…

  • Apr 25th, 2017 3:52pm

Hotel developers eye Kent’s Naden properties

Developers of Hilton, Marriott and other hotel chains are interested in building…

  • Apr 21st, 2017 1:06pm

City of Kent says drop park as transit parking garage site

Kent city officials plan to recommend to Sound Transit staff that Kaibara…

  • Apr 20th, 2017 12:28pm

Kent man tries to get woman to pay for return of stolen purse | Police Blotter

A Kent man believed he had a way to make some quick…

  • Apr 19th, 2017 5:16pm