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YMCA on its way to Kent

City Council adopts agreement, facility could open in 2019.

Kent City Council says farewell to Mayor Cooke

She wraps up her 12th year in office at final council meeting.

Kent City Council approves property tax hike after heated debate

4-3 vote to use all of city’s banked property tax capacity

Kent’s Blue Origin launches rocket test flight in Texas

Successful mission for rocket, capsule designed to carry space tourists.

Former Kentwood High basketball player Toussaint Tyler killed in Utah

Tyler, 30, fatally shot at apartment

Idaho man dies in Kent after car collides with semi

Intersection of South 196th Street and 68th Avenue South.

Mother protests inquest into fatal shooting of her son by Kent Police

Joseph-McDade shot in June after car chase

WNBA’s Seattle Storm search for temporary home could lead to Kent’s ShoWare Center

Just preliminary talks so far as team needs facility during KeyArena renovation.

City of Kent writes off Riverbend restaurant debts of $111,000

Irish pub, Scotch and Vine failed to pay rent.

Kent man charged in Des Moines fatal shooting | Update

Dispute over baby at apartment complex, victim identified.

Kent teen faces criminal assistance charge in East Hill shooting death

Kentwood High student reportedly helped Auburn teen flee scene.

Two men plead not guilty to killing of man at Golden Kent Motel

Rivers, Swafford each have extensive criminal histories

Arco AM/PM store, car wash coming to Kent’s East Hill

Going up at corner of 116th Avenue SE and SE 240th Street.

Kent City Council agrees to pay $3 million for railroad quiet zone

Safety measures would stop train engineers from blowing horn.

Kent adds Chief to Robert E. Lee police building name to limit confusion

City officials emphasize it had nothing to do with Confederate general.

Auburn teen faces murder charge in Kent East Hill drug deal gone bad

Payton Mattson, 20, dies of multiple gunshot wounds.

Kent City Council favors property tax hike

Owner of $300,000 house to see $105 increase next year

Kent City Council approves B&O tax hike to help fund parks

Square footage tax to double in 2019 for 680 businesses.