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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.

Kent looks to start rental housing inspection program

Work continues on draft policy that could be adopted next year.

Kent woman shot, injured at Gator’s Sports Bar

Police searching for shooter in Saturday incident.

Sound Transit Board approves Kent parking garage site for train commuters

The Sound Transit Board approved on Thursday a preferred site for a new Kent parking garage for Sounder train commuters. The site is south of… Continue reading

Kent to rename street Oberto Drive to honor company’s 100th anniversary

Oberto requests change from South 238th Street

Kent City Council considers spending $3 million for railroad quiet zone; B&O tax vote coming up

Most of the Kent City Council seemed to be on board to spend about $3 million for a quiet zone at downtown railroad crossings as… Continue reading

Kent moves closer to permanent ban against safe injection sites

Kent city officials took another step toward a permanent ban against safe injection sites. The council’s Economic and Community Development Committee voted 3-0 on Monday… Continue reading

Kent city leaders approve property tax break for apartment developers

A Kent City Council committee approved multifamily property tax exemptions for two new apartment developers coming to town. The approval of the eight-year exemption for… Continue reading