Kent City Council approves budget, property tax hike

  • Dec 18, 2014 at 11:08AM

City property taxes will go up 5.5 percent next year as the Kent City Council unanimously approved its 2015-16 biennial budget.


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Groups weigh in on search for next superintendent

  • Dec 18, 2014 at 6:00PM

Inviting community input on the Kent School District's search for a new superintendent revealed a number of things about the district from what it does well to what it could do better.

Washington state attorney general responds to Oklahoma, Nebraska marijuana lawsuits against Colorado

  • Dec 18, 2014 at 3:33PM

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson on Thursday issued the following statement in response to the announcement that Oklahoma and Nebraska have sued Colorado in the U.S. Supreme Court over marijuana legalization.

Metro Transit to set all-time high in bus trips

  • Dec 18, 2014 at 12:47PM

Metro Transit will close out 2014 with an all-time high in the number of bus trips taken in King County. In the days just before Christmas, Metro expects to break the annual record for most rides taken in its 41-year history.

Kent Fire Department receives $606,000 grant for solar energy system

  • Dec 18, 2014 at 12:29PM

The Kent Fire Department Regional Fire Authority will install a new solar energy system next year at one of its stations after receiving a $606,181 grant from the state.

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