Kent Police investigate in August 2014 the shooting deaths of two Shell station employees. A jury on Tuesday convicted Leland Russell Jr. on two counts of first-degree murder for the killings. - Kent Reporter, file photo

Jury convicts Burien man of Kent Shell station murders

  • Aug 23, 2016 at 3:16PM

A jury took only a few hours to convict a 31-year-old Burien man of two counts of first-degree murder for the shooting deaths of two Shell service station employees two years ago in Kent.


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Motorcyclist shoots, injures driver during Kent road rage incident

  • Aug 22, 2016 at 3:00PM updated Aug 23, 2016 at 10:15AM

A motorcyclist shot and injured the driver of another vehicle during an apparent road rage incident last week in Kent.

Lanes to close along James Street in Kent

  • Aug 22, 2016 at 5:43PM

Expect even more lane closures than normal during the James Street construction in Kent from 6 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 23, through 5 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 26.

Kent Fire Department RFA call report Aug. 14-20

  • Aug 22, 2016 at 12:27PM

A weekly look at the number of calls to the Kent Fire Department Regional Fire Authority:

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Crews complete #SouthKingSlowdown weekend work

  • Aug 22, 2016 at 12:09PM

Overnight work will continue on southbound I-5, SR 167.

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