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Boyfriend to face murder charge for shooting Des Moines teen in Kent

Woman told friends she feared for her life

 

Reminder: Highway 167 to close overnight in Kent June 25-28

Between South 212th Street and 84th Avenue exits

  • Jun 22, 2018

 

Kent Police board Metro bus in search for boy with gun

Teen not found in Wednesday incident after spotted with gun

 

Career fair at SHAG Tuesday in Tukwila

A variety of open positions are available, bring your resume and references.

  • Jun 22, 2018
After Seattle’s controversial employee head tax was repealed, King County Executive Dow Constantine wants to bond against existing tax revenues to generate $100 million for affordable housing. Photo by Joe Mabel/Wikipedia Commons

County executive proposes $100 million affordable housing bond

The money was already coming, but Constantine wants to speed up the process.

After Seattle’s controversial employee head tax was repealed, King County Executive Dow Constantine wants to bond against existing tax revenues to generate $100 million for affordable housing. Photo by Joe Mabel/Wikipedia Commons

Replica astronaut to help raise funds for Kent’s lunar rover display

Astronaut to appear at ShoWare Center

Kent City Council OKs $2 million for Puget Sound Gateway project

Extension of SR 509 to I-5 between Kent, SeaTac

Kent Police arrest man for fatal shooting of woman on West Hill

18-year-old Des Moines woman found Saturday along wooded trail

Kent officers arrest two at illegal city park homeless camp

Criminal trespassing, littering and possession of stolen property

Puget Sound Fire call report

Number, type of incidents

  • Jun 18, 2018

New on the block: a mystical creature takes wing

The Guardian is latest public art sculpture on display in downtown Kent

Kent Police investigate suspicious circumstances surrounding woman’s death

Kent Police are investigation the death of a woman who has found next to a trail in a wooded area of 24600 26th Place S.,… Continue reading

  • Jun 17, 2018

Kent teachers plea for better pay

Negotiations underway over salaries as school district officials build a budget, confront a deficit

Seattle and King County officials want a safe injection van

The mobile project—an alternative to permanent sites—still doesn’t have a defined timeline.

City of Kent historian Jack Becvar dies at age 85

City historian Jack Becvar - the first president of the Greater Kent Historical Society - has died. Becvar, 85, died peacefully May 25 at his… Continue reading

City officials remind residents that fireworks are illegal in Kent

Second year of ban in town; violators face $250 fine

Stretch of James Street in Kent to get concrete replacement

Elsewhere: Crews to extend 132nd Avenue pathway

  • Jun 15, 2018

Free summer meals available to Kent students | 2018 schedule

For the Reporter Free nutritious meals will be available for children and teens 18-years-old and younger at select locations throughout the Kent School District this… Continue reading

  • Jun 15, 2018

State Route 509 extension could cost city of Kent $2 million

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