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Kent’s ShoWare Center first in line to get funds from county lodging tax

If revenues high enough, arena to get $200,000 per year

 

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  • Sep 19, 2018

 

Mayor presents proposed 2019-20 budget to City Council on Sept. 25

Mayor Dana Ralph presents her proposed 2019-20 budget to the Kent City Council at a special meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, in the… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2018

Cities of Kent, Federal Way offer grant funding for human service providers

Dollars must support under-represented/resourced populations

Kent Police arrest man after struggle with four officers

Man reportedly resisted arrest during two tussles on East Hill

Gerstman chosen as vice president at Highline College

Higher ed, fundraising veteran to join leadership team

  • Sep 17, 2018

World War II veterans are special guests at breakfast

World War II veterans attended a quarterly breakfast sponsored by the Muckelshoot Casino and Inter-Tribal Warriors Society on Saturday, Sept. 15. From left: Donald Hason,… Continue reading

  • Sep 17, 2018

Fire damages Vietnamese restaurant in north Kent

Sprinkler system helps contain fire to kitchen late Sunday night

Kent School District reveals site for new elementary school

To be constructed at Mountain View Academy site; old Panther Lake school to be rebuilt

Kent group persists in effort to bring tax relief to seniors

Dale Brantner’s property tax statement from King County epitomized the Kent man’s frustration. About half of his $5,585.90 tax bill this year supports schools. His… Continue reading

Immigrant youth vulnerable to abuse in Puget Sound area centers

Federally-funded facilities struggle to maintain health and safety of minors stuck in limbo

Sunrise Elementary teacher honored as Symetra Hero in the Classroom

Evenstad earns $2,000 donation for classroom books and supplies, and receivers tickets to a Seahawks home game

  • Sep 13, 2018

Kent officials, union seal two-year deal for teachers

School board approves changes to KEA contract; educators get pay raises

Swim team conducts shoe drive; Pugerudes accepting donations

Auburn Mountainview High School’s swim team has put its foot forward and organized a shoe drive. The team is collecting new or used pairs of… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2018

State Patrol arrests Kent man for semi rollover along I-90

Drugs, alcohol reportedly involved; nobody injured

Bloodworks Northwest asking for donations ahead of Hurricane Florence

Emergency blood components sent to North Carolina and Virginia

  • Sep 12, 2018

Kent murder trial begins for accused baby killer

Defense attorney claims state has ‘wrong person’

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  • Sep 10, 2018

Kent gets county grant for Downey Farmstead Restoration Project

Work along Green River to protect salmon, improve flood storage