Kent Reporter's most viewed web stories in 2012
December 27, 2012 · Updated 4:43 PM
Here are the top 12 most viewed stories on the Kent Reporter's website for 2012, according to Google Analytics:
The U.S. Attorney's Office issued a statement in connection with Washington's new marijuana law that became effective on Thursday, Dec. 6, allowing the possession of an ounce or less of marijuana
2. STATE ELECTION RESULTS: Inslee leads governor race; marijuana legalization and gay marriage pass (November)
Election resutls chart.
A Kent teen starring in a London musical doubted his manager who told him Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie wanted to see him after the show.
Kent drivers should prepare for a complete closure of Highway 167 in both directions Friday, Aug. 10 to Monday, Aug. 13 between South 180th Street and Interstate 405.
The closure of H.D. Hotspurs after 32 years as a popular Kent restaurant and nightclub is just one of several changes going on next to Kmart in the Washington Avenue strip mall.
A 56-year-old Kent man was killed Wednesday morning after a car collided with his motorcycle at about 6:44 a.m. in the 12200 block of Southeast 223rd Drive in the Panther Lake area.
Kentlake High swim coach Seth Dawson, 31, was one of three people who were on a plane that crashed Wednesday near North Bend, according to the swim club he worked for, Valley Aquatics Swim Team.
Kent garbage truck driver Hal Smith noticed a young girl standing alone on the other side of the street as he rumbled through his final East Hill neighborhood on a recent afternoon.
SuperValu Inc. will close the only Albertsons store in Kent and one of two in Auburn as part of a shut down of 27 stores in Southern California, Oregon and Washington.
Marques Weekly touched a lot of lives with his participation in football, track and field and drama at Kentridge High School. So when word spread that Weekly, 19, of Kent, had drowned Sunday at Lake Tapps in Pierce County, the news hit the campus hard, even during summer recess and one year after his graduation.
Kent Station continues to build on its shopping, dining and entertainment experience for customers, adding two new restaurants. Extreme Pita, specializing in a large selection of fresh and nutritious pita wraps – opens this summer. Naked Pizza, which offers natural and healthy choices, opens soon thereafter.
Friends, family and the Kent Police all seem to come up with the same response about the disappearance three years ago of 21-year-old Alyssa McLemore. "Nothing has changed in three years, sadly," said Melissa Moore, a best friend of the Kent woman.