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Update: Fain holds slim lead over challenger Das in battle for 47th District State Senate seat

Sullivan leading, Hargrove trailing to Kent Democrat Entenman in state representative races

Open group colors open canvas with message of hope, understanding

Young artists from OKAY! support group paint public mural with help from grant, educator

Community honors military in 53rd Auburn Veterans Parade on Saturday

Displays, ceremonies are other activities planned for the day

  • Nov 7, 2018

Puget Sound Fire call report

Type, number of incidents

  • Nov 7, 2018

Two men injured in shootout near Kent

Multiple shots fired at each other

Fierce fire burns Kent feed business

Blaze strikes three separate buildings; no one hurt in predawn fire

  • Nov 7, 2018
The team that advocated for I-1631 at downtown Seattle’s Arctic Club on Nov. 6, 2018. Photo by Melissa Hellmann

Washington rejects carbon fee

I-1631 campaign organizers say they will continue pushing for a cleaner future.

The team that advocated for I-1631 at downtown Seattle’s Arctic Club on Nov. 6, 2018. Photo by Melissa Hellmann
The race for Washington’s 9th Congressional District is between two Democrats, incumbent Adam Smith (left) and political newcomer Sarah Smith. File photo

Congressman Adam Smith leads re-election bid for WA’s 9th District

The district spans from Bellevue and south Seattle down through Renton, Tukwila, Kent, Federal Way and Tacoma

The race for Washington’s 9th Congressional District is between two Democrats, incumbent Adam Smith (left) and political newcomer Sarah Smith. File photo
The race for Washington’s 8th Congressional District is between Kim Schrier (D) and Dino Rossi (R). File photo

Schrier leads Rossi in hotly-contested 8th Congressional District

Candidates compete for seat vacated by Republican Dave Reichert

The race for Washington’s 8th Congressional District is between Kim Schrier (D) and Dino Rossi (R). File photo

Des Moines Police arrest man in fatal shooting at strip mall

Drive-by shooting Oct. 28 at Redondo Square near Kent

Kent Police release names, addresses of massage parlors

Businesses busted as alleged prostitution fronts

Don Hanson: Kent man, sailor and World War II veteran dies at 96

Served five years aboard a U.S. Navy battleship in the Pacific theater

  • Nov 5, 2018

Murray, Democrats make final push for Schrier in Auburn visit

Veteran senator joins 8th Congressional candidate as they thank volunteers, greet voters on the eve of general election

Driver loses control of car, crashes into townhouse

No one was hurt after the driver of a small sedan lost control and struck the side of a two-story townhouse in the 12400 block… Continue reading

  • Nov 4, 2018

Man sues two Kent Police officers for assault and battery

Claims injuries after officers removed him from 2015 ShoWare Center rock concert

Kent Police shut down 18 illegal massage parlors | 9 in the Valley

City claims businesses serving as fronts for prostitution

Mayor agrees to help Kent seniors group lobby legislators for property tax reductions

Ralph to set up meeting with 33rd District’s Keiser, Orwall

PSE offers a checklist to get your home ready for winter

Replace old insulation, install LEDs

Kent apartment rents up 4.3 percent over last year

Increases just 0.3 percent in October from September