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Sheriff’s Office seeks help to find suspect in attempted kidnapping/sexual assault case

Girl, 16, attacked along South 272nd Street near Kent

Kent Police help children celebrate Chief for a Day

Motorcade travels through town with kids from 35 agencies

Kent officers catch man after car, foot chase

Pursuit starts, stops as driver hits 70 mph along West Meeker Street

King County bans solitary confinement of juveniles

Policy shift comes as part of a settlement in response to a 2017 lawsuit

Firefighters work to douse brush fire near Highway 18

Area firefighters fought to contain a large, moving brush fire near Highway 18 in the Covington/Maple Valley area on Sunday that threatened homes and property… Continue reading

Kent issues toxic algae alert at Lake Fenwick

Avoid contact with the water

City of Kent to improve Upper Mill Creek Dam to reduce flooding

Project also to help restore salmon populations

Kent democratic socialist to face off against Congressman Smith in 9th District race

After coming up short in early results, Sarah Smith moved into second place

City of Kent places rush order on 22 new police SUVs to save money

A $66,000 savings on $1.3 million tab

Mayor chooses Frans as new Kent Municipal Court judge

City Council set to confirm appointment Sept. 18

City of Kent seeks applicants for parks, bicycle boards

Application deadline is Aug. 24

  • Aug 15, 2018

Kent teachers vote to authorize strike before start of school if agreement cannot be reached

Union, district agree to mediation as negotiations continue over a better pay scale

Stabbing injures three in domestic dispute | Update

Man attacks brothers, sister

  • Aug 14, 2018

Kent Police fire Taser to halt man tussling with officer in street

Man walks in front of cars; later fights with jail staff

Lanes to close for Kent’s East Valley Highway project

Between South 196th and 180th streets Aug. 15 to Nov. 30

Wildfire smoke spreads into Kent, Puget Sound region

Coming from Canada, Central and Eastern Washington