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Auburn teen pleads not guilty to Kent killing

Galeano accused of robbing, shooting man during drug deal

  • Dec 14, 2017

Kent City Council approves property tax hike after heated debate

4-3 vote to use all of city’s banked property tax capacity

Students tackle difficult topics at Game of Life Conference

Youth, peers engage in workshops that address personal safety, health and other issues

Sound Transit looking at expanding paid parking permits to solo drivers

Riders could pay for spots at Kent Station

  • Dec 13, 2017

Everett arena to get new name

Angel of the Winds Casino signs on for naming rights, replaces Xfinity

  • Dec 13, 2017

Kent’s Blue Origin launches rocket test flight in Texas

Successful mission for rocket, capsule designed to carry space tourists.

Constantine convenes county task force to review police shooting inquests

Changes could be made in process to provide more confidence in justice system

  • Dec 12, 2017

Former Kentwood High basketball player Toussaint Tyler killed in Utah

Tyler, 30, fatally shot at apartment

Idaho man dies in Kent after car collides with semi

Intersection of South 196th Street and 68th Avenue South.

King County Council bans solitary confinement for youth in detention

Legislation also requires the county to provide incarcerated youth with adequate educational resources

  • Dec 11, 2017

Mother protests inquest into fatal shooting of her son by Kent Police

Joseph-McDade shot in June after car chase

Moms, kids and Sen. Fain celebrate successful paid family and medical leave legislation

Families thank lawmakers for recent bipartisan victory

  • Dec 11, 2017

Burn ban to be lifted for King and Snohomish counties, continues for greater Pierce

For the Reporter The burn ban for King and Snohomish County will be lifted effective at 2 p.m. Monday. The State 1 burn ban for… Continue reading

  • Dec 11, 2017

Holiday wreath-laying to honor veterans

Tahoma National Cemetery hosts ceremony on Dec. 16

  • Dec 11, 2017

Puget Sound Fire call report | Dec. 3-9

Numbers, types of incidents

  • Dec 11, 2017

Mangrum scoots to 10K win at Kent’s 35th annual Christmas Rush Fun Run

Big field of runners competes despite the cold and fog

WNBA’s Seattle Storm search for temporary home could lead to Kent’s ShoWare Center

Just preliminary talks so far as team needs facility during KeyArena renovation.

Taking charge

Sunny days rediscover Kent this week

  • Dec 8, 2017

Community gives back in Willow’s Place Hope for Families

Annual event takes in a big collection of donated clothing and other things