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Police chase ends with crash, arrest

Pursuit spanned multiple jurisdictions in King County and ended in the Auburn area

  • Mar 14, 2018

33rd District legislators to host telephone town hall

Participate by phone Thursday, March 15

  • Mar 13, 2018

City garbage rate increase coming in April

Residents and businesses will see a small rate increase on their garbage bills starting on April 1. In accordance with the city of Kent’s solid… Continue reading

  • Mar 13, 2018

Chimney stokes house fire on Kent’s East Hill

Staff reports A house fire that started in the chimney box and extended into the attic damaged a home in the 22300 block of 117th… Continue reading

  • Mar 12, 2018

Puget Sound Fire call report

Number, type of incidents

  • Mar 12, 2018

Kent mobile home fire displaces family of five

Two pets remain unaccounted for from early morning blaze

  • Mar 12, 2018

City of Kent parks staff to implement new maintenance plan

A ‘need to justify expenditures and create accountability’

Firefighters extinguish house fire on Kent’s West Hill

Abandoned home on South 253rd Street

  • Mar 9, 2018

American Legion Posts to help area veterans

Sessions offered at Kent Post 15 post March 23-25

  • Mar 9, 2018

Coffee with Kent’s police chief set for March 14

Find out latest about crime trends, other topics

  • Mar 8, 2018

Amazon extends a helping hand

Company’s Kent fulfillment center volunteers time, expertise to show how local food bank can support more families

Kent art teachers unite

Group creating a traveling mural with six elementary schools

  • Mar 8, 2018

Kent man pleads not guilty to charges in bikini barista attack

Judge restricts photos of Reynolds’ face by media

GEM’s new home to help youth, young adults

Mentoring nonprofit continues to grow

Extended ramp closure hours this weekend in I- 405/SR 167 interchange area

For the Reporter Drivers who use the I-405/SR 167 interchange in Renton should prepare for an extended ramp closure Saturday night through Sunday morning. Construction… Continue reading

  • Mar 8, 2018

Red Cross: Test smoke alarms and turn clocks ahead for Daylight Saving Time

Daylight Saving Time is this weekend and the American Red Cross reminds remind everyone to test the batteries in their smoke alarms as they turn… Continue reading

  • Mar 7, 2018

King County Sheriff’s Office seizes nearly $10 million of illegal marijuana

Search warrants served in Kent, Auburn, Renton and other cities

  • Mar 7, 2018

Congressional District 8 candidate forum set for March 16

Hader, Rittereiser and Schrier scheduled to participate

  • Mar 7, 2018

Kent woman claims husband choked, poured beer on her

Dispute starts after man gets home late from work