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Heated demonstration on East Hill

Pro-choice, pro-life voices, anti-fascists heard loud and clear outside Kent’s Planned Parenthood clinic

Group seeks city of Kent property tax freeze

Kent Seniors United starts petition drive

Farmers market opens

A springtime tradition, Kent opened its downtown streets to a new farmers market season last Saturday. Featuring farm-fresh produce, vendors and entertainment, the Kent Farmers… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2018
Seven Puget Sound residents are suing Sound Transit for $240 million. Photo by Atomic Taco/Wikipedia Commons

Sound Transit faces $240 million class-action lawsuit

An Auburn lawmaker has organized a suit that claims the new car tab taxes are unconstitutional.

Seven Puget Sound residents are suing Sound Transit for $240 million. Photo by Atomic Taco/Wikipedia Commons

Local students accepted into WAS Summer Residency at The Museum of Flight

Kent-Meridian High School’s Jovial Chakkalakkal and Kentridge’s Breanna Valdez have qualified to participate in the next phase of the Washington Aerospace Scholars Summer Residency program… Continue reading

Man punches Kent Police officer, strikes her with flashlight during vicious attack

Officer suffers broken facial bones during West Hill incident

Authorities target violent drug traffickers in series of Puget Sound busts

More than 80 “drug dealing conspirators” have been arrested over the past four months.

Kent’s ShoWare Center to host 15 graduations this month

First one June 8; final ceremony June 23

  • Jun 6, 2018

Multiple agencies arrest 35 in major drug bust in five counties

Kent Police among 500 officers who raided 45 locations

  • Jun 6, 2018

City of Kent launches Adopt-A-Spot program

Aims to reduce litter; volunteers needed

  • Jun 6, 2018

Kent house fire displaces four

A Kent house fire Tuesday displaced three adults and a child in the 20700 block of 104th Place Southeast, the Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority… Continue reading

  • Jun 6, 2018

Kent Mayor Ralph to host coffee and conversation

Event June 11 on West Hill

  • Jun 6, 2018

Kent man guilty of killing two Renton women

Zachary Damien Craven’s sentencing is scheduled for June 15.

Deputies arrest Kentwood student for social media threat

Warning to ‘shoot up a school lunchroom’

Maple Valley Fire to contract services with Puget Sound Fire

Kent-based agency already contracts with SeaTac

  • Jun 5, 2018

Puget Sound Fire call report

Number, type of incidents

  • Jun 5, 2018

Sound Transit updates light rail extension project for Kent, Federal Way

Video animation released shows route, station locations

  • Jun 4, 2018

Washington Department of Licensing takes steps to comply with Real ID Act

Enhanced license required for domestic flights in 2020

  • Jun 4, 2018

Kent apartment fire displaces 25; no one hurt

For the Reporter Approximately 25 people living in seven apartments were displaced Sunday morning after a fire heavily damaged their building, the Puget Sound Regional… Continue reading

  • Jun 3, 2018