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

State Fire Marshal’s Office issues winter safety tips

Proper use of candles, heat sources

  • Dec 8, 2017

MultiCare awards 58 grants through Community Partnership Fund

Area nonprofits among the recipientss

  • Dec 7, 2017

Man pleads not guilty to first-degree voyeurism charge

Saqib Ahmad pleaded not guilty at his Nov. 27 arraignment to one count of first-degree voyeurism. A case setting was scheduled for the 24-year-old man… Continue reading

Kent’s annual Toys for Joy program seeks donations

Collection barrels set up at Puget Sound fire stations.

  • Dec 7, 2017

City of Kent writes off Riverbend restaurant debts of $111,000

Irish pub, Scotch and Vine failed to pay rent.

Puget Sound Fire flies American flags at half-staff for Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Governor annually orders lowering of flags.

  • Dec 7, 2017

Northbound lane and ramp closures near I-405/SR 167 interchange in Renton continue through this weekend

Weekend late-night drivers who use State Route 167 near the Interstate 405 interchange in Renton should prepare for a double right lane closure and a… Continue reading

  • Dec 6, 2017

Kent Police, Target to host holiday shopping event for children

Officers to help youth find the right gifts

  • Dec 6, 2017

Kent man charged in Des Moines fatal shooting | Update

Dispute over baby at apartment complex, victim identified.