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Bol bothers survive hard times to find peace, hope in Kent

They fled a civil war half a world away and escaped the ravages of Seattle’s sordid Jungle to find peace and hope. Sober, resolute and… Continue reading

Kent students invited to apply for 2018 Senate Page Program

The Washington State Senate is accepting applications for the 2018 Senate Page Program, where students ages 14 to 16 can spend a week at the… Continue reading

  • Dec 1, 2017

Ex-Kent-Meridian office worker pleads not guilty to rape charge

Woman allegedly had sexual relationship with 15-year-old male student.

  • Nov 30, 2017

King County Library System selects new director

Well-regarded librarian brings decades of innovation in diverse communities to King County

  • Nov 30, 2017

Kent city leaders honor Council members Berrios, Higgins

Terms expire at end of year.

  • Nov 30, 2017

Auburn teen faces murder charge in Kent East Hill drug deal gone bad

Payton Mattson, 20, dies of multiple gunshot wounds.

Kent man charged in shooting death of ex-girlfriend in Federal Way

Man had history of physically assaulting woman

Reichert, House unanimously pass Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act

Measure would provide resources to officers.

  • Nov 29, 2017

Listening sessions planned for Highline College’s presidential search

Public invited to sessions througout South King County

  • Nov 28, 2017

Majority of King County voters prefer drop boxes for ballots

53 percent of ballots returned to drop boxes in November election.

  • Nov 28, 2017

Crews douse abandoned house fire on Kent’s West Hill

Puget Sound and South King Fire units extinguished an abandoned house fire on Kent’s West Hill early Saturday morning. Kent residents called 911 after hearing… Continue reading

  • Nov 27, 2017

Kent Police arrest two in fatal East Hill shooting | Update

20-year-old man found fatally wounded

  • Nov 27, 2017

Kent man suspected of killing ex-girlfriend in Federal Way arrested in Oregon

Federal Way Police are seeking extradition of a 22-year-old Kent man suspected of killing his ex-girlfriend in Federal Way on Friday night. The suspect was… Continue reading

  • Nov 27, 2017

Suspicious substance investigated at SeaTac Police Station

The following is a press release from the Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority. The Hazardous Materials Response Team from Puget Sound Fire was dispatched at… Continue reading

  • Nov 27, 2017

Puget Sound Fire call report | Nov. 19-25

A weekly look at the number of calls to the Kent-based Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority that serves Kent, Covington and SeaTac: Nov. 19-25 Total:… Continue reading

  • Nov 27, 2017

Kent Winterfest returns with lights, crafts and music

Family activities offered throughout Saturday, Dec. 2

  • Nov 26, 2017

State’s multimodal 4-year program of transportation projects available for review

WSDOT seeks public input on the draft Statewide Transportation Improvement Program, now through Dec. 20

  • Nov 26, 2017

Green City Days break records

Effort brings Kent and eight others communities together to celebrate and connect with nature

  • Nov 26, 2017