Local officials break ground on huge Green River levee project in Kent

Lower Russell construction to provide flood protection, salmon habitat at cost of $52 million

Pickup truck strikes, kills pedestrian; Kent Police arrest driver for DUI

A driver of a pickup truck struck and killed a pedestrian late Friday night, Kent Police reported. The collision killed… Continue reading

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A second chance, a brighter outlook

After spending 24 years in prison for a murder, he said, he didn’t commit, Kent man is getting on with his life

Former Kent pro soccer team owner found guilty of sexual assault in Arizona

Maricopa County Superior Court jury convicts Dion Earl

Rep. Schrier urges families to vaccinate their children as schools prepare to open

No child should be left behind when it comes to immunizations. Kim Schrier has made it one of her top… Continue reading

A Day in the Life of an Environmental Intern

Ever wondered what happens during an internship at the Port of Seattle? Sophia Cassam, an intern at Sea-Tac Airport, shares… Continue reading

Sports

Royals get a hefty donation from Seahawks

After the Seattle Seahawks upgraded their state-of-the-art weight room at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center in Renton, they had to… Continue reading

 

Stars welcome back Zisette for the new indoor season | MASL

Sam Zisette has re-signed with the Kent-based Tacoma Stars. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The defender/midfielder, a Seattle… Continue reading

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Life

Oktoberfest set for Sept. 14 at Kent’s Lake Meridian Park

Kent Sunrise Rotary Club to host event as YMCA fundraiser

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Opinion

To expel or not to expel Rep. Shea, that may be the question

Results of a private investigation could put the fate of GOP lawmaker in front of the House in 2020

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Drones planting trees in burned wildlands

While drones are coming of age in firefighting, they are also establishing a foothold in restoring fire-scorched forests. Firefighting drones… Continue reading

 

Marketplace

Ultimate Cruise Job: Lights, Camera, CRUISE

In the past eighteen months, Jesse Kipp’s job has taken him on Continue reading...

 

Arrive at the airport early!

Many travelers have heard the standard refrain for busy travel periods – Continue reading...

 

Northwest
Renton Police Officer Tanuj Soni has been charged with fourth-degree assault with sexual motivation and abuse of office. Photo courtesy of City of Renton

Court documents reveal details of alleged assault by a Renton police officer

Deputy Chief says RPD is performing an internal investigation