Kent City Council approves plastic bag ban

Ordinance goes into effect in March

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King County awards $1.4 million to Kent Senior Center to help serve diverse population

One of 28 centers to get funds from expanded human services levy

Artwork plan in progress for Kent, Federal Way light rail stations

Sound Transit selects artists for $3 million project

A Summer Meals Hero

Kent School District supervisor is one of five people to earn national award

Water tank or city park?

Kent city officials, residents debate where to put 16-story tower

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

Business

Entrepreneurship alternative to military spouse employment

By Jeremy Field, regional administrator, Pacific Northwest, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) As the nation experiences unprecedented economic growth and Continue reading...

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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

 

T-Birds single-game tickets for 2019-20 season on sale

Single-game tickets for the Seattle Thunderbirds’ 2019-20 season are on sale. There are two options for purchasing single game tickets.… Continue reading

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Opinion

Bouton delivered an influential pitch | Nuttman

Author and former major league pitcher Jim Bouton recently passed away at age 80. He wrote one of the the Continue reading...

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Dozen advisory measures on the ballot will tax voters’ attention

OLYMPIA – If you’ve lost count of how many new and higher taxes state lawmakers passed this year, it was Continue reading...

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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