El Habanero won’t be reopening in Kent after settlement agreement with city

Restaurant site of shootings, drug deals; charges against owners dropped

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From rockets to rovers, helping man reach the moon

Boeing aerospace workers in Kent contributed greatly to the Apollo program

Kent School District psychologist charged with rape of a child in Grays Harbor County

Mountlake Terrace man traveled to Hoquiam to meet boy after social media exchanges

Fewer fireworks seen in Kent over Fourth of July weekend

Mayor, police chief say use going down since ban began

Security checkpoints 101

Security checkpoints at the airport look so simple, but can be very frustrating for travelers. There’s more to it than… Continue reading

King County Correctional Facility is located at 500 5th Ave., Seattle. File photo

King County jail’s leaky pipes have national implications

Lawsuit filed in King County Superior Court alleges Aquatherm has been selling faulty pipes.

VoteWA is a $9.5 million program that came online last May and is meant to unify all 39 county voting systems in the state into a single entity. Courtesy image

WA’s new voting system concerns county elections officials

VoteWA has run into some problems in recent months as the Aug. 6 primary election draws closer.

Mary’s Place computer literacy workshops help families build confidence

John is an attendee of Computer Literacy Workshops being held this month at Mary’s Place. “We’ve been at Mary’s Place Continue reading...

Sports

Taste of international softball

Acers welcome touring Chinese Taipei Olympic women’s team to Kent

 

Kevin Orozco guides More Power to Him to victory in the $50,000 Mt. Rainier Stakes for 3-year-olds and up Sunday at Emerald Downs. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Championship Sunday: Preview Day recap

More Power to Him surges to win in $50,000 Mt. Rainier Stakes; No Talking Back pulls upset in Boeing Stakes

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Man and the moon

Programs this week honor Apollo program and the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing

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California’s Starfire Singers perform benefit concert at Kent United Methodist Church on July 26

The Starfire Singers, a group of about 30 ninth- to 12th-graders from Los Altos United Methodist Church, Calif., perform an Continue reading...

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Opinion

In tough month, an ally becomes a competitor for Eyman

After getting signatures for a measure that didn’t qualify, Restore Washington wants to do its own.

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Marketplace

Cruise Industry Buoys the Statewide Economy

Every spring and summer, travelers from around the country and across the Continue reading...

 

Apps for When You’re Hungry and in a Hurry

There’s nothing worse than being hungry and pressed for time at the Continue reading...

 

How Sea-Tac Airport Helps You Plan for Summer Travel

The summer months between Memorial Day and Labor Day form the busiest Continue reading...

 

Comcast honors Kent students

Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program awards $95,000 in scholarships to Washington students

 

Northwest

‘Feedback loops’ of methane, CO2 echo environmental problem beyond Washington

University of Washington among researchers of climate change’s effects in global temperatures.

 

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King County could loan 4Culture $20 million

The loan would be repaid by the organization and used to help serve marginalized communities.