Seattle man dies in Kent car crash along Orillia Road

Early Wednesday morning collision with semi-truck

Comedian Jo Koy sells out two shows at Kent’s ShoWare Center

Gets key to the city; attracts 14,000 fans

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State Senate passes bill banning most Styrofoam-type products

Kent’s Das sponsor of measure

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Wife mourns death of husband in Kent motorcycle crash

December collision captured by dash cam

The language of the original bill prohibited privately-owned detainment facilities from being contracted by local, state, or federal government entities, but a last-second amendment was adopted to substantially narrow the focus of the legislation. File photo

Lawmakers flinch on banning for-profit detention facilities

Last minute amendment exempted ICE detainment facility.

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Inslee appoints Nelson Lee to the King County Superior Court

Replaces Judge Bill Bowman who left for Court of Appeals

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A proposal to make King County Metro fares free for low-income households could be approved in the coming months. File photo

King County considers free transit for low-income residents

The program would target those at or below 80 percent of the federal poverty level.

  • 6 days ago

Spicers Paper finds new Kent location

At Bridge Point Kent facility

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Bail can be a motivator for positive change

All City Bail Bonds works closely with defendants and their families following an arrest


Airport Winter Weather 101

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