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Crews wrap up brush fire near Highway 18

Fire broke out Aug. 19

City of Kent starts work on $7 million Downey Farmstead Restoration Project

Changes include large-scale salmon habitat, additional flood storage

City of Kent seeks applicants for tourism grants

Funds to help promote city as business, leisure destination

Teachers remain unified in seeking better pay as negotiations continue under the cloud of a possible strike. MARK KLAAS, Auburn Reporter

No progress reported in teachers’ fight for better salaries

Paraeducators to rally Wednesday

Teachers remain unified in seeking better pay as negotiations continue under the cloud of a possible strike. MARK KLAAS, Auburn Reporter

Sheriff’s Office seeks help to find suspect in attempted kidnapping/sexual assault case

Girl, 16, attacked along South 272nd Street near Kent

Kent Police help children celebrate Chief for a Day

Motorcade travels through town with kids from 35 agencies

Firefighters work to douse brush fire near Highway 18

Area firefighters fought to contain a large, moving brush fire near Highway 18 in the Covington/Maple Valley area on Sunday that threatened homes and property… Continue reading

Kent issues toxic algae alert at Lake Fenwick

Avoid contact with the water

Mayor chooses Frans as new Kent Municipal Court judge

City Council set to confirm appointment Sept. 18

Health agencies issue air quality alert for Puget Sound region due to wildfire smoke

Another bad season for British Columbia fires

Lanes to close for Kent’s East Valley Highway project

Between South 196th and 180th streets Aug. 15 to Nov. 30

Wildfire smoke spreads into Kent, Puget Sound region

Coming from Canada, Central and Eastern Washington

Kent Association of Paraeducators sets rally for Wednesday, Aug. 22

The Kent Association of Paraeducators is holding a rally Wednesday, Aug. 22, outside the Kent School District Office, 12033 SE 256th St. The rally runs… Continue reading

Police to increase DUI patrols Aug. 17 to Sept. 3

In Kent and across the state

Fill the bus: CISK leads sixth annual School Supply Drive

Communities In Schools of Kent is leading the sixth annual School Supply Drive for students entering kindergarten through the 12th grade. The public is encouraged… Continue reading

Kent’s James Street hill commute route open again | Update

Concrete surface installed during 20-day closure

Ford, Mustang car show set for Kent’s ShoWare Center

Event is Saturday, Aug. 18

Meet Kent Mayor Ralph for coffee on Aug. 29

Informal gathering chance to ask mayor questions about city

Local races: Fain, incumbents moving on

With half of the seats in the state Senate and every seat in the state House up for grabs, Democrats and Republicans appear to be… Continue reading