Steve Hunter

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Kent City Council approves Riverbend par 3 development

The Kent City Council unanimously approved Tuesday night a development agreement to…

  • Aug 18th, 2017 2:02pm

King County initiative to ban safe injection sites qualifies for ballot

King County voters will get a chance - possibly on the November…

  • Aug 18th, 2017 12:46pm

Kent School District takes old Panther Lake school off the market

After a potential sale to a developer fell through, the Kent School…

  • Aug 17th, 2017 12:28pm

Covington man faces charges for fatal shootings of two homeless people

A 30-year-old Covington man faces two charges of first-degree murder for the…

  • Aug 17th, 2017 10:58am

Kent City Council bans safe injection sites with 6-1 vote

The Kent City Council joined four other King County cities with a…

  • Aug 16th, 2017 11:38am

Woman exposes herself to Kent drivers | Police Blotter

Several Kent drivers called 911 one recent morning after they spotted a…

  • Aug 14th, 2017 4:25pm

Kent to get new library in Panther Lake

A new library is coming next year to Kent at the site…

  • Aug 11th, 2017 1:56pm

Seattle man fatally shot by Kent Police identified

The 20-year-old Seattle man fatally shot by Kent Police after he reportedly…

  • Aug 11th, 2017 12:21pm

Ralph proposes ban in Kent on safe injection sites

City Councilwoman Dana Ralph wants the council to ban legal heroin injection…

  • Aug 10th, 2017 5:15pm

Kent to start work on South 212th/72nd Avenue intersection

Crews will start work this month on a $1.4 million project to…

  • Aug 10th, 2017 12:21pm

Kent Police fatally shoot Seattle man on East Hill

Kent Police fatally shot a 20-year-old Seattle man early Wednesday morning on…

  • Aug 9th, 2017 12:50pm

BNSF signal malfunction briefly closes tracks in Puget Sound region | Update: tracks open again

BNSF Railway had a problem with the signal system Tuesday afternoon both…

  • Aug 8th, 2017 3:31pm

Kent officers bust men during undercover prostitution sting | Police Blotter

Kent Police arrested 11 men for investigation of patronizing a prostitute during…

  • Aug 7th, 2017 4:59pm

Kent considers steep fine increase to curtail litter problem

City leaders are considering fines of $1,500 for littering as well as…

  • Aug 4th, 2017 12:26pm

Kent’s ShoWare Center financial losses lower than projected

Financial losses were lower than projected for Kent’s ShoWare Center from April…

  • Aug 3rd, 2017 2:04pm

Man killed on I-5 near Southcenter after exiting car

A 19-year-old man was struck by multiple vehicles and killed after exiting…

  • Aug 3rd, 2017 11:52am

Wildfire smoke and your health | Public Health – Seattle & King County tips

Wildfires from British Columbia have resulted in poor air quality in the…

  • Aug 3rd, 2017 11:44am

Troutner, Kaur pace Kent City Council primary races

Toni Troutner and Satwinder Kaur are the front-runners to be the two…

  • Aug 2nd, 2017 5:39pm

Berrios, Ralph lead race for Kent mayor

Kent City Council members Jim Berrios and Dana Ralph are headed for…

  • Aug 1st, 2017 10:19pm

UP Railroad gates stuck down in Kent Tuesday evening

Union Pacific Railroad crossing gates are stuck down Tuesday evening at Willis,…

  • Aug 1st, 2017 5:38pm

Kent officer arrests man for illegal street racing | Police Blotter

Kent Police arrested a man for investigation of reckless driving after reportedly…

  • Aug 1st, 2017 3:04pm

Kent’s ShoWare Center enhances security measures

People who attend events at Kent’s ShoWare Center face enhanced security measures,…

  • Jul 31st, 2017 5:00pm

Kent officers, witnesses describe fatal shooting of Joseph-McDade

Kent Police officer William Davis says he feared he would be seriously…

  • Jul 27th, 2017 11:42am

Amazon to hire 50,000 for warehouse jobs across U.S., including Kent

Seattle-based Amazon announced on Wednesday it has more than 50,000 jobs available…

  • Jul 26th, 2017 4:10pm

Kent-based Puget Sound Fire picks new chief

The Puget Sound Fire board selected Matthew Morris, fire chief in Henderson,…

  • Jul 26th, 2017 12:01pm

Kent Police seize 240 pounds of fireworks during July emphasis patrols

Kent Police seized nearly 240 pounds of illegal fireworks this year after…

  • Jul 25th, 2017 4:49pm

Police bust 40 during illegal street racing patrols in Kent and neighboring cities

Police officers from Kent, Auburn, Renton and Tukwila worked with the Washington…

  • Jul 24th, 2017 12:34pm

Kent Police release reenactment videos | Joseph-McDade pursuit, shooting

Kent Police released several video reenactments as part of the Des Moines…

  • Jul 21st, 2017 3:35pm

Medical Examiner’s Office identifies Kent man who jumped from window; woman hit by train

The names of the man who died after jumping from an apartment…

  • Jul 21st, 2017 1:12pm

Kent’s Marquee on Meeker apartments could open in 2019

Construction is expected to start next spring on the nearly 500 apartments…

  • Jul 21st, 2017 11:26am

Kent Police officer Davis’ statement about Joseph-McDade shooting

Kent Police released several documents about the June 24 shooting death of…

  • Jul 20th, 2017 12:06pm

Kent Police officer Rausch’s statement about Joseph-McDade shooting

Kent Police released several documents about the June 24 shooting death of…

  • Jul 20th, 2017 12:05pm

Memorial service held for Kent motorcyclist

Robert J. Groome, 26, of Kent, jumped on his motorcycle for a…

  • Jul 19th, 2017 4:36pm

Kent Police release officers’ names; videos, documents in police shooting of Joseph-McDade

Kent Police released the names on Tuesday of the officers involved in…

  • Jul 18th, 2017 5:27pm

Tacoma, Kent men receive prison sentences for drug trafficking

A U.S. District Court judge on Tuesday sentenced the final member of…

  • Jul 18th, 2017 1:49pm

Freight train kills woman in Kent

A woman died on Sunday after getting hit by a BNSF Railway…

  • Jul 18th, 2017 12:58pm

Woman stabs man during dispute in Kent

A woman reportedly stabbed a man during a domestic dispute at about…

  • Jul 17th, 2017 4:27pm

Kent man dies after leap from third-story window

A 40-year-old Kent man died on Sunday hours after jumping from a…

  • Jul 17th, 2017 11:09am

Kentlake graduate Hoefig chosen Miss Cornucopia 2017

Life is really starting to take off for Tara Hoefig. The Kent…

  • Jul 14th, 2017 5:09pm

Kent’s West Meeker Street to get 300 more apartments

Kent city leaders raised concerns about potential traffic problems with the announcement…

  • Jul 14th, 2017 12:57pm