Steve Hunter

Nicolas Moreno pleads not guilty Thursday in Kent to three counts of first-degree assault for firing shots that injured people July 23 at a Kent car show. Judge Mary Roberts banned the media from shooting the faces of the six men charged in connection with the shootings.

Six enter not guilty pleas in connection with Kent car-show shooting

Six alleged gang members each pleaded not guilty Thursday in Kent to charges connected with the July 23 car-show shooting on Kent's West Hill that injured 12 people.

Nicolas Moreno pleads not guilty Thursday in Kent to three counts of first-degree assault for firing shots that injured people July 23 at a Kent car show. Judge Mary Roberts banned the media from shooting the faces of the six men charged in connection with the shootings.
A Seattle developer plans to tear down the unfinished parking garage in downtown Kent in early October to build apartments and retail space.

Demolition of Kent half-built parking garage to start Oct. 3

The half-built parking garage that has sat idle for more than four years in Kent is coming down.

A Seattle developer plans to tear down the unfinished parking garage in downtown Kent in early October to build apartments and retail space.
Seattle Mist receiver Jessica Hopkins looks back for a pass as she fights off assistant coach Jeremiah Captain Sept. 23 at a Lingerie Football League practice. The Mist open the season Sept. 30 at Green Bay.

Kent’s Seattle Mist open Lingerie Football League season Sept. 30 at Green Bay Chill | Slide Show

Live television coverage, betting lines, fantasy teams and even a team in Green Bay are part of the changes this season for the women's Lingerie Football League that includes the Kent-based Seattle Mist.

Seattle Mist receiver Jessica Hopkins looks back for a pass as she fights off assistant coach Jeremiah Captain Sept. 23 at a Lingerie Football League practice. The Mist open the season Sept. 30 at Green Bay.
Kent's Stefano Langone sings the national anthem at the Sept. 24 Seattle Thunderbirds game at the ShoWare Center.

Los Angeles management company signs Kent’s ‘American Idol’ star Stefano Langone

Kent's "American Idol" star Stefano Langone had his contract option picked up by 19 Management, according to reports Monday in The Hollywood Reporter.

Kent's Stefano Langone sings the national anthem at the Sept. 24 Seattle Thunderbirds game at the ShoWare Center.
Kent School District officials will keep sandbags around Neely-O'Brien Elementary School

Sandbags to stay around 3 Kent schools in Green River Valley

Sandbags will remain around three Kent schools threatened by Green River flooding until at least next spring.

Kent School District officials will keep sandbags around Neely-O'Brien Elementary School
Darby Cole of Kent

Sandbags to remain along Green River in Kent until spring; removal to cost city an estimated $3 million

It's going to cost the city of Kent an estimated $3 million to remove the giant sandbags from levees along the Green River.

Darby Cole of Kent
Boyz II Men lead the lineup at the Ladies Night Out Concert

Boyz II Men headline Oct. 1 concert at Kent’s ShoWare Center

The popular R&B group Boyz II Men will headline the Ladies Night Out Concert, Volume 4 at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1 at the ShoWare Center in Kent.

Boyz II Men lead the lineup at the Ladies Night Out Concert

Auburn man pleads not guilty to jail assault of rival gang member

A 20-year-old Auburn man pleaded not guilty Thursday to a first-degree assault charge after he reportedly attacked a rival gang member in the King County jail at the Norm Maleng Regional Justice Center in Kent.

Firefighters battle a blaze Thursday morning at a two-story Kent duplex in the 10900 block of Southeast 250th Court.

Kent duplex fire displaces two residents; kills two cats | Regional Fire Authority

Fire heavily damaged a two-story duplex and killed two cats Thursday morning in Kent.

Firefighters battle a blaze Thursday morning at a two-story Kent duplex in the 10900 block of Southeast 250th Court.
Seattle Thunderbird defenseman Dave Sutter takes a shot against goalie Michael Salmon during a practice drill Tuesday at the ShoWare Center in Kent. The T-Birds open the season Saturday

Seattle Thunderbirds seek end to two-year playoff drought | Western Hockey League

Right wing Burke Gallimore wants playoff fever to start now for the Kent-based Seattle Thunderbirds junior hockey team.

Seattle Thunderbird defenseman Dave Sutter takes a shot against goalie Michael Salmon during a practice drill Tuesday at the ShoWare Center in Kent. The T-Birds open the season Saturday
Kent Police blotter report.

Kent man arrested for assault of mother-in-law | Police Blotter

Kent Police arrested a man for investigation of fourth-degree assault after he allegedly smashed his mother-in-law's face into a dresser when she tried to break up a dispute between he and his wife.

Kent Police blotter report.
Jessie

Disney On Ice tickets for Kent Nov. 9-13 shows go on sale Sept. 24

Everybody's favorite toys hit the ice as Disney On Ice returns to Kent with Toy Story 3 Nov. 9-13 at the ShoWare Center.

Jessie

Auburn man faces assault charge for Kent attack of rival gang member in King County jail

A 20-year-old Auburn gang member faces a first-degree assault charge after he reportedly attacked a rival gang member in the King County jail at the Norm Maleng Regional Justice Center in Kent.

Kent Police Chief Ken Thomas gives an update at a press conference Thursday

Kent Police arrest four gang members in connection with car-show shooting

Kent Police arrested four gang members and issued warrants for two other men in connection with the July 23 shooting at a West Hill car show that injured 12 people.

Kent Police Chief Ken Thomas gives an update at a press conference Thursday
Kent Police plan to announce arrests Thursday

Kent Police to announce major break Sept. 15 in car-show shooting

Kent Police Chief Ken Thomas will announce a major break in the July 23 gang shooting at a lowrider car show that injured 12 people.

Kent Police plan to announce arrests Thursday
Kent Police blotter report.

Man arrested after he rips phone from wall at Kent Police Station |Police Blotter

Police arrested a man for investigation of third-degree malicious mischief after he reportedly ripped a phone out of the wall at the Kent Police Station, 220 Fourth Ave. S.

Kent Police blotter report.
Hawaiian singer Amy Hānaiali‘i performs Sept. 24 at the Kent-Meridian Performing Arts Center.

Hawaiian singer Amy Hānaiali‘i performs Sept. 24 in Kent

Amy Hānaiali‘i, one of Hawaii’s most respected and loved female vocalists and songwriters, performs at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24 at the Kent-Meridian Performing Arts Center, 10020 S.E. 256th St.

Hawaiian singer Amy Hānaiali‘i performs Sept. 24 at the Kent-Meridian Performing Arts Center.
Kent Police shot and killed a man armed with a rifle May 4 at the Kent Transit Center on Railroad Avenue. A federal grant will pay for ballistic shields for officers to use in case they face similar incidents.

Kent Police to receive federal grant money for ballistic shields; jail security cameras

The Kent Police will receive a $66,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice to fund ballistic shields for officers as well as upgraded security cameras for the city jail and the Panther Lake police substation.

Kent Police shot and killed a man armed with a rifle May 4 at the Kent Transit Center on Railroad Avenue. A federal grant will pay for ballistic shields for officers to use in case they face similar incidents.
Seattle's Marcel Noebels

Portland cancels preseason game against Seattle Thunderbirds because of player shortage | Western Hockey League

The Kent-based Seattle Thunderbirds scheduled Friday, Sept. 16 preseason game in Portland has been cancelled because so many Winterhawks players were invited to National Hockey League training camps.

Seattle's Marcel Noebels
Lourdes Carrillo

Kent’s Lopez Center plans fund-raising dinner Sept. 16

The financial challenges continue for the Lucy Lopez Community Center in Kent.

Lourdes Carrillo