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Heavy metal band Lamb of God to play Oct. 10 at Kent’s ShoWare Center

Concert also will include Killswitch Engage, Spiritbox and Fit For An Autopsy

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Students walking to River Ridge Elementary to get new sidewalk

Kent School District, city of SeaTac approve agreement; district preferred path through dog park

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Kent apartment fire displaces six families

Early Sunday, June 5 at Kent Fifth Avenue Apartments

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Andover closes Kent deals on office, industrial space

Five industrial spaces, one office lease in Kent Valley

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Kent-based Blue Origin completes fifth human spaceflight

Six-member crew launched from West Texas on June 4 for 10-minute flight

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For the second year in a row Kent city officials have raised a Pride flag in June at City Hall. June is Pride month in America as declared by President Joe Biden. COURTESY PHOTO, City of Kent

Flag raised at Kent City Hall for Pride Month

Mayor Dana Ralph will proclaim June as LGBTQ+Pride Month

For the second year in a row Kent city officials have raised a Pride flag in June at City Hall. June is Pride month in America as declared by President Joe Biden. COURTESY PHOTO, City of Kent
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Solar power arrives at Kent United Methodist Church

PSE grant pays for $102,000 project that will reduce church’s energy costs and its carbon footprint

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A law enforcement task force fatally shot a man wanted for murder after they attempted to arrest him on Wednesday, June 1 in the 3500 block of South 222nd Street in Kent. COURTESY PHOTO, Seattle Police

Law enforcement task force kills man in Kent wanted for murder

Man reportedly fled California after killing his former girlfriend whose body remains missing

A law enforcement task force fatally shot a man wanted for murder after they attempted to arrest him on Wednesday, June 1 in the 3500 block of South 222nd Street in Kent. COURTESY PHOTO, Seattle Police
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Sound Transit committee recommends Julie Timm as next CEO

She is CEO of Greater Richmond Transit Company in Virginia

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Kent apartment rents up 18% compared to same time last year

Rates went up in May for fifth consecutive month

Stock photo, Metro Creative Graphics
COURTESY PHOTO, Sound Transit

Sound Transit maintenance projects to impact light rail service

Riders can expect delays later this year

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State Patrol arrests man for drive-by shooting in Kent on Highway 167

Renton man reportedly fired shots at vehicle in May 18 incident

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King County Democrats endorse Kaur, Stearns in state races

Both are running in the 47th District that includes parts of Kent, Auburn and Covington

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Kent Police Blotter: May 10-30

Incidents include shots fired, armed robbery, dead body, child’s death, bar brawl

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Kent apartment fire displaces eight families on East Hill

Red Cross assists nearly 20 people at Alvista 240 Apartments after Sunday fire

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Kentwood High loses in state softball quarterfinals

Conquerors entered tournament as top seed

Stock photo, Metro Creative Graphics
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Kentridge High senior Saydi Orange captures state javelin title

Easily defeats rest of field with throw of 153-9

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Kent School District to buy six new buses for $989,932

Diesel buses will replace older models from 2002 to 2006

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Kent continues to attract apartment, townhome projects

Local architectural firm has seven projects from East Hill to downtown to West Hill

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Kent Downtown Partnership offers quarterly photo contest

Looking for best shots of downtown Kent

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