Steve Hunter

Sales of Brown Sugar Shortbread cookies decorated with the Ukrainian flag at Macrina Bakery in Kent will help benefit a bakery in Kyiv, Ukraine. COURTESY PHOTO, Macrina Bakery

Kent’s Macrina Bakery selling cookies to help Ukrainian bakery

Kyiv bakery giving away free bread to Ukrainians

Sales of Brown Sugar Shortbread cookies decorated with the Ukrainian flag at Macrina Bakery in Kent will help benefit a bakery in Kyiv, Ukraine. COURTESY PHOTO, Macrina Bakery
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Amazon cited for unsafe work practices at Kent fulfillment center

State Department of L&I says company faces a $60,000 fine; Amazon disagrees with claims

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Detectives seeking witnesses to I-5 shooting near Kent

Shots fired from one vehicle at another vehicle; nobody injured but window shattered

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Pete Davidson. COURTESY PHOTO, Blue Origin

Pete Davidson won’t be flying to space with Kent’s Blue Origin

Company delays flight for more tests leading to scheduling conflict

Pete Davidson. COURTESY PHOTO, Blue Origin
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Man attacked with machete at Kent Station restroom for ‘taking too long’

Police reveal details about March 12 incident at shopping center

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Three officers sworn in as Kent Police seeks to fill vacancies

Force up to 148, still 17 short of 165 approved by City Council

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State Patrol seeks witnesses to Kent hit-and-run on Highway 167

Tacoma motorcyclist injured; silver sedan fled scene near State Route 516

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Kent-based World Relief Seattle to get $673,000 from federal government

Money will be used for teaching and commercial kitchen to serve refugees

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The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Mammovan will stop in Kent, 23213 Pacific Highway S., on March 21 and 29 as well as April 19 and 30. COURTESY PHOTO, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance’s Mammovan to make stops in Kent

Two dates in March and April at Kent/Des Moines UW Clinic

The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Mammovan will stop in Kent, 23213 Pacific Highway S., on March 21 and 29 as well as April 19 and 30. COURTESY PHOTO, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
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Pete Davidson.
COURTESY PHOTO, Blue Origin
Pete Davidson.
The Kent-based Seattle Thunder women’s football team will play two regular season games, including one at the accesso ShoWare Center, during the initial season of the X League. COURTESY PHOTO, X League

Seattle Thunder women’s football team to play at Kent’s ShoWare Center

One home game in 7-on-7 league set for June 25 against Denver Rush

The Kent-based Seattle Thunder women’s football team will play two regular season games, including one at the accesso ShoWare Center, during the initial season of the X League. COURTESY PHOTO, X League
Derek Kammerzell

Kent Police assistant chief getting $15,508 a month on administrative leave

Negotiations continue among city, Derek Kammerzell and police union over resignation request

Derek Kammerzell
Derek Matheson, city of Kent chief administrative officer. COURTESY PHOTO, City of Kent

City of Kent CAO Derek Matheson to leave to become Fife city manager

Will start new job in April after eight years in Kent

Derek Matheson, city of Kent chief administrative officer. COURTESY PHOTO, City of Kent
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Male assaults another male with machete at Kent Station shopping center

Kent Police make arrest in early Saturday afternoon attack near restroom on east end

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Kent school principals to receive stipend for extra work during COVID-19

A check for $7,000 in March and $2,000 next January

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Inquests into police shootings to resume in King County

First case involves death of Kent man; future inquests include Auburn, Kent, Federal Way police

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Kent School District Interim Superintendent Israel Vela. COURTESY PHOTO, Kent School District

Masks optional for Kent School District students, staff

Following new state Department of Health guidelines as COVID-19 cases decline

Kent School District Interim Superintendent Israel Vela. COURTESY PHOTO, Kent School District
Kent Mayor Dana Ralph. COURTESY PHOTO, City of Kent

Kent mayor emphasizes police support during State of the City address

Says she is ‘committed to prioritizing public safety and reducing crime’

Kent Mayor Dana Ralph. COURTESY PHOTO, City of Kent
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Maple Valley man gets 10 years in prison for dealing drugs

Kept drugs, firearms and grenades in Kent storage trailer

PHOTO/Metro Creative Graphics
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Kent Police Business Crime Prevention Summit set for March 24

Topics include building an effective partnership, homelessness, gangs and graffiti

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