Business

Kent Downtown Partnership to host annual celebration June 1

Event features Boeing historian; Lunar Rover project retiree

  • May 19, 2018

 

Kent street gets new name of Oberto Drive

In honor of company’s 100th anniversary

 

Roof lights brighten downtown Kent Historic District

Miller receives award for project that includes 51 buildings

 

Alaska Airlines pilots fund expansion at Children’s Therapy Center

$20,000 grant will support outdoor facilities in Kent

  • May 9, 2018

Kent-based Oberto signs Bobby Wagner to promote product

Seahawks linebacker to help market jerky

  • May 7, 2018

Kent’s Blue Origin launches eighth test flight

Successful mission in Texas

  • Apr 30, 2018

Covington Medical Center’s new 58-bed hospital opens for business

Multi-specialty clinic is just east of Kent

  • Apr 23, 2018
Kent Mayor Dana Ralph and Auburn Mayor Nancy Backus and the Auburn Area and Kent Chambers of Commerce joined company representatives at a ribbon cutting ceremony at the WinnComm facility in Kent on April 19. COURTESY PHOTO

Marketing, PR development firm opens in Kent

WinnComm launches with enterprise services

  • Apr 20, 2018
Kent Mayor Dana Ralph and Auburn Mayor Nancy Backus and the Auburn Area and Kent Chambers of Commerce joined company representatives at a ribbon cutting ceremony at the WinnComm facility in Kent on April 19. COURTESY PHOTO

Former owner of popular Kent country bar dies

Galanti served recent prison sentence for tax evasion

King County forms task force to seek solutions to China recycling import restrictions

Task force with representatives from cities, solid waste haulers and others to look for improvements

  • Apr 19, 2018

State unemployment rate nudges upward, job growth continues

Slight increase to 4.8 percent in March

  • Apr 19, 2018

Kent’s Oberto Brands to be sold to Canadian company

Headquarters, production plant to stay in town

Noses on sale at Walgreens stores nationwide to help end child poverty

Walgreens presents its fourth annual Red Nose Day, helping to raise funds to end child poverty, one nose at a time. This year’s iconic Red… Continue reading

  • Apr 9, 2018

Early Easter and spring break vacation trigger urgent need for donors

The cumulative impact of an early Easter and widespread spring break vacations has triggered a special appeal to donors to help meet urgent patient needs… Continue reading

  • Apr 7, 2018

Kent’s Flow International to move operations, manufacturing to Kansas

Move coming in June, 110 employees to lose jobs

Chick-fil-A to open April 12 in Covington

Free food to be given to first 100 in line

  • Apr 4, 2018

Downtown leaders look to restore vintage Morrill Bank building

KDP pursuing ways to raise money and preserve a part of Kent’s past

  • Mar 30, 2018

Career Fair

Middle school students explores the possibilities in today’s work force

  • Mar 29, 2018

24 Hour Fitness coming to former Panther Lake Albertsons store

Company submits permit application to city of Kent