Business

Kent welcomes MultiCare’s $17.5 million comprehensive family health clinic

New facility to replace the old one on State Avenue North

  • Jan 16, 2019

State added 11,400 jobs in December; unemployment rate stays at 4.3 percent

Washington’s economy added 11,400 jobs in December and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for December was 4.3 percent according to the Employment Security… Continue reading

  • Jan 16, 2019

Kent’s Torklift Central receives Family Business of the Year honors

Seattle Business magazine selects company

Madrona Natural Medicine has ribbon-cutting event on Thursday, Jan. 17

Madrona Natural Medicine, a clinic that brings primary care with a natural approach to the Renton-Kent area, invites the community for its ribbon cutting and… Continue reading

  • Jan 14, 2019

Franz Bakery Outlet in Kent to close

At West Hill location for more than three decades

Time tunnel

Highway extension, under-the-freeway project could have Poulsbo RV, a longtime Kent business, on the move

Sky’s the limit

Growing aerospace companies recruit, compete for workers at job fair

Washington ready to assist federal employees with unemployment benefits

Federal workers furloughed due to the partial government shutdown may apply for unemployment benefits to help them meet their financial obligations while they wait to… Continue reading

  • Jan 9, 2019

Donate blood in support of law enforcement officers

Bloodworks, Washington State COPS partnering to save lives in the community

  • Jan 4, 2019

Kent’s The BoxMaker joins Amazon Packaging Support and Supplier Network

Packaging partner ready to support Amazon’s vendors with packaging design, manufacturing

  • Jan 3, 2019

Kent realtor honored for special achievements during 2018

Kent realtor Kale Corey, of Keller Williams Realty, recently received the Young Professional Achievement Award at the Installation & Awards Banquet of Seattle King County… Continue reading

  • Dec 20, 2018

Blood donors needed as local supply dips to emergency levels

Bloodworks Northwest is urging people to give blood and platelets after patient needs spiked to unusually high levels in the Northwest, depleting the blood supply.… Continue reading

  • Dec 20, 2018

Why 2018 was a big year for small business

By Jeremy Field, regional administrator, SBA December is the time of year we reflect on the highs and lows of the past 12 months. When… Continue reading

  • Dec 19, 2018

Aerospace Job Fair coming up Jan. 7 at Kent’s ShoWare Center

Thousands of jobs across the state

  • Dec 19, 2018

Dick’s Drive-In grand opening in Kent set for Wednesday

Bands, DJ, politicians, burgers, shakes and fries

  • Dec 13, 2018

Dick’s Drive-In celebrates grand opening in Kent

On West Hill along Pacific Highway South | Photos

Bloodworks Northwest gets a boost from Boeing

$240,000 grant will help hospital partners save lives

  • Dec 12, 2018

King County Council recognizes Dick’s Drive-In for community service

Restaurant to open new location Dec. 12 in Kent

Children shop with a cop at Kent Target store

Officers help kids pick out gifts

  • Dec 10, 2018

Kent Police, children to holiday shop at Target

Program helps those who cannot afford gifts for their families

  • Dec 6, 2018