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

Dick’s Drive-In plans to break ground in April on Kent location

Could be open in October on West Hill

More jobs added to payrolls; state unemployment rate unchanged

National jobless rate remains at 4.1 percent

  • Mar 21, 2018

West Coast Self-Storage now has U-Haul equipment

Kent’s West Coast Self-Storage, at 1407 Central Ave., has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the community, U-Haul Company of Washington announced.… Continue reading

  • Mar 16, 2018

Kent attorney honored

The American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys has recognized the performance of Keith Hall, of Kent’s Newton & Hall, Attorneys at Law, PLLC, as Two… Continue reading

  • Mar 16, 2018

Communities In Schools of Kent, Duke’s team up for fundraiser Thursday

Communities In Schools of Kent (CISK) has joined Duke’s Chowder House for a fundraiser Thursday, Mach 15. Fifty percent of the increase in sales from… Continue reading

  • Mar 15, 2018

Totem Self Storage welcomes U-Haul products to its Kent lot

Kent’s Totem Self Storage has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the community, U-Haul Company of Washington recently announced. Totem Self Storage,… Continue reading

  • Mar 8, 2018

City of Kent to hire real estate broker to sell Naden property

Hotel could be part of new development

Puget Sound Energy fleet gets cleaner

New hybrid vehicles will reduce carbon emissions

  • Mar 8, 2018

Free job fair at Highline College; nearly 60 employers expected at March 14 event

Close to 60 local employers with full-time, part-time and temporary job opening will be represented at Highline College’s Spring Job Fair on Wednesday, March 14.… Continue reading

  • Mar 7, 2018

Nexus Youth and Families now offering mental health resources for youth in Maple Valley

For the Reporter A new city partnership is providing more extensive services to Maple Valley residents. Nexus Youth and Families, a nonprofit organization based out… Continue reading

  • Mar 5, 2018

Associated Behavioral Health Care offers new, non-invasive depression treatment at its Kent facility

For the Reporter Associated Behavioral Health Care, a treatment provider of chemical dependency and mental health services throughout the Puget Sound region, offers a new… Continue reading

  • Mar 5, 2018