KentHOPE’s fundraising gala is Nov. 3

KentHOPE’s Faces of Hope – a dinner and evening of entertainment to benefit homeless women and children – is 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3 at… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2018


Kent parking violators beware

City plans to add second enforcement officer in 2019


Kent Police to discuss homelessness at Oct. 18 meeting

Community gathering at Neely O’Brien Elementary


Paul Allen, shown in 2015. Courtesy of the Herald

Paul Allen dead at 65

Microsoft co-founder, developer, and philanthropist struggled with cancer for decades

Paul Allen, shown in 2015. Courtesy of the Herald

Kent ranks ninth in nation for most car thefts

Nearly 5 cars stolen for every 1,000 residents

Puget Sound Fire warns about misleading solicitation calls

Phone solicitors seek money to support fire departments

  • Oct 12, 2018

Kent man hits girlfriend in head with unopened beer can

Throws it at her during dispute on West Hill

‘Operation Triple Beam Jet City’ results in arrest of 149 gang members in three counties

Kent Police among participating agencies in U.S. Marshals-led task force

Kent driver crashed pickup twice same night as quadruple fatality

All five in truck were drinking after running into Kent hillside

State Supreme Court strikes down death penalty

All nine justices found the use of capital punishment in Washington state unconstitutional and racially biased.

Kent woman dies after being struck by vehicle

Late Saturday night on East Hill

Kent YMCA gets $500,000 grant from Boeing employees

Facility expected to open in September 2019

Sound Transit plans open house Oct. 18 for new Kent parking garage

Agency wants feedback about second garage for train commuters

King County seeks applicants to fill six openings on WaterWorks Grant Ranking Committee

The King County WaterWorks Grant Ranking Committee – a 13-member, volunteer advisory group appointed by the King County Executive and confirmed by King County Council… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2018

Incarcerated and infirmed: How Northwest Detention Center is failing sick inmates

Inadequate medical care plagues immigrants at facility, but ICE claims otherwise

Mayor earns Advanced Certificate of Municipal Leadership

Ralph completes training program with Association of Washington Cities

  • Oct 9, 2018

Kent man could face four charges of vehicular homicide

Trooper could ‘detect a strong odor of intoxicants’ coming from Tenorio