City of Kent to improve Upper Mill Creek Dam to reduce flooding

Project also to help restore salmon populations


Kent democratic socialist to face off against Congressman Smith in 9th District race

After coming up short in early results, Sarah Smith moved into second place


Police, hospital records hold clues for risk of future firearm injury

UW Medicine | newsroom report

  • Aug 16, 2018


City of Kent places rush order on 22 new police SUVs to save money

A $66,000 savings on $1.3 million tab

Mayor chooses Frans as new Kent Municipal Court judge

City Council set to confirm appointment Sept. 18

City of Kent seeks applicants for parks, bicycle boards

Application deadline is Aug. 24

  • Aug 15, 2018

Kent teachers vote to authorize strike before start of school if agreement cannot be reached

Union, district agree to mediation as negotiations continue over a better pay scale

Stabbing injures three in domestic dispute | Update

Man attacks brothers, sister

  • Aug 14, 2018

Kent Police fire Taser to halt man tussling with officer in street

Man walks in front of cars; later fights with jail staff

Lanes to close for Kent’s East Valley Highway project

Between South 196th and 180th streets Aug. 15 to Nov. 30

Wildfire smoke spreads into Kent, Puget Sound region

Coming from Canada, Central and Eastern Washington

Kent Association of Paraeducators sets rally for Wednesday, Aug. 22

The Kent Association of Paraeducators is holding a rally Wednesday, Aug. 22, outside the Kent School District Office, 12033 SE 256th St. The rally runs… Continue reading

Police to increase DUI patrols Aug. 17 to Sept. 3

In Kent and across the state

Top level of Kent Station parking garage closed for repairs

Project to take about three weeks

Levy generates $118,000 worth of improvements to Auburn Senior Activity Center

King County distributes funds to 38 organizations

Kent man, 62, arrested for vehicular assault in I-5 crash

Early Sunday morning in Seattle

Puget Sound Fire call report

Type, number of incidents

  • Aug 13, 2018

Kent man, 22, dies in Chelan County car crash

Early Sunday morning on Blewett Pass