News

Sikh Captain America to speak in Kent

Part of city’s Equity and Inclusion Speaker Series

  • Jan 2, 2020

Census Bureau hiring census takers

Temporary jobs available in South King County

  • Jan 2, 2020

Kent City Council approves land swaps for Green River levee work

Van Doren’s Landing Park to be relocated

Insulin pumps are worn by diabetics to monitor blood glucose levels and replace manual injections. (Wikimedia Commons)

WA lawmakers propose capping insulin costs at $100 a month

With the federal government in gridlock, states and finding ways to lower costs.

Insulin pumps are worn by diabetics to monitor blood glucose levels and replace manual injections. (Wikimedia Commons)

Two-story school coming to Panther Lake in Kent

City approves initial permit for Kent Phoenix, Kent Mountain View academies to replace old grade school

Puget Sound Fire call report

Type, number of incidents

  • Dec 31, 2019

Swedish nurse strike still possible following Dec. 30 negotiations

Not enough progress was made, nurses unions say.

City of Kent seeks feedback for Mill Creek Reestablishment project

Residents can comment to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

  • Dec 31, 2019

Help for student-parents

Green River College offering scholarships to help pay for child care, so moms and dads can pursue their education

Swedish Medical Center nurses could send notification of strike by year’s end

Union reps say negotiations have stalled since they began in April.

Finding a life with purpose

Having survived a troubled past, Pastor Boles works with his followers to make Kent a better, safer place

Ten weeks of Link light rail disruptions start in January

Travel to downtown Seattle will include Pioneer Square transfer

  • Dec 27, 2019

Kent Sunrise Rotary Club honors Mattson Middle School students, staff

Recognized for academics, leadership, community involvement

  • Dec 26, 2019

Who owns King County forestlands?

It’s a hodgepodge mix, but large investment companies own a substantial chunk.

New state car-seat laws begin Jan. 1

Booster seats required for children 4-9 or shorter

  • Dec 26, 2019

Keiser files bills to take on high prescription drug prices

Legislature to consider in 2020

  • Dec 26, 2019

Puget Sound Fire call report

Type, number of incidents

  • Dec 26, 2019