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Thousands to join Sikh celebration in Kent

Khalsa Day features prayer, music, demonstrations and a large parade

Sound Transit CEO Rogoff discusses where to put light rail maintenance facility

Agency ‘looking for the least bad choice’ in Kent, Federal Way

King County assessor applauds Legislature for expanding property tax reduction programs

Relief targets low-income seniors, people with disabilities, veterans

  • May 2, 2019

Homeless may be trending down after seven years in King County

A preliminary release from the 2019 point in time homelessness count shows the number of people experiencing homelessness in King County has dropped for the… Continue reading

Muckleshoot Indian Tribe to develop luxury hotel at Auburn casino

Opening in 2021, dynamic resort experience to meet guest demand, the tribe says

Two Kent apartment developers saving millions in property tax breaks

Dwell at Kent Station; Marquee on Meeker upscale multifamily complexes

U.S. Marine from Kent killed in small Georgia town | Update

Suspect arrested in fatal shooting of 20-year-old - a former Kentwood High student

Registration open for summit for young women of color

Y.E.L.L. Summit at Highline College targets South King County students

  • May 1, 2019

King County Flood District accepting applications for flood reduction grant program

The King County Flood Control District has more than $3.6 million in grant funding available in 2019 for projects that target flood-risk reduction along rivers,… Continue reading

  • May 1, 2019

City of Kent kicks off lunar rover replica, park fundraising efforts

ShoWare Center display to help encourage donations

City of Kent to keep getting state’s streamlined sales tax mitigation funds

Legislature approves payments of about $4.4 million per year

Sound Transit, King County Metro to continue integrated rail operations, maintenance through 2023

Metro employs more than 370 for light rail service

  • Apr 29, 2019

Kent Police aim to slow street racers with new technology

Agency hopes to be part of state’s pilot program that catches loud vehicles

Kentridge High vocalists win State Solo and Ensemble Competition

Event at Central Washington University

  • Apr 29, 2019

Puget Sound Fire call report

Type, number of incidents

  • Apr 29, 2019

What latest numbers show about firearm homicide in King County

Public Health - Seattle & King County report: Kent third-highest rate

  • Apr 26, 2019

State Patrol emphasis on ‘Move over law’ set for April 26-28

Drivers must slow down or change lanes

  • Apr 26, 2019
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Rotarians come together to clean Interurban Trail

The Rotary Club of Kent recently spent time on a Saturday cleaning the Interurban Trail, part of a district-wide project. Rotary District 5030, with its… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2019
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Architectural rendering of a modular congregate shelter. Modular housing is a type of dwelling where the components are manufactured in one location, then assembled at another location. Courtesy of kingcounty.gov.

Modular housing in King County moves ahead

Small, portable housing units are being explored by the county to address homelessness.

Architectural rendering of a modular congregate shelter. Modular housing is a type of dwelling where the components are manufactured in one location, then assembled at another location. Courtesy of kingcounty.gov.