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Sound Transit to rent warehouse space in Kent for light rail projects

Mainly a storage facility for parts, supplies for Northgate, Bellevue extensions

Overturned box truck blocks major Kent intersection Friday | Update

Minor injuries in two-vehicle crash near 116th Avenue SE and Kent Kangley Road

  • Aug 9, 2019

Inslee appoints McDonald to King County Superior Court

Prosecuting attorney part of team in Green River Killer case

  • Aug 9, 2019

Charting the votes: Update of Kent City Council races; Prop 1 levies

Update: Ballot count through Aug. 9

  • Aug 9, 2019

Pacific Raceways plays a part in new movie

Kent track, drivers personified in 20th Century Fox’s new film, ‘The Art of Racing in the Rain,’ due out Friday

  • Aug 8, 2019

Daughters of the American Revolution honors cadet

The Lakota Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution presented the National Defense Marine JROTC bronze medal to Cadet Meah Tanner at Kentwood High… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2019

U.S. Marshals offering $5,000 reward in search for man

Suspected of killing girlfriend and her young son; search is focused on Western U.S., Canada

  • Aug 8, 2019

BECU Foundation awards Scholarships to Kent-area students

In an effort to help students build long-term financial resiliency, the BECU Foundation awarded 80 student members either $2,500 or $3,500 scholarships each to use… Continue reading

  • Aug 8, 2019

City seeks feedback from Kent Valley workers

Online survey about how to improve life in the industrial area

  • Aug 8, 2019

Kent City Council to consider plastic bag ban

Vote scheduled for Aug. 20 meeting

King County’s Prop. 1 parks levy is passing

Initial results from the Aug. 6 primary King County Council races are also in.

Thomas, Larimer, Farah lead Kent City Council primary races

Incumbent Thomas in tight race with Bhullar

Kent, Covington voters approving Puget Sound Fire property tax hike

Nearly 56 percent in favor of levy

Teen with firearm shot during traffic stop

Kent Police: victim is expected to recover from injuries, has extensive criminal history

  • Aug 6, 2019

Harborview chief of trauma says a public health approach needed to address gun violence

Deaths from firearm violence higher than motor vehicle crashes in 2017

  • Aug 5, 2019

Puget Sound Fire call report

Type, number of incidents

  • Aug 5, 2019

FBI alleges Auburn man was the ringleader behind multi-million dollar theft ring

Authorities: shoplifters, drug addicts, drug users and Amazon delivery drivers part of operation

City of Kent seeks candidates for Municipal Court judge

Judge Phillips to retire

  • Aug 2, 2019

Kent’s red-light camera warning period ends soon

Nearly 1,000 warnings issued in first 19 days; $136 tickets start Aug. 13