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Number of shots fired calls trending down in Kent

From high of 90 in 2017 to 49 so far this year

The 2015 Wolverine Fire in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest near Lake Chelan. Photo courtesy of the Washington Department of Natural Resources.

The smoky summer that wasn’t

While Washington had a mild season, wildfires burned near the Arctic.

The 2015 Wolverine Fire in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest near Lake Chelan. Photo courtesy of the Washington Department of Natural Resources.

Motorcyclist killed on southbound SR 167 near Renton, Kent | Update

Driver in Oct. 11 crash identified as 59-year-old Grays Harbor County man

  • Oct 15, 2019

Puget Sound Fire call report

Type, number of incidents

  • Oct 15, 2019

Bhullar leads campaign fundraising in Kent City Council races

Contributions of $56,484 in his race to unseat incumbent Thomas

Dane Scarimbolo and Dominique Torgerson run Four Horsemen Brewery in Kent. They were almost shut down in late 2017 by King County, which after years of letting them operate a brewery and taproom, decided they were in violation of county code. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

Proposed winery ordinance irks King County farmers, neighbors and businesses

Concerns include more traffic, higher land prices, code enforcement and compliance.

Dane Scarimbolo and Dominique Torgerson run Four Horsemen Brewery in Kent. They were almost shut down in late 2017 by King County, which after years of letting them operate a brewery and taproom, decided they were in violation of county code. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

Former Kent soccer team owner sentenced to 12 years for sexual assaults

Dion Earl receives sentence in Arizona

Two Federal Way gang members charged with murder of teen dumped in Green River

Suspects allegedly beat Des Moines boy with a bat, chopped him with a machete

City of Kent to host open house about Willis Street roundabout

Project plans to be discussed Nov. 7 at City Hall

Entenman to host coffee, conversation Oct. 19 in downtown Kent

State representative to be at Cafe on Fourth

  • Oct 11, 2019

First weekend of light rail disruption is Oct. 11-13

Buses to replace Link for service between SODO and Capitol Hill

  • Oct 10, 2019

Kent Police Chief Padilla seeks funds for more officers

Makes case in front of Kent Chamber of Commerce

State Board of Health passes emergency ban on flavored vapor products

The Washington State Board of Health on Wednesday passed an emergency rule banning the sale of flavored vapor products or any products that will be… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2019

Puget Sound Fire call report

Type, number of incidents

  • Oct 10, 2019

Free vaccination clinic for K-12 students in Kent on Oct. 17

At Kent-Meridian High School

  • Oct 10, 2019

Swenson joins Highline College Board of Trustees

Gov. Jay Inslee recently appointed Sharmila Swenson to the Highline College Board of Trustees. She joins a board that has served a collective 33 years… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2019

Saving salmon, saving orcas: coalition, volunteers lead Duwamish Alive! & Orca Recovery Day on Oct. 19

Volunteers will participate in Duwamish Alive! & Orca Recovery Day on Saturday, Oct. 19 at various locations throughout the Green-Duwamish Watershed, including Auburn, Kent and… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2019

Authorities nab suspect in killing of teen found in Green River

Arrest follows officer-involved shooting in Federal Way | PHOTOS

Renton man wins $1.1 million on $6 bet at Muckleshoot Casino

A departure from the usual has lead to a life-changing win for a Renton man. Phani Jampala recently became a millionaire after a recent visit… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2019

Kent firefighters put out apartment complex garage fire

At Alderbrooke Apartments

  • Oct 9, 2019