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Man fatally struck by driver in Kent Friday night

A man was struck and killed by a pickup truck near Lake Fenwick Road South and Reith Road (map below) in Kent Friday night,...

REMINDER: Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest is this SATURDAY!

The 10th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival returns to Des Moines Beach Park this Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019!This outdoor live concert fundraiser...

VIDEO: Kent Chamber CEO Zenovia Harris interviewed by KING5

Bright and early on Friday morning, Aug. 23, Kent Chamber of Commerce CEO Zenovia Harris was interviewed by Mimi & Jake from KING5."Zenovia Harris...

City staff collects back-to-school supplies for Kent-Meridian High School

Each year Kent city employees collect back-to-school supplies for high school students, and this year, employees donated more than $850 as well as 34...

Construction breaks ground on Lower Russell Levee Setback

On Thursday, Aug. 22, leaders from the King County Flood Control District, King County, and the City of Kent joined together to break ground...

Kent’s Mikron Industries Job Fair will be Thursday, Aug. 29

SAVE THE DATE: Kent’s own Mikron Industries Job Fair will be Thursday Aug. 29, 2019 from 3 – 7 p.m.Mikron Washington – a division...

Next ‘TeamUp2CleanUp Kent’ event will be Saturday, Sept. 21

The next 'TeamUp2CleanUp Kent' event will be held on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019!This event is where community members work to beautify our city as...

Kent City Council bans plastic bags at Tuesday meeting

On Tuesday night, Aug. 20, the Kent City Council unanimously passed a plastic bag ordinance, banning single-use plastic bags.The ordinance will go into effect...

City seeking applicants for Transportation Advisory Board

The City of Kent is seeking applicants for its new Transportation Advisory Board, which will "help the City update its Transportation Master Plan.""If...

‘Coffee & Constituents’ with local reps on Thursday, Aug. 29

Join Sen. Karen Keiser, Rep. Tina Orwall, and Rep. Mia Gregerson for 'Coffee & Constituents' on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019 from 10 – 11:30...

King County grants $1.4 million to Kent Senior Activity Center

King County Executive Dow Constantine on Tuesday (Aug. 20) announced investments of over $20.6 million to senior centers across the region, including $1.4 million...

Learn about Kherson Park renovation at upcoming public meetings

Kent Parks, Recreation & Community Services is inviting all to a series of public meetings regarding the renovation of Kherson Park in downtown Kent.The...

SAVE THE DATE: Kent Chamber’s 2019 Business Expo will be Oct....

The Kent Chamber of Commerce's 2019 Business Expo and 'Taste of Kent' event will be held at the ShoWare Center on Tuesday, Oct. 15,...

Summer Meals Supervisor Lynne Mayer recognized

From the Kent School District:While students look forward to summer as a time for swimming, playing, and enjoying the sunshine, it can also increase...

Have ‘Coffee with the Chief’ on Thursday, Sept. 5

Have questions you'd like to ask the Kent Police?Or do you just like sipping free coffee with cops?Join Police Chief Rafael “Raf” Padilla on...

New in Theaters—Where’d You Go, Bernadette

Past the Popcorn provides South King Media with exclusive reviews of Theatrical and Home Video entertainment. We aim to dig just a little deeper...

Experience Historical Kent continues this weekend

Experience Historical Kent is a free celebration featuring special exhibits, walking and self-guided tours of the City's oldest homes, churches, businesses and cemeteries.Here is...