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New Kent YMCA vandalized with swastika, graffiti

On Friday, May 17, the under-construction new Kent YMCA was vandalized by four juveniles who were quickly apprehended by Kent Police.The suspects allegedly spray...

Here’s who’s running for Kent City Council

The deadline to file for running for office in the August 6, 2019 primary election has passed, and here is the most recent list...

New in Theaters… John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum

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

Fire strikes mobile home in Kent early Thursday

A mobile home caught fire in the 12000 block of SE 226th Street in Kent (map below). early Thursday, May 16.No one was home...

Police seeking public’s help finding sexual assault suspect

The King County Sheriff's Office are seeking the public's help finding a suspect wanted in relation with a sexual assault of a 15-year old...

Say ‘Happy Birthday’ & change a life for a local Foster...

For many girls aging out of foster care, turning 18 has not been a time to celebrate, but rather a time of anxiety, uncertainty,...

Keiser legislation to create additional airport capacity signed by Gov. Inslee

Legislation (Senate Bill 5370) establishing an airport commission tasked with identifying up to six possible sites for future commercial aviation was signed by Governor...

Part of Frager Road will be closed due to Downey Farmstead...

A portion of Frager Road will be closed during the next phase of the Downey Farmstead Restoration project, the City of Kent recently announced.Here's...

Governor signs Das bill to help organizations provide affordable housing

A bill signed on Monday (May 13) by Gov. Jay Inslee will help limit the costs of affordable housing by exempting self-help housing organizations,...

Registration now open for 2019 Kent Police Department Teen Academy

Registration is now open for the 2019 Kent Police Department Teen Academy, which will run Aug. 13 – 15.This is a great opportunity for...

Bathroom fire hits home on Kent’s east hill early Monday

A fire hit a bathroom in a home on Kent's east hill early Monday morning, May 13.The home is located in the 24800 block...

VIDEO: Sneak peek at what you can expect at Friday’s Wine...

The Kent Downtown Partnership's annual Wine Walk will be this coming Friday, May 17, from 5:30 – 9 p.m. at ten businesses downtown.The registration/wine...

New in Theaters: The Hustle

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

Upthegrove successfully removes Dick’s Drive-in site from consideration

An amendment proposed by Sound Transit Board Member Dave Upthegrove was adopted by the Sound Transit System Expansion Committee on Thursday, May 9, 2019,...

Bezos: Blue Origin will return to the Moon, ‘this time to...

On Thursday, May 9, 2019, Blue Origin Founder Jeff Bezos unveiled the Kent-based company's new lunar lander – the 'Blue Moon' – which can...

Fire hits apartment in Kent Wednesday night

A fire hit an apartment in the 24600 block of Russell Road in Kent Wednesday night, May 8.Puget Sound Fire says the blaze was...

Kent Evening Toastmasters holding Open House on Wed., May 22

The Kent Evening Toastmasters will be holding an Open House on Wednesday, May 22, 2019, starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Centennial Center:We look forward...