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Free Breakfast & Lunch for Kent Kids and Teens – Summer...

KSD to provide free meals starting June 29 through August 25 The Kent School District will provide free summer breakfasts and lunches at select locations...

June 2017 – Things To Do in Kent, Washington

Kent events and activities for June 2017 It is hard to believe that summer is almost here, and with the beautiful weather, come lots of...

Kent Traffic Alerts & Construction Projects

Traffic advisories and construction in and around Kent, Washington It is construction season, so there are projects going on all around us. I will update...

WSP Seeks Info about Shots Fired at Vehicle in Kent

Incident occurred on June 13 on eastbound State Road 516 The Washington State Patrol (WSP) is investigating a shots fired incident in which a vehicle...

Kent East Hill Farmer’s Market Launches; Next Event: June 30

The first event on May 13 was a big success! After much preparation and planning by countless volunteers and community members, Living Well Kent, a...

City to Host 19th Annual Fourth of July Splash

Celebrate July 4 at Lake Meridian in Kent, Washington Celebrate America’s independence at Kent’s 19th annual Fourth of July Splash at Lake Meridian Park, 14800...

Kitchen Fire Displaces Kent Family of Five

American Red Cross is assisting the family. A family of five has been displaced following a kitchen fire in the 13000 block of SE 279th...

Things To Do This Weekend in Kent: June 22-25, 2017

Farmer's market, karaoke, Amateur Radio Day and more! There are always fun activities and events going on in and around Kent, Washington, but summer is...

Statewide Travel Delays Expected This Weekend, June 23-26, 2017

Roadwork, Pridefest, Hoopfest, Paradiso and more to affect traffic If your weekend plans include traveling on Interstate 90 between Seattle and Spokane, or using any...

Kent Cornucopia Days Returns to Kent, July 14-16, 2017

Street fair, sporting events, parade and more South King County's largest festival, Kent Cornucopia Days, returns to Kent, Washington July 14 to July 16, 2017....

Sound Bites: Kent News, June 18, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington Let me start by saying Happy Father's Day to all the fathers, grandfathers, uncles, brothers and other father...

Editorial: Save Music in the Kent School District

  Will the Kent School District become known as the district without music? By Sheri Sutliff, Kent-Meridian High School Parent Budget crises, spending freezes, numbers games. These...

Washington State Patrol to Target Left Lane Violators, June 20-22, 2017

Increased patrols this week with focus on left lane violators. The Washington State Patrol (WSP) has received numerous requests to address left lane “campers” in...

Kent Downtown Partnership Receives 2017 National Main Street Accreditation

Kent Downtown Partnership has been designated as an accredited Main Street America™ program for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street...

Kent Neighborhood Improvement Matching Grants Now Available

Apply by September 1, 2017 As part of its efforts to foster strong and healthy neighborhoods, the city of Kent’s application period for Neighborhood Matching...

Cultural Communities Board to Host Mayoral Candidate Forum, June 27

The Kent community is invited to learn more about the four candidates vying to be Kent’s next mayor. To help voters get a sense...

Puget Sound RFA to Host Amateur Radio Field Day, June 24

Displays and hands-on activities to be featured Each year during the fourth weekend in June, members of the Amateur Radio Relay League or “ham” radio...

Washington State Police Looking for Witnesses to Hit-and-Run in Seattle

After the collision, the semi involved drove off. The Washington State Police are asking for the public's help to identify and locate a semi-trailer involved...

Ladies’ Night Out at Kent Station, June 22, 2017

Enjoy an evening of wine, light bites, women's fashion & more Kent Station is hosting its annual Ladies' Night Out next week, Thurs., June 22...