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December 2017: Things To Do in Kent, Washington

There are tons of things to do this December in Kent! From concerts, bazaars, and lighting festivals, to fun runs and movie nights! Read...

‘Tis the Season for Storms: Be Prepared

Use these South King County resources to help you prepare for the storm season.

Shop With a Cop

On Saturday December 9th 2017, 90+ members of the King County Sheriffs office as well as members of multiple Local, State, and Federal law...

Holiday and Seasonal Safety Tips

As we continue through fall and into winter, the Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority asks all residents to please consider the following fire and...

City Bans Smoking on All Park Properties and Park Facilities

New signs installed, receptacles removed The Kent City Council passed a resolution that makes smoking, vaping or any use of tobacco products on park property...

Man Arrested in Death of 2- Year- Old Boy

A Renton man was arrested on Wednesday for the death of a 2 year old boy in SeaTac on Sunday. On Sunday, December 3rd just...

Community Invited to Recognize Mayor Suzette Cooke for 12 Years of...

The Kent community is invited to recognize Kent Mayor Suzette Cooke in a special ceremony immediately preceding the December 12 Kent City Council meeting....

Non-Profit of the Month: Gateway Medical Alliance

Twenty years ago, a shipping container full of donated medical supplies was headed to Morocco thanks to Michael Spiger, MD. Dr. Spiger grew up in...

Kent Police Make Two Arrests in Sunday’s Fatal Shooting

On November 21, 2017 at approximately 1:30 am, Kent patrol units responded to a report of gunshots being heard in the area of the...

Sound Bites: Kent News, Nov. 27, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington Our 10-year anniversary party is less than two weeks away - Friday, December 8 - and we have...

One Man Dead After Shooting on Kent’s East Hill

Kent Police are investigating. Early Sunday morning, around 1:30 a.m., Kent Police responded to a report of gunshots heard near the 13100 block of southeast...

Winterfest Is Coming to Downtown Kent December 2, 2017

2017 Kent Winterfest celebration, hosted by Kent Lions Club The 2017 Kent Winterfest Celebration is scheduled for Saturday, December 2, 2017, hosted by the Kent...

Abandoned House Fire on Kent West Hill

After hearing explosions and seeing flames in the woods next to their homes Kent residents called 911. Puget Sound and South King Fire units received...

UPDATED: Kent Election: General Election Results for Kent Races

Dana Ralph has declared victory as mayor-elect. UPDATED as of 3:34 PM on 11/22/17. As of 11/22/17, per King County Elections, the results of the General...

Kent Police Make Two Arrests in the Fatal Shooting of David...

On November 2, 2017 at approximately 8:03 am, Kent patrol units responded to Golden Kent Motel where witnesses reported to 911 that a man...

Sound Bites: Kent News, Nov. 20, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington This is a short week, so we are publishing an abbreviated version of Sound Bites this week. Have...

Community Invited to Recognize Outgoing Councilmembers Jim Berrios and Dennis Higgins...

The community is invited to recognize outgoing Kent City Council members Jim Berrios and Dennis Higgins at an informal ceremony next Tuesday, November 21...

House Fire in Kent

A fire in a bedroom quickly spread in a home located in the 700 block of 2nd Avenue North in Kent at 12:35 yesterday...