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Tonight’s 'Letters Aloud Love Me or Leave Me' show is ON, and organizers are offering a 2-for-1 FLASH SALE: Shake off the snow and cabin fever and join us for real letters, by real people, read by great actors. It’s poignant,...
Kent Mayor Dana Ralph released the following statement as part of her Weekly Newsletter on Friday, Feb. 15, 2019: We weathered the storm - together! This has been quite a week with multiple snow storms, ice, rain, slush – you name...
Make a Difference You can make a difference in our community by using the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training offered by Puget Sound Fire to save lives and protect property.On a normal day, emergency services personnel are the best...
Due to continued safety concerns brought on by recent winter storms, all Kent School District Schools will be closed this Friday, Feb. 15, the district announced.The Central Administration Office will be open.All district sponsored activities are cancelled, and there...
The 15th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival is fast approaching – coming Friday, Mar. 1 and Saturday, Mar. 2 at Des Moines Beach Park Auditorium!Join the Rotary Club of Des Moines/Normandy Park along with Destination Des Moines to...
Something Amazing Is Happening! By attending the 24th Annual Auction of Kent MOPS-MOMSnext Ministry on Friday, March 15, you're investing in your community.Please join us on Friday, March 15, for the 24th Annual Auction & Gala supporting Faith Church's biggest...
The City of Kent released the following update on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, announcing that all roadways impacted by snow and ice events are now open: DriveKent.com Traffic Advisory Road Closure Updates When: February 8 - 14, 2019 Duration: 2/8/19 2:54 p.m. to 2/14/19...
All Kent Schools will be closed again on Thursday, Feb. 14, due to continued slush & ice on our roadways, power outages & maintenance needs caused by our recent winter storms.The Central Admin Office will be open.All activities...
At an all-hands meeting at REI headquarters in Kent on Tuesday morning, Feb. 12, REI’s board chair Steve Hooper announced that President and CEO Jerry Stritzke will be leaving the co-op March 15 due to an “investigation into the...
Due to predicted freezing temperatures, Kent's Severe Weather Shelter will be open again tonight – Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019.Here's more from the city: COMMUNITY ALERT: The City of Kent Severe Weather Shelter at Kent Lutheran Church (336 Second Ave. S.)...
The City of Kent announced the following Road Closure Updates as of 10:20 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 13:WHEN: Feb. 8 - 13, 2019DURATION: 2:54 p.m. to TBDROADS CLOSED:SE 192nd St between 120th Ave SE and 116th Ave SE...
Here are Road Closure Updates as of 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 12: WHEN: February 8 - 12, 2019 DURATION: 2:54 p.m. to TBD Roadways Now Open:SE 240th St between 144th Ave SE and 148th Ave SE - NEW, Now Open ...
All Kent Schools, along with the central admin office, will be CLOSED on Wednesday, Feb. 13 due to continued icy conditions, power outages and maintenance needs caused by winter storms.All activities are cancelled.The regular Board Meeting scheduled for Feb....
The National Weather Service issued a Flood Advisory on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, warning of urban and small stream floods due to snowmelt."Excessive runoff from rain and melting snow will cause some flooding of small creeks, streams, urban areas, streets...
An update on weather and road conditions from the City of Kent for Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019: Rain, slush and possible flooded roadways Although still frigid, precipitation across Kent is now coming down as rain and turning snow into slush in...
Past the Popcorn provides South King Media with exclusive reviews of Theatrical and Home Video entertainment. We aim to dig just a little deeper than the surface of what we watch.So… I’m not a fan of Saving Private Ryan. One...
The City of Kent released the following Weather and Road Update at 4:50 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 11, 2019: In the last few hours, we have seen precipitation in Kent change from snow to rain to a snow mix across...
All Kent Schools, along with the central admin office, will be closed on Tuesday, Feb. 12 due to inclement weather, the district announced Monday afternoon, Feb. 11: All Elementary Conferences will be rescheduled for a later date. As another winter...
The City of Kent released the following Severe Weather Update for Monday, Feb. 11 2019: Current focus, what's next and how you can help The City of Kent is committed to providing quality service to Kent residents during snow and ice...
UPDATE Feb. 11, 2019: The City of Kent Severe Weather Shelter is extending activation through the night of Wednesday, Feb. 13. Extended Through Wednesday, February 13, 20199 p.m. to 7 a.m.Kent Lutheran Church, 336 Second Avenue South, Kent, WA...
The National Weather Service says we should receive 1-3 more inches of snow before it warms up and most likely turns to rain later Monday afternoon, Feb. 11: "Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches expected. Precipitation...
Due to inclement weather, the Kent School District will be CLOSED on Monday, Feb. 11.The central admin office will also be closed, and all activities, events & elementary conferences are cancelled.The US National Weather Service has issued...
UPDATE: The City of Kent released the following Winter Weather Update on Sunday afternoon, Feb. 10, 2019: Two more snow storms are expected to hit our area. The first will arrive around 3 p.m. today and continue until midnight. One...
Kent Police are warning drivers that if they disobey the obvious, large 'Street Closed' signs on the S. 227th Street corridor they could be ticketed.Police say these tickets come with a $136.00 fee."Traffic Officers are out to educate (w/...
The National Weather Service issued a 'Winter Weather Watch' and 'Winter Storm Watch' early Sunday morning, Feb. 10, warning of more snow – perhaps 5-10 inches on Monday – as well as other inclement weather coming."Snow expected late this...
The City of Kent released an updated Snow & Ice Response on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019:The City of Kent is committed to providing quality service to Kent residents during snow and ice events. The safety of the public is...
UPDATE Feb. 10, 2019: The City of Kent Severe Weather Shelter is extending activation through Monday morning, Feb. 11. Wednesday, February 6 – Sunday, February 10, 20199 p.m. to 7 a.m.Kent Lutheran Church, 336 Second Avenue South, Kent, WA...
Some storm tips from the King County Fire Chiefs Association: A second snow storm has arrived in King County, and freezing overnight temperatures are forecast to stick around through next week. The King County Fire Chiefs Association wants to remind...
Here's a snow-related update from the City of Kent as of Friday, Feb. 8, 2019:The City of Kent is committed to providing quality service to Kent residents during snow and ice events, like the one expected to hit this...
Past the Popcorn provides South King Media with exclusive reviews of Theatrical and Home Video entertainment. We aim to dig just a little deeper than the surface of what we watch.Gender-swapped remakes have been something of a trend in...
The Kent School District is taking preemptive measures in regards to the impending SnowViadoom Storm, and announced that it will be doing early dismissal on Friday, Feb. 8.All students will be dismissed three hours early on Friday.Here's the district's...
The National Weather Service has issued a 'Winter Storm Watch' for the region, warning that a snowstorm will likely start Friday afternoon, Feb. 8, dumping between 3 – 8 inches through Saturday night.Get your snow gear ready folks and...
WEATHER ALERT: The City of Kent's Severe Weather Shelter will now be open through the night of this Sunday, Feb. 10.As we previously reported, a major snow event is expected to start this Friday, Feb. 8.The shelter is located...
The National Weather Service is warning of a second round of snow, starting this Friday, Feb. 8.While it may be a bit early to predict with certainty, UW Meteorologist Cliff Mass said this: "There is going to be a major snow...
COMMUNITY ALERT: The City of Kent Severe Weather Shelter is extending activation through the night of Wednesday, Feb. 6, the city announced Tuesday, Feb. 5.Here are the details:Tuesday, Feb. 5 – Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019:9 p.m. to 7...

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