Kent Police initiate pilot program for body worn cameras

The Kent Police Department announced this week that after months of extensive work to develop a Body Worn Camera program, they are ready to...

Ribbon cut Thursday for new student housing at Highline College

On Thursday, Dec. 13, Highline College held a ribbon cutting at 'Campus View,' a new building that will become home to hundreds of students...

WEATHER: ‘High Wind Watch’ issued for Friday

The National Weather Service has issued a 'High Wind Watch' for the Puget Sound region – including the Kent area – for all day...

Greater Kent Historical Society’s Christmas Open House is Saturday

The Greater Kent Historical Society's Christmas Open House will be held this Saturday, Dec. 15, from 12:30 – 3:30 p.m.The event will be held...

Kent City Council approves $500,600 in lodging tax grant awards

The Kent City Council this week approved $500,600 in business or leisure tourism promotion grant awards for 2019, as recommended by the city’s Lodging...

Next ‘Coffee with the Chief’ will be Thursday, Dec. 20

The next 'Coffee with the Chief' will be Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018, from 8 – 9 a.m. at the Starbucks located at 13121 Kent-Kangley...

VIDEO: Hundreds attend festive grand opening of new Dick’s Drive-In

On Wednesday morning, Dec. 12, the air was cold, but the rain had stopped and high school bands and fife corps warmed up hundreds...

REMINDER: New Kent Dick’s Drive-In opens Wednesday

REMINDER: The Grand Opening for the new Dick's Drive-In in Kent will be this Wednesday, Dec. 12, from 10 – 11 a.m."Join us for...

New-Release Tuesday: The Snow Walker

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

PHOTOS: Scenes from Saturday’s ‘Shop with a Cop’ events

On Saturday, the Kent Police Department, Mayor Dana Ralph and Target helped make Christmas a bit merrier for 45 Kent kids and their families...

SeaTac Councilmember Amina Ahmed killed in crash Saturday

From our sister site The SeaTac Blog:The City of SeaTac is mourning the loss of newly appointed City Councilmember Amina Ahmed, who passed away...

Man shot, killed early Saturday; ‘dangerous’ suspect still at large

Early Saturday morning (Dec. 8) at around 1:30 a.m., Kent patrol units responded to a report of a man being shot in the area...

UPDATE: Officer-involved shooting on Kent-Kangley Road Thursday

Kent Police is reporting of an officer-involved shooting in the 14900-15200 blocks of Kent-Kangley Road Thursday afternoon, Dec. 6.Police say that just before 3...

REMINDER: Christmas Rush Fun Run And Walk is this Saturday!

REMINDER: Kent Parks' annual 'Christmas Rush Fun Run And Walk' is this Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018 at Hogan Park at Russell Road.Race Day Information:...

Kent Police will shop for kids from Kent Youth & Family...

A special celebration will take place this Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, starting at 7 a.m., when the Kent Police Department and Target will host...

MultiCare Kent Clinic Community Open House will be Jan. 12

MultiCare Kent Clinic's Community Open House and Ribbon Cutting for its new facility will be held on Saturday, Jan. 12, from 11 a.m. –...

REMINDER: Kent Clean Streets Walkabout is Saturday!

Volunteers are needed to join like-minded caring citizens at a 'Clean Streets Walkabout' for two hours of picking up litter together in downtown Kent...

Investigation into rape allegation against Joe Fain suspended

On Tuesday, Dec. 4, Washington Senate Democrats announced that they have suspended an investigation into rape allegations against state Sen. Joe Fain.Fain – who...

New-Release Tuesday: Michael Clayton

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

Kent Police investigating series of early morning armed robberies

At approximately 1:45 a.m. Monday morning (Dec. 3), Kent Police patrol units responded to the 7-Eleven convenience store located at 511 Central Ave S....