Toni Troutner Announces Campaign for Kent City Council

Community volunteer Toni Troutner officially kicked off her campaign for the Kent City Council on June 8, 2017. Toni has an extensive background of...

Fireworks Are Illegal Inside Kent City Limits

Violators could be fined $250 and have fireworks confiscated. Today the City of Kent sent out a reminder that the use of fireworks inside the...

Burien News: Deputy Fatally Shoots Man Claiming to be “The Creator”

Man attempted an attack on a homeowner and deputies A homeowner fired a warning shot at a man running at him with a sharp object...

Things To Do This Weekend in Kent: June 16-18, 2017

Live music, graduation ceremonies, farmer's markets & more As the weather heats up, so do the summertime activities in and around Kent, Washington. Here are...

Firefighters Respond to Fatal Fire in Auburn

A deceased adult male was found at the scene The body of a deceased adult male was found this morning while firefighters from Fire District...

Register Your Neighborhood for National Night Out

34th Annual National Night Out is August 1, 2017 Save The Date of August 1, 2017 for National Night Out! Kent Police Chief Ken Thomas invites...

Kent Students to Participate in First Worldwide Cyber Defense Event

South King County College Students Create Computer Network Simulation Students from around the world will meet June 20–22, 2017, in the International Collegiate Cyber Defense...

Sound Bites: Kent News, June 12, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington, June 12, 2017 Happy Monday, everyone! I hope you had a great weekend. We've got another busy week...

Kent Summer Art Exhibit & 2017 Purchase Award Winners Selected

56 artworks from 30 artists selected from more than 800 pieces Every summer, the Kent Arts Commission displays photographs, paintings, works on paper, prints, and...

Mariners to Honor WHL Champion Seattle Thunderbirds at June 10 Game

Congrats to our WHL championship team! This Saturday, June 10, Seattle Thunderbirds head coach Steve Konowalchuk will throw out the ceremonial first pitch at the...

Things To Do This Weekend in Kent: June 9-11, 2017

KDP auction, horse racing, 5K, Islamic open house & more Plan your weekend with our summer "things to do this weekend" posts. Here's what's going...

King Co. Metro & Sound Transit to Offer Reduced ORCA Youth...

Fare applicable to youth who use an ORCA Youth card this summer. Today King County and Sound Transit announced special fares this summer for all...

Beware Jury Duty Scam in King County

Do not give the scammers money or payment info. Have you recently been called by someone claiming to be a King County Sheriff’s deputy telling...

Fire Breaks Out in Lake Meridian Area Home

Three people and two cats escaped Kent home safely. No one was injured this morning after a fire broke out at a residence in the...

Woman Shot and Killed Near White Center This Morning

A physical fight between two women turned deadly. A physical fight between two women turned deadly this morning when one of the women produced a...

PICC: Caring for the Smallest Victims of Drug Abuse

Newborn nursery in Kent cares for drug-addicted babies The Pediatric Interim Care Center- the Newborn Nursery (PICC) in downtown Kent is a solid, stately looking...

Kent Trail Walks: June – Sept. 2017

Free self-guided and leader-guided walks in Kent Through the Kent 50 + and Kent4Health programs, the city is hosting Trail Walks this summer with self-guided...