Kent Creates Seeks Entries for Holiday Traditions Exhibit

Call for entries is open now The Kent Arts Commission wants entries for an online exhibit for Kent Creates, a web platform for sharing art,...

Kent Community Foundation Announces Kent Has Talent Winners

2nd Annual Kent Has Talent Draws Great Talent to the Stage This Saturday, more than 100 community members, leaders and performers attended the 2nd Annual...

Sound Bites: Kent News, Oct. 9, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington Good morning, everyone and Happy Monday! I hope you enjoyed the beautiful fall weekend. We're expecting cold, rainy...

Maple Valley House Fire

A house fire in the 21200 block of SE 275 Ct. displaced a family of three on Tuesday. The fire, first reported as black...

Barn Fire in Ravensdale

Ravensdale, Wash. – Units of Maple Valley Fire responded to what was initially called a garage fire at 1:10 this afternoon. When firefighters arrived in...

Real Deputies Wear Pink

Last year during the month of October more than 82 law enforcement agencies around the United States participated in a national campaign to raise...

United Way of King County is Hiring for AmeriCorps

Three positions are currently available. United Way of King County is currently hiring for several AmeriCorps teams!  We are seeking folks who are passionate about...

Kent Arts Commission Offers Funding for 2018 Community Art Projects

Application deadline is Oct. 20, 2017. The City of Kent Arts Commission is offering funding opportunities for local community arts through its Community Arts Support...

Kent Police Investigate Fatal Shooting – UPDATE

UPDATED INFORMATION Kent Police are continuing to investigate the shooting from October 1, with now two confirmed deceased and one critically injured. This incident occurred the...

Kent Police Focus on Illegal Street Racing

Targeted emphasis achieves safety, citations, vehicle impounds, and arrests On Saturday, October 1st , the Kent Police Department worked with the Auburn Police Department and conducted...

Sound Bites: Kent News, Oct. 2, 2017

Local Kent, Washington News and Events Last week we held our second candidate debate - this time with the Kent City Council candidates. Each of...

Kent Police to Host Community Meeting, Oct. 11, 2017

Next community meeting is at Panther Lake Elementary. The Kent Police Department invites the Kent community to join them for a community meeting at Panther...

Watch iLoveKent Debates Now

2017 Kent mayoral and city council candidate debates Thanks to all who participated in, attended or helped with the iLoveKent candidate debates. We held the...

Volunteers Needed for Team Up 2 CleanUp Kent, Sat., Oct. 14,...

The city is partnering with local organizations to clean up Kent. On Saturday, October 14, the City of Kent, Kent Downtown Partnership, Kent Station, Republic...

Kent Police Investigating Shooting

One male fatally injured and two males also shot Around 3:20 AM October 1st, Officers were dispatched to the report of gunshots occurring somewhere east of the...

Mayor Cooke Presents Balanced Budget Adjustment to Kent City Council

Proposal maintains city services, closes structural budget gap The following is the complete text of Mayor Suzette Cooke’s mid-budget adjustment proposal for 2018. Cooke presented...

DAWN – Bringing Domestic Abuse Out of the Darkness

Sheltering and empowering victims of domestic abuse Imagine your partner is violent and abusive. You finally get the nerve to grab your child and leave,...