October 2017 – Things To Do in Kent, Washington

Live music, hockey, soccer, craft fairs, candidate forums and more Fall is here and that means lots of fall fun in and around Kent, including...

Torklift Central to Host 7th Annual Kent Turkey Challenge, Oct. 12-Nov....

Kent businesses and organizations team up to donate to Kent Food Bank It’s that time again - businesses and organizations can sign up to compete...

Talented Performers to Take the Stage at 2nd Annual ‘Kent Has...

Tickets are on sale now, proceeds benefit Kent Community Foundation Join the Kent Community Foundation on Saturday, October 7, 2017 for their second annual Kent...

Expect Weekend Traffic Delays, Sept. 29 – Oct. 2, 2017

#ReviveI5 project to cause additional delays Weekend travelers, including approximately 65,000 Seattle Seahawks fans, need to plan ahead for traffic delays on northbound Interstate 5...

Sound Bites: Kent News, Sept. 25, 2017

Good morning, Kent friends. Due to the debates and travel last week, I am running a bit behind schedule. Thanks for your patience. If...

Photo Gallery: KDP HAWKtoberfest 2017

Yesterday was a beautiful day to enjoy downtown Kent, and Kent Downtown Partnership was ready to greet visitors at their annual HAWKtoberfest car show,...

Editorial: AFSCME Local 2617 Endorses Dana Ralph for Mayor

AFSCME Local 2617, representing 130 City of Kent employees, has endorsed Dana Ralph for the Mayor of Kent. AFSCME Local 2617 is one of...

Councilmember Dana Ralph Proposes Body Cameras for Kent Police

On Wednesday, September 20, 2017, Kent City Councilmember Dana Ralph has begun rolling out a proposal that would call for the Kent Police Department to...

Roads Buzzing with Work This Weekend

Roadwork is back in a big way this weekend, Sept. 22-25. In Kent, travelers should prepare for traffic delays on northbound Interstate 5 between...

New Artwork at the Centennial Center Gallery

The City of Kent Arts Commission’s Centennial Center Gallery, located at 400 W. Gowe St., is hosting the work of artists Lisa Myers Bulmash and...

Detectives Seek Good Samaritan

  King County Sheriff’s detectives are seeking a woman who helped a motorcyclist after he was hit by a car last week. Last Thursday, September 14th around 5pm,...

Sound Bites: Kent News, Sept. 18, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington I am out of town for a few days, visiting my parents in Indiana, but we are still...

Editorial: Kent Police Officers Association Endorses Dana Ralph

Guest Editorial from Kent Police Officers Association The Kent Police Officers Association is proud to endorse Council Member Dana Ralph in her id to become...

Four Alarm Fire in SeaTac

There was a four-alarm fire yesterday evening in SeaTac at an apartment complex in the 3600 block of S. 180 Street last evening. Luckily...

SeaTac Homeowner Shoots and Kills Burglary Suspect

A second suspect remains at large. This morning a man was shot and killed by a SeaTac homeowner, as the man and another suspect attempted...

‘Kent Has Talent’ Auditions Set for Sept. 23, 2017

Calling all singers, dancers, artists, poets and musicians! UPDATE--The deadline to submit your application for auditions has been extended til Sunday, September 17, 2017. Are you...

Kent Police Identify Suspect in a Fatal Hit-and-Run

A pedestrian was fatally injured early Saturday in the 20800 block of 132nd Ave. SE. The Kent Police Department is investigating the circumstances surrounding a...