Kent Police Investigate a Fatal Collision on Highway 99

65-year-old driver of a motorcycle died as a result of his injuries. Intoxication may have been a factor. The Kent Police Department is investigating a...

Sound Bites: Kent News, Aug. 21, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington Last week was a difficult week nationally and internationally with violent protests and terrorist attacks. Locally, Kent had...

Arson Caused Commercial Fire on Kent’s West Hill Friday

Fire destroys commercial building on Pacific Highway At 3:31 AM Friday morning, an Automatic Fire Alarm (AFA) sent fire units to the 24800 block of...

Extra DUI Patrols Across Washington, Aug. 18-Sept. 4

Drive sober or get pulled over The Washington State Patrol (WSP) in conjunction with 145 other law enforcement agencies around the state will have extra...

Things To Do in Kent This Weekend: Aug. 17-20, 2017

Family fun, art, wine, classic car show and more! This is one of the biggest weekends of August with four events tonight, the KDP Wine...

Kent School District Calendar, 2017-18

School for Kent kids starts August 31, 2017 The first day of school is just two weeks away. Here's the school calendar for the Kent...

King County Elections Certifies August 2017 Primary Results

And the primary winners are... Today King County Elections certified the winners in the August 1, 2017 primary election. Total voter turnout was 34 percent....

Washington State Patrol to Honor K9 Unit August 15

A new K9 memorial monument to K9 Patrick will be dedicated today. Today in Shelton, Washington State Patrol troopers from across the state will gather...

Sound Bites: Kent News, Aug. 14, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington I don't know about you, but I am relieved that we have some cooler weather and that the...

Kent Police Make Arrest in Transient Camp Homicides on One-Year Anniversary

A 30-year-old Covington man is in custody. On August 12, 2016 at approximately 5:07 PM, Kent patrol units responded to a transient camp located in...

Kent Arts Commission Announces 2017-18 Spotlight Series

Spotlight Series celebrates 20th season with top talent. Tickets for the Kent Arts Commission’s 2017-2018 Spotlight Series are on sale now. The performing arts series...

Local Fire Departments Perform Rescue Training at Lake Meridian

Puget Sound Fire and other local fire departments participated today. Your Puget Sound Fire, along with other local fire departments, continues to prepare for all...

Councilmember Dana Ralph Calls on City Council to Take Action Against...

'No such thing as safe injection sites' Today, Kent City Councilmember Dana Ralph is calling upon the Kent City Council to take “immediate, direct and...

Things To Do This Weekend in Kent: Aug. 10-13, 2017

Free summer concerts, a triathlon and historical Kent events It is still blazing hot out, but that doesn't stop folks in Kent from having a...

Kent Police Officers Involved in Shooting While Trying to Apprehend Domestic...

20-year-old male suspect died at the scene This morning at 12:04 AM, Kent Officers were dispatched to a Domestic Violence No Contact Order violation that...

Washington State Patrol Releases Distracted Driving Stats

Two weeks after the law took effect, here are the results. Earlier this evening, the Washington State Patrol released statistics for the first week the...

Kent Primary Election Results: Updated

As of August 9, 2017 at 3:33 PM So far, 15,767 ballots have been voted, or 25.24% percent. Results, per King County Elections, are as...