REI Co-op names Eric Artz its 8th President and CEO

On Tuesday, May 7, REI Co-op’s board of directors named Eric Artz as President and CEO, effective immediately.He is the eighth person to serve...

Kent Police arrest prolific criminal offender

With the assistance of the community, the Kent Police Department this week arrested prolific criminal offender Troy M. Vasquez and charged him with Attempted...

Boaters and Paddlers urged to wear life jackets on cold water

The King County Sheriff's Office Marine Rescue Dive Unit wants to remind residents that, during the spring, while the air may be getting warmer,...

Game of Thrones Blitz: Season Five Recap

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

King County Flood District now accepting applications for flood reduction grant...

The King County Flood Control District announced the availability of $3.64 million in grant funding for projects that reduce the impact of flooding.The deadline...

Kent Meridian High’s ‘Jazz at the Royal Club’ fundraiser is May...

Kent Meridian High School will be hosting their second annual 'Jazz at the Royal Club' fundraiser on Friday, May 10, from 7:30 – 9:30...

State awards Medal of Honor posthumously to Officer Diego Moreno

On Friday, May 3, late Kent Police Officer Diego Moreno was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor by the state of Washington, and his...

Comcast is uniquely positioned to bridge Seattle’s Digital Divide

Highline Schools Foundation and Comcast help promote Digital Literacy in South King CountyBy Amy Lynch Regional Senior Vice President Comcast WashingtonThe City of Seattle Technology Access...

REMINDER: Spring ‘TeamUp2CleanUp’ is Saturday!

REMINDER: All are invited to join in Kent's TeamUp2CleanUp this Saturday morning, May 4:This will be the spring TeamUp2CleanUp event, and all are welcome...

New in Theaters: Long Shot

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 man who made online threats to kill arrested on federal...

A 27-year-old Kent resident has been arrested, charged with two counts of making interstate threats for his online posts regarding members of President Trump’s...

VIDEO: Sound Transit CEO addresses concerns about Dick’s site

Story & Video by Scott SchaeferAt the Kent Chamber of Commerce Membership Luncheon on Thursday, May 2, Sound Transit CEO Peter Rogoff addressed concerns...

May update from King County Councilmember Dave Upthegrove

From Advertiser Dave Upthegrove:June Leonard Place Opening in Renton June Leonard Place, 48-units of affordable housing for working families and veterans, recently opened in downtown...

Neely Mansion Victorian Tea will be Saturday, May 11

A Victorian Tea will be held at Neely Mansion on Saturday, May 11, with seatings from 12:30 – 3:30 p.m.Featuring delicious tea sandwiches,...

Kelly Guy announced as new Executive Director of Kent YMCA

The Kent YMCA, opening this fall, announced on Thursday, May 2 that Kelly Guy is their new – and first – Executive Director.Guy has over...

Blue Origin targeting launch of New Shepard Thursday morning

Kent's Blue Origin is targeting New Shepard’s next launch for this Thursday, May 2, 2019, with liftoff scheduled for 6:30 a.m. PDT.The mission, named...

Khalsa Day Celebration will be at ShoWare Center this Saturday, May...

The Sikh celebration of Vaisakhi – the Khalsa Day Celebration – will be held this Saturday, May 4, 2019, starting at 10 a.m. at...