Fight Cancer: Paint Kent Station Purple in May

Support American Cancer Society Relay for Life Paint Kent Station Purple during the month of May by purchasing a passport with discounts all around Kent...

Sound Bites: Kent News, May 1, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington Happy Monday - and Happy May, everyone! Let's hope the sun pops out soon as we look forward...

May 13 is Team Up 2 Clean Up Day in Kent

Join Kent volunteers for annual citywide litter cleanup The City of Kent is partnering with Kent Downtown Partnership, Kent Station, Republic Services and the Kent...

iLoveKent to Host Candidate Debates Sept. 21 & 28, 2017

Evening Debates for Kent Mayoral and City Council Candidates This year iLoveKent is celebrating its 10th year, and we are continuing to grow. As we...

Sound Bites: Kent News, April 23, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington This weekend was a rainy one in Kent, but it didn't stop people from celebrating Earth Day or...

Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center is Open for the...

Just in time to inspire local gardeners and plant lovers for spring planting, Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center opened for the season...

One Dead, One Injured in Kent Shooting Early Tuesday

Little is known about the shooting, and there are no suspects at this time. On Tuesday, April 18, 2017 just after midnight, Kent Police officers...

Kent Arts Commission Announces Winners of First ‘Kent Creates’ Exhibit

Top 5 winners won honorariums of $500 each. The Kent Arts Commission is pleased to announce winners of the most recent exhibit on Kent Creates,...

King Co. Councilmember Pete von Reichbauer Donates Eyeglasses to Auburn Lions...

Donated eyeglasses came from thousands of pairs left on buses & trains. Yesterday Metropolitan King County Councilmember Peter von Reichbauer donated thousands of pairs of...

Coloring Contest Winners To Be Announced at Third Thursday Art Night

All entries will be on display at Artsy Fartsy Art Lessons. Join us this Thursday, April 20 for Third Thursday Art Night at Artsy Fartsy...

City to Celebrate National Public Works Week, May 25

Public is invited to attend this free event. The City of Kent is celebrating Public Works Week at ShoWare Center (625 W. James St., Kent,...

Sound Bites: Kent News, April 17, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington We hope you enjoyed the long Easter weekend and were able to get outdoors to feel the sunshine...

Experience Historical Kent 2017: Event Calendar

Learn our city's history at these Experience Historical Kent events. In concert with the Greater Kent Historical Society (GKHS), the City of Kent is planning...

21-year-old Burien Man Shot & Killed Outside Convenience Store

At least two shooters involved A 21-year-old Burien man was shot and killed outside of a convenience store in Burien early Wednesday morning. King County...

Saturday, April 15, 2017 is April Pools Day

Area pools are celebrating with free swimming, water safety instruction and more. This Saturday, April 15, 2017 is April Pools Day in Washington. Each year...

April is Washington State Safe Digging Month

Call 8-1-1 at least two business days before you dig. April is Washington State Safe Digging Month and is a great reminder for anyone planning...

King County Settles Lawsuit with Deputies for $1.35 Million

Lawsuit was filed by two former deputies and one current deputy. King County has settled a multi-million dollar lawsuit brought by two former deputies and...