Editorial: Save Music in the Kent School District

  Will the Kent School District become known as the district without music? By Sheri Sutliff, Kent-Meridian High School ParentBudget crises, spending freezes, numbers games. These...

Washington State Patrol to Target Left Lane Violators, June 20-22, 2017

Increased patrols this week with focus on left lane violators. The Washington State Patrol (WSP) has received numerous requests to address left lane “campers” in...

Kent Downtown Partnership Receives 2017 National Main Street Accreditation

Kent Downtown Partnership has been designated as an accredited Main Street America™ program for meeting rigorous performance standards set by the National Main Street...

Kent Neighborhood Improvement Matching Grants Now Available

Apply by September 1, 2017 As part of its efforts to foster strong and healthy neighborhoods, the city of Kent’s application period for Neighborhood Matching...

Puget Sound RFA to Host Amateur Radio Field Day, June 24

Displays and hands-on activities to be featured Each year during the fourth weekend in June, members of the Amateur Radio Relay League or “ham” radio...

Washington State Police Looking for Witnesses to Hit-and-Run in Seattle

After the collision, the semi involved drove off. The Washington State Police are asking for the public's help to identify and locate a semi-trailer involved...

Ladies’ Night Out at Kent Station, June 22, 2017

Enjoy an evening of wine, light bites, women's fashion & more Kent Station is hosting its annual Ladies' Night Out next week, Thurs., June 22...

Toni Troutner Announces Campaign for Kent City Council

Community volunteer Toni Troutner officially kicked off her campaign for the Kent City Council on June 8, 2017. Toni has an extensive background of...

Fireworks Are Illegal Inside Kent City Limits

Violators could be fined $250 and have fireworks confiscated. Today the City of Kent sent out a reminder that the use of fireworks inside the...

Burien News: Deputy Fatally Shoots Man Claiming to be “The Creator”

Man attempted an attack on a homeowner and deputies A homeowner fired a warning shot at a man running at him with a sharp object...

Things To Do This Weekend in Kent: June 16-18, 2017

Live music, graduation ceremonies, farmer's markets & more As the weather heats up, so do the summertime activities in and around Kent, Washington. Here are...

Firefighters Respond to Fatal Fire in Auburn

A deceased adult male was found at the scene The body of a deceased adult male was found this morning while firefighters from Fire District...

Register Your Neighborhood for National Night Out

34th Annual National Night Out is August 1, 2017 Save The Date of August 1, 2017 for National Night Out!Kent Police Chief Ken Thomas invites...

Kent Students to Participate in First Worldwide Cyber Defense Event

South King County College Students Create Computer Network Simulation Students from around the world will meet June 20–22, 2017, in the International Collegiate Cyber Defense...

Sound Bites: Kent News, June 12, 2017

Local News and Events for Kent, Washington, June 12, 2017 Happy Monday, everyone! I hope you had a great weekend. We've got another busy week...

Kent Summer Art Exhibit & 2017 Purchase Award Winners Selected

56 artworks from 30 artists selected from more than 800 pieces Every summer, the Kent Arts Commission displays photographs, paintings, works on paper, prints, and...

Mariners to Honor WHL Champion Seattle Thunderbirds at June 10 Game

Congrats to our WHL championship team! This Saturday, June 10, Seattle Thunderbirds head coach Steve Konowalchuk will throw out the ceremonial first pitch at the...