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9th Annual Kent Turkey Challenge kicks off Oct. 7

It’s time for businesses and organizations to sign up to compete in the 9th Annual Kent Turkey Challenge community fundraiser – which kicks off...

New-Release Tuesday: Brave

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

Flag Raising for Seattle Thunderbirds new season will be this Friday

All are invited this Friday, Sept. 20, from 11:30 a.m. – Noon to a flag raising ceremony to wish the Seattle Thunderbirds well as...

Undercover investigation leads to arrest and closure of Smoke Shop

The King County Sheriff's Office is reporting that on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, the Maple Valley Police Department, with the assistance of KCSO, concluded...

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Hang Time

Yes, there is always plenty of chatter about our perennial Super Bowl hopefuls. But I also find that there is always some angle to...

REMINDER: Kent Sunrise Rotary’s Oktoberfest is this SATURDAY!

REMINDER: The Kent Sunrise Rotary Club's 2019 Oktoberfest will be held at Lake Meridian Park this Saturday, Sept. 14, from Noon – 6 p.m.!Enjoy...

City of Kent seeking public input on Transportation Master Plan

The City of Kent is seeking public input on its Transportation Master Plan: We are in the process of updating our Transportation Master Plan (TMP). The...

Grand Opening of newly renovated Morrill Meadows Park will be Thurs.,...

The Grand Opening of the newly renovated Morrill Meadows Park will be Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, from 4 – 5 p.m.Check out the new...

Kent Community Police Academy starts Sept. 25

Ever had an interest in getting a closer look into the Kent Police Department?Does hearing about how they process crime scenes or the thought...

First case of vaping-related lung illness confirmed in King County

Public Health – Seattle & King County announced Wednesday, Sept. 11 that it has identified a confirmed case of severe lung disease associated with...

UPDATE: Pool/Aquatic Center will be closed when Kent YMCA opens Saturday

The Kent YMCA – scheduled to hold its Grand Opening this Saturday, Sept. 14 – announced Wednesday that "due to circumstances beyond our control,...

UPDATE: Man found dead in Green River Tuesday victim of homicide

The King County Sheriff's Office is reporting that a man who was found deceased in the Green River on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019 was...

Volunteers needed for National Public Lands Day event on Sat., Sept....

Volunteers are needed on Saturday, Sept. 28 to help celebrate National Public Lands Day with a restoration event at Lake Fenwick Park: WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 28,...

New-Release Tuesday: Catch-22

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 Sunrise Rotary’s 2019 Oktoberfest is this Saturday, Sept. 14!

The Kent Sunrise Rotary Club's 2019 Oktoberfest will be held at Lake Meridian Park this coming Saturday, Sept. 14, from Noon – 6 p.m.!Enjoy...

The Elephant in the Locker Room: The Hawks’ Biggest Stars

Yes, there is always plenty of chatter about our perennial Super Bowl hopefuls. But I also find that there is always some angle to...

Lea Bishop Gallery unveiled at Kent Senior Center

For decades, Lea Bishop was the heart and soul of the Kent Senior Center, and sadly, last year, she lost her brave fight with...