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Kent Turkey Challenge kicks off ninth year, seeks 10,000 lbs of...

This is the second week of the 9th Annual Kent Turkey Challenge, and the beginning of the community’s efforts to raise $25,000 and 10,000...

Kent City Council hears shootings down, new judge and city cleanups

By Jack MayneThe Kent City Council on Tuesday (Oct. 15) was told by Police Chief Rafael Padilla that shootings are down, heard from the...

Kent Police investigating fatal motorcycle collision on Pacific Highway S.

The Kent Police Department is investigating a motorcycle fatality collision that occurred in the 26300 block of Pacific Hwy S.Police say that at 10:47...

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Unbelievable!

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

Pacific Raceways holding first-ever ‘Trunk or Treat’ on Sunday, Oct. 27

Pacific Raceways in Kent will be holding their first-ever 'Trunk or Treat' event on Sunday, Oct. 27 from 12 - 3 p.m.:The family-friendly event...

‘Prescription Take Back Day’ will be at Kent P.D. on Saturday,...

The Kent Police Department will participating in the DEA's nationwide 'Prescription Take Back Day' on Saturday, Oct. 26, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.Unused...

Spotlight Series bringing two performances to Kent in October

Two concerts are on Kent’s Spotlight Series schedule for October, each showcasing unique and accomplished touring musicians from around the world:Che...

Have ‘Coffee with the Chief’ on Thursday morning, Nov. 7

All are invited to join Chief Padilla and other Kent Police Department staff at the Starbucks at 425 W. Meeker Street for coffee and...

HEALTH/PET ALERT: Toxic algae found in Lake Fenwick

King County recommends that people and pets do not swim in Lake Fenwick in Kent, drink lake water, or engage in other water-contact activities,...

Lunar Rover unveiling and STEM Festival will be Thurs., Nov. 14

All are invited to come celebrate the unveiling of Kent Valley’s Next Lunar Rover at the Lunar Rover STEM Festival on Thursday, Nov. 14...

Comcast opens new Digital Classroom, expands Internet Essentials to underserved communities

EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Sponsored Post: By Sarah ToceSince 2011, more than 8 million people nationwide (and nearly 340,000 in Washington state) have...

New-Release Tuesday: Silverado

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

Sound Transit Open House on Kent Station parking will be Mon.,...

Sound Transit has completed its conceptual design for proposed parking and access improvements at the Kent Sounder station, and they'll be holding an Open...

Free vaccination clinic for K-12 students will be Thurs., Oct. 17

A FREE vaccination clinic for K-12 students will be held on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, from 4 – 8 p.m. in the Kent Meridian...

Civil Rights Activist Sylvia Mendez to speak at Green River Kent...

Sylvia Mendez – a Civil Rights Activist and recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom – will be the first speaker at the 'Separate...

What will Kent look like years from now? Town Halls will...

What will Kent look like 10, 20 or 30 years from now?"What do you want our City to be when it grows up?"The City...

New in Theaters—Joker

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