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TRAFFIC ALERT: Nighttime construction on SR 181 starts Monday

The Washington State Department of Transportation will be doing some nighttime work on SR 181 in Kent (SR 516 to W. James St.) starting...

Broken gas line closes streets near Kent Lutheran Church

Workers accidentally broke a gas line while digging in the ground near Kent Lutheran Church Saturday morning, Mar. 23.Puget Sound Fire closed 2nd Ave...

Kent Police/Valley SWAT raid, shut down El Habanero restaurant Friday night

On Friday night, Mar. 22, just after 11 p.m., Kent Police officers and detectives served a search warrant on the El Habanero restaurant located...

15-year old arrested in connection to American Legion shooting

On Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, Kent Police Officers responded to the American Legion Hall in Kent for a report of a shooting where two...

Fire hits mobile home in Kent early Friday

Puget Sound Fire says a mobile home caught fire in the 24400 block of 64th Ave S. in Kent early Friday, Mar. 22.The fire...

New in Theaters: Us

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

Happy  9th Birthday to Advertiser Airways Taproom & Brewery!

Come on Kent – let’s celebrate our very own homegrown brewery and taproom!The party gets started on Friday, March 29 at 2 p.m. with a...

Kent’s Vaishali Vakharia honored as All-Washington Scholar

Vaishali Vakharia earned statewide recognition on Thursday, Mar. 21 for her accomplishments as a Highline College student.The Kent resident was honored as a member...

Dispute leads to drive-by shooting on Kent’s west hill Wed. night

Kent Police are reporting that a drive-by shooting took place Wednesday night, Mar. 20 on Kent's west hill, around the 25500 block of Pacific...

City Prosecutor Sara Watson named Employee of Year by Kent City...

By Jack MayneThe Kent City Council named city Prosecuting Attorney Sara Watson, a longtime Kent employee, as employe of the year at its regular...

REMINDER: Third Thursday Art Walk is this Thurs. night!

REMINDER: The next Third Thursday Art Walk will be from 5 – 8 p.m. this Thursday, Mar. 21!This month's event will start at Create!,...

$136 fine starts Monday as Traffic Safety Cameras go live

Starting this coming Monday, Mar. 25, 2019, the 30-day warning period for two new school zone enforcement cameras will conclude and enforcement will begin...

Eileen & Callie’s Place Benefit Breakfast will be Thurs., May 2

Eileen & Callie's Place will be hosting its 4th Annual Benefit Breakfast on Thursday, May 2.This fundraiser will run from 7 – 8:30 a.m....

New-Release Tuesday: The Fountain

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 International Festival will be Saturday, May 18

The 11th annual Kent International Festival will be held at the accesso ShoWare Center on Saturday, May 18, 2019.This festival will run from 9:30...

Want to save Dick’s? Next opportunity to comment is this Wed....

If you're interested in trying to help save the new Dick's Drive-In – and other businesses in Kent – from the Sound Transit wrecking...

SAVE THE DATE: Earth Day will be April 20 at Clark...

Kent's annual Earth Day event will be held on Saturday, April 20 at Clark Lake Park."Join us as we nurture and celebrate our special corner of...