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Watoto Children's Choir to perform in Kent
The Watoto Children's Choir - on a six-month U.S. tour to raise awareness about the plight of orphaned and vulnerable children of Africa - visits Kent for a pair of performances.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
Municipal League to honor ex-King County Councilwoman Patterson
The Municipal League of King CountyFormer Metropolitan King County Councilwoman Julia Patterson in April as the 2014 Public Official of the Year.
Kent's Berry Plastics to lay off 118 employees
Layoffs of the 118 started in January, according to the state Department of Employee Security .
Phillip on trial again for killing city of Kent employee Frankel
The question of whether Williams L. Phillip Jr. or someone else killed city of Kent employee Seth Frankel in 2010 at his Auburn home dominated the opening statements Monday at the retrial of Phillip just as it did last year at his initial trial.
Federal Way Mirror
Kent golfers subdue woman who kidnapped Federal Way girls, attacked pregnant woman
A Lakewood woman who allegedly kidnapped two girls from a Federal Way store parking lot, stole the vehicle the girls were in and attacked a pregnant woman was finally subdued by several golfers in Kent until police arrived on Feb. 28. Natalie Merriam Hulme, age 49, was charged with two counts of first-degree kidnapping, vehicle theft and attempted ... (more)
Pianist Hong to perform March 21 in Kent
American tours and performances across the globe have earned pianist Alpin Hong the reputation as a modern day Pied Piper.
Woman 'foaming' at mouth abducts kids in running car
By Monique Ming Laven KIRO-TV - Seattle FEDERAL WAY, Wash. - Jung Do does not speak English.
Woman takes truck with 2 kids in Federal Way
A woman accused of taking a pickup truck with two small children inside from a Federal Way parking lot has been charged with kidnapping and car theft.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Keiser, Orwall, Gregerson schedule telephone town hall for March 19
Sen. Karen Keiser and Rep. Tina Orwall and Rep. Mia Gregerson will host a telephone town hall for 33rd Legislative District residents from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 19. At that time, constituents in the areas of Kent, SeaTac, Normandy Park, Des Moines, Burien and Renton will receive a phone call inviting them to stay on the line to participate ... (more)
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Construction Equipment Guide
PIRTEK Kent Services Roller Coaster at Washington Fair
In the fall of 2013, PIRTEK Kent Owner Gabe Gilliam received a call from the Washington State Fair in Puyallup, Wash., a customer of the company's.
Montana man pleads guilty to 1996 killing of Kent co-worker
A Victor, Mont., man pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter for the 1996 killing of a Kirkland mother he met when both worked at Bowen Scarff Ford in Kent.
Jet Cities Chorus to perform in Kent
The award-winning Jet Cities Chorus of Federal Way presents a show at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 23, part of the Chancel Arts Spring Concert Series at the Kent Lutheran Church, 336 Second Ave. S., Kent.
Auburn man faces pimping charges in connection with 15-year-old girl he met in Kent
A 43-year-old Auburn man faces federal and state charges for allegedly pimping a 15-year-old runaway girl he met last April at a Kent McDonald's restaurant.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Former co-worker pleads guilty in 1996 slaying of Kirkland mother
A man who was extradited from Montana last year to face charges in connection with the 1996 death of a Kirkland woman pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter in King County Superior Court on Friday.
City of Kent to spend $60,000 to find new CAO, finance director
The Kent City Council voted 5-1 to spend up to $60,000 on a consultant to conduct a nationwide search to find a new chief administrative officer and a finance director.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Kent firefighters join big field in difficult climb for others
Come Sunday, Kent firefighters will join almost 1,800 firefighters from the U.S., Canada and overseas for the 23rd Scott Firefighter Stairclimb up the Seattle Columbia Center.
Kent pair arrested for stealing nearly $300,000 from construction company
A pair from Kent accused of siphoning money from a construction company owner was arrested Monday for siphoning hundreds of thousands of dollars from a Seattle-based construction company.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Charge: Kent man pimped teen runaways
Federal prosecutors in Seattle claim Nathan Bonds picked up a runaway girl at a Kent McDonald's and convinced her to work as a prostitute for him.
Louisiana, New York and Washington districts earn top national honors ...
St. Charles Parish Public Schools in Luling, La., Orleans/Niagara Board of Cooperative Educational Services in Medina, N.Y., and Kent School District in Kent, Wash., have been named the grand prize winners in the 20th annual Magna Awards program sponsored by the National School Boards Association's American School Board Journal's .
The News Tribune
Tacoma's Flying Boots plugging away at a reopening
Tacoma's Flying Boots & Wings is at least a few weeks from reopening, or at least that's what manager Candie King predicts.