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Kent, Washington is located in King County. Zip codes in Kent, WA include 98030, 98035, and 98031. The median home price in Kent is $250,000 which is roughly $151/per square foot. More Kent information.

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9 min ago | Auburn Reporter

Four Auburn students awarded BECU Foundation Scholarships

As part of BECU's commitment to education and assisting outstanding students, the BECU Foundation awarded 75 BECU student-members with $3,000 scholarships toward their college education.

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4 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

Kent spot reopens as state-of-the-art sports bar

After eight months of extensive work, owner Sam Virk unveiled the new 6,000-square-foot sports bar, restaurant and live music venue on Thursday.

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5 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

Covington's Matheson moves to bigger role as Kent chief administrative officer

Derek Matheson will resign as the Covington city manager to take on a larger role as the city of Kent chief administrative officer.

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6 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

Fire breaks out at Kent Safeway on Kent Kangley Road

Kent firefighters contained a fire to a food freezer on Friday inside the Safeway store at 13200 Kent Kangley Road.

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6 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

Kent students awarded BECU Foundation Scholarships

As part of BECU's commitment to education and assisting outstanding students, the BECU Foundation awarded 75 BECU student-members with $3,000 scholarships toward their college education.

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6 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

Kent City Council committee approves two staff hires at cost of $223,000

A Kent City Council committee reluctantly recommended approval of about a $223,000 budget increase to hire an inspector for the Public Works Department and an engineering technician for the Economic and Community Development Department.

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9 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

Kent's Smith Brothers Farms named 2014 Plant of the Year by Dairy Foods

National trade publication Dairy Foods has named Kent-based dairy company Smith Brothers Farms the 2014 Plant of the Year.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Auburn Reporter

Get ready for 10,000 bicyclists in Kent, Auburn for STP ride

Nearly 10,000 bicyclists will ride through Kent and Auburn on Saturday, July 12 at part of the 35th annual Group Health Seattle to Portland Bicycle Classic.

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Northwest Asian Weekly

Your higher property tax should 'make you feel good'

The King County Department of Assessment has started mailing real estate valuations that will help set what taxes you pay on your property in 2015.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Kent Reporter

Kent Cornucopia Days goes younger with Berrios' as King and Queen

Jim and Suzanne Berrios truly believed they were too young to be named the Kent Cornucopia Days King and Queen for 2014.

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Kent Reporter

King County executive nominates 30-year veteran to lead Adult and Juvenile Detention

William Hayes is up for nomination to be the new director of the King County Department of Adult and Juvenile Detention.

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Kent Reporter

City of Kent gets surprise $237,535 bill

For at least the past six years, the Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs failed to bill the city for electronic home monitoring equipment used by the city jail officials to monitor offenders released from jail.

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Paddock Talk

Ire Rack Championship Tour Complete At Packwood

The Tire Rack SCCA SoloA Championship Tour had its most recent event at one of the most scenic backdrops to which the series travels.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Kent Reporter

Kent man hurt in hit-and-run accident along Kent Kangley Road

A 40-year-old Kent man suffered life-threatening injuries after being struck by a vehicle in a hit-and-run incident Saturday night in the 10500 block of Southeast Kent Kangley Road.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Covington Reporter

2014 Residential Valuation Notices mailed to Kent property owners | King County

On July 3 King County Assessor Lloyd Hara's office mailed the 2014 property valuations to all residential property owners in Area 88, which includes Kent, located in Southwest King County.

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Kent Reporter

Trader Joe's Kent store to open Sept. 30

Trader Joe's - a unique, neighborhood grocery store with foods and beverages ranging from the everyday to the exotic - has scheduled a Tuesday, Sept.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Couple wounded in rolling W. Seattle shooting

At 2:15 p.m., the man and a woman were driving in the 9400 block of 15th Avenue Southwest when a group of men opened fire on them, Seattle police spokesman Detective Patrick Michaud said in a statement.

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The News Tribune

Pedestrian suffers life-threatening injuries in Kent hit-and-run

A 40-year-old Kent man was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries Saturday night after a hit-and-run accident near the 10500 block of Southeast Kent Kangley Road.

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Bellingham Herald

Ketchikan AD scores first hole-in-one

Those were the first words out of Ketchikan High School Athletic Director Ed Klein's mouth when describing the first hole-in-one of his life at Riverbend Golf Complex in Kent, Washington, on June 16. Klein was in the second week of his self-described two-week golf safari in which he went to Washington by himself to play golf.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Kent Reporter

Kent's Excel Charter School still looking for site

Excel Charter School continues to search for a viable building to use in Kent when it opens in the fall of 2015.

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