5 hrs ago
The News Tribune
Two Kent sharpshooters are among 16 vying for $100,000 on "Top Shot"
Kent appears to be a hot bed of eagle-eyed marksmen. Two Kent residents – Federal Way police commander Kyle Sumpter, 51, and aerospace engineer Kelly Bachand, 25 – are competitors on the History Channel reality show “Top Shot.” The fifth season premieres at 10 p.m. Wednesday.
9 hrs ago
Child ignites mobile home fire; 8 safely escape
An elementary school age child stared a fire that heavily damaged a Kent mobile home and displaced eight people early Friday morning, the Kent Fire Department reported.
9 hrs ago
xpedx awards Energy Star to Kent facility
The ENERGY STAR designation is only given to buildings scoring in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency, based on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's energy performance rating system.
Thu May 23, 2013
Memorial Day is for remembering, honoring
If you are planning to avoid the traffic, save the gas expense and enjoy Memorial Day close to home this weekend, there are some simple ways to honor the men and women from the United States military who died in military service to their country.
Barbara Phillips seeks seat on Kent City Council | Election 2013
Phillips is running against Ken Sharp and Bailey Stober to replace Elizabeth Albertson for Position No.
Kent to rename street for veterans; ceremony May 31
Kent will honor its veterans by permanently renaming South 231st Way as Veterans Drive at an 11 a.m. ceremony Friday, May 31 at the intersection of Russell Road and South 231st Way in Kent.
North Seattle Herald Outlook
Superior Court of Washington County of King In re: Kari Gaston, Petitioner, and Sean Gaston, Respondent.
Terrence Williams' case still being reviewed; prosecution needs...
Prosecutors said they need more time for their investigation of Terrence Williams before deciding on any potential charges against the Boston Celtics guard, who was arrested Sunday after being accused of brandishing a gun at the mother of his 10-year old son in Kent, Wa.
Tue May 21, 2013
Man exposed himself in Kent store
Kent Police Detectives are looking for a man who was caught on a store surveillance video exposing himself and touching his genitals in front of a 6-year-old girl Sunday.
Fri May 17, 2013
PNW Local News
Firefighter for a Day | Part I: FireOps 101 is a chance to see what they face
About a third of the way up the 105-foot ladder leaned against the roof of a six-story tower, my legs begin to burn.
Federal Way Mirror
Inslee visits Kent to push adoption of state transportation funding package
Gov. Jay Inslee made a quick stop Friday in Kent to pump up South Sound politicians and business leaders about the importance for the Legislature to pass a transportation funding package during the special session that started this week.
Federal Way Mirror
The transient nature of gangs in South King County
In the early morning hours of June 27, tension escalated among a crowd of gang members outside a Federal Way bar.
Thu May 16, 2013
The Good Phight
2013 Phillies Draft Preview - Reese McGuire
Another High School kid who plays a position that is historically tough to develop high schoolers from.
Tue May 14, 2013
Trial continued to Oct. 8 for man charged in Kent murder of Devin Topps
Jorge L. Lizarraga faces an Oct. 8 trial date for the 2010 second-degree murder of Devin Topps, a former Kentridge High School student athlete.
Fire damages Kent West Hill home
Fire heavily damaged the attic space and roof of a Kent home at about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday in the 23900 block of 43rd Avenue South on the West Hill.
Thousands still without power in W. Wash. after thunderstorms
Thousands of homes around the Puget Sound region remained without power Tuesday as crews continued to clean up from Monday's thunderstorms.
Mon May 13, 2013
Phillip's trial date continued to Sept. 16 for murder of Kent city employee
It's been three years since the stabbing death of Seth Frankel, a city of Kent employee and Auburn resident.
Sat May 11, 2013
Man rescued in "near drowning" in Lake Washington
A man in his 40s is being treated at Harborview Medical Center after a near-drowning off the shore of Gene Coulon Park in Renton on Saturday.
Pasado's Spay Station returns to King County
Pasado's Safe Haven's Spay Station, a state-of-the-art mobile spay and neuter clinic on wheels, returns to south King County on May 15.
Fri May 10, 2013
Man suspected in Kent attempted armed robbery of jewelry store dies from gunshot wound
A man suspected of an attempted armed robbery that included the exchange of gunshots last week at a Kent jewelry store was found dead in Auburn from a gunshot wound.