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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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14 hrs ago | 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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16 hrs ago | 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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20 hrs ago | 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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Yesterday | 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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KOMO News

Stabbing victim's friend: 'This was due to a jealous rage'

A Federal Way woman is in jail and facing accusations of stabbing her husband to death.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Auburn Reporter

Emphysema, cancer claim Mary Norman, founder of Terry Home

"She was very well loved, very well liked and respected in the community," said Pacific Mayor Leanne Guier, a member of the Terry Home board.

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Auburn Reporter

Auburn woman accused of abandoning her two children pleads not guilty

The King County prosecutor claims an Auburn woman left her two young children alone in a dirty apartment without food or water for five days.

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Kent Reporter

Nine Kent officers respond to catch man who climbed into apartment | Police Blotter

As many as nine Kent Police officers responded to a call about a man who had climbed up to a second-story balcony to enter an apartment in the 23900 block of 111th Place Southeast.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Kent Reporter

No Quarter's Led Zeppelin Experience rocks Kent's ShoWare Center

Lonny Rice channels Robert Plant on vocals as The Led Zeppelin Experience featuring No Quarter performs last Saturday at the ShoWare Center in Kent.

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Kent Reporter

Kent to celebrate Fourth of July at Lake Meridian Park

The fun begins at noon and continues until 10:30 p.m. on Friday at the city park, 14800 S.E. 272nd St. The free event features family entertainment, including live music, children's activities, food and drinks and culminates with a classic fireworks display.

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Kent Reporter

Kent voters to decide in November whether to build new police headquarters

Kent voters will decide on the Nov. 4 ballot whether they want to pay more in property taxes for a new police headquarters.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

KHQ-TV Spokane

2 people, dog escape boat fire in Kent, Wash.

A fire department spokesman in the Seattle suburb of Kent, Washington, says two people and a dog were able to jump to safety when a boat caught fire Tuesday night on Lake Meridian.

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Kent Reporter

Kent firefighters rescue man from house fire

Kent firefighters rescued a man early Tuesday from an abandoned house on fire in the 1400 block of Maple Lane.

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