14 hrs ago
Kent officials outline city's snow and ice response plan for winter storms
City officials say Kent is ready for winter weather with enough sand, de-icer and salt on hand to get through two, four-day storms.
18 hrs ago
Man receives 35-year prison sentence for stabbing death of Kent woman
A 43-year-old man received a 35-year prison sentence for the 2010 stabbing death of his former girlfriend in her Kent apartment.
18 hrs ago
Kent man charged in drive-by shooting
Police say that in the early morning hours of Dec. 1 a Kent man fired two shotgun blasts into a house in Mount Vernon where he believed his ex-girlfriend was staying.
21 hrs ago
Federal Way News
Council adopts legislation restricting detention of immigration detainees
The Metropolitan today adopted legislation on how the County will honor requests by the federal government on the detention of immigrants in the King County Jail.
KBCI CBS 2
Photos: Seattle Mist wins West Coast showdown
In the second annual LFL Pacific Cup, the Seattle Mist took on the LA Temptation in a west coast showdown at the ShoWare Center in Kent, WA.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Winterfest lights up Kent | Slideshow
The Kent tradition featured a Kids' Mini Santa Parade and a Christmas Tree lighting ceremony in the Town Square Plaza and Kent Station area, corners of Smith Street and 2nd Avenue.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
35-year sentence for man who killed girlfriend in Kent in 2010
A man who fatally stabbed his girlfriend before fleeing to Northern California three years ago was sentenced today to just over 35 years in prison.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Dog Spaw 2 Hour Grooms organizes Holiday Pet Food Drive
Dog Spaw 2 Hour Grooms host its inaugural Holiday Pet Food Drive. All donations received benefit the Seattle Humane Society's senior/low income program.
Modern Machine Shop
Omax Names Aqua Machinery Mexico Distributor
Abrasive waterjet manufacturer Omax has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Aqua Machinery SA de CV to market, sell and support Omax JetMachining and Maxiem JetCutting centers in Mexico.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Applicants frustrated by 'error' messages on WA Healthplanfinder website
Despite the jump in enrollment numbers, many people are voicing their frustration over technical problems with the Washington Healthplanfinder website.
Kent to honor outgoing City Councilmembers Albertson, Perry
Kent City Councilmembers Elizabeth Albertson and Jamie Perry will be celebrated at a farewell reception prior to their last council meeting.
Kent's Theatre Battery presents six plays Dec. 15
More than 40 local artists and producers will create six completely original works, and they will perform in full production after only 24 hours of writing and rehearsal combined.
Kent Frager Farm Stand shooting remains under investigation
The shooting death of an alleged burglar by a Kent property owner on Oct. 2 remains under investigation by the King County Prosecuting Attorney's Office.
Severe weather shelter to open in Kent tonight
In response to predicted cold weather conditions, the city of Kent is activating a severe weather shelter tonight at Kent Lutheran Church, 336 2nd Ave. S. Operated by Catholic Community Services staff and volunteers from Kent Lutheran Church, the shelter will open at 9 p.m. for check-in and registration and close at 7 a.m. tomorrow.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The News Tribune
Kent student ranks as one of the world's tops in calculus test
Kentridge High School senior Tracy Tran is one of only eight candidates in the world to earn every possible point on the Advanced Placement Calculus level AB exam, the Kent School District announced.
Kent Fire Department rescues injured worker at apartment complex under construction
Kent firefighters used their aerial ladder truck and a rescue basket to remove a construction worker injured while working on the roof of the The Platform Apartments under construction at the corner of West Smith Street and Fourth Avenue North.
Standard and Poor's upgrades city of Kent's credit rating
Standard and Poor's upgraded the city of Kent's credit rating from A+ with a negative outlook to AA- with a stable outlook, because of the city's improved financial standing.
Ferguson has full plate in first year as Attorney General
Attorney General Bob Ferguson is proposing a bill to provide locally elected officials with an online training resource for navigating open records requests within the law.
Celtic Yuletide Concert in Kent Dec. 8
The Magical Strings Celtic Yuletide Concert is at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8 at the Kent-Meridian Performing Arts Center.
Quest Inspar to Accelerate Development of Nextgen Pipeline Robots...
The company recently completed the world's first robotic rehabilitative lining of a large diameter water supply line in place - 2,300 feet of a 77 year-old 58" diameter pipeline segment, in Tacoma, WA.