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Utilities Want To Offer Natural Gas Truck Refueling, Competitors Object
Trucking fleet operators in the Northwest are showing growing interest in filling up with natural gas instead of diesel.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Kent officers bust man for drunk driving near casino
Kent Police arrested a man for investigation of several charges, including drunk driving, during an incident that started with the man smashing his Jeep into a parked vehicle at the Great American Casino parking lot.
Kent Schools's iGrad enrollment doubles
With its ranks swelling, Kent's iGrad program has expanded to a 4,000-square-foot building formerly occupied by a Kent real estate company.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
PNW Local News
State receives another Kent applicant for marijuana production plant
A proposed business called Hummockville has applied to the State Liquor Control Board for a producer and processing license at 8001 S. 194th St., in the North Kent industrial area.
$50M verdict against UW-run hospital, lab
A King County jury has returned a $50 million verdict against a Kent public hospital and a medical testing firm after finding both failed to detect a severe genetic problem in a fetus.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
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.
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.
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.
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.