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PIRTEK Kent Services Roller Coaster at Washington Fair
In the fall of 2013, PIRTEK Kent Owner Gabe Gilliam received a call from the Washington State Fair in Puyallup, Wash., a customer of the company's.
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Montana man pleads guilty to 1996 killing of Kent co-worker
A Victor, Mont., man pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter for the 1996 killing of a Kirkland mother he met when both worked at Bowen Scarff Ford in Kent.
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Jet Cities Chorus to perform in Kent
The award-winning Jet Cities Chorus of Federal Way presents a show at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 23, part of the Chancel Arts Spring Concert Series at the Kent Lutheran Church, 336 Second Ave. S., Kent.
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Auburn man faces pimping charges in connection with 15-year-old girl he met in Kent
A 43-year-old Auburn man faces federal and state charges for allegedly pimping a 15-year-old runaway girl he met last April at a Kent McDonald's restaurant.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Former co-worker pleads guilty in 1996 slaying of Kirkland mother
A man who was extradited from Montana last year to face charges in connection with the 1996 death of a Kirkland woman pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter in King County Superior Court on Friday.
City of Kent to spend $60,000 to find new CAO, finance director
The Kent City Council voted 5-1 to spend up to $60,000 on a consultant to conduct a nationwide search to find a new chief administrative officer and a finance director.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Kent firefighters join big field in difficult climb for others
Come Sunday, Kent firefighters will join almost 1,800 firefighters from the U.S., Canada and overseas for the 23rd Scott Firefighter Stairclimb up the Seattle Columbia Center.
Kent pair arrested for stealing nearly $300,000 from construction company
A pair from Kent accused of siphoning money from a construction company owner was arrested Monday for siphoning hundreds of thousands of dollars from a Seattle-based construction company.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Charge: Kent man pimped teen runaways
Federal prosecutors in Seattle claim Nathan Bonds picked up a runaway girl at a Kent McDonald's and convinced her to work as a prostitute for him.
Louisiana, New York and Washington districts earn top national honors ...
St. Charles Parish Public Schools in Luling, La., Orleans/Niagara Board of Cooperative Educational Services in Medina, N.Y., and Kent School District in Kent, Wash., have been named the grand prize winners in the 20th annual Magna Awards program sponsored by the National School Boards Association's American School Board Journal's .
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Tacoma's Flying Boots plugging away at a reopening
Tacoma's Flying Boots & Wings is at least a few weeks from reopening, or at least that's what manager Candie King predicts.
Don Was Names Tess Henley Winner of Guitar Center's Third Annual Singer-Songwriter Program
Henley receives opportunity to record an E.P. with producing legend Was, wins recording time at Converse Rubber Tracks Studio, new gear, musical equipment, $25,000 cash and more Guitar Center is thrilled to announce Kent, WA native Tess Henley as the winner of the third annual Guitar Center Singer-Songwriter artist discovery program.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Kent officers arrest daughter for spitting in mother's face | Police Blotter
Kent Police arrested a woman for investigation of fourth-degree assault after she reportedly spit in her mother's face during a dispute.
Elaine Joyce Youngs-Lovlie, 88
Elaine Joyce Youngs-Lovlie, 88, passed on March 1, 2014, in her Bremerton home, after a long and courageous battle with Pancreatic Cancer.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Senate honors Tahoma High School We the People team
The Washington state Senate honored Tahoma High School's state championship We the People team with a resolution on the Senate floor.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Helicopter assists Kent Police in search for robbery suspect
A King County Sheriff's Office helicopter helped search on the East Hill in Kent for an alleged robbery suspect early Friday morning.
City might consider classifying pot businesses as taverns
The City of Renton is considering treating recreational-marijuana businesses like taverns, instead of typical retail stores, and will only permit producers and processors in the city's "Industrial Heavy" zone.
School levies put money where it's best needed | Prescott
In fact, in the Feb. 7 Kent Reporter, a letter to the editor, "Where is the district's financial accountability?," expressed those strong opinions.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
B&O tax revenue should go to our emergency needs | Keikkala
The Kent Chamber of Commerce represents 456 businesses in the Kent community, and we are deeply committed to the prosperity of the city of Kent.