Kent Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Jeff Bezos is trying to destroy his own spacecraft-and that's a good thingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Ars Technica

    ... a human on it," Bezos explained earlier this year when Ars had an opportunity to visit the Blue Origin factory in Kent, Washington. "One of the things I feel very, very strongly about is if you want to get good at spaceflight you have to practice. ...

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  2. Councilwoman vows to beat breast cancer, continue her workRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Kent Reporter

    By responding to her mother's persistent pleas to undergo a mammogram, the Kent City Council member and mayoral candidate has a great chance to beat the fight that unexpectedly cornered her in early March - a sudden bout with breast cancer. "My mother continued to hassle me about getting it scheduled.

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  3. Big news from Airways Brewing - new location, new lookRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Kent, Washington's Airways Brewing Company today shared two important pieces of information. The company has re-branded itself, introducing a new logo.

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  4. Honoring innovators who transform education | Our CornerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Auburn Reporter

    ... the K-12 public education system to overcome that attendance issue. And there are individuals right here in Auburn and Kent who are also creatively thinking outside the box and collaborating to transform education. While each school district has its ...

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  5. City of Kent cuts large backlog of code enforcement complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Kent Reporter

    Residents should find complaints to the city of Kent about litter, rats, graffiti, abandoned homes or other gripes handled much quicker than in previous years. Changes over the last several months in the code enforcement department to make it more efficient helped eliminate a backlog of cases that had bogged down the division's two officers for years.

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  6. Kent's Airways Brewing reveals new logo; opening date for new locationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Renton Reporter

    Kent's Airway Brewing revealed a new logo this week. The company will relocate its tap room and brewery in June.

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  7. 3 Wash. residents plead guilty in beatingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Columbian

    Three Washington residents accused in the beating of a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper have pleaded guilty and agreed to testify against a fourth suspect. Desiree Sukert, 26, and sibling Chase Sukert, 24, both of Renton, and Jonathan Melendez, 22, of Kent pleaded guilty Tuesday to a drug charge and to being accessories in the Oct. 24, 2015, assault of Trooper Zachary Bader during an Interstate 90 traffic stop east of Rapid City.

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  8. Green River faculty strike over proposed program cutsRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | Covington Reporter

    ... the strike, more than 100 picketed Monday through Wednesday outside of the main campus in Auburn, satellite campuses at Kent Station and Enumclaw, and at the intersection of Auburn Way North and 15th Street Northeast. The union called on the ...

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  9. Police: 7-year-old boy paralyzed in DUI crash involving 15-year-old driverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A crash on the night of Monday, May 23, 2016, involved this BMW and a small pickup. Kent Fire Department photo.

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  10. Kent man fights for four minutes with two officers | Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Kent Reporter

    It took a nearly four-minute tussle before two Kent Police officers could handcuff a man who had reportedly assaulted his wife. An officer even fired a Taser in an effort to control the man before the arrival of a third officer finally put a stop to the struggle at about 4:27 a.m. on May 13 at a house in the 25400 block of 116th Avenue Southeast, according to the police report.

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  11. Three Washington suspects plead guilty in beating of South Dakota trooper - Wed, 25 May 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    Three Washington state residents accused in the beating of a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper have pleaded guilty and agreed to testify against a fourth suspect. Desiree Sukert, 26, and sibling Chase Sukert, 24, both of Renton, Washington, and Jonathan Melendez, 22, of Kent, Washington, pleaded RAPID CITY, S.D. - Three Washington state residents accused in the beating of a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper have pleaded guilty and agreed to testify against a fourth suspect.

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  12. PHOTOS: North Shore Girls debut in Women's Premier Soccer LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | North Shore News

    A team representing the North Shore Girls Soccer Club played their first ever Women's Premier Soccer League game Saturday at Kinsmen Park, losing 4-1 against OSA Football Club from Kent, Wash. The WPSL is a the second-highest tier of play in North America, one step below the NWSL pro league.

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  13. Renton, Kent men plead guilty to beating South Dakota trooperRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | HeraldNet

    Three Washington state residents accused in the beating of a South Dakota Highway Patrol trooper have pleaded guilty and agreed to testify against a fourth suspect. Desiree Sukert, 26, and sibling Chase Sukert, 24, both of Renton, and Jonathan Melendez, 22, of Kent, pleaded guilty Tuesday to a drug charge and to being accessories in the Oct. 24, 2015, assault of Trooper Zachary Bader during an I-90 traffic stop east of Rapid City.

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  14. Kent City Council appoints two to lodging tax committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Kent Reporter

    Andrea Keikkala, CEO of the Kent Chamber of Commerce, is a new member of the city's Lodging Tax Advisory Committee. Andrea Keikkala, CEO of the Kent Chamber of Commerce, and Bryan Powell, general manager at the Kent Ramada, are the newest members of the city's Lodging Tax Advisory Committee.

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  15. A true story about fishingRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | Highline Times

    Above Covington, east of Kent, in the summer, the Green River runs low and clear. The deep pools of emerald water wend their way downstream, like crinkled foil, reflecting a flash of light; the cool life's blood of fish and other aquatic curiosities , makes its way to the Kent valley.

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  16. Kent plans improvements to First Avenue NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Kent Reporter

    ... West Temperance and West James streets. The all-day parking will include two electric vehicle charging stations. Kent received a $272,000 pedestrian mobility grant from the state Department of Transportation to help pay for the work. The city's ...

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  17. Photos: SeaTac crash rips pickup in halfRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A crash on the night of Monday, May 23, 2016, involved this BMW and a small pickup. Kent Fire Department photo.

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  18. Sports Authority to close all stores, including Kent siteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Kent Reporter

    Sports Authority will close all 463 stores this year because of financial losses. The company has a Kent location on the East Hill.

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  19. 11 Green River College programs face potential cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Covington Reporter

    Green River College administrators have identified 11 programs that could be eliminated in an effort to close an up to $4.5 million budget deficit. The programs facing possible cuts are business technology evening courses at the Kent Station campus, fingerprinting certification, design drafting, drama, Montessori track of early childhood education, parent education, German, French, geography, occupation therapy assistant and study skills.

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  20. Smoother highways coming: repaving projects set to begin on SR 18 in...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Kent Reporter

    A few months of grinding and paving work will clear the way for years of smooth driving for motorists who use State Route 18 in Auburn and State Route 167 in Kent and Renton. On Monday, contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will begin repaving a half-mile section of eastbound SR 18 near SR 167, as well as several on- and off-ramps serving the highways.

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