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  1. Boy Scouts to pick up Christmas trees in Kent on Jan. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Kent Reporter

    Local Boy Scout troops will collect and recycle Christmas trees in neighborhoods around Kent for a suggested donation of $5 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 3. To ensure pick-up, trees must be placed outside by 8 a.m. Saturday. The scouts are unable to confirm an exact pick-up time.

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  2. Most inspirational stories of 2014 | Editor's NoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Federal Way Mirror

    ... Washington added her missing daughter's photo to a trucking trailer. Zoro's daughter, Danica Childs, disappeared from a Kent motel associated with drugs and prostitution in December of 2007. Zoro came into my office last week and we shared some ...

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  3. Renton man convicted of murder, assault in shooting at former Federal Way barRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2012 | Federal Way Mirror

    ... 2015 and faces up to 89 years in prison, according to his defense attorney. Sutton, of Renton, was convicted of killing Kent resident Cloise Young, 23, and injuring six others in a shooting at the former Johnny's Famous Bar and Grill on June 27, ...

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  4. O'Neil: McKissic's winding journey to ASURead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | ESPN

    ... 2009, the night he and two high school buddies, including Daniels, decided to have some fun by marauding through their Kent, Washington, neighborhood. Why did they do it? Why did they throw a rock through a window? Even now, McKissic can't explain ...

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  5. Kent contaminated soil site gets clean reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Kent Reporter

    A cleanup in 1993 of a contaminated soil site on the West Hill in Kent continues 21 years later to protect public health and the environment, according to a recent review of the property by the state Department of Ecology . The Midway Crossing site is two parcels at 23223 Pacific Highway S. State officials visited the site in November.

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  6. Kent rezones downtown to emphasize more commercial useRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Kent Reporter

    Kent city officials recently reversed a zoning change for downtown general commercial mixed-use developments in an effort to emphasize retail over residential, including any future uses at the current Kmart property. The City Council voted 6-0 on Dec. 9 to increase the minimum commercial requirement for mixed-use developments to 25 percent from 5 percent of the total square footage, as recommended by city staff.

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  7. Haggen brand for Thai Noodle Salad. No brand for Tofu Pad Thai Bowl.Read the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | US Food and Drug Administration

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 22, 2014 Real Foods of Kent, WA is initiating a voluntary recall of 299 units of Tofu Pad Thai Bowl and 178 units of Thai Noodle Salad due to misbranding and undeclared allergens. The product contains shellfish , a known allergen which is not declared on the product label.

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  8. OMAXA Corporation Spotlights Speed, Accuracy of Waterjet Technology at AOGRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | ThomasNet

    Attendees to experience highly versatile MAXIEM 1530 JetMachining Center KENT, Wash. For the first time at the Australasian Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference on March 11-13, 2015 in Perth, OMAX Corporation will showcase the many benefits of advanced abrasive waterjet technology.

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  9. Kent signs off on new countywide emergency radio networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Kent Reporter

    King County voters are expected to be asked next spring to approve a property tax increase to fund a new emergency radio network for police officers, firefighters and emergency medical personnel. The Kent City Council unanimously approved an inter-local agreement on Dec. 9 for Mayor Suzette Cooke to sign the new Puget Sound Emergency Radio Network contract because Kent is part of the Valley Communications Center system that would use the network to dispatch responses to 911 calls.

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  10. Realtors in King County honor Kent manRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Kent Reporter

    Seattle King County Realtors recently honored Larry Christensen, of Kent's RE/MAX Performance Plus, as Instructor of the Year. Christensen, the outgoing president of SKCR, was among several area realtors honored for achievements at a sold-out industry event.

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  11. PASA: Graduating with confidence, communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Kent Reporter

    Forziya Abdul Aziz had never worn a mortar board in her life - until recently when the Somalian woman basked in the glow of a special ceremony. Abdul Aziz, a Somali immigrant and mother of seven, was among the 300 parent graduates on hand who received their diplomas from the Kent School District's PASA commencement at the Kent-Meridian High School gymnasium Dec. 16. All told, more than 500 parent graduates composed the district's third PASA graduating class.

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  12. Rapper T.I. to perform at Kent's ShoWare Center on Jan. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Kent Reporter

    Rapper T.I. leads a list of performers scheduled for a MLK Jr. Celebration at 8 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 18 at the ShoWare Center in Kent. Tickets are $129 for premium/VIP, $79 for floor, $59 for reserved, $39 for view and $29 for value seats.

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  13. Waterjet Machining Centers foster large-scale production.Read the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | ThomasNet

    ... Intelli-TRAX linear drive system and all-in-one Windows 8 controllers pre-loaded with OMAX Intelli-MAX Software Suite. KENT, Wash. OMAX Corporation continues to set new standards in abrasive waterjet cutting technology with the expansion of its line ...

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  14. Groups weigh in on search for next superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Kent Reporter

    Inviting community input on the Kent School District's search for a new superintendent revealed a number of things about the district from what it does well to what it could do better. The five- to six-person focus groups provided input from teachers to parents to community members.

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  15. Washington state attorney general responds to Oklahoma, Nebraska marijuana lawsuits against ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Kent Reporter

    ... with the will of Washington voters." Washington and Colorado each allow the use and sale of recreational marijuana. Kent and numerous other Washington cities ban recreational marijuana businesses. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this ...

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  16. Republic Services reschedules garbage, recycling pickup in Kent over holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Kent Reporter

    Republic Services will not collect garbage, recycling and organics from its Kent and other Puget Sound-area customers on Christmas Day, Thursday, Dec. 25 or New Year's Day, Thursday, Jan. 1. Customers with normal collection on these days will have their carts picked up the following day . Subsequent days during the workweek will be picked up one day later: We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards.

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  17. Student allegedly brings out knife after dispute on Kentwood school busRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Kent Reporter

    Police are investigating a report of a Kentwood High School student displaying a pocket knife following an altercation on a school bus. Police received a report at 7:30 a.m. on Dec. 12 of an argument that started on the Kentwood High School bus and resulted in one student pulling a knife on another at a bus stop in Kent.

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  18. Kent City Council approves budget, property tax hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Kent Reporter

    City property taxes will go up 5.5 percent next year as the Kent City Council unanimously approved its 2015-16 biennial budget. The council voted 7-0 on Tuesday night to adopt an $81 million general fund budget for 2015 that includes the controversial property tax increase but no business and occupation tax increase and no vehicle license tab fee.

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  19. Covington issues permit for prospective pot shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Kent Reporter

    On the one hand, the long-time commercial architect from Kent is entirely anti-drugs of all kinds. On the other, he figured that he could potentially be part of a process that is the lesser of two evils.

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  20. New Egyptian Strategy Game Rocks the iPadRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | MacMegasite

    ... board game players of all ages. Shelly Data Doodles is an independent mobile games development company headquartered in Kent, WA. We have been creating family-friendly iOS games for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch since February of 2011. Our ...

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