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The Dick’s sign along Pacific Highway South. STEVE HUNTER,Kent Reporter

Dick’s Drive-In celebrates grand opening in Kent

On West Hill along Pacific Highway South | Photos

 

Firefighters respond in November 2016 to a strip mall fire on the West Hill in Kent. FILE PHOTO

Woman files suit against Puget Sound Fire investigator for malicious prosecution

Claims she was falsely charged with arson in 2016 Kent strip mall fire

 

King County Sheriff’s Office still investigating double shooting

Two men injured in Nov. 7 shootout; no arrests yet

 

Kent School District officials will rebuild the Kent Mountain View Academy along Military Road South in SeaTac to be the site of a new elementary school. COURTESY PHOTO, Kent School District

Kent School District reveals site for new elementary school

To be constructed at Mountain View Academy site; old Panther Lake school to be rebuilt

Kent School District officials will rebuild the Kent Mountain View Academy along Military Road South in SeaTac to be the site of a new elementary school. COURTESY PHOTO, Kent School District

King County Prosecutor candidate claims ‘Garcia did not murder Officer Moreno’ | Update: Satterberg explains case

Morris says Kent teen should not be charged with murder or in adult court

Teen driver charged with killing Kent Police officer

Vehicle pursuit results in fellow officer hitting Moreno

Kent Police Chief Rafael Padilla delivers an update on the investigation and death of officer Diego Moreno, shown left on a poster, at a press conference Monday afternoon outside police headquarters. MARK KLAAS, Kent Reporter

Teen driver is under investigation for murder in the death of Diego Moreno.

Kent Police, community mourn loss of decorated officer

Kent Police Chief Rafael Padilla delivers an update on the investigation and death of officer Diego Moreno, shown left on a poster, at a press conference Monday afternoon outside police headquarters. MARK KLAAS, Kent Reporter

Deputies arrest Kentwood student for social media threat

Deputies took the student into custody on June 4 at Kentwood and booked him into the Youth Services Center in Seattle.

Officers arrest 12 people in South Sound drug trafficking raids

Bust includes three Kent men; search of four Kent homes

Kent’s Puget Sound Fire seeks property tax hike to sustain services

Voters to decide whether to restore previous rate

Voters approve both Kent School District levies

King County Elections: final tallies close; tech, capital levy prevails by 10 votes

Police determine no shots fired at Highline College | UPDATE

Des Moines Police issue media release

Crews from Neeley Construction continue work Tuesday on the new Covington Elementary School, scheduled to open in the fall. MARK KLAAS, Kent Reporter

Kent School District seeks approval of two levies

Measures to fund operations, facility improvements

Crews from Neeley Construction continue work Tuesday on the new Covington Elementary School, scheduled to open in the fall. MARK KLAAS, Kent Reporter

Kent teen faces criminal assistance charge in East Hill shooting death

Kentwood High student reportedly helped Auburn teen flee scene.

Kent-based Puget Sound Fire picks new chief

The Puget Sound Fire board selected Matthew Morris, fire chief in Henderson, Nevada, to be the new chief for the Kent-based agency. Morris, one of… Continue reading

Kentlake graduate Hoefig chosen Miss Cornucopia 2017

Life is really starting to take off for Tara Hoefig. The Kent Lions Club named the future airline pilot as Miss Cornucopia 2017 last Friday… Continue reading

Ex-Kent City Councilwoman Albertson to run for mayor

Former Kent City Councilwoman Elizabeth Albertson will run for mayor. Albertson, who served on the council from 2006 to 2013 before deciding not to seek… Continue reading

Covington man arrested after West Valley Highway crash

Kent Police arrested a 20-year-old Covington man for investigation of vehicular assault after he allegedly drove a vehicle at high speed along the West Valley… Continue reading

Wasdin resigns as King County Library System director after code of conduct violation

Gary Wasdin, director of the King County Library System (KCLS) since January 2015, has resigned. “KCLS is committed to providing a welcoming environment for all… Continue reading