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  1. Robert E. Martin, FranklinRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    He was born June 22, 1926, in Pforzheim, Germany, to Robert and Helen Martin. He married Florence E. Martin on Feb. 28, 1953, at Kent Lutheran Church in Kent, Washington.

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  2. State suspends license of Kent dentistRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

    The state Dental Commission suspended the license of a Kent dentist because of an unsanitary office and inadequate infection control. Charles Pan, whose office is in the 27000 block of Pacific Highway South on the West Hill, cannot practice dentistry in Washington until the charges are resolved, according to a Monday media release form the state Department of Health.

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  3. James Rivers Busted Trying To Hide Child Porn From WifeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Switched

    ... the girl getting into a shower and the second is a 14-minute video of her taking a bath, KIRO TV reports. Police in Kent, Washington, arrested Rivers Oct. 9 at a recording studio in Sumner, Washington. He was released the next day after paying ...

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  4. Kent man faces charges for child porn videotapesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

    A 57-year-old Kent man faces sexual exploitation of a minor charges for allegedly videotaping a young girl in the bathroom of his home. James C. Rivers is scheduled to be arraigned on Oct. 27 at the Maleng Regional Justice Center in Kent, according to the King County Prosecuting Attorney's Office.

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  5. Well-Strung stringing Mozart and Madonna at the NeptuneRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bellevue Reporter

    ... Bagnell grew up in South Carolina, the other two violinists, Chris Marchant and Trevor Wadleigh were raised in Ohio and Kent, Wash., respectively, and cellist Daniel Shevlin spent most of his life in New Jersey. While the last tour's pop songs ...

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  6. Fire damages West Hill home in KentRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

    Fire crews put out a house fire Saturday on Kent's West Hill in the 3600 block of South 268th Street. A neighbor called 911 just before 7 a.m. Saturday and units from the Kent Fire Department Regional Fire Authority and South King Fire Rescue were dispatched.

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  7. James Rivers trying to hide homemade child pornography from wife...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Man 'trying to hide homemade child pornography from his wife' is turned in by the computer tech he hired to erase it Rivers told the technician he wanted the content wiped from his MacBook Pro so his wife 'did not divorce him' James Rivers, from Kent, Washington, told the technician he wanted the content wiped from his MacBook Pro so his wife 'did not divorce him' A man trying to hide child pornography from his wife was turned in by the computer technician he hired to erase it. James Rivers, from Kent, Washington, told the technician he wanted the content wiped from his MacBook Pro so his wife 'did not divorce him.'

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  8. Kent Regional Fire Authority fight home fire - no injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Covington Reporter

    Fire crews responded to a residential fire on Kent's West Hill in the 3600 block of South 268 Street in Kent. Just before 7 a.m. this morning, fire units from the Kent Fire Department Regional Fire Authority and South King Fire Rescue were dispatched to a house fire.

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  9. King County Budget Committee to meet in KentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Covington Reporter

    The Norm Maleng Regional Justice Center in Kent will host the third special night meeting of the Metropolitan King County Council's Budget and Fiscal Management Committee to take public comment on the County Executive's proposed 2015-2016 King County Budget: 50 speakers have addressed the committee about the County's first biennial budget at the first two meetings held in the rural community of Fall City and at Bellevue City Hall. Committee members heard from speakers about budget priorities that included funding for economic development, assistance for public defense, continuing funds for programs helping survivors of domestic violence assistance and sexual assault, public health clinics and services for youthful offenders.

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  10. LETTER: 'Proposed Tree Ordinance 14-043 not needed or wanted'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Waterland Blog

    ... no. For example, the City of SeaTac had a proposed tree ordinance and their council declined to pass it. The City of Kent has a code managing trees planted for required landscaping only (KCC 15.07.070). They also have a code requiring retention of ...

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  11. Washington cities rebel against rising pot industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Whidbey News-Times

    ... and three counties have enacted prohibitions against wholesale and retail cannabis operations. The list includes Kent and Yakima as well as Pierce, Clark and Yakima counties. Another 80 cities or so, including Lynnwood, have moratoriums in place to ...

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  12. Growing educational program builds relationships at early ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Kent Reporter

    With a turn of a page Kent Police Chief Ken Thomas read a story, engaging a small group of imaginative minds huddled in the corner of a classroom. The message was clear, a tone expressing Kent Police's responsibility and commitment to the safety and welfare of kids.

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  13. Alsco celebrates grand opening of new Kent plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Kent Reporter

    Alsco Inc., a linen and uniform rental services company, celebrated the grand opening of its new laundry processing facility in Kent on Wednesday. Alsco executives, management and staff joined Mayor Suzette Cooke, City Councilmembers and the Kent Chamber of Commerce at the event.

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  14. Elk Run closing as Donut Hole sale becomes realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Covington Reporter

    ... to other golf courses in the area. "It's not as flat," he added. Takeuchi and a group of his coworkers from Boeing (Kent) always spend their Friday evenings after work golfing. Now, they will have to take Elk Run out of their rotation of courses to ...

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  15. Seek out sustainable furniture by learning its backstoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Seattle Times

    ... its resale value better. Some local retailers, including Don Willis Furniture ( donwillisfurniture.com ) in Seattle and Kent and NuBe Green ( nubegreen.com ) in Seattle, offer pieces from several of those manufacturers. Many regional furniture ...

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  16. King County Council sets Kent hearing on 2015-26 budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Kent Reporter

    Residents can tell the King County Council what they think priorities should be for the 2015-16 county budget at a public hearing at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, in Courtroom 3F at the Maleng Regional Justice Center, 401 Fourth Ave. N., in downtown Kent. Committee members heard from speakers about budget priorities that included funding for economic development, assistance for public defense, continuing funds for programs helping survivors of domestic violence assistance and sexual assault, public health clinics and services for youthful offenders.

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  17. City of Kent seeks businesses not paying B&O taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Kent Reporter

    Kent city officials are trying to find ways to track down businesses that apparently are not paying the city's business and occupation tax even though they are required to pay. City staff revealed at a City Council workshop on Tuesday that nearly 5,000 businesses are licensed in town.

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  18. Homeless man charged with first-degree assault in stabbing outside Westfield MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Kent Reporter

    A 41-year-old homeless man was charged Wednesday with first-degree assault in the stabbing of a man Friday outside Westfield Mall in Southcenter. The arraignment for Joel Edward Payne is Oct. 27 at the Regional Justice Center in Kent.

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  19. Police: Man tried to hide child porn from wife, busted by computer techRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Rather than help Rivers hide offending photos from the missus, a computer technician hired by the Kent man went to authorities after he found what appeared to be homemade child pornography on the laptop computer. Kent police and King County prosecutors claim to have confirmed the tech's suspicions - Rivers, they say, was making child pornography.

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  20. Don't increase fundamentally unfair tax | KeikkalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Kent Reporter

    City leaders, regarding the City's Business and Occupation tax, the Kent Chamber of Commerce's stance has not changed. We reluctantly agreed not to oppose the enactment of this unreasonable tax with the faith that you would honor your promise that it would be used only to fix our crumbling street infrastructure.

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