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  1. Kent Turkey Challenge seeks businesses to collect food bank donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

    Kent businesses and organizations are wanted to join the fourth Annual Kent Turkey Challenge to collect donations for the Kent Food Bank. "Our goal this year is to reach 4,000 pounds of food and $17,000 for the Kent Food Bank," said Torklift Central general manager Matt Lynch.

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  2. Kent roommates fight over who raided the fridge | Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

    Kent Police arrested a man for investigation of fourth-degree assault after he reportedly punched a roommate who accused him of stealing food from a refrigerator. Officers responded to a dispute at about 4:31 p.m. on Sept.

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  3. Discount dogs and cut-rate cats at Regional Animal Services Oct. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Covington Reporter

    ... both people and animals." Adoptable cats and kittens will be available at both the King County Pet Adoption Center in Kent and the Eastside Pet Adoption Center in Kirkland. Because of ongoing renovations at the Kent facility, adoptable dogs will ...

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  4. A web overhaul is underway at REIRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Internet Retailer

    ... within REI stores is REI.com. "Understanding and solving for mobile moments is a priority for us," Brown said. The Kent, WA-based retail chain has enlisted the Seattle office of creative agency Young & Rubicam Group to help with the redesign effort. ...

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  5. Man connected with 2012 Kent teen sex case back in jail againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Covington Reporter

    Omar P. Urrutia, a former Seattle high school assistant football coach sentenced earlier this year on a sex charge in connection with a Kent case in 2012, is back in jail for an alleged parole violation. Urrutia, 37, was booked Sept.

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  6. Discount dogs and cut-rate cats at Regional Animal Services in Kirkland SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Kirkland Reporter

    ... both people and animals." Adoptable cats and kittens will be available at both the King County Pet Adoption Center in Kent and the Eastside Pet Adoption Center in Kirkland. Because of ongoing renovations at the Kent facility, adoptable dogs will ...

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  7. State charges Kent BMX bike racer with theft in disability scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kent Reporter

    A 51-year-old Kent man who raced BMX-style bicycles while claiming he was too disabled to work stands accused of defrauding the state. The Washington Attorney General's Office filed first-degree theft charges against Tony T. Perry Sr. Perry, 51, is scheduled to appear on the felony charge in Thurston County Superior Court on Tuesday, according to a state Department of Labor & Industries media release on Monday.

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  8. Boeing plans 2,000 cuts in defense workRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    Boeing will announce Monday afternoon that over the next three years it will move significant defense work out of the Puget Sound region in Washington State, affecting the jobs of about 2,000 employees, according to people with detailed knowledge of the plan. Employees in Kent and Seattle, who will be most affected, will get details at an all-hands meeting scheduled for Tuesday morning.

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  9. Boeing plans 2,000 cuts in defense work hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Seattle Times

    Boeing will announce Monday afternoon that over the next three years it will move significant defense work out of the Puget Sound region, affecting the jobs of about 2,000 employees, according to people with detailed knowledge of the plan. Employees in Kent and Seattle, who will be most affected, will get details at an all-hands meeting scheduled for Tuesday morning.

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  10. Is that malt liquor in your pants or are you just happy to see the police? | Police Blotter Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Renton Reporter

    ... Sept. 15 from a car parked at a downtown Renton casino while the owner was inside gambling. The victim, a 53-year-old Kent man, told officers he had secured his vehicle. When he left for the night at about 12:40 a.m., he discovered a shattered ...

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  11. Kootenai River projects beckon anglers - Sun, 28 Sep 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... program is fattening up the nutrient-starved food chain. "It seems to be working," said fly fisher Leeanna Young of Kent, Washington, as she caught and released one of a dozen or so trout - rainbows, cutthroats, cutbows as well as whitefish - she ...

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  12. Driver accused of abandoning chicken truck foundRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Morning Journal

    ... t. Hall apparently abandoned the load when his trucking company refused his demands for money before its delivery to Kent, Washington. He has not been charged with any crimes related to the abandoned trailer, but he was wanted for a parole violation.

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  13. Idaho trucker accused of ditching chicken load arrestedRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Reuters

    ... costs, police said. The company told police the driver said at one point he would not deliver the load as planned to Kent, Washington, unless it came up with a certain amount of money, which police said could be seen as "technically, extortion." ...

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  14. Police arrest man accused of abandoning 37,000 pounds of chicken that ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... t. Hall apparently abandoned the load when his trucking company refused his demands for money before its delivery to Kent, Washington. He has not been charged with any crimes related to the abandoned trailer, but he was wanted for a parole violation.

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  15. Pacific Raceways up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Kent Reporter

    ... space for technology-based and racing related industry. Boasting a dedicated interchange to State Route 18 between Kent and Auburn, the property represents one of the last large parcels available for commercial development in the county. "The City ...

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  16. Protesters claim circus mistreats animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Kent Reporter

    PETA protesters assembled in front of the ShoWare Center on Thursday evening, claiming Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus' inhumane treatment of performance elephants, and discouraging guests to attend the opening show in Kent.

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  17. Failed ransom attempt leads to 35,000 pounds of rancid chickenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... who apparently abandoned the load when his trucking company refused his demands for money before its delivery to Kent, Washington. Iron Horse Towing came around 8:30 a.m. Friday to finally take the truck away. A few members from sanitation scooped ...

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  18. Titusville Station to play at Red's Wine Bar in KentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Kent Reporter

    Titusville Station performs an evening of fun music from the '60s to the '90s on Saturday at Red's Wine Bar and Craft Beers at Kent Station, 321 Ramsay Way, Suite 110. Titusville Station plays old and new favorites, with a special emphasis on unique arrangements and three-part harmony.

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  19. Kent home prices drop just 0.6 percent in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Kent Reporter

    Kent home prices were down 0.6 percent in August compared to the same month in 2013 with a median price of $260,000. Sales dropped 13.7 percent with 120 homes sold, according to a Sept.

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  20. Trailer of rotten chicken towed to landfillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... river, who apparently abandoned the load when his trucking company refused his demands for money before its delivery to Kent, Washington.

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