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  1. Guest: Special-ed programs fail to meet needs of immigrant familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Times

    ... ion for schools is, "who is the village?" Ginger Kwan is executive director of Open Doors for Multicultural Families, a Kent-based nonprofit serving more than 600 children with developmental disabilities and their families.

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  2. Foreclosures has an impact on renters, too | Rental ResourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Seattle Times

    ... are still happening. Data provided by RealtyTrac.com shows South King County still being hit hard, particularly in Kent, where one out of every 894 homes is in foreclosure, and Auburn, where the rate is one out of every 744 homes. That compares with ...

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  3. Hearing cries for help from Iraq to AuburnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Seattle Times

    ... was the time to develop our country and inspire our people," says Reyal Hajibadri, of the Kurdish Human Rights Watch in Kent, an organization that helps support refugees and serves as a resource center for Washington's estimated 1,000 Kurdish ...

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  4. School officials mum about grievance against Mill CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Kent Reporter

    The Kent Education Association and Kent School District have remained quiet about potential ways to resolve the KEA's grievance against Mill Creek Middle School.

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  5. Kent prepares to put par 3 golf course up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Kent Reporter

    The city of Kent will take the next steps to market its Riverbend par 3 golf course property after the City Council unanimously approved rezoning the 24-acre site along the Green River.

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  6. Kent school traffic cameras catch nearly 5,000 speeding driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Kent Reporter

    Nearly 5,000 drivers were caught speeding in two Kent school zones during the first six months of the city's new traffic camera program.

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  7. Businesses wary of proposed LIDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Kent Reporter

    Enthusiasm was in short supply at the Kent Chamber of Commerce's special meeting Wednesday to discuss the city's proposed Local Improvement District that would be created to help pay for railroad grade separations.

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  8. T-Birds sign 5 players; exhibition opener Friday | WHLRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Kent Reporter

    ... is Saturday, Sept. 20 against Everett. Face-off is 7:05 p.m. and at the ShoWare Center box office, 625 W. James St., Kent (open Monday through Friday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday game days at 10 a.m. and Sunday game days ...

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  9. The WSBeat: Four police-report summaries, starting with fruit theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | West Seattle Blog

    ... being placed in the rear of the patrol car, where he spent his time mumbling and spitting. The 17-year-old from Kent was eventually restrained (and fitted with a "spit sock"), placed on a gurney, and transported to Harborview for treatment. *On ...

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  10. New school year brings healthier food choices for Kent studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Kent Reporter

    ... schools is not only critical for health, but crucial for student learning." a Farm to School: Through Farm to School, Kent School District is partnering with Auburn and Renton school districts to purchase large amounts of produce from local farms. ...

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  11. Car thefts up in Auburn, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Auburn Reporter

    ... measured auto thefts in South King County in cities with populations above 70,000. Between 2004 and 2013, the City of Kent averaged 984 auto thefts, Federal Way 921, Renton 729 and Auburn 643. Pierson said the cars that thieves have most frequently ...

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  12. Sutton Wins Six WMRRA Races At Pacific RacewaysRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Roadracing World

    WMRRA was back at the birthplace of the club for round 5 of their series August 23-24 at Pacific Raceways in Kent, WA, after a year-long absence from racing there.

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  13. OMAX Corporation to Spotlight Waterjet Precision and Versatility at FABTECHRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | ThomasNet

    Attendees to experience the most advanced abrasive waterjet technology on the market KENT, Wash.

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  14. Murder charges filed in 2 deaths at gas stationRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | The Columbian

    King County prosecutors have filed first-degree murder charges against a man accused of gunning down two gas station employees Aug. 20 during a confrontation in Kent.

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  15. Burien man charged with 1st Degree Murder for double homicide in KentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | The Waterland Blog

    Leland Russell Jr., a 29-year-old Burien man, was charged Monday with two counts of Murder in the First Degree with Firearm Enhancements for last Wednesday's double homicide at a gas station in Kent.

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  16. Couple sentenced for killing Kent womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Kent Reporter

    Two parties responsible for the murder of a 39-year-old Kent woman, who was found in the trunk of her burned car near Black Diamond, have been sentenced to prison.

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  17. Kennon Fastrup sentenced to 45 years in prison for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Covington Reporter

    The two parties responsible for the murder of a 39-year-old Kent woman, who was found in the trunk of her burned car near Black Diamond, have been sentenced to prison.

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  18. Amazon hiring for 350 positions at its Sumner Fulfillment CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Kent Reporter

    ... starting on day one at its fulfillment center in Sumner. Last week, Amazon's newest fulfillment center in nearby Kent reached a construction milestone with the installation of massive wall panels. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this ...

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  19. Alleged murderer in custody tops police blotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Highline Times

    By Matt Wendland Burien man arrested in connection to the killing of two men in Kent A Burien man is in custody after two men were killed at a gas station in Kent.

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  20. Man charged with murder in shooting at Kent gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Covington Reporter

    A 29-year-old Burien man was charged Monday in King County Superior Court with two counts of murder in the first degree with firearm enhancements for last Wednesday's double homicide at a Kent gas station.

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