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  1. Court hearing continued to May 7 for ex-Kent City Councilman SharpRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

    Ken Sharp, a former Kent City Council member, had a King County Superior Court hearing continued to May 7 as he faces first-degree theft charges.

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  2. Kent approves 30-home subdivision on East HillRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

    A proposal in Kent to build 30 single-family homes in the 24400 block of 98th Avenue South has been approved by the city hearing examiner.

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  3. Politicians in Kent kick off $18 million Green River levee projectRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

    Rain appropriately fell during a Thursday gathering of Kent, King County and state politicians to kick off an $18 million Green River levee repair project.

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  4. Father, daughter poised to run their first Boston MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kent Reporter

    Some parents connect with their children through movies. Others through books. Some watch football or play golf together.

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  5. Kent-Meridian trying to encourage more gradsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Kent Reporter

    Kentridge High School sent 78 percent of its graduating class to college in 2012.

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  6. Kent firefighters join search and rescue crews at Oso slideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kent Reporter

    Twisted hulks of cars protrude from piles of roots and silt and mud. The ever present roar of excavator engines fills the vale and the acrid smell of rotted wood and marshland fills the nostrils.

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  7. Eight Kent schools earn state's highest honorRead the original story

    Thursday | Kent Reporter

    Eight schools in the Kent School District have been awarded 2013 Washington Achievement Awards.

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  8. City of Kent must rezone par 3 golf course to allow developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kent Reporter

    Kent city officials are taking steps to rezone the city's par 3 golf course to allow for a potential housing and retail project.

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  9. Kent City Council extends marijuana business ban another six monthsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Kent Reporter

    The Kent City Council on Tuesday night unanimously approved renewal of a ban against marijuana businesses for another six months.

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  10. Kent city officials voice concerns about state's cleanup plan for Landsburg Mine hazardous waste siteRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Kent Reporter

    Kent city officials continue to be concerned about how the state Department of Ecology plans to handle hazardous waste in a trench above an old coal mine.

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  11. Kent apartment fire displaces mother, three childrenRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Kent Reporter

    A first-floor Kent apartment fire Monday morning displaced a mother and her three children in the 1600 block of West Smith Street.

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  12. MultiCare to break ground on a new hospital in Covington | MultiCareRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Kent Reporter

    "We are excited to bring additional options for health care to South King County," said Diane Cecchettini, RN, President and CEO of MultiCare Health System in a statement.

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  13. Kent public hearing Tuesday about marijuana businesses banRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Kent Reporter

    Tell the Kent City Council what you think about the city's ban against marijuana businesses during a public hearing at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, in Council Chambers at City Hall, 220 Fourth Ave. S. The council will consider renewing an ordinance to extend for another six months a marijuana zoning and business license moratorium.

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  14. Kent tax preparer indicted for wire fraud, false claims, aggravated identity theftRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Kent Reporter

    A Kent tax preparer was arrested Friday morning, following his indictment for a tax fraud scheme in which he falsely claimed tax refunds while victimizing his clients, U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan announced.

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  15. Jury convicts Phillip for murder of city of Kent employee FrankelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Kent Reporter

    A jury on Friday convicted William L. Phillip Jr. of first-degree murder for the 2010 stabbing death of Seth Frankel, an Auburn resident and city of Kent employee.

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  16. Kent-Meridian softball seeks elusive victoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Kent Reporter

    The Kent-Meridian High School Royals haven't won a single fastpitch softball game in four years, but coach Jennifer England hopes to buck that trend.

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  17. Kent student earns prestigious science scholarship | School briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Kent Reporter

    Kent's Jeremy Tran, a chemistry and biochemistry double major at the University of Washington, is a Barry Goldwater Scholar.

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  18. From a poem, a foundation sprouts to make a difference | KlaasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Kent Reporter

    Keith Beach has built a foundation named after his late daughter. The foundation provides education, advocacy, and assistance to the community addressing issues of child abuse and domestic violence.

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  19. Catch Sounder train in Kent to Mariners game on SundayRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Kent Reporter

    Seattle Mariners fans can take Sound Transit's popular game day Sounder trains, which stop in Kent, to select games this season, starting with the game against the Oakland Athletics at 1:10 p.m. on Sunday at Safeco Field.

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  20. City of Kent to install new $1.7 million turf at Wilson PlayfieldsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Kent Reporter

    The city of Kent this summer will install $1.7 million worth of new synthetic turf on the popular Wilson Playfields baseball, softball and soccer complex.

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