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Woman killed in hit-and-run in Kent Tuesday morning
A driver struck and killed a woman who was walking in Kent Tuesday morning and fled the scene, according to Washington State Patrol. The hit-and-run was near the 84th Avenue South onramp to southbound Highway 167. The ramp was closed as of 6:58 a.m., according to a tweet from Trooper Rick Johnson of
SR 167 Exit Blocked After Pedestrian Hit, Killed
KENT, WA - A pedestrian died early Tuesday morning after being hit by a driver along an on-ramp to SR 167 in Kent. The collision was reported just before 6 a.m. at the southbound on-ramp at 84th Avenue South. The driver fled the scene after hitting the pedestrian. Police were keeping the ramp closed
£600k worth of cocaine was seized by Kent Police in Medway
Suspected cocaine worth an estimated £600,000 has been seized by police. Officers also recovered £60,000 cash during raids at three addresses in Medway on Friday (December 14).
Celebrate The Reason For The Season At One Of These Churches
Join us on Monday, December 24 for a special Christmas Eve service at Cedarcreek Covenant Church at 5 p.m. at Glacier Park Elementary School! We will remember the birth of our Savior together at a worship service filled with celebratory song, engaging teaching, and joyful fellowship. All are welcome
Aerospace Job Fair will be Jan. 7 at ShoWare Center
Meeting demand for thousands of open positions in aerospace across the State of Washington, the Aerospace Futures Alliance (AFA) and the Washington State Space Coalition (WSSC) are holding the state’s only Aerospace Job Fair for commercial and defense aviation, space and unmanned aerial systems comp
Suspect in vehicular homicide in Thurston County caught at Blaine border crossing
Sandeep Singh, 35 of Kent was arrested Sunday at the Canadian border on a warrant stemming from a 2017 seven-car crash that left one dead when he was reportedly driving a tractor-trailer while intoxicated in Thurston County.
Man found dead in road near shooting scene at sports bar
Kent Police are reporting that an adult man was most likely struck and killed by a vehicle at around the same time that a shooting occured at Sam’s Sports Bar in the 23900 block of 104th Ave SE (map below) in Kent early Saturday, Dec. 15.
Police search for suspect after attempted luring in Auburn
Auburn police are investigating an attempted luring near a park on Monday morning. The incident happened at about 11 a.m. in the 400 block of Park Avenue Northeast near Veterans Memorial Park.
Pedestrian hit and killed in Kent
KENT, Wash. - A pedestrian has been hit and killed on an onramp to southbound SR 167 in Kent. It happened on 84th Avenue South at about 5:45 a.m. Tuesday. The ramp to southbound SR 167 is closed while officers investigate.
Kent fatal hit-and-run possibly connected to dozens of shots fired and shooting
Surveillance video shows the tense moments after shots ring out in a Kent parking lot near Sam’s Sports Bar. You can see people who are clearly hurt, but what you don't see is a deadly hit and run on the road right in front of the scene.
Maple Valley Senior News Update 12-18-18
The Senior Program of Greater Maple Valley Community Center, located at 22010 SE 248thSt. in Maple Valley, invites all adults 50+ (regardless of race, religion or culture) on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 9:00-2:30. Come and enjoy lunch with us at 12-noon (see details under Menu below). Call
Aberdeen Museum of History’s fire-damaged artifacts receive final cleaning in Kent
It’s a sunny day at the Restoration Management Company in Kent and in a parking lot next to a busy street several workers clad in white hazmat suits are cleaning a layer of soot off the Old Tiger fire cart , one of the older vehicles recovered from the Aberdeen Museum of History fire.
Renton woman facing deportation gains 60,000 signatures of support
Communities are rallying behind a woman from Renton who risks being deported after 16-years of living in Scotland. Chennan Fei, a 30-year-old Chinese national, has lived in Scotland since 2002 when she arrived in the country aged 13 legally with her parents.
Shocking moment drunk duo nearly kill taxi driver after setting his car on fire in Kent
This is the shocking moment two thugs poured petrol into a taxi and set it on fire while the driver was still inside. Warren Hearne, 36, and Danny Frost, 27, got into the taxi and asked driver Abdulawar Malikzadev to stop at the nearby petrol before launching the unprovoked attack.
Passenger killed when unlicensed teen girl rolls car down embankment, deputies say
A man was killed this weekend when an unlicensed teenage driver rolled a vehicle in Orting, according to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department. The 20-year-old victim has not been identified.
Kent Police initiate pilot program for body worn cameras
The Kent Police Department announced this week that after months of extensive work to develop a Body Worn Camera program, they are ready to launch a pilot program with the deployment of 10 Axon body-worn cameras for its law enforcement staff, following the trend of agencies nationwide.
One killed in shooting outside Edmonds party
A 23-year-old man from Seatac died in a shooting outside the Edmonds Senior Center late Friday night. The center was rented out for a party, with more than 100 people attending. A fight broke out during the party and spilled into the parking lot, where several shots were fired.
Man killed in shooting at party at Edmonds Senior Center
EDMONDS, Wash — A large party at the Edmonds Senior Center ended in gunfire with one man dead and two people arrested. According to the Edmonds Police Department, the senior center on Railroad Avenue had been rented for a party of more than 100 people Friday night. At some point during the party a f
New Dick's Drive-In brings Kent crowds in droves
Saint Bryan hosts tonight's Evening from opening day at the newest Dick's Drive-In in Kent. If you're new to the area, you may be wondering what the big deal is. Dick's Drive-In has been serving inexpensive burgers, fries and shakes around the Seattle area since 1954.
No Penny, but Seahawks expect Baldwin back vs. 49ers
RENTON, Wash. (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks will be without one of their three running backs Sunday after rookie Rashaad Penny was ruled out with a knee injury. Penny, linebacker K.J. Wright and safety Maurice Alexander were all listed as out Friday. Another trio of key players was listed as questiona