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King County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrest man after I-5 standoff in Kent

King County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrest man after I-5 standoff in Kent

Incident began in Issaquah early Tuesday morning

King County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrest man after I-5 standoff in Kent
6 deaths so far in Kent, 4 in Renton, 3 in Auburn from COVID-19

6 deaths so far in Kent, 4 in Renton, 3 in Auburn from COVID-19

Latest King County results from Public Health—Seattle & King County

6 deaths so far in Kent, 4 in Renton, 3 in Auburn from COVID-19
Amazon says its taking ‘extreme measures to ensure the safety of employees’ at Kent site

Amazon says its taking ‘extreme measures to ensure the safety of employees’ at Kent site

Fulfillment Center employee tested positive for COVID-19; facility remains open

Amazon says its taking ‘extreme measures to ensure the safety of employees’ at Kent site
A 3-year-old boy suffered serious injuries as a passenger in this car that crashed early Monday along Interstate 5 in Kent. COURTESY PHOTO, State Patrol

3-year-old boy seriously injured in Kent crash

Single-car wreck along Interstate 5 early Monday morning

A 3-year-old boy suffered serious injuries as a passenger in this car that crashed early Monday along Interstate 5 in Kent. COURTESY PHOTO, State Patrol
City of Kent loses third attempt to halt King County quarantine facility

City of Kent loses third attempt to halt King County quarantine facility

Judge rules city permits not needed for emergency use of former motel, but will be for future plans

City of Kent loses third attempt to halt King County quarantine facility
FAQ about enforcement of Governor’s Executive Order | State Patrol
FAQ about enforcement of Governor’s Executive Order | State Patrol
State unemployment insurance applications jump 843 percent over previous week

State unemployment insurance applications jump 843 percent over previous week

133,464 new claims due to COVID-19 related layoffs

State unemployment insurance applications jump 843 percent over previous week
Muckleshoot Casino in Auburn extends closure through at least April 14

Muckleshoot Casino in Auburn extends closure through at least April 14

Tribe had hoped for March 31 reopening

Muckleshoot Casino in Auburn extends closure through at least April 14
Former Kent pro soccer team owner to face Kirkland rape charge

Former Kent pro soccer team owner to face Kirkland rape charge

Dion Earl extradited from Arizona while doing time for sexual assault

Former Kent pro soccer team owner to face Kirkland rape charge
Sound Transit to temporarily reduce service on light rail, Sounder trains

Sound Transit to temporarily reduce service on light rail, Sounder trains

New schedules reflect greatly reduced demand, anticipated staffing shortages.

Sound Transit to temporarily reduce service on light rail, Sounder trains
Westfield Southcenter mall in Tukwila closes because of coronavirus

Westfield Southcenter mall in Tukwila closes because of coronavirus

Reopening date remains to be determined

Westfield Southcenter mall in Tukwila closes because of coronavirus
Amazon donates $50,000 in supplies to Kent facility for COVID-19 response

Amazon donates $50,000 in supplies to Kent facility for COVID-19 response

Site of former Econo Lodge motel | VIDEO

Amazon donates $50,000 in supplies to Kent facility for COVID-19 response
King County COVID-19 deaths increase by 10 to 56

King County COVID-19 deaths increase by 10 to 56

Number of county cases up 44 to 562

King County COVID-19 deaths increase by 10 to 56
City leaders upset at county’s plan for quarantine facility in Kent | Update

City leaders upset at county’s plan for quarantine facility in Kent | Update

King County releases details about purchase of Econo Lodge

City leaders upset at county’s plan for quarantine facility in Kent | Update
Shots fired Tuesday on Kent’s West Hill leads to temporary lockdown at two schools | Update
Shots fired Tuesday on Kent’s West Hill leads to temporary lockdown at two schools | Update
Sound Transit wants ideas for light rail station names in Kent, Federal Way

Sound Transit wants ideas for light rail station names in Kent, Federal Way

Two public meetings planned for November.

Sound Transit wants ideas for light rail station names in Kent, Federal Way
Sister seeks safer Kent intersection where brother was killed

Sister seeks safer Kent intersection where brother was killed

Pedestrians in fear crossing Reith Road.

Sister seeks safer Kent intersection where brother was killed
Artwork plan in progress for Kent, Federal Way light rail stations

Artwork plan in progress for Kent, Federal Way light rail stations

Sound Transit selects artists for $3 million project.

Artwork plan in progress for Kent, Federal Way light rail stations
Federal Way light rail extension gets $100 million federal grant

Federal Way light rail extension gets $100 million federal grant

Project to go through Kent from SeaTac

Federal Way light rail extension gets $100 million federal grant
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Kent city jail to house inmates from Federal Way

Cities near agreement for at least five spaces per day by end of year

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