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Dick's Drive-In Opens First South Sound Location Today
South Sound Business (12/12/18)

Toys that lead to careers
KING5 (12/10/18)

Seattle's Project Feast opens doors for immigrants and refugees to become culinary leaders
Good Food Jobs (12/04/18)

Get to know Kent's Mayor Dana Ralph
King 5 New Day Northwest (11/27/18) 

Eric's Heroes: A man making a difference, one piece of garbage at a time
KOMO News (11/14/18) 

Boeing is likely to move upwards of 1,400 jobs to Kent 
770KTTH (11/14/18)

Liam Hughes Highlighted on Janes Saves of the Week – November 13, 2018 
WHL Network (11/13/18)

From ‘glue pot to hot spot’: The Renaissance of the City of Kent 
Q13 (10/18/18)

10 years later, Thunderbirds’ move to Kent has revitalized the franchise – and city
Q13 (10/18/18)

Kent celebrates diversity: 'You're going to see people from all over the world'
Q13 (10/15/18)

As Kent grows, fire department has adapted along with community
Q13 (10/15/18)

Salumi readies huge expansion with Kent production space
Eater Seattle (10/08/18)

Reber Ranch earns top business recognition
Kent Reporter (10/01/18)

Omax breaks $100 million as it expands waterjet cutting machine business to smaller operators
Puget Sound Business Journal (9/13/18)
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Five things that will surprise you about Kent, Washington
Laura Dunning, Small Town Washington (9/09/18)

The pies have it: these bakeries serve up summer fruit creations
USA Today (8/31/18)

'Hands of Unity' - Kent artist paints a colorful, meaningful mural to share with others
Kent Reporter (8/30/18)

Kent city employees donate supplies, money to local high school
KIRO7  (8/28/18)

Green River project underway to save salmon
KING5  (8/27/18)

Kent's YMCA on target for September 2019 opening on East Hill
Kent Reporter  (8/24/18)

City of Kent accepting tourism grant applications
South Sound Business

Downey Farmstead Restoration Begins in Kent
South Sound Business

Kent's ShoWare Center shows profit for the first six months for first time
Kent Reporter (8/3/18)

Beep Ball: The sport that lets blind, visually impaired play ball                                                                                                          Q13 Fox (7/25/18)  

Popular Mexican steakhouse goes big in Kent - and Tacoma is next                                                                                                    Eater Seattle 

Jeff Bezos is said to plan to charge at least $200,000 for space rides
CNBC  (7/13/18)

From Kent to the moon: the most expensive car ever built
Crosscut (7/13/18)

City of Kent raising money for replica moon rover to honor city's past
KING5 (6/27/18)

Tide turning for Kent's accesso ShoWare arena
KIRO7 (6/13/18)

Construction has begun on high-end apartments in Kent
Puget Sound Business Journal (5/25/18)
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Washington Open begins Monday in Kent; Pro-Am raises $90K for Folds of Honor
Q13 Fox (5/20/18)

Beyond the studio: Kent, one of America's fasted growing cities
KING5 (11/08/17

Jeff Bezos-backed indoor farming startup Plenty opens 100KI square-foot facility in Seattle region
GeekWire (11/03/17)