Steve Hunter

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
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
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
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
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
Fatal ride: Report details summer collision with Kent Police SUV

Fatal ride: Report details summer collision with Kent Police SUV

Motorcyclist hit 76 mph in 35 mph zone on East Hill

Fatal ride: Report details summer collision with Kent Police SUV
Kent teen receives four-year sentence for police officer’s murder

Kent teen receives four-year sentence for police officer’s murder

Garcia, 17, will be released when he turns 21 in 2023

Kent teen receives four-year sentence for police officer’s murder
Kent’s ShoWare Center losses hit $852K through third quarter

Kent’s ShoWare Center losses hit $852K through third quarter

Arena trying to recover from rough start to 2019

Kent’s ShoWare Center losses hit $852K through third quarter
Puget Sound Fire pays $100,000 to grandmother to settle arson arrest lawsuit

Puget Sound Fire pays $100,000 to grandmother to settle arson arrest lawsuit

Suit claimed arson investigator accused the wrong person in 2016 Dollar Store fire

Puget Sound Fire pays $100,000 to grandmother to settle arson arrest lawsuit
Kent man charged with murder in cold case

Kent man charged with murder in cold case

Burien woman went missing in 1998

Kent man charged with murder in cold case
Senate inquiry finds no evidence of sexist, racist remarks as alleged by Das

Senate inquiry finds no evidence of sexist, racist remarks as alleged by Das

Kent senator accused fellow Democratic Caucus members in June

Senate inquiry finds no evidence of sexist, racist remarks as alleged by Das
Sound Transit to rent warehouse space in Kent for light rail projects

Sound Transit to rent warehouse space in Kent for light rail projects

Mainly a storage facility for parts, supplies for Northgate, Bellevue extensions

Sound Transit to rent warehouse space in Kent for light rail projects
State Senate to conduct inquiry into public comments by Mona Das

State Senate to conduct inquiry into public comments by Mona Das

District 47 senator claimed racism, sexism present at Democratic caucus meetings

State Senate to conduct inquiry into public comments by Mona Das
Sound Transit seeks $790 million federal grant for light rail extension

Sound Transit seeks $790 million federal grant for light rail extension

To help pay for project from SeaTac through Kent to Federal Way

Sound Transit seeks $790 million federal grant for light rail extension
DNA Under Girl’s Fingernail Leads to Attempted Kidnapping Charge

DNA Under Girl’s Fingernail Leads to Attempted Kidnapping Charge

Teen scratched man’s face after he forced her into vehicle near Kent

DNA Under Girl’s Fingernail Leads to Attempted Kidnapping Charge
Daron Morris

Should the 16-Year-Old Be Charged with Murder in the Death of Officer Moreno?

King County Prosecutor Candidate Daron Morris says no and thinks the Kent teen should not be tried as an adult.

Daron Morris
Kent Adds ‘Chief’ to Robert E. Lee Police Building Name

Kent Adds ‘Chief’ to Robert E. Lee Police Building Name

In a ceremony last week, city officials left no doubt about who the building is named after.

Kent Adds ‘Chief’ to Robert E. Lee Police Building Name
Vicki Schmitz stands next to the city of Kent building named after her father Robert E. Lee, a former Kent Police chief. Photo by Steve Hunter

Why the Robert E. Lee Memorial Building in Kent Won’t Be Changing Its Name

The home of the Kent Police Department isn’t named after the Confederate general, but the former police chief that the building is dedicated to was.

Vicki Schmitz stands next to the city of Kent building named after her father Robert E. Lee, a former Kent Police chief. Photo by Steve Hunter

The Kent City Council Bans Safe Drug Sites, but Allows Room for Reversal

Unlike other King County cities that have passed similar ordinances, the Kent vote was neither unanimous nor permanent.