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Jayce Randall taught his 9-year-old nephew Donovan Best how to play baseball and badminton, but he drove drunk one night in March and killed the boy.
A Gig Harbor man believed to be the states leading downloader of child pornography told investigators hes struggled with the addiction for years and is grateful not to hide it anymore, according to court records.
Kids have probably been bullying each other since prehistoric days. But cave children didn’t have text messaging, social media and the World Wide Web to harass each other. Those technologies have added new dimensions — and dangers — to growing up in the 21st century.
A Gig Harbor man accused of being the states leading downloader of child pornography was arrested this morning, according to the Washington State Patrol.
The weather has lost its authority over vendors and customers as the Gig Harbor Farmers Market prepares to open an indoor location from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturdays. The market will open this weekend at the former Peninsula Gardens building, 5503 Wollochet Drive NW.
Janice Bryants day starts earlier than most peoples she wakes up at 4 a.m., fixes a cup of tea and then its off to the shed where Kaukiki Farms all-terrain vehicle is kept.
A 71-year-old woman has been charged with vehicular homicide in connection with a May 25 crash near Gig Harbor that killed a motorcyclist.
Weather won’t be a factor for vendors as the Gig Harbor Farmers’ Market prepares to open an indoor location from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays. The market will open Oct. 5 at the former Peninsula Gardens building, 5503 Wollochet Drive.
A man fell off the Tacoma Narrows Bridge on Friday, Washington State Patrol Trooper Guy Gill said.
Some of state Senate candidate Jan Angels biggest campaign contributors recently received a letter from a local Republican offering them a way for you to give more than the state maximum donation.
The Washington State Patrol is looking for witnesses to a hit-and-run collision that hurt a man Tuesday night in Gig Harbor
A dilapidated ferry dock on the north side of Fox Island dating back to Puget Sound’s historic Mosquito Fleet is being removed as part of a state cleanup.
Ammar Mannaa spent more than 20 years steadily building business at Mediterranean Palace, his tiny restaurant stand in Freighthouse Square near the Tacoma Dome. In less than a year, hes expanded his business not once, but twice. His latest venture, Gig Harbors Ikonos, is an acquisition, rather than a build-from-scratch restaurant like Ammars Mediterranean Grill, which he opened in December near the Dome.
The cross town rivalry between the Gig Harbor Tides and the Peninsula High school Seahawks brought thousands of fans to Roy Anderson Field Friday night for the annual football game.
Jayce Randall faces more than six years in prison when he's sentenced next month for vehicular homicide.
Citizens crammed City Hall during the first Gig Harbor City Council meeting since July, a result of controversy over proposed zoning changes in the downtown business and waterfront commercial districts.
From sailboat masts to historic net sheds, the picturesque setting of Gig Harbor’s waterfront is paramount to the vitality of downtown. But if the City Council approves new height regulations Monday, many residents are worried that setting could be diminished.
One month after graduating from Peninsula High School, 18-year-old Megan Blunk made a spur-of-the-moment decision and hopped on the back of a motorcycle driven by “my best friend’s boyfriend’s friend.”
Peninsula Light Co. believes a power outage affecting 24,000 residences in the Key Peninsula and Gig Harbor areas Thursday night may have been caused by lightening hitting a transmission light, spokesman Jonathan White said.
Drunken driving arrests in Pierce County were down from last year over the Labor Day weekend, according to the Washington Traffic Safety Commission.
A Pierce County man drowned Sunday evening while swimming at Lake Cushman in Mason County.
Fresh from mid-morning recess in the August sunshine, a group of 17 pre-kindergarten students needed a gentle reminder that it was time to focus.
Afghan security forces are increasingly in control of their country and setting conditions for the safe drawdown of U.S. troops over the next year, two Puget Sound congressmen said Saturday after returning from trips to Kabul this week.
Aside from a thicket of trees and a sidewalk, there’s not much to see on the site of what could become the Gig Harbor area’s newest school building.
Prosecutors say they don't have enough evidence to charge J.R. Child in a killing in Gig Harbor last year but say investigation is continuing.
A minor earthquake struck near Gig Harbor this afternoon, according to the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network.
A man suspected of taking part in a 2012 killing is ordered jailed while prosecutors make a case against him.
Small-boat enthusiasts took to the water Saturday as part of a free messabout hosted by the Gig Harbor BoatShop and the Puget Sound chapter of the Traditional Small Craft Association.
The Washington State Court of Appeals has upheld a Pierce County jurys verdict that awarded $2.2 million in damages to a Gig Harbor woman who was mauled by her neighbors pit bulls nearly six years ago.
The late “3 Fingered Jack” Miller touched many people in many ways, but all of them agree on one thing: Jack was a colorful character.
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