Gig Harbor at a glance
Published: 05/24/13 17:10:10
Young Life concession stand workers at Gig Harbor Little League Fields were victims of counterfeiters early Saturday evening of last week.
Published: 05/24/13 17:11:12
After more than seven years, Gig Harbor's premiere specialty scrapbooking store is going out of business. Toadilly Scrappin', located on Kimball Drive, will tentatively close its doors at the end of June, according to mother and daughter owners, Carol Green and Stephanie Whitefield, respectively.
Published: 05/23/13 16:48:57
Mitchell Pomeroy woke up in a casualty ward. He remembers seeing a colleague missing his lower jaw, his teeth jammed upward into his face, and another whose skin was “like hamburger meat” as doctors tried to remove a wedding ring from his burned hand.
Published: 05/21/13 21:47:18
BELLEVUE – Needing two runs with only three outs left, the Peninsula Seahawks thought they had mounted a final threat against the Meadowdale Mavericks.
Published: 05/21/13 21:47:16
TACOMA — After they blew an eight-run lead against the Tahoma Bears, it would have been easy for the Gig Harbor Tides to let a victory slip from their grasp.
Published: 05/22/13 12:04:59
Published: 05/22/13 12:02:41
Monday night's final hearing on the Tacoma Narrows Bridge rate setting conducted by the state Transportation Commission was like the national anthem being played before a sporting event — a mere formality.
OFF THE WALL
Published: 05/23/13 16:21:02
No cars are allowed at the seventh annual Gig Harbor Street Scramble, which will start at 10 a.m. at Skanskie Brothers Park on Saturday. Participants must do the city-wide treasure hunt, which spreads from Uptown Gig Harbor to Gig Harbor North, under their own power, using their feet, bicycles, scooters, strollers and whatever else gets them from point to point fast enough.
Published: 05/18/13 14:09:00
The Peninsula Seahawks were on a hot streak, having won three of their four playoff games, and looked poised to reach the Class 3A state quarterfinals for the first time in seven seasons.
WATER UNDER THE BRIDGE
Published: 05/08/13 16:47:15
Random thoughts on the current Gig Harbor scene and whatever else I feel like commenting on:
Published: 05/22/13 20:09:23
Pierce County Council member Stan Flemming says he has moved from University Place to Gig Harbor so that he has the option of running for re-election in 2014.
Published: 05/21/13 09:48:17
Its official: Tolls on the Tacoma Narrows Bridge will increase 25 cents starting July 1, with another 25-cent toll increase set for July 1, 2014.
SOUTH PUGET SOUND NEWS
Published: 05/22/13 14:55:57
Published: 05/17/13 13:58:46
- Oversize truck might be cause of I-5 bridge collapse into Skagit River
- Trucker bumps I-5 bridge, sees horror behind him
- State lawmakers vote 'no' on flaws, 'yes' to photo retouching
- Quick notes on the coming roster moves — CarlosTriunfel will be joining the Mariners
- Skagit River Bridge collapse