Gig Harbor HEADLINES
For 14 years, Betty Vasquez has sold her Peruvian specialties at farmers markets from Gig Harbor to Kingston. Next month, shes taking her recipes tamales, ceviche, quinoa and anticuchos to a brick-and-mortar location.
Pierce County sheriffs detectives are investigating the death of a man found this morning outside the Fox Island Grocery as a homicide.
Gig Harbor firefighters put out a blaze reported about 12:30 p.m. Wednesday in Trillium Park.
A Gig Harbor man returned home today to find bright orange flames dancing behind the windows of his front door.
Tacoma's Franciscan Health System has opened a new women's health clinic to serve Key Peninsula patients
The Peninsula School District is hosting a series of community forums to solicit community feedback in the wake of the recent failure of the district’s $50 million capital levy.
Luis Barker hired gun, convicted murderer and 39-year-old father of two said it was all a mistake, a reckless plan gone wrong.
An overheated furnace prompted the evacuation of a Gig Harbor church this morning, according to Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One.
Brandon Bird's attorney files a motion to dismiss the case against his client, saying the evidence does not support the charge.
Chris Greenley was shaking when police stopped him, but he denied being involved in the robbery of a pizza shop near Gig Harbor.
Paul Sweeney is sentenced to perform 80 hours of community service after pleading guilty to second-degree animal cruelty.
Peninsula High School is holding a Coats for Kids drive this week.
A 37-year-old man who was shot after he walked into a man's home without permission will be arraigned on a felony charge of residential burglary when he's released from the hospital, court records show.
A controversial ordinance increasing the building height for businesses located in the waterfront commercial zone of downtown Gig Harbor was approved this week by the City Council.
Peninsula High School was placed on lockdown for a half hour this morning after school authorities received word from students that one student might have a weapon on campus, according to a message sent by school principal Tim Winter to parents.
Gig Harbor police are asking for the publics help in identifying two people suspected of stealing a wallet and withdrawing more than $20,000.
A man who accepted $10,000 from a Gig Harbor woman to kill her son-in-law pleaded guilty Tuesday to second-degree murder.
On the floor of the council chamber sat 1,510 Styrofoam cubes. Ten were red, 1500 were white. Throughout public comment, the chain of squares sat in front of the council.
They dont expect the Hilton, said the inmates crammed into a cell at the states womens prison at Purdy, but a little elbow room would be nice.
A 37-year-old man shot by a Gig Harbor-area homeowner remained hospitalized Friday for treatment of his wound, the Pierce County Sheriffs Department said.
An 86-year-old Gig Harbor woman was taken into custody Thursday night after firing a shotgun at several neighboring homes, according to the Pierce County Sheriffs Department.
A 24-year-old woman died Thursday after losing control of her SUV and crashing into a tree in Lakebay, authorities said.
"Girl Rising" tells the stories of the girls from nine countries: Sierra Leone, Haiti, Ethiopia, Afghanistan, Peru, Egypt, Nepal, India and Cambodia. Monday's screening in Gig Harbor was organized by Scott Smalling, a Gig Harbor native and local philanthropist.
A Gig Harbor-area homeowner Thursday shot and wounded a stranger he said was trying to enter his home without permission, deputies reported.
The burger diner Lunchbox Laboratory is a nod to an era when Mork and Mindy inspired our clothing and Fonzie-isms entered our vernacular. Retro lunchboxes and 60s-70s themed toys rule the dining room. Theres a picture of the Six Million Dollar Man on the menu. Tang appears on the menu as an actual beverage option.
Gig Harbor's Donkey Creek project was officially dedicated Wednesday morning. Speakers included Gig Harbor Mayor Chuck Hunter, council members Steve Ekberg and Tim Payne, former Congressman Norm Dicks, Frank Ruffo of the Harbor History Museum, Lindsey Johnson of Harbor WildWatch and members of the Puyallup Tribe.
Some lanes of state Route 16 over the eastbound Tacoma Narrows Bridge will close overnight Wednesday for annual maintenance on tolling equipment, according to the state Department of Transportation.
An elderly woman pleaded not guilty to vehicular homicide Monday, related to a May 25 crash that killed a motorcyclist in Gig Harbor.
The Gig Harbor Film Festival takes on a military theme this year during its annual run that features 70 independent films, 20 filmmakers and The Bionic Woman.
Pierce Transits board voted unanimously Monday to continue a trolley service after a trial run proved popular this summer and met the agencys ridership and revenue goals.
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