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June 27, 2016
On May 15th, 1841 the Charles Wilkes expedition identified Gig Harbor as the gateway to the Olympic Peninsula after establishing with their survey gig, the Porpoise, that the bay was too small for a ship but just right for a gig.



June 23, 2016
Local drinkers can raise a glass to the expansion at the Key Center Food Market.


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June 1, 2016
June 2016 full issue



May 29, 2016
The original Vaughn High School, constructed in stages beginning in 1906, had come to the end of its serviceable life by 1955.



May 28, 2016
KPMS seventh grader Bobbi Worden won first place in the seventh- and eighth-grade photography category in the Pierce County Library System's 20th annual teen writing and art contest, Our Own Expressions, in May.



May 28, 2016
The National League of American Pen Women (NLAPW) last month appointed local writer and former Key Peninsula News editor, Rodika Tollefson, as editor-in-chief of The Pen Woman magazine, its quarterly membership publication.


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May 28, 2016
Local business owners say goodbye.


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May 28, 2016
Dude, here's your internet.


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May 28, 2016
The Dr. Penrose Guild was honored Feb. 29 at a dedication ceremony for its contribution to the construction of a new wing of surgical and pediatric intensive care units at Mary Bridge Children's Hospital in Tacoma.



May 28, 2016
Lakebay resident Jeff Harris visited Cuba for the first time in February to determine the feasibility of a community development project on behalf of the Gig Harbor Rotary Club's International Committee and the Olson Foundation, which he serves as president.


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May 28, 2016
Another season of transformation is upon us.



May 28, 2016
Call from "Not Provided"



May 28, 2016
Cheyenne Anderson, 20, of Vaughn, has set her eye on a goal.


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May 28, 2016
Every year, just before Labor Day, 5-year-olds around the country look forward to their first day of school. But what if that first day comes when you’re 17?



May 28, 2016
With the resignation of the previous pastor of the Key Peninsula Lutheran Church, the church council moved quickly to find a replacement.


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May 28, 2016
One summer night.


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May 28, 2016
I Wauna call it home.



May 28, 2016
Drivers have grown accustomed to road construction signs just north of the Longbranch Marina.



May 28, 2016
In 2013, a 46-acre parcel of land at the head of Filucy Bay was on the market. A neighbor, who loves the area, feared that a buyer might decide to log it.



May 28, 2016
Fans celebrated the publication of Dale Goodvin’s first book last month with a reception at Blend Wine Shop in Key Center.