Ted Olinger
October 1, 2016
Former U.S. Army Sgt. Edward Dvorak, 68, of Lakebay, was awarded the Silver Star by Undersecretary of the Army Patrick Murphy.


Colleen Slater
September 29, 2016
A fire-breathing dragon lurks behind the gates of the new Haunted Forest at Grand Farms on South Vaughn Road.


Ted Olinger
September 28, 2016
I was in the National Guard in ‘65 when I was still in high school. My parents signed for me.


Matthew Dean
September 28, 2016
Gig Harbor resident and state Rep. Jesse Young (R-26th) is seeking re-election after serving his first full term in the state House of Representatives.


Matthew Dean
September 28, 2016
As the general election draws near, Gig Harbor resident Larry Seaquist is preparing his campaign for state representative for the 26th Legislative District, Position 1.

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Matthew Dean
September 28, 2016
Grace Evangelical Presbyterian Church is striving to make a difference on the Key Peninsula.


Ted Olinger
September 28, 2016
The Mustard Seed Project plans to build assisted living homes for elderly residents on 5 acres of undeveloped property in Key Center and create a gathering place for the community at large in the former Roadhouse restaurant building directly across the street at 9016 154th Ave.


Ted Olinger
September 28, 2016
The Flavors of Fall fundraiser has been a tradition at the Key Peninsula Civic Center in Vaughn for a long time.

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The Shellfish Partners
September 28, 2016
Do you really know what happens when you flush? If your septic system is in good working condition, the waste in your toilet bowl flows to your underground septic tank.

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Staff Report
September 28, 2016
Two advisory votes will appear on the statewide general election ballot this fall allowing Washingtonians to express their support or opposition to revenue measures approved earlier this year by the Legislature.


Irene Torres
September 28, 2016
Joseph “Joe” Barrow describes his art group as “a great gang, loving art.”


Irene Torres
September 28, 2016
The hiring committee for the Red Barn had just two weeks to find a replacement when the former executive director Laura Condon’s husband was transferred to Texas.


Karen Lovett
September 28, 2016
Local author Leslie Bratspis’s third self-published novel is hot off the press.


Karen Lovett
September 28, 2016
Ivan the gorilla was a familiar beloved attraction at the B & I shopping center in Tacoma for 27 years.


Sara Thompson
September 28, 2016
Savana Oberts, 26, of Lakebay, is a pioneer. She didn’t set out to be one, but in August she became the first adult in the Pacific Northwest to receive a liver/pancreas/small intestine transplant.


Sara Thompson
September 28, 2016
Jim Lynch, best-selling Olympia-based author of such books as “Against the Wind” and “The Highest Tide,” will share his insights as the featured speaker and in a workshop at the Write in the Harbor Conference sponsored by Tacoma Community College in Gig Harbor Nov. 4 and 5.