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Throw the records out. It’s Fish Bowl week for Gig Harbor, Peninsula  The News Tribune

Just from looking at the records of Peninsula and Gig Harbor high school, you might assume this year's Fish Bowl will be an easy win for the Seahawks.

They were the most dominant cross country team Gig Harbor has ever seen. Where are they now?  The News Tribune

They were the most successful cross country team Gig Harbor High School has ever seen — and quite possibly, the best team the state has ever seen. The 2013 ...

36 Peninsula schools seniors recognized for their achievements as Students of Distinction  The News Tribune

Congratulations to the 2018 Students of Distinction! The annual event recognizes outstanding high school achievement by 36 graduating seniors in the ...

She posted online about a suicide pact. Now Gig Harbor authorities try to dispel the rumor  The News Tribune

Gig Harbor Police and Key Peninsula Fire Station officials worked to dispel rumors of a suicide pact among local high school students that were circulating on ...

Key Peninsula Voters Tank Peninsula Schools Bond Measure  Gig Harbor, WA Patch

Peninsula Schools Bond Measure Fails - Gig Harbor, WA - Almost no voting precincts west of Henderson Bay voted in favor of the Peninsula School District ...

She wanted a place to belong, so she created Gig Harbor's first pride event  The News Tribune

Gig Harbor teen hosts Gig Harbor Pride Picnic, the first LGBT Pride event in the city.

Say yes to school bonds in Peninsula, Bethel and Yelm - and no to unfair state supermajority law  Tacoma News Tribune

We strongly urge Peninsula, Bethel and Yelm residents to support their schools on Feb. 12. But it's inexcusable that the majority of voters in those communities ...

Capital High School Volleyball Sinks the Gig Harbor Tides  ThurstonTalk

The defending 3A State Champion Capital High School women's volleyball team defeated the visiting Gig Harbor High School three sets to none September 20 ...

Peninsula Schools Bond Measure A Hair Shy Of Passing  Gig Harbor, WA Patch

Peninsula Bond Measure A Hair Shy Of Passing - Gig Harbor, WA - The $220 million measure was less than 2 percentage points from passing with about 100 ...

Peninsula teachers still waiting for salary negotiations  The News Tribune

With school starting Aug. 29, Peninsula School District teachers face busy classes and cramped spaces with no official salary.

Gig Harbor July 4th Fireworks, Parades & More: 2018 Guide  Gig Harbor, WA Patch

Guide To 2018 July 4th Fireworks, Parades - Gig Harbor, WA - Find fireworks shows, parades, and other Independence Day 2018 events happening around ...

After yet another copper wire theft, Gig Harbor athletic director left wondering what else can be done  The News Tribune

After being hit with another copper wire theft on the school's upper fields in late March, Gig Harbor athletic director Bob Werner and district officials are left ...

Gig Harbor police reports for the week of Aug. 30  The News Tribune

Reports provided by the Gig Harbor Police Department.

Gig Harbor shows improvement in annual state crime report  The News Tribune

Gig Harbor police chief Kelly Busey is feeling optimistic about the path his police force is taking after seeing state crime numbers that reflect well on the Gig ...

Gig Harbor resident Sanders first local drafted by Seattle Thunderbirds hockey team  The News Tribune

Gig Harbor resident Mekai Sanders was drafted by the Seattle Thunderbirds hockey team in Kent.

Newly appointed Peninsula School District leaders say they’re ready to tackle big issues  The News Tribune

The Peninsula School District Board of Directors swore in Art Jarvis as interim superintendent and Lori Glover as new director. They have a lot on their plate after ...

High school swim coach tossed around sexual innuendos. Then he got suspended.  The Olympian

Gig Harbor High School head swim coach Mike Kelly was placed on paid administrative leave in January after allegations he sexually harassed a female athlete ...

Food baskets bring the makings of a Thanksgiving families deserve  The News Tribune

The Gig Harbor Basket Brigade will deliver baskets of donated food for the needy before Thanksgiving.

Local group becomes school bond’s official opposition  The News Tribune

Responsible Taxation of Citizens claims companies get preference if they donate to local “yes” group, district says otherwise.

Peninsula Schools bond is failing by less than 2 percent of the required vote  The News Tribune

After months of campaigns, tours, meetings and public outreach, the Peninsula School District's $220-million bond proposal was looking to be denied by ...

His parents were some of the best track talent the state has ever seen. Now this Gig Harbor star wants to...  The News Tribune

Gig Harbor High School track star Jurrian Hering has some good genes to work with. His parents, Todd and Seville, were high school track stars in the early ...

Local politicians have ideas, no concrete plans, for Purdy Bridge alternatives  The News Tribune

Councilman Derek Young and Rep. Jesse Young talk traffic on the Key Peninsula.

Gig Harbor High School graduation class of 2016  Kitsap Sun

The Gig Harbor High School graduating class of 2016 seniors include: A-B. Daniel Agee, Davis Alexander, Cameron Allen, Dawson Allen, Steven Allen, Tanner ...

'I was heartbroken': Sisters sue Issaquah school district for the harassment they endured after rape  Seattle PI

When she started out at Skyline High School in Sammamish, she loved school. S.S., whose name is concealed to protect her privacy, describes herself as a "big ...

Peninsula School District board generates itemized cost list for proposed bond funds  The News Tribune

After announcing during a special meeting that April's proposed bond measure would be set for $220 million, the Peninsula School District's Board of Directors ...

Flying antiques over Gig Harbor: Duo plans to open vintage plane display hangar  The Olympian

Bob Juranich and Bob Johnson are working toward opening the Point Fosdick Antique Airplane Hangar in September at the Tacoma Narrows Airport to display ...

1996 Gig Harbor High boys basketball team to celebrate 20th anniversary of state title  The News Tribune

Players and their families will host a 20th anniversary celebration of the 1996 Gig Harbor High state boys basketball title at the Gig Harbor High School gym from ...

Gig Harbor Holiday Events Schedule Released

Here Are All The Gig Harbor Holiday Events - Gig Harbor, WA - Gig Harbor has enough holiday events lined up this season to satisfy even Santa Claus.

Car prowler(s) on the loose all over Gig Harbor  The News Tribune

Gig Harbor police are on the lookout for whoever's responsible for a string of vehicle prowls that started June 26. An officer dispatched to the first report went to ...

Gig Harbor football coach Aaron Chantler resigns  The News Tribune

Aaron Chantler, a graduate of Wilson High School and a former assistant coach there, led Gig Harbor to four consecutive state appearances in five years as Gig ...

Gig Harbor police reports for the week of May 24  The News Tribune

A roundup of reports from the Gig Harbor police department.

How good is Gig Harbor’s Brynna Maxwell? One of the best in the country, evidently  The News Tribune

Just how good is Gig Harbor junior guard Brynna Maxwell? The 66th-best player in the entire country, according to's 2019 Top 100 list.

Issaquah school sued for protecting football players after sexual assault  Crosscut

"In Issaquah, football is God.” So begins a lawsuit filed in King County Superior Court on Thursday on behalf of two sisters. The incidents at the heart of the suit ...

City signs contract to purchase ‘crown jewel of Gig Harbor’  The News Tribune

Mayor Kit Kuhn signed a purchase agreement of $2.5 million for controversial Haub property in hopes to preserves the trees.

LGBT youth group creates safe haven for teens on Key Peninsula  The News Tribune

The Oasis Youth Group, a nonprofit LGBT organization in Tacoma, has organized a weekly group meetup for LGBT teens on the peninsula.

Gig Harbor police reports for the week of May 31  The News Tribune

May 18 - A Gig Harbor police officer was contacted by a city employee saying copper wire had been stolen from a city work project. The employee said two ...

Hundreds In Puget Sound Participate In National School Walkout  Seattle, WA Patch

School Walkouts Underway In Puget Sound - Seattle, WA - From Garfield High School in Seattle to Gig Harbor High School, students around the region ...

Longtime football coaches Fairhart, Clegg join forces at Gig Harbor  The News Tribune

New Gig Harbor High School football coach George Fairhart has plenty of coaching experience, having been the head coach at Eatonville High School for 24 ...

Peninsula School District to ask for $220 million from voters on April bond measure  The News Tribune

After voting in December to place a bond measure on the April 24 ballot, the Peninsula School District's board of directors chose last week to set the bond ...

Gig Harbor, Peninsula share more than football rivalry  The News Tribune

Two teams. One community. That's how Ross Filkins and Aaron Chantler describe high school football in the Gig Harbor/Key Peninsula area. “I think (Filkins) ...

Prep Zone: Gig Harbor's Stephanie Cox

From 2006 to 2013 former Seattle Reign FC star Stephanie Cox played for the US National soccer team. She won a gold medal and a national championship at ...

From Gig Harbor to Rock & Roll Hall of Fame: Q&A with Pearl Jam’s Dave Krusen  The News Tribune

Dave Krusen is a Gig Harbor native, a founding member of Pearl Jam and a recent inductee to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Krusen was the band's original ...

2016 Student of Distinction: Riley Paul  The News Tribune

Riley Paul is a top scholar and athlete who is passionate about servant leadership. She has a long list of community *service* and leadership projects and has ...

Bob Werner Tapped as Gig Harbors New Athletic Director

Gig Harbor, WA - Bob Werner, who has been an active member in the local youth programs, will replace Gig Harbor High School's former athletic director Dale ...

It’s time for them to retire. 90-year old power poles in Henderson Bay to be replaced  The News Tribune

Tacoma Power will be working in Henderson Bay and Burley Lagoon to remove four in-water towers which provide electricity to Key Peninsula and Tacoma ...

Peninsula beats Gig Harbor in Fish Bowl, 31-21  The News Tribune

Peninsula beat Gig Harbor in the 39th Fish Bowl game, 31-21 thanks to a big second half.

Gig Harbor's much-loved holiday events are here  Tacoma Daily News

Gig Harbor will be decking the halls (and the light poles and the parks) mid-month in preparation for a full calendar of holiday events in this beautiful waterfront ...

New Councilman Hutchins ready to give back to community that helped shape him  The News Tribune

Spencer Hutchins has wanted to find a way to give back to the community he grew up in and where he moved his family to after college. Now, as Gig Harbor's ...

Abandoned boats have littered Henderson Bay for years. Are their days finally numbered?  The News Tribune

Pierce County has begun working with the state to remove abandoned boats in Henderson Bay.

South Sound students join national walkout, urge stronger gun laws  The News Tribune

Students across the South Sound joined a nationwide class walkout Wednesday in an effort to generate support for stronger gun-control legislation.

Here's who is running for state District 26, county, judge positions  The News Tribune

Over 20 candidates from Legislative District No. 26 filed to run in the upcoming Pierce County August primary.

PSD bilingual students earn credit for native language  The News Tribune

A recent test recognized 31 Peninsula School District bilingual high school students — and offered school credit — for their literacy in their native language.

Gig Harbor women want to make a promise to lead by example  The News Tribune

After witnessing her teenage daughter suffer from bullying in high school, Gig Harbor mom Diane Stefanowicz decided she wanted to make a difference in how ...

UPDATED: Gig Harbor Student Killed in Car Crash

Gig Harbor, WA - David Haas, a student at Gig Harbor High School, was killed in a car accident Tuesday night.

PenMet Parks designates Gig Harbor park as future site of athletic field complex  The News Tribune

An agreement between the Peninsula Metropolitan Parks District and Harbor Soccer Club would transform a 38-acre forested park in unincorporated Gig Harbor ...

Gig Harbor twins embrace life on monster truck circuit  The News Tribune

It was common knowledge inside Tyler and Travis Groth's social circles on Fox Island and while attending Gig Harbor High School that if you were having ...

Peninsula High coaches construct touching memorial for late diving coach Litsch

Peninsula High swim coach Craig Brown and others constructed a touching memorial to late diving coach Liz Litsch.

Two dozen-plus things to do in and around Tacoma this weekend and next  The News Tribune

Arts, music, theater and events around the area you won't want to miss.

Peninsula School District Graduates  Kitsap Sun

Three highs school in Peninsula School District graduate seniors.

Gig Harbor Seniors Fill Hallway With 12,000 Balloons

Gig Harbor, WA - The Gig Harbor High School seniors filled the entire downstairs with 12000 blue balloons Wednesday night.

Oldest kayaker in town has lived quite the adventure-filled life  The News Tribune

At 80 years old, Bee Dietz is the oldest member of the Gig Harbor Canoe and Kayak Race Team. She recently competed with the team at the USA Sprint Canoe ...

From sea to shining sea, Gig Harbor marathoner has nearly seen it all  The News Tribune

Gig Harbor resident Tami Christensen's goal, which she set for herself 15 years ago, has been to run a marathon in every single state in the United States, along ...

Fox Island fair sets the standard for small-town gatherings  The News Tribune

Saturday was the first time I've attended the Fox Island FICRA Fair. What a huge delightful surprise. I use the word “huge” advisedly. The area surrounding the ...

BULLPEN: Gig Harbor resident and former MLB player Hatteberg has embraced community  The News Tribune

Former professional baseball player Scott Hatteberg probably didn't imagine soccer would be a huge part of his life. He probably also didn't imagine he would ...

JaQuori McLaughlin Picks UW: A Teammates Perspective  Emerald City Swagger

Written by a former teammate of JaQuori McLaughlin, UW commit. Read for first hand knowledge on McClaughlin that you can't get anywhere else!

Local leaders discuss opioid epidemic in Pierce County  The News Tribune

City leaders, police departments, firefighter, congressmen and county leaders congregated on Friday morning to discuss one of the biggest issues facing Pierce ...

Key Pen Parks puts finishing touches on Phase 1 of Gateway Park  The News Tribune

With spring finally starting to come around, Key Peninsula and Gig Harbor residents have been flocking to Gateway Park on state Highway 302, just west of 94th ...

Brix 25 restaurant’s new location under false scrutiny by neighbors  The News Tribune

A rebuttal to “Millville District, Council discusses closing times,” in the Jan. 25 issue of the Gateway.

Soldier knocks out girlfriend, leaves baby on side of road, flees police, officers say  The News Tribune

A Joint Base Lewis-McChord soldier punched out his girlfriend, left her 6-month-old child on the side of the road and led police on a chase Tuesday night ...

Key Peninsula residents developing action plan for Great Cascadia Earthquake

Concerned Key Peninsula residents are making an action plan to prepare for the worst.

Cutters Point flagship store receives update, expansion  The News Tribune

After 21 years in business, the Cutters Point flagship store is getting a facelift — and some breathing room.

Celebrate Khalsa Day with thousands of Sikhs. Free food and turbans included  The News Tribune

Thousands of Sikhs will celebrate Khalsa Day at Showare Center in Renton.

Funny Senior Pranks 2013: Students Fill High School Hallway With Balloons (PHOTOS)  Huffington Post

Seniors at Gig Harbor High School, WA, filled the school hallways with 12000 blue balloons this week. Check out awesome photos from the prank, below,...

Plenty of fun to be had for all ages as Halloween approaches  The News Tribune

Halloween Party and Costume Contest Includes-beer tasting, costume contest entry and voting rights, and raffle entry. 25 percent of all admission sales will be ...

Derrick Platt, Yelm High School Dominate SSC Wrestling Championships  ThurstonTalk

The SSC Wrestling Championships on Feb. 2 showcased the strength and depth of the Yelm wrestling team. Timberline and North Thurston also advanced.

Fathoms O' Fun season kicks off with fundraiser  Kitsap Daily News

By Sara Miller. Kitsap News Group. Port Orchard's Fathoms O' Fun season, themed “I've Got the Magic in Me,” is now underway. The venerable community ...

Area Talent Takes Home Gold at Seaside Beach Volleyball Tournament  ThurstonTalk

Beach volleyball talent from Thurston County heated up the sand at this summer's Seasid Beach Volleyball Tournament bringing home gold.

Dave 'Coyote' Benedict dies at 74  Yakima Herald-Republic

YAKIMA, Wash. -- He wrote — on a piece of paper, a table top or maybe a napkin — “Coyote was here,” in every bar or tavern he went to.

A day in the life of Tacoma Mall

The mall is more than a collection of stores and restaurants. It's the town square of Tacoma.

Grab your tissues: Reign defender Stephanie Cox announces her retirement  Sounder At Heart

Cox, a long-time USWNT and Reign defender, hangs up her boots and will become coach of the Gig Harbor women's high school team.

After a seismic week, what's next for Seattle Seahawks as free agency begins?  The News Tribune

Free agency begins Monday with the “legal tampering period” of teams being allowed to talk to unrestricted free agents. The market opens Wednesday. Seattle ...

Tacoma Pierce County Junior Soccer Association: Youth Soccer in the South Sound

By Margo Greenman. tags logo For people living in the Pacific Northwest, the world's most popular sport is also a way of life. With a pro team like Seattle ...

Meet Portland State's 2016 football recruiting class: Vikings add 16 on National Signing Day

The Portland State Vikings recruiting class includes six Oregon high school players and 10 defensive players.

River Ridge, North Thurston Cheer Squads Shine in State Competition  ThurstonTalk

Two North Thurston Public Schools teams - River Ridge and North Thurston - recorded top marks at a recent state cheerleading competition.

Padres Finalize 2017 Draft Class  NBC 7 San Diego

The Padres finished their 2017 MLB Draft class with 30 more selections on Wednesday. Once again the theme was strength up the middle of the diamond.

Oakes is named as Cheney Police Department's 2014 Officer of the Year  Cheney Free Press

Cheney Police Officer Chris Oakes has been named the department's 2014 Officer of the Year. Oakes was one of five Police Department officers.

Best Boys Teams All-Time At Nike Cross Nationals

The best boys programs in the history of Nike Cross Nationals taking the top 7 runners\' performances from each school at all past 12 NXN races then scoring as ...

Colorado Rockies: The Complete 2016 Draft Picks  FanSided

A quick look at each player the Colorado Rockies chose in this year's draft, as well as a complete listing of all of the players selected by Colorado.

An Inside Look at Capital High School Debate  ThurstonTalk

By Claire Smith, Capital High School intern to "You can grab a doughnut and leave, if that's why you're here.” That's how the.

Combat Controller Remembered  ShadowSpear Special Operations

LEWIS-MCCHORD, WA – “Ty Barnes was a hero to me, he was a hero to his teammates, his friends and the families who knew him in Okinawa, Japan and here ...

Christmas Calendar of Events  Kitsap Sun

Friday through Dec. 23. Winterfest onBainbridge Island. Annual Holiday Garden of Lights at Bainbridge Gardens. Take a stroll amid flowers, stars, angels and ...

Meet the Freshmen: Men's soccer  Bulletin

With the departure of a number of key seniors, the newcomers on the Gonzaga men's soccer team have been and will be looked upon for key minutes.

Army National Combine participants  247Sports

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2014 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 3.

Pennsylvania man charged with homicide after fatal car crash on Ambaum Nov. 21  The B-Town Blog

by Jack Mayne A Pittsburg man has been charged with vehicular homicide after striking another car on Ambaum Blvd. last Nov. 21, according to court ...

Developing the future: A look at Seattle Reign Academy  Sounder At Heart

Does the next Keelin Winters, Haley Kopmeyer, or Lauren Barnes live in Seattle? That's the bet Laura Harvey and Seattle Reign FC took when they launched ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Arria Minor Leads The Way In The 400m  MileSplit

See who the top 500 returning 400m runners in the country are.

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Girls 400m Dash  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor girls returnees in the 400 meter dash.

Nation's Top 500 Boys XC Returnees For 2017

Check out the top 500 boys cross country returnees for the 2017 cross country season.

Best Girls Teams All-Time At Nike Cross Nationals

The best girls programs in the history of Nike Cross Nationals taking the top 7 runners\' performances from each school at all past 12 NXN races then scoring as ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Boys 800m Run  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor boys returnees in the 800 meter run.

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