Gig Harbor Now Staff

Harborview-Stinson intersection re-opening ‘shortly’

May 19, 2022

Harborview Drive through downtown Gig Harbor will be reopening “shortly,” according to the city. The city announced via Facebook that the new roundabout is paved and the intersection will re-open

Gig Harbor Now to publish free obituaries

May 17, 2022

Gig Harbor Now will begin publishing free obituaries on Wednesday, May 25. The nonprofit, community-supported news website will publish obituaries at no cost for anyone who lived in or had

Gig Harbor city administrator resigns due to unexpected illness

May 16, 2022

Linda Kelly has resigned as Gig Harbor city administrator due to an unexpected illness, the city announced Monday afternoon. Community Development Director Katrina Knutson will take over as administrator on

Meet Gig Harbor’s Students of Distinction

May 16, 2022

Gig Harbor Now is posting profiles of each of the 25 Students of Distinction being honored by the Greater Gig Harbor Foundation. The students will be honored during a banquet

One injured in shooting at Gig Harbor grocery store

May 01, 2022

A 70-year-old man was arrested late Saturday, April 30, after shooting and injuring a man he wrongly believed was stealing a cartful of groceries from a grocery store, according to

No injuries after officer fires at suspect near Gig Harbor

Apr 19, 2022

A Gig Harbor Police officer shot at a suspect who had pointed a shotgun at him Tuesday afternoon, according to a news release from the department. Neither the involved officer

Rep. Derek Kilmer tests positive for Covid but is asymptomatic

Apr 07, 2022

U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer has tested positive for Covid-19, the Gig Harbor Democrat announced on Wednesday, April 6. “I am currently asymptomatic — and I am grateful to be fully

Schedules set for Summer Sounds, Friday Movie Night

Mar 29, 2022

The popular Summer Sounds at Skansie concert series will return starting June 28, the city of Gig Harbor announced this week. In addition to setting the schedule for the 10-week

Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One plans bond measure, seeks comment

Mar 17, 2022

Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One commissioners are considering asking voters to approve a bond measure to build a new training facility, replace one fire station and upgrade several others.

Good for You: Four Gig Harbor YMCA swimmers qualify for regionals

Mar 10, 2022

The Seals team swimmers qualified through the state meet at King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.