Gig Harbor Now Staff

Good For You: Gig Harbor grad stars in PLU opera; Students make the grades

Jan 24, 2022

Keast playing starring role in ‘Julius Caesar’ Arthur Keast, a 2018 Peninsula School District Student of Distinction in Music, will be performing the title role in Handel’s opera, “Julius Caesar,” on Jan. 27 and 29 at Pacific Lutheran University. Keast, the son of Paul and Rumi Keast of Gig Harbor, is a senior majoring in

Gig Harbor man sentenced to second prison term for tax fraud

Jan 18, 2022

Jeffrey Zirkle, who had previously been sentenced to 28 months in prison for defrauding his electronic recycling business clients, charged as much as $480,000 in personal expenses on company credit cards.

Suspect chased and arrested after smashing into patrol car

Dec 20, 2021

A police dog tracked down a 25-year-old Gig Harbor man after he bailed from his burning, stolen car and hid in a trailer.

Hostage situation ends with man taking own life

Dec 18, 2021

The man had gone to the home with a shotgun and barricaded himself and his estranged wife in a bedroom.

Suspect rams police car before being captured, jailed

Dec 13, 2021

The 20-year-old Key Peninsula man had already served prison time for a Gig Harbor burglary and had run from police earlier.

Allen appointed as Gig Harbor Municipal Court judge

Nov 26, 2021

The court has jurisdiction over criminal misdemeanors and gross misdemeanors, infractions and parking violations that occur within the city limits.

Seahawks’ season ends with playoff loss to Rainier Beach

Nov 14, 2021

Peninsula took an early lead, but three long touchdown passes proved to be the difference in a 36-21 loss to the visiting Vikings.

Photo Gallery: ‘Respect and Remember Our Veterans’

Nov 12, 2021

Veterans, particularly those who served in World War II, were recognized at an event in which people listened and watched from their cars because of COVID restrictions.

Tides soccer, Seahawks volleyball seeded first in postseason tourneys

Nov 08, 2021

Gig Harbor soccer (17-0-1) and Peninsula volleyball (15-0) both completed unbeaten regular seasons.

Gig Harbor getting new mayor, three new city council members

Nov 02, 2021

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