Vince Dice

Vince Dice became the editor of Gig Harbor Now on March 1, 2022. A graduate of Gonzaga University in Spokane, Dice worked in the newspaper industry for more than 20 years, primarily in neighboring Kitsap County. Dice lives in Bremerton with his wife, Angela; son, Dean; and dog, Luna.

Gig Harbor Police Blotter: Officers seize range of pills, powders, other drugs

Jan 26, 2023

Editor’s note: The Blotter is written based on information provided by Gig Harbor Police and Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One. Gig Harbor officers seized a variety of illegal drugs from a car parked in

Police arrest suspect in Gig Harbor North burglaries

Jan 18, 2023

The Gig Harbor Police Department announced that it arrested a suspect in a string of burglaries at occupied homes in Gig Harbor North. The three burglaries occurred Nov. 29. They

Gig Harbor Police Blotter: Woman injured self by head-butting partition, officers say

Jan 17, 2023

Editor’s note: The Blotter is written based on information provided by Gig Harbor Police and Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One. A 56-year-old Port Orchard woman ended up in the hospital on Jan. 7 after,

Bridge of Hope initiative aims to get people talking

Jan 16, 2023

The YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties, with a group of members/involved local residents, wants to get people talking. Even if they don’t agree with each other — in fact,

Gig Harbor Police Blotter: Bottles smashed following misunderstanding

Jan 05, 2023

Editor’s note: The Blotter is written based on information provided by Gig Harbor Police and Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One. An apparent misunderstanding between a convenience store clerk and a regular customer resulted in

DesMarais retiring after 13 years at helm of Waterfront Alliance

Jan 04, 2023

For her birthday, a granddaughter gave Mary DesMarais a “My Grandma is …” card. The 7-year-old granddaughter wrote out answers to questions about what her grandmother does and doesn’t like. 

We’ll be following these stories in 2023

Jan 02, 2023

From construction projects to elections to sports, it looks like 2023 will be a busy year. Here are some of the stories we plan on following in this New Year.

Gig Harbor Police Blotter: Baby found safe after suspected kidnapping

Dec 29, 2022

Law enforcement arrested a 30-year-old Tacoma man on suspicion of kidnapping his 18-month-old nephew early on Dec. 27 in Gig Harbor. Family members told officers the suspect is struggling with

King tide causes flooding along waterfront; windstorm coming next

Dec 27, 2022

A king tide flooded low-lying parts of Gig Harbor and the surrounding area on Tuesday, Dec. 27. Tuesday’s tide peaked just before 9 a.m. at 13 feet, 6 inches. A

Derek Young leaving office with legacy of wonkish-ness, bipartisanship

Dec 22, 2022

Derek Young’s first campaign for public office, as a 21-year-old Gig Harbor City Council candidate in 1997, came right down to the wire.  Taking what he thought was a sabbatical