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.

‘IT security incident’ disrupts patients at St. Anthony

Oct 04, 2022

An “IT security incident” disrupted operations at St. Anthony Hospital and other Virginia Mason Franciscan facilities on Tuesday, Oct. 4, according to a statement from the hospital chain. “As a

Photo gallery: 2022 Scarecrow Festival

Oct 04, 2022

Thousands of people crowded Sehmel Homestead Park on Saturday, Oct. 1, to celebrate the 2022 Scarecrow Festival. The annual event features a pumpkin launch, vendor booths, games, music and other

Gig Harbor blotter: Same car flees police three times

Sep 29, 2022

Editor’s note: The Blotter is written based on information provided by Gig Harbor Police and Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One. A stolen white Kia Rio fled from law enforcement on at least

Gig Harbor blotter: Suspect caught when stolen Prius loses its charge

Sep 23, 2022

Editor’s note: The Blotter is written based on information provided by Gig Harbor Police, Pierce County Sheriff’s Office and Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One. Gig Harbor police apprehended a

State Senate candidates talk public safety, transportation and more

Sep 22, 2022

Emily Randall and Jesse Young don’t agree on much. But both said Thursday that the state’s laws on drug possession and police pursuits need to be changed. Young, a Republican

A new Guardian now keeping watch over the waters of txʷaalqəł

Sep 15, 2022

Puyallup Tribe Culture Director Connie McCloud paused with emotion when describing the significance of the place known as txʷaalqəł to her people. “Here on the waters and on this land,

Volunteers go to war with English Ivy along Nelyaly Creek

Sep 12, 2022

Andy Sharp shut off the chainsaw he was using to cut swaths of an invasive plant off a deciduous tree at his property near the corner of 82nd Ave NW

Gig Harbor Police Blotter: Suspected raffle ticket scammers struggle to answer questions

Sep 09, 2022

Editor’s note: The Police Blotter is written based on information in Gig Harbor Police reports. Beware of people selling raffle tickets for an alleged youth basketball team called the “Knights.” Gig Harbor officers spoke

Debate among 26th District House candidates notable for its civility

Sep 08, 2022

In a political era often characterized by name-calling and personal attacks, the debate between 26th Legislative District candidates of opposite parties Thursday morning was notable for its collegiality.  Republican Spencer

Gig Harbor Police Blotter: Shoplifting suspect strollers out the door

Sep 01, 2022

Editor’s note: The Police Blotter is written based on information in Gig Harbor Police reports. An officer patrolling a large retail store on Borgen Boulevard noticed a woman pushing a stroller toward the door