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Sunday, April 19, 2015 -- 12:00 am
Composites recycling center in Port Angeles gains funding, interest
Peninsula Daily News - ... state economic aid, leaving the EDC in an only advisory capacity. 'A good stretch' Jeannie Beckett, the port's Gig Harbor-based strategic planning consultant, called the jobs goal "a good stretch at this point. "Doing what you're doing today, you ... Read more...
Saturday, April 18, 2015 -- 6:52 pm
If you can learn Chinese, "Impossible is nothing" is far beyond a slogan
Xinhuanet - ... shedding light on how he would like to outline his future career. When Kellogg and his family moved their home to Gig Harbor, a city near Seattle, in 2005, Kellogg found that the local high school did not include French, his preferred foreign ... Read more...
Friday, April 17, 2015 -- 11:39 am
Former Princeton resident sentenced to federal prison
Bureau County Republican - William C. Lange, 67, of Gig Harbor, Wash., who graduated from Princeton High School in 1965, was sentenced March 12 to 21 years, 10 months in federal prison by Judge Dora L. Irizarry in Federal District Court in Brooklyn, N.Y., for defrauding his 300 victims of $10 million in two separate schemes. Lange pleaded guilty Sept. Read more...
Friday, April 17, 2015 -- 12:00 am
Renewed by Congress, Secure Rural Schools program to help Clallam, Jefferson counties
Peninsula Daily News - ... forest lands so they can provide essential services to our kids and their families," U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor, said in a Wednesday news release. "The extension will allow projects like repairs on access roads and investments in local ... Read more...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 -- 10:17 pm
WA Carries on with Novel Bridge Plan
PaintSquare - A proposal to build a bridge from retired Navy aircraft carriers has gotten a $90,000 salute from Washington State representatives. The idea comes from Rep. Jesse Young, a Republican whose legislative district, Gig Harbor, is commonly referred to as "Bridge to Bridge." Read more...
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 -- 8:42 am
Reedville Fishermen's Museum will present skipjack discussion
The Southside Sentinel - Descended from a long line of Croatian commercial fishermen and boat builders who immigrated to the Pacific Northwest, Vlahovich was raised in Tacoma and Gig Harbor, Washington. Read more...
Monday, March 30, 2015 -- 9:30 am
Kyra K. (Penman) MCIVER-KELLY
The Highline Times - ... McIver, James C. Kelly IV; and three grandchildren. Memorial services will be held April 12, 2015, 2 p.m., at Gig Harbor Nazarene, Gig Harbor, WA and April 18th, 11 a.m., at Highline Christian Church (her home church for 20 years), 14859 1st Ave. ... Read more...
Monday, March 30, 2015 -- 9:12 am
EEK! 'Frankenstein' poster brings $300,000
The Columbian - A poster for the 1931 movie "Frankenstein" sold for $300,000 at auction Saturday, leaving its Gig Harbor owners in a happy state of shock. "We were hoping we could maybe get $200,000, so we're just really happy right now," Steve Wilkins said by phone from the auction house in Dallas. Read more...
Sunday, March 29, 2015 -- 8:14 am
Washington Man Dies in DUII Crash
KXL-AM Portland - ... by 73-year-old Charles Kuykendall and accompanied by his spouse, 74-year-old Patricia Kuykendall, both from Gig Harbor, Washington. Patricia Kuykendall was pronounced dead at the scene and Charles was taken to Peacehealth Sacred Heart Medical Center ... Read more...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 -- 6:41 pm
Vancouver yacht builder loses control of its assets
The Columbian - ... or business," according to Gonzales' March 20 ruling. Stover is founder and president of Turnaround Inc., a Gig Harbor-based firm specializing in crisis and bankruptcy management, and investigative and financial advisory services. He's held ... Read more...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 -- 12:00 am
Juan de Fuca Festival founder testifies in Washington, D.C. for arts funding
Peninsula Daily News - ... nonprofit based in Port Angeles that serves four states. Hanan was invited to testify by Rep. Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor, who serves on the subcommittee. Kilmer represents the 6th Congressional District, which includes the North Olympic Peninsula. ... Read more...
Thursday, March 19, 2015 -- 9:10 am
She's gone but lives on
National Fisherman - Old soldiers never die, but old boats do. After the Avalon was built in 1929 at the Skansie shipyard in Gig Harbor, Wash., the 66-foot purse seiner fished out of that port for the next 65 years, according to a recent Kitsap Sun article on her fate. Read more...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 -- 2:59 pm
Quadrant Homes purchases Pope Resources properties for USD4.8m
M2.com - Pope Resources said it has sold the 33-single family home lots located at the northern edge of its Harbor Hill project to Quadrant Homes. The company said the homes in Harbor Hill's mixed-use planned community in Gig Harbor, Washington sold for USD4.8 million. Read more...
Monday, March 16, 2015 -- 11:23 pm
James Adam
Minot Daily News - ... ille, Minn., LeAnne Klein, Bismarck, EvAnne "Jami" Adam, Rapid City, S.D., and TaraAnne Tatum, Fargo; son, James, Gig Harbor, Wash.; 11 grandchildren; brothers, Robert and Dean, both Bismarck, and Gary, of Utah; sister, Diane Adam, Las Vegas, Nev. Read more...
Monday, March 16, 2015 -- 12:44 pm
Seattle P-I: Investigation of Maury Island UFO 'Incident' haunted by coincidence
The Waterland Blog - ... played over a dozen festivals and screenings, and won two awards - audience choice award for "Best Short" at the Gig Harbor Film Festival, and "Best Short" at the International UFO Congress in Tempe, AZ. It also premiered as Indieflix' first ... Read more...
Monday, March 16, 2015 -- 8:26 am
Heritage Distilling Co. crafts Washington spirits
Examiner.com - A visitor to Gig Harbor can be easily tempted into the Heritage Distilling Company's tasting room on the waterfront on a prominent corner of Harborview Drive. Taste craft spirits such as the Elk Rider whiskey, vodka and gin, or their large line of naturally-infused flavored vodkas . Read more...
Sunday, March 15, 2015 -- 3:28 am
Army widows group takes care of its own
Stars and Stripes - ... to talk, too. "We're all doing it in different ways, and no one way is right," said Danielle Villanueva, 31, of Gig Harbor, whose husband, explosive ordnance technician Staff Sgt. Mark Wells, was killed by a bomb in Afghanistan in 2011. She later ... Read more...
Sunday, March 15, 2015 -- 12:00 am
David G. Sellars on the Waterfront: Platypus' expansion bid promotes economy, jobs
Peninsula Daily News - ... the electronics department installed a new transducer for the fish finder on the 50-foot vessel that hails from Gig Harbor. Platypus also hauled out Shemya, a 59-foot commercial fishing vessel from Kodiak, Alaska. Personnel on Thursday and Friday ... Read more...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 -- 11:26 am
Get away to historic Gig Harbor Washington and the Maritime Inn
Examiner.com - Gig Harbor , Washington is a great escape from the bustling streets and highways of the Seattle- Tacoma areas. And, a real escape starts with a quaint inn located on the scenic harbor. Read more...
Monday, March 9, 2015 -- 1:11 pm
Free admission days at Wash. state parks for 2015
KEPR CBS 19 - ... are great way for people to explore a new park or return to an old favorite," said Commission Chair Pat Lantz of Gig Harbor. "Once people realize just what they have in Washington state parks, we hope they consider buying a Discover Pass. Revenues ... Read more...




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