Seabeck Quadruple Homicide Trial Begins: Bandidos Motorcycle Club Members Among the AccusedRachel PerkinsNewsBreak Contributor
This City in Washington Was Just Named One of the Happiest Cities in the Entire CountryDiana RusNewsBreak Contributor
Fly Fishing Lake Fenwick WashingtonSteve B HowardNewsBreak Contributor
Washington's Sushi Gems: The Top 10 Sushi Spots to ExploreDish On the DishNewsBreak Contributor
More job cuts in Washington! Another place is letting people go, making everyone worried about jobsAnthony's CornerNewsBreak Contributor
A Culinary Morning Journey: 5 Exceptional Breakfast & Brunch Experiences in Gig Harbor
In this article, we explore five delightful breakfast and brunch spots in Gig Harbor. Have you had the chance to visit any of these places yet? We'd love to hear about your experiences, so feel free to share your thoughts in the comment section below.
Gig Harbor City Seeks Local Volunteer for Parks Commission Role
The City of Gig Harbor is looking for a volunteer for the Gig Harbor Parks Commission. This person will advise the Mayor and City Council on matters related to parks and recreation facilities. This includes acquisition, development, maintenance, and operation. The volunteer may also need to provide input on other City Council-directed issues.
Savor the Flavor: Top 4 Must-Try Burgers in Bremerton
In this article, we explore four extraordinary burgers found in Bremerton. Have you had the pleasure of tasting any of these culinary delights? We'd love to hear your thoughts, so please feel free to leave your comments below!
Bomb Threat at Port Orchard Safeway Results in SWAT Deployment and Road Closures
An alarming bomb threat at a Port Orchard Safeway store on Tuesday morning led to a major law enforcement operation involving the Washington State Patrol (WSP) and the Kitsap County SWAT team. Authorities were notified around 6:37 a.m., resulting in an immediate evacuation of the store located near the intersection of Sidney Rd. SW and SW Sedgwick Rd. The situation escalated quickly, prompting a significant response from the WSP, who announced the threat publicly at 9:48 am.
Fatal Shooting of Felony Suspect by Pierce County Deputies Sparks Investigation
A critical incident occurred on the afternoon of November 28 near South Hill Mall in Puyallup, Washington, leading to the fatal shooting of a felony suspect by Pierce County deputies. Law enforcement pursued the suspect, wanted for several violent felonies, which culminated on the State Route 512 on-ramp with the deployment of spike strips to halt the suspect's vehicle. Upon exiting his vehicle, the suspect, who was armed with a handgun, was shot and killed by deputies in the ensuing confrontation.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Puppies Up for Adoption in tacoma, WA
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of tacoma..
Pacific Northwest Braces for King Tides and Sneaker Waves: A Call for Vigilance and Preparedness
Residents of the Pacific Northwest are facing the annual challenge of king tides and sneaker waves, a combination that brings the potential for significant tidal flooding and dangerous beach conditions. As the region enters the peak months for these natural hazards, from November 2023 to February 2024, local authorities are issuing warnings. Last year, the area witnessed notable flooding, affecting communities west of the Narrows, such as Gig Harbor and Purdy. With the memory of parks and businesses underwater, the populace is urged to remain vigilant, especially when these tides align with severe weather systems.
Developments would bring more than 150 residences to Swede Hill
Add northern Swede Hill to the list of Gig Harbor locales slated for accelerating suburban growth. West of Highway 16, on land sloping down to Burnham Drive NW and McCormick Creek, two local developers are shepherding separate proposals through the city’s permitting process that would add more than 150 residences on land now occupied by fields, forest and abandoned gravel pits.
Burien strikes last-minute deal to open homeless shelter
As the weather gets colder and wetter, finding shelter for unhoused people around the Puget Sound is getting more urgent. But things are about to change for a camp of unhoused Burien residents: the city struck an eleventh-hour deal to open 70 shelter spaces there in collaboration with King County.
One person killed, shooter at large in Auburn
A woman was shot and killed overnight in Auburn following an apparent confrontation. The shooter remains at large.
Looking for employment with the Port of Tacoma? Some of these job openings pay $100k+
The Port of Tacoma is hiring for various positions in different departments including security, maintenance, environmental and finance.
Kia owner fed up with multiple thefts dumps his car back at dealership
FEDERAL WAY, Wash. - One Kia owner got so fed up after his car was stolen he decided to dump the vehicle off at the dealership where he bought it and walk four hours back home. On Monday, Behrouz Alimoradi said someone stole his Kia. The incident happened in Federal...
Witnesses sought after Tacoma freeway shooting involving 2 Kias
TACOMA, Wash. — Gun violence on state highways is putting the public at risk, and troopers said the problem of shots being fired at drivers is getting worse. One recent attack involved people wearing ski masks who pulled up alongside a driver in Tacoma and fired into his car. The Washington State Patrol (WSP) is hoping to find additional witnesses to the gunfire that occurred around 1:40 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 21.
Tacoma's Triple Threat: The 3 Burgers You Can't Miss
In this article, we'll be exploring three must-try burgers in Tacoma. Have you had the chance to taste any of them? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comment section below.
Man killed in Spanaway crash identified. Teenage driver still in hospital
The man died at the scene on Sunday.
Step into a Night of Vintage Glamour and Sensuality at the Neo Burlesque Show
Get ready to step into a world of vintage charm and modern allure. The Neo Burlesque Show is all set to light up the stage at the Remedy Speakeasy. This isn't just another event, it's an unforgettable night filled with laughter, sensuality, and a pinch of naughtiness.
Young man fatally shot in targeted attack in Auburn, no suspects in custody
AUBURN, Wash. — A man in his 20s was fatally shot in Auburn Tuesday afternoon, according to the Auburn Police Department (APD). Just after 4 p.m., APD officers received multiple calls reporting shots fired in the 2200 block of I ST NE. When police arrived at the scene, they...
The gas price fluctuate between $4.25 and $4.49 in Port Orchard as of 2023-11-29. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Wednesday is $3.246, a week ago the price is $3.281 , according to AAA.
Turnout in 2023 election slightly higher in Gig Harbor than elsewhere in county
The 2023 election is officially over after the Pierce County certified the results of the Nov. 7 balloting on Tuesday, Nov. 28. Results posted on election night held up in the handful of Gig Harbor-area races, with late-arriving ballots not significantly impacting the margins of victory. Local results. In the...
Harbor Happenings: City flips the holiday lights on this week
The holiday season hits high gear this week with the lighting of the city’s holiday tree in Skansie Brothers Park at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2. Santa arrives on a fire truck at 5:30 p.m. The event includes live music, craft vendors, cookies and cocoa. Festivities continue until about 7 p.m.