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Gig Harbor, Washington is located in Pierce County. Zip codes in Gig Harbor, WA include 98335, 98329, and 98332. The median home price in Gig Harbor is $410,000 which is roughly $172/per square foot. More Gig Harbor information.

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9 min ago | Bainbridge Island Review

U.S. Rep. Kilmer to meet with local Japanese American survivors of...

Congressman Derek Kilmer will meet local Japanese American survivors of World War II internment camps at the Bainbridge Island memorial.

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4 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Gig Harbor ready to build what may be its final phase of Cushman Trail

As the marine fog lifted from the Gig Harbor waterfront, Debra Ross and Charlotte Hirsch enjoyed an eagle-eye view of the sun's reflection off the harbor.

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5 hrs ago | KOMO News

Police: Woman walking with children sexually assaulted by jogger

A woman walking with her children on the Cushman Trail Thursday afternoon was sexually assaulted by a jogger, who is still on the loose, according to the Gig Harbor Police Department.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

The News Tribune

San Juan deputies looking for missing Oregon woman

San Juan County sheriff's deputies were on the lookout Thursday for a missing Oregon woman with South Sound ties.

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The News Tribune

State attorney general moves to intervene in marijuana lawsuits against Fife, Wenatchee

The state Attorney General's Office moved Thursday to intervene in marijuana lawsuits filed against two Washington cities, including Fife.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Olympian

VA audit: A third of Puget Sound schedulers say they're told to doctor data on delays

New details from a nationwide audit of record-keeping at VA facilities show that a third of hospital schedulers in Lakewood and Seattle say they have been instructed to manipulate data on how long patients wait for medical appointments.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The News Tribune

No marijuana advisory ballot in Gig Harbor

In a 4-3 vote with Mayor Jill Guernsey breaking the tie, the City Council on Monday night directed staff members to prepare for an ordinance spelling out how to regulate marijuana sales.

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The News Tribune

Pierce County Council committee to decide Monday whether to recommend ...

After being innundated with emails and media attention, the Pierce County Council will face a controversial decision Tuesday on whether to display a plaque with the national motto "In God We Trust" in the Council Chambers.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

New York Daily News

Casey Kasem's body in hometown of wife's suspected lover:investigator

Jean Kasem, the wife of Casey Kasem, has been in a bitter battle with family of the late radio personality.

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HeraldNet

Around the County

Camano Island: Changes for new church Restoration Church Camano, an offshoot of the Oso Community Chapel, is up and running now at 788 Smith Road.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The News Tribune

If you go: Gig Harbor Food and Wine Festival

A food and wine festival with lectures from South Sound food experts and plenty of wine, beer, spirits and food tastings.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

KXLY-TV Spokane

Casey Kasem's remains flown to Canada

Casey Kasem's body was flown to Canada a month after he died, a funeral home director told CNN Tuesday.

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The News Tribune

Marijuana issue could return to Gig Harbor ballot

Gig Harbor is gearing up for a possible advisory vote on whether to allow retail marijuana sales in the city of more than 7,000 residents.

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KING-TV Seattle

Gig Harbor takes a step toward reversing moratorium on pot shops

The first legal marijuana shops in the state opened earlier this month, but in Gig Harbor, the issue of selling pot is still a bit hazy.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The News Tribune

Tacoma firefighters trying to rescue woman on cliff in Point Defiance Park

Tacoma firefighters are working to rescue a woman who is stuck about 30 feet down a cliff in Point Defiance Park.

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Arlington Times

Principal Frost to leave MPHS for Gig Harbor

Andrew Frost, principal of Marysville Pilchuck High School since 2010, has accepted a position at Gig Harbor High School, where he will be the new assistant principal.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Kitsap Sun

Business spotlight: Dickey's Barbecue Pit opens in Port Orchard

The Port Orchard resident is a retired Navy hospital administrator with a doctorate in business, a juris doctorate in law and a doctorate in ministry.

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The News Tribune

Get Out: South Sound gardens open for tours, Olympia's...

Enjoy self-guided tours of two Olympia Gardens from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. The tour benefits Chase Garden in Orting with admission of $5.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The News Tribune

Windy weather challenges "Chalk the Harbor" event in Gig Harbor

Shirley Urman, left, 17 of Gig Harbor chose to draw iconic symbols of the northwest , salmon, mountains , jelly fish and waves during the annual Chalk the Harbor event held along the downtown Gig Harbor's waterfront sidewalks Saturday July 19, 2014 .

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Kitsap Sun

Owners of new Port Orchard pub close similar business in Chehalis

Around the time the nautical-themed Swimdeck held its grand opening in Port Orchard, the proprietors' other pub in Chehalis went under, leaving in its wake employees who didn't get final paychecks, long-running disputes with the landlord, and a loss of the substantial investment the entrepreneurs made in renovating the place.

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