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  1. Former Princeton resident sentenced to federal prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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.

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  2. Renewed by Congress, Secure Rural Schools program to help Clallam, Jefferson countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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 ...

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  3. WA Carries on with Novel Bridge PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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."

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  4. Reedville Fishermen's Museum will present skipjack discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | 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.

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  5. Masters-winner Jordan Spieth's caddie, Michael Greller, hails from Gig HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... tying Tiger Woods' course record of 18-under in the process. Masters champion Jordan Spieth and his caddie, Gig Harbor native Michael Greller, stand on the course during second round action on Friday in Augusta, Georgia. (Andrew Redington/Getty ...

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  6. Cartoon adds to pain for murdered 2-year-old's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... on planning Kaden's funeral. The public viewing is Saturday, April 18, at the Haven of Rest Funeral Home in Gig Harbor. Jason Trammell spent most of this Saturday morning at the funeral home, making some of the final arrangements for Kaden. "My ...

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  7. CNC Software Names New PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | F&M Magazine

    ... on Thursday, April 2, at the company's headquarters in Tolland. Its educational division staff, located in Gig Harbor, WA, participated in the celebratory announcement via teleconference. As many people close to the Summers family know, this ...

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  8. How a Math Teacher Wound Up Caddying for the Masters ChampRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Photo: AP In 2006, Greller attended the U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship at a course near his home in Gig Harbor, Wash., as a spectator. When he noticed a player named Matt Savage carrying his own bag and struggling in the first round, he ...

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  9. Why Masters Champion Jordan Spieth Hired a Former Schoolteacher as His CaddieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Photo: AP In 2006, Greller attended the U.S. Amateur Public Links Championship at a course near his home in Gig Harbor, Wash., as a spectator. When he noticed a player named Matt Savage carrying his own bag and struggling in the first round, he ...

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  10. Newly-filed reports show Tim Eyman received another massive cash infusion in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Northwest Progressive Institute

    ... Hidden, and Mark Engleman Enterprises (all based in Vancouver) contributed $10,000 apiece, as did Jon Monson of Gig Harbor. Is it just a coincidence that the vast majority of Eyman's money is coming out of Clark County (with Bellevue's Kemper ...

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  11. Garfield’s Isabelle Olive posts impressive 1,600 time at Tacoma InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Seattle Times

    Garfield's Isabelle Olive, left, who came in second, runs against Berhanie Knutzen of Tumwater in the Girls 1600 Meter Run during the Tacoma Invitational track and field meet on Saturday, April 11, 2015 at the Lincoln Bowl. Brenna Peloquin of Gig Harbor won in 5:02.34 minutes, with Olive following in second place at 5:07.81.

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  12. Sports Briefs | Wolves win third straight gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Port Orchard Orchard

    Senior right-hander Mac McCarty struck out 11 batters while walking just one to lead South Kitsap to its third consecutive victory, 4-1, on Tuesday against Gig Harbor. Freshman center fielder Dustin Garcia and classmate Alex Garcia each had two hits for the Wolves .

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  13. Yes on Proposition 1 | LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Federal Way Mirror

    ... Three years ago my daughter, son-in-law and grandchildren moved from Federal Way to a more rural area near Gig Harbor. A year ago, my son-in-law suffered a cerebral hemorrhage. In my nightmares I wonder if he had gotten to professional help sooner, ...

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  14. Christensen Shipyard shutdown a hard hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | The Columbian

    ... property or business," according to the judge's 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. Under Gonzales' ...

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  15. HeliTrak Introduces A Critical Safety DeviceRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Aero-News Network

    ... product has been extremely positive says Suzanne Steiner VP of Marketing, Sales & Business Operations for this Gig Harbor Washington Company. She says the booth has been packed with non-stop demos provided by Dr. John Mercer, President of HeliTrak ...

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  16. New Stand-Up Paddleboard competition, including Green Lake race, will ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Phinneywood

    ... champion will be crowned. The first race was on March 28 at Alderbrook Resort and Spa on Hood Canal. Next up is Gig Harbor Paddler's Cup on April 11; Northwest Paddling Festival Challenge at Lake Sammamish State Park in Issaquah on May 9; M2S Alki ...

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  17. View Press ReleaseRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Business Wire

    "The customer was committed to using a Trusted Choice agent before we even spoke on the phone," said Frank Rodriguez of Sound Business Insurance, Gig Harbor, WA, "The $30,000 account I received today from a TrustedChoice.com referral was just another great account. The largest referral I have closed was $72,000, a trucking company."

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  18. TrustedChoice.com Referrals Generate Over $250,000 in Sales for Local Insurance AgencyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Sys-Con Media

    Today, TrustedChoice.com, an insurance education website specializing in online referrals for independent insurance agencies and their insurance company partners, celebrated their first agency subscriber reaching $250,000 in referred sales. "The customer was committed to using a Trusted Choice agent before we even spoke on the phone," said Frank Rodriguez of Sound Business Insurance, Gig Harbor, WA, "The $30,000 account I received today from a TrustedChoice.com referral was just another great account.

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  19. Arizona man accused of manslaughter, intoxicated driving in fatal crash near OakridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | The Oregonian

    ... o appear in Lane County Circuit Court on Friday for a preliminary hearing. Police said the Kuykendalls, both from Gig Harbor, Washington, were wearing seat belts during the crash, but the Durhams were not.

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  20. Meghan Summers-West Named President of CNC Software, Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Freshnews

    ... April 2 at the company's headquarters in Tolland, Connecticut. Its educational division staff located in Gig Harbor, Washington, participated in the celebratory announcement via teleconference. "As many people close to the Summers family know, this ...

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