Writing from 2017

Me at my bridal shower!


Judy Mills, president of the Key Peninsula Historical Society, said the Vaughn Library Hall is the last standing community hall still standing on the peninsula. The structure now belongs to the Key Peninsula Historical Society, and was just approved for placement on the Pierce County Register of Historic Places. It is in process of being restored. David Montesino dmontesino@thenewstribune.com

‘It was the community’s place’: Historical society aims to bring Vaughn Library back to life

Creighton and Kim Cheyney enjoyed a Christmas Party with their sons Creighton Jr. and Logan on Monday at the Key Peninsula Civic Center. Stephanie Brooks Courtesy

Santa’s helpers live on the Key Peninsula

The main living room of the HGTV Dream Home in Gig Harbor.
Tony Overman toverman@theolympian.com

HGTV Dream Home opens lens, millions of eyeballs to Gig Harbor

A photo of Jim Valley and his newborn son with Jini Dellaccio during a family portrait session.
Jini Dellaccio Courtesy Jim Valley

Exhibit showcases Gig Harbor tie to nationally recognized artist

Carl Domschke, pictured at the Tacoma Narrows Airport in Gig Harbor, holds a photograph of a Boeing 747, one of the planes he flew while working for Continental Airlines. Joshua Bessex joshua.bessex@gateline.com

Climbing his way through the ranks pays off for lifetime aviator

Gig Harbor Mayor-elect Kit Kuhn celebrates his win with wife Kathy and daughter Zoey during a celebration at the Gig Harbor Marina and Boatyard on Election Night. KerrieAnn Clos Courtesy

Election winners ready to deliver promised changes

Date provided by the Ada County Sheriff’s Office.







Data shows sexual assault, domestic violence on the rise

Jerry Coburn, Kuna, right, with his fiance’ and son.








Kuna family refuses to give up search for missing man

Don Johnson, right, and May Johnson, left, pose for a photo at the Kuna United Methodist Church.









One couple’s hard work affects residents for years to come

A conceptual design of Main Street in downtown Kuna.







City of Kuna, Ada County Highway District plans to revamp Kuna by 2022

A design of the upcoming Bi-Mart store



Hello Bi-Mart






Racing for Ryan

Police create a perimeter around a Kuna subdivision during a standoff.









Man dead after hourslong standoff with Kuna police 

Charlie greets a customer at the Kuna Albertsons.









Hey, Charlie’s back!