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 By Contributed Article    News    December 17, 2014 

Affordable Ski Helmets Available at Lake Stevens Fire Department

Snow and ski season has arrived in the great northwest. When families head to the mountains to enjoy snow sports such as skiing, snowboarding and tubing, Lake Stevens Fire and Safe Kids Snohomish...

 
 By Contributed Article    News    December 10, 2014

Lake Stevens Welcome's The Dickens Fair

Lake Stevens School District's Community Education program has hosted this annual craft fair. The Dickens Fair features nearly 100 vendors selling hand-crafted goods. It's a festive community holiday...

 
 By Contributed Article    News    December 10, 2014

Early Learning Center Get's A Visit from Police Chief Lorentzen

Lake Stevens Chief of Police Dan Lorentzen took time out of his busy schedule to read to preschoolers at the Early Learning Center. He read Emma Dodd’s Dog's Colorful Day and engaged  the children by enlisting their help in identifying colors and...

 
 By Contributed Article    Columns    December 10, 2014

Samantha (Sami) Schaeffer

Our beautiful little redhead, Samantha (Sami) Schaeffer, went home to be with the Lord at 11:55am on December 2, 2014. Though she was never expected to take a single breath on this earth, she lived for 27 glorious years that were filled with love and...

 
 By Contributed    Lights & Sirens    October 1, 2014

Local Crime Blotter

The police department responded to 455 incidents in the week of September 14, 2014 through September 20, 2014. The following is a brief summary of some of the more notable contacts: Fraud/Counterfeit, 9/14/14, 300 91 Av. NE A 23 year old male and 21...

 
 By Contributed Writer    News    September 24, 2014

Lake Stevens Fire Recognizes Commissioner Dan Lorentzen

Lake Stevens Fire recognized Fire Commissioner Dan Lorentzen at a special reception on Thursday morning, September 18th.  It was an opportunity to thank Commissioner Lorentzen for his 10+ years of...

 
 By Contributed Article    Entertainment    September 17, 2014

Home and Garden - Lawn Tips For Fall

(Family Features) Taking time in the fall to prepare your lawn for the colder months ahead will pay dividends come spring and allow you to enjoy lusher, greener grass when temperatures rise again. Fertilizing  Providing nutrients to your lawn before...

 
 By Contributed Article    News    September 17, 2014

Join in  HealthKick 2013 and support Children's Hospital

HealthKick is a fundraising event hosted by Tigers Black Belt Academy to support Children’s Hospital.  It’s a “Kick-a-thon” where you pledge how many kicks you can make and raise funds based on that. My daughter Hannah has always been...

 
 By Contributed By-LS Fire Department    Education    August 27, 2014

Start The Back To School Season Safely

As summer comes to an end and school starts on Wednesday, September 3rd, Lake Stevens Fire and Safe Kids Snohomish County want to remind parents and drivers to keep children safe as they go back to school.   Families should make safety a priority...

 
 By Contributed by Ann Muchoney    Education    August 27, 2014

So. LS Grange Awards Most Improved Readers

Members of South Lake Stevens Grange #690 along with teachers, parents and friends celebrated the accomplishments of six elementary students this past summer.  The award is for the most improved reader in each of the Lake Stevens elementary...

 
 By Contributed    Lights & Sirens    August 20, 2014

LS Fire Hires Firefighters and new Paramedic/Firefighter

Recently the Lake Stevens Fire Commissioners unanimously approved the hiring of two career firefighters and one career paramedic/firefighter.  These individuals were hired during the last month and...

 
 By BY- ROBERT J. DIAZ CONTRIBUTED    Church    August 13, 2014

Holy Cross Catholic Church Mission Trip Helps The Environment

Eighteen students from Lake Stevens, Granite Falls, and Marysville, traveled to Colorado Springs, CO to join other youth from across the US to help restore land devastated by a couple of recent major...

 
 By Contributed Photo    News    October 31, 2013

Local cheerleaders cheer in the fight against breast cancer

The girls of the Junior White Cheerleaders here in Lake Stevens were at Lundeen Park last week using their special pink poms to cheer against breast cancer. The girls include, from left to right:...

 
 By Contributed Photo    News    October 31, 2013

LSHS alum Nelson playing great football at CWU

Lake Stevens High School’s own Jake Nelson has been redshirting as a Central Washington Wildcat on the football field this season. Midway through the season, Nelson, a freshman quarterback, is...

 
 By Contributed    Granite Falls    May 3, 2013

Cat population being controlled in Granite Falls

This past February Granite Falls was given some very good news—it appears we have become leaders in the field of humane treatment of free roaming cats. How has this happened? Through TNR...

 
 By Contributed    Granite Falls    October 1, 2012

Revised budget plan and citizen help may save GFPD

The Granite Falls City Council discussed revised budget projections and heard about a citizen pledge drive to keep the city’s police force intact, at a special meeting Wednesday, Sept. 26. The Council is considering dismantling the local...

 
 By Contributed    Business    March 27, 2012

Dr.Janet Miesel Lake Stevens Implants & Periodontics

Dr.Janet Miesel Dr. Janet Miesel, a periodontist, practices at Lake Stevens Implants and Periodontics. Dr. Miesel earned her dental degree from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in...

 
 By Phtotos Contributed Anne Julsen.    News    April 19, 2011

LSHS drama club practicing for “Grease”

The girls and boys of the Lake Stevens High School Drama Club are currently practicing for their upcoming performance of Grease. In this scene the actors and actresses are singing “Summer...