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 By Journal Staff    News    April 24, 2014 

North Lake Middle School students raise over $2,200 for Oso

North Lake Middle School students, staff and families showed their support for the community of Oso by raising over $2200 at lunches during the week of April 7-10.   Students surpassed their goal of...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 24, 2014 

Oso on our mind

Like many others throughout the community and country, people here want to help those affected by the devastation and tragedy in Oso.  Everywhere you look people are reaching out to help and here are two more businesses in Lake Stevens that have a...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 24, 2014 

Lake Stevens Senior Center Partners with Tribes

Tulalip Tribes Charitable Fund has recently selected Lake Stevens Senior Center to receive a donation of $5,000. This contribution will enable Lake Stevens Senior Center to continue to fulfill its mission of promoting the well-being of older adults...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 24, 2014 

Lake Stevens Boys & Girls Club offers programs for kids year-round

Super School at the Lake Stevens Boys & Girls Club, is a structured before and after school program that runs during the school year. It is for children in full time Kindergarten through 5th grade. The cost is $200 for either AM care or PM care...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 24, 2014 

Lake Stevens Boys & Girls Club selling "Cookbook"

We have exciting news! The Taste of Lake Stevens Cookbook has been published! You can pick up a copy for $20.00 at the Lake Stevens Boys & Girls Club. Thank you for contributing one or more recipes. We have received lots of great feedback on the...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 24, 2014 

Highland, Glenwood and Mt. Pilchuck earn top state honors for student achievement

Three Lake Stevens Elementary Schools are among 413 schools across the state to receive a Washington Achievement Award for 2013. The Washington Achievement Award is based on the Washington Achievement Index. Schools are recognized as top performers i...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 24, 2014 

LSHS students compete at FCCLA competition

At a state-level competition held March 26-28 in Wenatchee, seven students representing Lake Stevens High School qualified to compete at the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA)...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 24, 2014 

Sen. Hobbs earns endorsement of 44th District Mayors

Moderate Sen. Steve Hobbs, D-Lake Stevens, has already earned the endorsement of all the Mayors of the cities within the 44th District, which includes Lake Stevens, Snohomish, Marysville and Mill...

 
 By Journal Staff    Columns    April 24, 2014 

Upcoming Miss Aquafest workshops

The 2014 Miss Aquafest Pageant workshops will be held on May 4, May 18 and May 25 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Lake Stevens Community Center (next to City Hall).  The Miss Aquafest Pageant workshops are focused on building interview skills, stage...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 24, 2014 

Lake Stevens High School Drama Club Presents Tarzan

Lake Stevens High School Drama Club is pleased to present the heart-warming musical Tarzan, music by Edgar Rice Burroughs; lyrics by Phil Collins; book by David Henry Hwang. Directed by LSHS' own...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 24, 2014 

Clean Out Your Medicine Cabinet: April 26 is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

TRICARE beneficiaries have a safe and easy way to dispose of expired prescription drugs. The Drug Enforcement Agency’s National Prescription Drug Take-back Day is April 26. Sites will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for people to bring excess...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014

NLMS students enjoyed WE Day

On March 21, twenty-two students and three teachers from North Lake Middle School in Lake Stevens ventured to Seattle's Key Arena to attend WE Day with 15, 000 other students and teachers from around...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014

Lake Stevens residents help at Oso landslide

A Lake Stevens based AmeriCorps crew from the Department of Ecology’s Washington Conservation Corps (WCC) joined the response to the SR 530 Landslide disaster last week. Ecology dispatched the crew at the request of the state Emergency Management D...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014

LSHS offering local senior citizens free dinner

Lake Stevens High School annual Senior Citizen Dinner will be held on Wednesday, April 23 at 5 p.m. in the LSHS Cafeteria. The theme this year is “A Night in the City.” This meal is completely free and sponsored by the LSHS Leadership class. The...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014

Lake Stevens High School Drama Club presents Tarzan

Lake Stevens High School Drama Club Presents Tarzan Lake Stevens, WA, March 14, 2014: Lake Stevens High School Drama Club is pleased to present the heart-warming musical Tarzan, music by Edgar Rice...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014

Snohomish PUD awards local students in photo contests

Snohomish County PUD today announced the names of local students who won awards in the utility’s 2014 art and photography competitions. The contests engage students in energy topics. For the PUD photography contest, high school students were...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014

Lake Stevens Spring Cleaning Day May 3

On Saturday, May 3, the City of Lake Stevens will be hosting its annual Spring Cleaning Day Event for citizens who live within the limit of the City of Lake Stevens. This year’s event will be held at the back parking lot of Cavelero Mid High,...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014

Aquafest wins gold

During the 2014 Washington Festival and Event Association convention held in March, the WFEA awarded Aquafest with three gold medals for the 2013 Lake Stevens Journal Insert, the 2013 Aquafest Event...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

LSHS Girls Soccer holding mattress fundraiser

If you are in the need for a new mattress you can purchase one all while helping out the Lake Stevens High School Girls Soccer team. The team will be holding a mattress fundraiser on Saturday, May 3 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Lake Stevens High...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

Local couple, plus others, earn Black Belt

On March 22, 10 people earned their Black Belt through hard work and dedication at Tiger's Black Belt Academy in Lake Stevens. New Black Belts include Bryce Waxham (age 8), Jaydon Kaplan (age 9),...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

Cavelero ninth grade girls basketball team go undefeated

The Cavelero Mid High School ninth grade girls basketball team played an undefeated season. The team finished a perfect 17-0, tallying 16 double digit victories.   The team is coached by Larry...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

ABC's ninth Annual Spring Literacy is April 11

ABC's ninth Annual Spring Literacy Concert will feature "Harmonica Pocket" doing their show, U is for Ukelele!   The show is FREE for children ages 0-5 and their adults, parents, grandparents,...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

Aquafest announces fireworks display

The Aquafest Executive board is excited to announce the return of "Wolverine West Fireworks". This year's fireworks will be bigger and better than ever as we celebrate "All American Aquafest". The...

 
 By Journal Staff    Business    April 9, 2014

PUD offers rebates for efficient clothes washers and hauls away energy wasting fridges for free

Snohomish County Public Utility District now offers $50 rebates for buying a qualifying efficient clothes washer. It saves you both energy and water. Rebates are available now through the end of 2014. Not all Energy Star clothes washers are...

 
 By Journal Staff    Business    April 9, 2014

Snohomish Valley Roofing welcomes new Operations Manager

With over 30 years of experience in the roofing industry, Dave Wallin has chosen to join Snohomish Valley Roofing, Inc. as Operations Manager.   Wallin has spent his career managing projects...

 

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