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 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...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

Cavelero Drama Club to perform musical

The Cavelero Drama Club has been working very hard preparing for a fun 1940's musical, Kilroy Was Here.  This musical is near and dear to many of the students who have close ties to military with...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

Locals work their way up the Columbia Tower

The Movers & Shakers, a team consisting of folks from Lake Stevens including Timmothy Lang, accident victim, raised over $19,125 towards their goal for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Foundation. They...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    April 2, 2014

Third grade reading challenge semi-finalists

Third grade readers from the Lake Stevens, Granite Falls and Snohomish School Districts demonstrated their amazing literacy skills and teamwork at the Sno-Isle Libraries Mega-Fun, Biblio-Trivia, Rockem-Sockem Third-Grade Reading Challenge Semi-Final...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    April 2, 2014

House unanimously passes Pearson forest-fire liability bill

By a vote of 98-0, the House approved a bill, sponsored by Sen. Kirk Pearson, which would establish guidelines for lawsuits involving property damages caused by forest fires.  “The idea behind this bill is to bring some certainty and fairness to...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    April 2, 2014

Granite Falls Fire District #17 to conduct home fire sprinkler educational demonstration

Granite Falls Fire District #17 (GFFD) is excited to bring a home fire sprinkler demonstration to the community. This dramatic, yet safe, form of education has become increasingly popular with fire...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    April 2, 2014

United Way announces recovery fund for mudslide relief, $75,000 already pledged to the fund

As the search and rescue effort in Oso, Washington continued into its fourth day, United Way of Snohomish County began the process of establishing a community-wide recovery fund to assist those...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    April 2, 2014

IGA awards Monte Cristo Elementary School with monetary donation

The Monte Cristo Elementary Parent Group (MCPG) received the largest donation to date from the Granite Falls IGA as part of the Hometown Heroes Community Give Back Program.     The IGA has been participating in the Hometown Heroes 1% program as...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    April 2, 2014

Elementary Choir will sing National Anthem at Mariners game on Mother's Day

To add to the already heartwarming ambiance at Mountain Way Elementary, Music Director and Choir Instructor Brandy Golston, received a phone call the day before Valentine’s Day from a Mariner’s Baseball Club Representative.  Curious as to the na...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    April 2, 2014

Library offerings for April

The Granite Falls Library will be offering the following workshops and events for those who are interested. For more information please contact the library at 360-691-6087. Monster Madness! Mermaids, Bigfoot, dragons, unicorns and the Loch Ness...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    April 2, 2014

Third quarter 'Success in Education' awards

The Granite Falls School District awarded the following students with the Success in Education awards at their March 19 board meeting. High school winners, Beau Byron and Dansil Green; middle school winners Kayla Arciniega (6th grade), Shannara...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    April 2, 2014

World Book Night April 23

Monte Cristo and Mountain Way Elementary school staff plan to “Paint the Town in Literacy” for World Book Night on April 23! This is a celebration that has spread all over the United States and beyond. A grant supplies the community with 400...

 

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