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 By Journal Staff    Entertainment    September 10, 2014 

Chapman Duo in Concert This Sunday

This Sunday, September 14 the Chapman Duo will perform live at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 1305 Pine Avenue, in Snohomish. Presented by the Ladies Musical Club of Seattle, the Chapman Duo,...

 
 By Marcy Little - Journal Staff    News    September 3, 2014

Local Chevron owner races official Chevron Toy Car

Bob Eaton is the proud owner of  the Chevron "Extra Mile" gas station in Lake Stevens. He was also the proud driver of the CHEVRON Toy Car at the annual Box Car Race, which was held in Seattle this...

 
 By Journal Staff    Sports    September 3, 2014

Granite Falls B & G Club Volleyball

Granite Falls Boys & Girls Club is now taking registrations for the Fall Volleyball Program. Registration ends promptly on September 17th. Practices begin the week of September 15th and are usually twice a week for one hour at the Granite Falls...

 
 By Journal Staff    Education    September 3, 2014

Summer Lunch Program Served more than 2,600 meals

During the summer months a growing number of students go hungry without access to the free and low-cost meals they receive during the school year. To combat this problem, Lake Stevens School District once again offered a nine-week Free Summer Lunch...

 
 By Journal Staff    Sports    August 20, 2014

Lake Stevens and Granite Falls Junior Girls Fast Pitch merge and take 2nd Place in Washington State in July

This past season, Lake Stevens and Granite Falls Girls Softball Teams merged to form a Juniors Fast pitch All-Star Team. They went 3 and 1 in the District 1 All Stars tournament in June.  They...

 
 By Journal Staff    Sports    August 20, 2014

No. Cascades Crew Wins Gold, Silver, and Bronze

The North Cascades Crew, rowing out of Lake Stevens, overcame the competition in five events at the Northwest Masters Regionals on June 20 and 22. Jen Huffman, of Bothell, and Wendy Clark of Lake Stevens won the Womens AA-A Double,(age category21 to...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    August 20, 2014

Lighting Lights Up Lake Stevens

Last week the Lake Stevens area had some interesting weather patterns. Several residents witnessed a beautiful lighting storm and were able to photograph it on their digital cameras and iphones. We...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    August 20, 2014

Grand Opening of North Town Insurance

On Friday, August 22, Shannah Swinburnson of North Town Insurance will celebrate her Grand Opening with a Ribbon Cutting at noon and refreshments and cool prizes she will be giving away unitl 4 p.m....

 
 By Journal Staff    News    August 13, 2014

National Night Out Hosts Competition Between Local Chiefs

National Night Out is a free event hosted by the LS Family Center annually with a focus on neighborhood safety and crime prevention. This event provides a great opportunity to connect with the...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    August 13, 2014

Western Day HO-DOWN at Ashley Pointe

Last Saturday, August 9th, Ashley Pointe of Lake Stevens invited the community to, "Come on down" to their lip smacking BBQ , live fiddling, foot stomping good time Western Day. By the look of what...

 
 By Journal Staff    Sports    August 6, 2014

Tigers Black Belt Academy National Team Brings Home The Gold

It was huge success for the U.S., said Master Shin of Lake Stevens Tigers Black Belt Academy. Shin's U.S. National Team brought home 1 gold medal, their first in 20 years, and 10 bronze medals from...

 
 By Journal Staff    Awards & Honors    August 6, 2014

Ashley Pointe's Susan Jones Named Radiant Senior Living's Administrator of the Year

Ashley Pointe Assisted and Independent Living Executive Director, Susan Jones, has been named Radiant Senior Living's 2013 Administrator of the Year. The Radiant Senior Living Administrator of the...

 
 By Journal Staff    Sports    August 6, 2014

Guns 'n Hoses Softball Challenge Collected School Supplies for Lake Stevens Community

Lake Stevens Fire and Lake Stevens Police held their 4th annual ultimate softball challenge,  Guns 'n Hoses, last  Saturday, August 2nd,  at the Lake Stevens High School field.  Lake Stevens Fire...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    August 6, 2014

Stay safe this summer while on the water - tips everyone should know

Summer is in full swing with bright and sunny warm days, encouraging families to stay cool in and around the water. Enjoying your summer days around the water can be fun, but it can turn deadly...

 
 By Journal Staff    Entertainment    July 30, 2014

National Night Out coming Tuesday, Aug.5th

On Tuesday, August 5, the Lake Stevens Family Center will host the annual National Night Out Against Crime. The event will be held from 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM on Main Street and North Cove Park in...

 
 By Journal Staff    Columns    July 30, 2014

Dog Agility Training at Rover's Day Ranch

Dog agility what is that? Winnie Simon gets that question a lot. The best way to describe dog agility is: An activity where a handler (the human) and a dog successfully navigate an obstacle course. So why would anyone want to do that? First and...

 
 By Journal Staff    Entertainment    July 30, 2014

Lion's to Host First Annual Community Sale

The Lake Stevens Lion’s Club will be hosting a Community Sale on Saturday, August 16. Anyone who would like to sell their treasures or home made items can reserve a 9x9 booth space for $35 which will be used as a donation to the Lake Stevens...

 
 By Journal Staff    Entertainment    July 30, 2014

A Grand Aquafest Weekend

Aquafest was in full swing last week-end as the weather cooperated and both residents and tourist enjoyed all the activities on the lake, in North Cove Park and along Main Street in downtown Lake...

 
 By Journal Staff    Entertainment    July 9, 2014

Run or Dye comes to Lake Stevens

Run or Dye, the world's most colorful 5K, will cover Downtown Lake Stevens in a shower of color on Saturday, July 12. With a blast of color, a heap of happiness, a pinch of passion and a splash of spo...

 
 By Joural Staff    Education    July 9, 2014

GFHS Michael Warner named Innovative Teacher of the Year

Granite Falls High School Teacher Michael Werner was named "Innovative Teacher-of-the-Year" by the Center of Excellence for Aerospace and Advanced Manufacturing at the Future of Flight Aviation...

 
 By Journal Staff    Education    July 9, 2014

LSSD publications garner Local and National recognition

Lake Stevens School District received eight awards for its publications from the state and national school public relations associations. The awards recognize outstanding printed publications, photographs, newsletters, websites, and audio or video...

 
 By Journal Staff    Entertainment    July 9, 2014

Jurassic Quest invades Comcast Arena

Over 50 life-size animatronic dinosaurs will be roaming the Comcast Arena at Everett July 26 and 27 in a dinosaur adventure called Jurassic Quest. This all-new attraction features dinosaur rides, fossil digs, dino air mazes, face painting and more....

 
 By Journal Staff    Entertainment    July 2, 2014

The All American Aquafest - United We Lake, is almost here, July 25th through 27th

In appreciation for the sacrifice of the veterans living in our community, and in honor of the 2014 Aquafest theme "All American Aquafest-United We Lake", the 2014 Aquafest board is pleased to...

 
 By Journal Staff    Entertainment    July 2, 2014

Comcast Host's Record number of People

Comcast Arena Hosts 64,551 in 11 Days Record Numbers Flock to Everett for Graduations and Sold Out Concert The Everett Public Facilities District and Global Spectrum welcomed 64,551 guests to the Comcast Arena at Everett over 11 days, with 17...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    July 2, 2014

LSSD Offers Free Summer Lunch at Hillcrest Elementary

The Lake Stevens School District’s Food and Nutritional Services Department is pleased to announce that a Free Summer Lunch program is now available at Hillcrest Elementary School (9315 4th St. SE) and will continue through Friday, Aug. 16 (closed...

 

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