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Articles from the January 31, 2012 edition

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 By Journal Staff    News    January 31, 2012

LSHS Hi-Q Team seeks academic quiz championship

Chris Neuman, Charlie (Russell Charles) Hannigan, Samantha Mardock, Andrei Arevalo, Ryland Ploeger, Sydney Peterson, Victoria McCann. Lake Stevens High School’s Hi-Q team has started three...

 
 By Alan Soler    Sports    January 31, 2012

Wrestlers win Wesco North

Lake Stevens’ wrestlers finished Wesco North competition this past week defeating Monroe 74-6 on Tuesday and Marysville 56-24 on Thursday to wrap up their 4th straight Wesco North Championship....

 
 By Mike Anderton    Sports    January 31, 2012

VIKING BOYS, GIRLS EACH TIE FOR WESCO NORTH BASKETBALL LEAD

A week full of basketball games, caused by the snow-outs of the week before, ended with the Viking girls and boys each sharing the Wesco 4A North lead with three games apiece remaining before the...

 
 By Ronnie Mcbrayer    Columns    January 31, 2012

Keeping the Faith:

Months ago a friend handed me a little book entitled “Have A Little Faith,” written by Mitch Albom. Honestly, it sat on my shelf for a long time gathering dust. It’s not that I was uninterested; I was plowing through some dense...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    January 31, 2012

Local Machinist honored as ‘Real Hero’ by Red Cross

David Robinson and his granddaughter Angel. It happened in the blink of an eye, like so many accidents do. David Robinson, a Machinists Union member from Lake Stevens, was in Monroe, crossing U.S....

 
 By Kelcey Hatch    News    January 31, 2012

Lake Stevens High School students share their SOUL for underprivileged, abused children

Lake Stevens High School sophomores Bridgette Sullivan and Angela Stemler have set out on a mission to change the lives of abused and underprivileged children. Last August Sullivan started the SOUL...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    January 31, 2012

Kiwanis benefit for Boys & Girls Club

Write it on your calendar and get ready to help out the Boys & Girls club by attending a spaghetti dinner prepared by Buzz Inn’s own Chef Tony. The spaghetti dinner will include meatballs, salad, bread and dessert. Come join in the...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    January 31, 2012

Host families needed for exchange student program

Explore new cultures without leaving your home. You and your family will learn about another exciting country by opening your home to an exchange student. A host family is needed for a foreign exchange student who will be attending Lake Stevens High...

 
 By Pam Stevens    Opinions    January 31, 2012

What’s in your medicine cabinet?

Have you taken a look at your medicine cabinet lately? I mean really taken a look in there to see if you have unused or outdated prescription drugs just sitting there waiting for someone to get their...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    January 31, 2012

Dr. Cerven offering free sealant for kids

Kids need dental care just as much as adults, so much so that they have declared February National Children's Dental Health Month. The staff at Dr. Cerven’s office is excited about giving back to their community by improving the dental health...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    January 31, 2012

Coaches vs. Cancer brings crowds, cash

There was a lot of pink and purple making its way throughout the stands at Lake Stevens High School’s varsity basketball game last Friday night for the annual Cancer vs. Coaches basketball game...

 
 By Kevin Hickson    News    January 31, 2012

CHASING TAILS A FISH REPORT

A bad day of fishing is better than a good day at work. Ok, maybe in today’s high unemployment, having a paycheck, might be better than fishing. Maybe. Winter is a challenging time for fishing. The days are cold, rainy and dark. Some lakes and...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    January 31, 2012

Cell phone recycling helps domestic violence victims

Domestic Violence Services of Snohomish County is recycling cell phones. Cell phones even without service can call 911 when charged. Cell phones may be given to victims of domestic violence to keep them safe. Older phones or phones that are broken,...

 
 By Don C. Brunell    Opinions    January 31, 2012

Our initiative process needs to change

Would you buy a new car or a new house without knowing how you’ll pay for it? Of course not. But Washington voters do something similar every time they approve a costly initiative without specifying how it will be paid for. That needs to...