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Articles from the March 5, 2013 edition

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 By Mike Anderton    News    March 5, 2013

Viking girls basketball place fifth at State

Viking girls brought home the fifth place trophy from the State 4A Basketball Tournament at the Tacoma Dome last weekend. And they came oh so close to nabbing at least second place, losing a...

 By Journal Staff    News    March 5, 2013

Spring for Education breakfast this week

Thursday, March 7 from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., Lake Stevens Education Foundation’s 5th Annual Spring for Education Breakfast will be held at the Lake Stevens School District office. Come learn about our Education Foundation and the exciting...

 By Pam Stevens    Opinions    March 5, 2013

Helping At-Risk youth can be life changing for mentor and child

Recently the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation sponsored a study entitled, “The Role of Risk: Mentoring Experiences and Outcome for Youth with Varying Risk Profiles,” which studied over...

 By Journal Staff    News    March 5, 2013

Quigley dances to help fight AIDS

Lake Stevens own Mattie Quigley joined hundreds of other students at UCLA over President’s Day weekend as they danced the hours away to help raise funds and awareness for Pediatric AIDS....

 By Journal Staff    News    March 5, 2013

Miss Aquafest Royalty receives President’s Award

In January, the 2012 Miss Aquafest Royalty received the President’s Award for their dedication to community service. For several of the recipients, this was their third year to be honored. The...

 By Pam Stevens    News    March 5, 2013

Good Samaritan gets airlifted to Harborview

The sound of a helicopter over homes in Lake Stevens had many in the community curious as to what was happening on Tuesday evening, February 26. The Life Flight helicopter was responding to an...

 By Journal Staff    News    March 5, 2013

Community invited to provide feedback on proposed strategic plan for LSSD

The Lake Stevens School District Board of Directors invites you to participate in a second-round strategic planning focus group to provide input on the proposed tag line, mission and vision statements, goals and foundational principles. Last...

 By Journal Staff    News    March 5, 2013

City leaders answer questions from local third graders

Students from Hillcrest Elementary School gathered at the library to ask questions of our local leaders including Mayor Vern Little, Fire Chief Dave Lingenfelter, Interim Police Chief Dan Lorentzen,...

 By Journal Staff    News    March 5, 2013

Change your clocks, check your batteries, practice your escape plan

Sunday, March 10 at 2am is the official time to “spring forward” an hour. Many people choose to set them forward Saturday evening before going to bed. Lake Stevens Fire will be at Haggen and Jay’s Market on Friday, March 8 from...