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Articles from the March 27, 2012 edition

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 By Len Stevens    Sports    March 27, 2012

LSHS baseball off to a rough start, moving ahead

The 2012 LSHS baseball team got off to a rough start before the season even began. In the second week of practice the Vikings temporarily lost standout Dylan LaVelle to injury, LaVelle has signed to play college ball for the Oregon State Beavers....

 
 By Alan Soler    Sports    March 27, 2012

Cavelero Colts win wrestling championship

The Cavelero Colts Wrestling team completed their season by winning the 2012 South – East County Middle School Wrestling Championships held Thursday, March 15 at Snohomish High School. Middle...

 
 By Lisa Finley    Columns    March 27, 2012

Shake your head, not your fingers

I am making progress in this world of technology. Thirty years ago my first instinct to anything remotely related to a computer was to flee. Next came a decade of avoidance. Lately, I have begun to wade into the waters of the cyberspace world, and ha...

 
 By Ginger Hobson    Business    March 27, 2012

Tender Touch Dog Grooming

I began my career as a pet groomer in 1979, in Hollywood, California. My private clients included many celebrities; Elizabeth Taylor, Diana Ross, Don Rickles, Lorne Greene and Hugh Hefner, to name just a few. My business also included grooming...

 
 By Stephanie Christopherson    Business    March 27, 2012

Larsen Christopherson Benefits Group Inc

Stephanie Christopherson began working more than 10 years ago as an Employee Benefits Consultant. She now co-owns and operates Larsen Christopherson Benefits Group Inc. LCBG, Inc. focuses on the design and implementation of employee benefit...

 
 By Kymm Shipman    Business    March 27, 2012

Kids Way

My name is Kymm Shipman and I am the owner and director of Kids Way Child Care & Early Learning Center located in downtown Lake Stevens. I have always loved children and thoroughly enjoyed my oldest son’s preschool and childcare...

 
 By Lorry Green    Business    March 27, 2012

Elle Marie

Elle Marie owner Lorry Green Owning my own hair salon has been a dream come true and that dream dates back as far as I can remember. When I was a little girl my mom wouldn't buy me Barbie dolls...

 
 By Contributed    Business    March 27, 2012

Dr.Janet Miesel Lake Stevens Implants & Periodontics

Dr.Janet Miesel Dr. Janet Miesel, a periodontist, practices at Lake Stevens Implants and Periodontics. Dr. Miesel earned her dental degree from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in...

 
 By Don C. Brunell    Opinions    March 27, 2012

Export-Import Bank fuels trade and job growth

It started in 1935 with a $3.8 million loan to Cuba for the purchase of U.S. silver ingots. That loan, backed by the U.S. government, was the beginning of the Export-Import Bank. Today, the bank helps finance export sales by thousands of U.S....

 
 By Dr. Crystal Garnes    Business    March 27, 2012

Crystal Garnes

I am lucky enough to be one of the many women in business and I couldn’t be happier. Everyday I get to make people’s smiles both healthier and more beautiful. Owning your own small business is definitely a lot of hard work and it...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    March 27, 2012

Lake Stevens High School loses beloved teacher

Sadness and shock reverberated throughout the halls of Lake Stevens High School and the entire community last week at the sudden passing of beloved history teacher Jim Talley. Students, their parents...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 27, 2012

PUD partnerships help LS School District

The Environmental Protection Agency has recognized the Lake Stevens School District with its “Energy Star Leader” Award for building energy efficiency. The district was one of four school districts in Washington state honored for...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 27, 2012

Larsen spends time with AP Government students

Senior AP Government Students spent time with Congressman Larsen, asking him questions. On Tuesday, March 13, during one of Congressman Larsen’s visits to his home district, Larsen carved out...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 27, 2012

Lake Stevens teacher named Technical Teacher of the Year

Engineering teacher, Kit Shanholtzer. Kit Shanholtzer, engineering teacher at Lake Stevens High School, was just named Washington State Industrial Technical Educators Association Teacher of the Year....

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 27, 2012

Ironman Triathlon looking for volunteers

The Lake Stevens Triathlon is looking for volunteers for the 2012 event which takes place in Lake Stevens on Sunday, July 15. Volunteers are needed from Thursday, July 12 through July 15. You can volunteer as many hours as you would like doing...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 27, 2012

Granite Falls holds annual Turkey Shoot

Granite Falls Sportsmen’s Club (GFSC) located at 20319 Gun Club Rd. is holding the 47th Annual Spring Turkey Shoot on Sunday, April 1 at 10 a.m. Don’t know what a Turkey Shoot is? GFSC wants anyone who is curious about what a Turkey...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 27, 2012

Bark For Life coming to Lake Stevens

The American Cancer Society Bark For Life honors the caregiver qualities of canine companions and is a noncompetitive walk event for dogs and their owners to raise funds and awareness in the fight against cancer. By supporting Bark for Life, you...

 
 By Lake Stevens Police Department    Lights & Sirens    March 27, 2012

Lights and Sirens - March 28, 2012

The police department responded to 623 incidents in the week of March 11, 2012 through March 17, 2012. The following is a brief summary of some of the more notable contacts: Collision Hit and Run, 3/11/12, 700 blk of 87th Ave NE A 16-year-old female...

 
 Opinions    March 27, 2012

YOUR|LETTERS-March 28, 2012

Hometown newspaper shares hometown news Dear Editor, Applause for a great front page for the March 21 Lake Stevens Journal. The pictures and article about the “Battle of the Books” at Lake Stevens and North Lake Middle Schools was a...