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Articles from the April 19, 2010 edition

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 By Kelcey Hatch    Sports    April 19, 2010

Local Junior hockey players taking league by storm

Amidst the Silvertips hype a group of local teenagers are taking the Junior Hockey League by storm. The 16U AAA Seattle Junior North West Admirals have two team members from Lake Stevens High School;...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    April 19, 2010

Teen arrested in plot to kill Snohomish County deputies

Michael E. McConnachie, 19, was arrested at the Farwest Motel on Evergreen Way in Everett last week after Snohomish County Deputies uncovered a plot to kill local deputies. McConnachie was allegedly...

 
 By Kelcey Hatch    News    April 19, 2010

Local sisters invited to prestigious iPOP

Brianna Hill Kalla Hill Brianna and Kalla Hill are both students at Hillcrest Elementary, they seem like normal nine and ten year olds. But the girls are about to embark on an adventure most kids canâ...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    April 19, 2010

Local police settle lawsuit by mom alleging wrongful arrest

Police carry out Noah Desmond’s body. In June 2007, Lake Stevens Police were called to a residence on Lake Drive where a four month old boy, Noah, was not breathing. After the police investigation,...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    April 19, 2010

G.F. man arrested, jailed for shooting death of girlfriend

On Sunday, April 11 at approximately 5:30 a.m., Granite Falls resident Modesto Cruz Mejia, 25, was arrested for the shooting death of his girlfriend, Joanna Marsh, 22, in their home. Snohomish County...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    April 19, 2010

County dedicates community park, ball fields

Hundreds of people showed up to the dedication ceremony and grand opening of the new Lake Stevens Community Park last Saturday. Snohomish County Executive Aaron Reardon, Lake Stevens Mayor Vern...

 
 News    April 19, 2010

“A Caring Community” pancake breakfast

On Saturday, April 24, everyone in Lake Stevens is invited to a community-wide pancake breakfast at Cavelero Mid-High School. Breakfast will be served from 7:45 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. The purpose of this event is to raise money and awareness for the...

 
 Entertainment    April 19, 2010

‘RAISE THE PADDLE’ FOR NEW MUSICALS, THE BRUCE AND JOLENE McCAW FAMILY FOUNDATION PLEDGES TO MATCH UP TO $50,000

Issaquah, WA—Village Theatre announces an exciting matching opportunity at On The Town, our Annual Auction and Gala event taking place on May 8, 2010 at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel in Seattle. The Bruce and Jolene McCaw Family Foundation has...

 
 Lights & Sirens    April 19, 2010

Lake Stevens Police Beat - April 21

Driving While Under the Influence/Driving with License Suspended/Warrant Service, 04/04/2010, 15 Place SE, 91 Ave SE. A 19-year-old male was booked into jail for driving while under the influence, driving with a suspended license and an outstanding...

 
 Opinions    April 19, 2010

Your Letters for April 21 issue

Gravel trucks bring progress but need to use correct roads Dear Editor, I am writing in response to Lee Langley’s “Gravel trucks are a necessity for roads and new roundabout”. I did do my homework and not just from my home office. I spent 20...

 
 By Laura Snyder    Columns    April 19, 2010

Reunions

Reunions with people you haven’t seen in a long time are sometimes painful. If you’d had time to prepare for the reunion, you might have been able to minimize the damages by doing a few extra laps on the treadmill and getting your hair styled....

 
 By Christopher Schwarzen, Executive's Office    News    April 19, 2010

General Aviation Day comes to Paine Field, May 15

This year’s event, sponsored by Paine Field Airport and the Washington Pilots Association, coincides with the first Fly Day of 2010 for the Flying Heritage Collection and is connected to other daily events including the Taste of Mukilteo. General...

 
 By Don C Brunell    Opinions    April 19, 2010

Our state has a lot riding on the 787

Boeing now has six new 787s in various stages of flight tests, and the good news is the test results are positive. The company aims to certify the new aircraft and deliver the first of its new composite passenger liners to Japan’s All Nippon...

 
 By Mike Clifford    News    April 19, 2010

Poll Says Financial Reform Is Crucial

SEATTLE - Financial reform now being debated in Congress is hugely important to people in Washington State and around the nation, and vital to bolstering confidence in the economy, according to a poll released by the Pew Charitable Trusts. Gordon...