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Articles from the May 11, 2010 edition

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 By Journal Staff    Sports    May 11, 2010

Second place for Lake U12 volleyball

Lake Stevens VBU U12 team. Over the course of three consecutive weekends Lake VBC U12 won second place in the Gold Division at the Tulip Festival Tournament. They also took first place in the Silver...

 
 By Journal Staff    Sports    May 11, 2010

LSRC excels in Canada

The Lake Stevens Rowing Club was invited to participate in this year’s Windermere Cup. The Lake Stevens Rowing Club once again showcased their well-rounded youth program by excelling at the 40th Ann...

 
 By Journal Staff    Business    May 11, 2010

Naturopathic medicine now available in Lake Stevens

The residents of Lake Stevens will no longer need to leave town to obtain naturopathic medical care or acupuncture treatments. Dr. Kate Carlson, a 1996 Lake Stevens High School grad, has returned home to offer the residents of Lake Stevens her skills...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    May 11, 2010

Youth Advisory Council to meet, discuss local kids

The Youth Advisory Council, YAC, of Lake Stevens will be holding their sixth annual youth forum on Wednesday, May 19 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Lake Stevens High School cafeteria. Each year the kids come together to collectively decide what issue...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    May 11, 2010

Suspects charged in Craigslist murder

After a home invasion in Lake Stevens and a brutal murder in Edgewood in Pierce County, four suspects in the two cases are in custody in Pierce County. Two of the suspects, Joshua Nathan Reese, 20,...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    May 11, 2010

Locks of Love donation event this Saturday

Girl Scout Troop 40830 is hosting a Locks of Love event this Saturday, May 15 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Mount Pilchuck Elementary School. Anyone who would like to donate their hair can come to the event and get their hair cut at no charge. Hair must...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    May 11, 2010

Lake Stevens holds annual Spring cleaning day event at Cavelero

On Saturday, May 15, the City of Lake Stevens will be hosting its annual Spring Cleaning Day Event. This year’s event has a new location. It will be held at the back parking lot at Cavelero Mid High, 8220 24th St. SE, Lake Stevens. Citizens that...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    May 11, 2010

Hope shares legislative update

Representative Mike Hope The 2010 legislative session had its ups and downs and State Representative Mike Hope, R-Lake Stevens, met with the Journal to discuss what took place over the four-month...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    May 11, 2010

American Legion Post 181 in L.S. names Legionnaire of the Year

Lake Stevens Memorial American Legion Post 181 recognized Vern Rasmussen as the Legionnaire of the Year at their annual banquet held May 1 at Ebenezer Lutheran Church. As 1st Vice Commander for this last year, Rasmussen demonstrated the willingness...

 
 Opinions    May 11, 2010

Your Letters for May 5 issue.

Memorial tree will not be replaced at NLMS Dear Editor, I would like to thank Sunnyside Nursery for giving North Lake Middle School a big discount on a flowering pear tree last October to plant on the school property as a living memorial to our...

 
 By Don C Brunell    Opinions    May 11, 2010

Too much wind power in the northwest?

Could Washington and Oregon’s growing fleet of wind turbines become too much of a good thing? Perhaps. At present, there are more than 2,200 megawatts of wind energy flowing through the Pacific Northwest at any given time. That is enough...

 
 By Pam Stevens    Opinions    May 11, 2010

L.S. should be proud of their working relationships

The last week or two our neighboring city to the east, Granite Falls, has seen its share of small town politics. Even in the last few years, small town politics has come into play with the former...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    May 11, 2010

Downtown Snohomish fair boasts more than your typical antiques

When Doug Rhoades decided to renovate his home in Leadville, Colorado in the late 1990’s, he had no idea he would find cans of corned beef under his house — that is, cans of corned beef from the 1870’s with labels that would leave historians...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    May 11, 2010

The Lake Stevens Business Network Group holds visitors’ day

The Lake Stevens Business Network Group organization specializes in business referrals among members and is holding a Visitors’ Day. This networking group is a great way for businesses and business owners to expand their business and contact...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    May 11, 2010

Small business owner announces campaign For 44th District State Senate

Small Business Owner Lillian Kaufer announced that she will run for the State Senate. Kaufer had previously announced for the State House but has now decided she can make a bigger impact with a State Senate Campaign. “At the end of the legislative...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    May 11, 2010

Executive Reardon to speak at Chamber Leadership Breakfast

Snohomish County Executive Aaron Reardon is scheduled to address Lake Stevens business and community leaders at the Greater Lake Stevens Chamber of Commerce’s 11th annual leadership breakfast, set for Thursday, May 20, at 7:30 a.m. at the Lake...