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Articles from the June 12, 2012 edition

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 By Journal Staff    Sports    June 12, 2012

Giants win Little League division

Front Row: Ryder Kavanagh, Conor Bardue, Will Wentz, Tyler LaRue, Collin Sullivan, and Tre Long. Back row: Carlo Evangelisti, Blake Berger, Seth Nickerson, Ian Hanson, Wyatt Hall and Michael Yelm....

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 12, 2012

LSSD holding summer lunch program

Starting on Monday, June 25 and running through Friday, August 3 the Lake Stevens School District will be offering free lunch at Hillcrest Elementary School, weekdays from 12 noon to 12:30 p.m. Any child or teen ages 1 to 18 can receive a free meal...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 12, 2012

CMH and LSHS students win Youth Challenge awards

Alex Cortez was selected for the Youth Challenge Award, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Lynwood, for his leadership skills, and Kyle Antel of Lake Stevens High School was chosen for his work in...

 
 By Len Stevens    Sports    June 12, 2012

LSHS’s Nelson and LaVelle drafted to MLB

Most boys that play little league baseball dream of some day playing in the major leagues. Most high school baseball coaches dream of having a player on their team with the talent to play in the majors. This year Lake Stevens High School and head...

 
 By Len Stevens    Sports    June 12, 2012

LSHS baseball leads All Area first and second teams

The Lake Stevens Vikings baseball team dominated the All-Wesco player voting along with having the Everett Herald’s player of the year and four other teammates included on the All Area first and second teams. Six Viking baseball players...

 
 By William Walles    Columns    June 12, 2012

Make sure you include Jesus in your summer plans

Summer is finally upon us, at least according to the calendar if not always the weather outside. And with that, I find myself having more and more conversations with other parents about their summer plans. They always seem to fall into two camps if...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 12, 2012

Road closure on SR 9 and Highway 92

WSDOT will be performing a weekend closure of the SR 9/SR 92 intersection from 11 p.m. on Friday, June 22 until 5 a.m. on Monday, June 25. The full closure is expected to occur for only one weekend. During the closure, some of the trips will be...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    June 12, 2012

Pilchuck principal taking a “Time Out” for kids

Chris Larson, the principal at Mt. Pilchuck Elementary has put out a school wide challenge and is asking for the community’s help as well. If the students at Mount Pilchuck can raise $2,000 by...

 
 News    June 12, 2012

Lake Stevens High School Class of 2012

Ralph Abraham Troy Adams Migal Aguilar-Tripp Hannah Aikman Daniel Aina Kaitlyn Ainsley Taylor Aitken Jeremy Allegre Corrine Allen-Watts Lucas Altentaler Jordan Anderson William Anderst Alla...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    June 12, 2012

Lake Stevens High School evacuated after smell of gas

Students at Lake Stevens High School started their day out on Thursday, June 7 with the scent of gas wafting through the air. Students in the 100 building were evacuated at 8:30 a.m. and Lake Stevens...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 12, 2012

House fire on 11300 block of 21st Place NE

At approximately 12:40 am on Wednesday, June 6, Lake Stevens Fire responded to a house on fire in the 11300 block of 21st Place NE in Lake Stevens. On arrival the crews encountered fire in the second story of the house extending through the attic and...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    June 12, 2012

Crowds gather at annual Health & Safety Fair

Hundreds of local residents joined in the fun at the annual Heath & Safety Fair that took place on Saturday, June 8 in the Albertsons parking lot. Forty-five different vendors ranging from Team...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    June 12, 2012

Bushnell retires after three decades at LSSD

After 33 years in the teaching profession with 29 years in Lake Stevens schools, Lake Stevens High School Associate Principal/CTE Director Dan Bushnell has decided to retire and with his extra time...

 
 Opinions    June 12, 2012

YOUR | LETTERS June 13, 2012

Thorleifson will be remembered as a special man Dear Editor, The terms “special man” and “loved by all who knew him,” how appropriate. I want to personally congratulate Pam Stevens, Managing Editor of the Lake Stevens Journal...

 
 By Pam Stevens    Opinions    June 12, 2012

Will banning Big Gulps in NYC really save people from obesity?

Don’t lawmakers and politicians have anything better to do than to take away their constituents’ freedom of choice when it comes to soda pop size? In New York City, Mayor Michael...

 
 By Washington News Service    News    June 12, 2012

WA Home-Care Aides Ask State for a Raise

SEATTLE - It's time to play catch-up with wages and benefits for home-care workers in Washington. That's the view of their union, as its representatives sit down with state negotiators for the latest round of contract talks - and they're asking for a...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 12, 2012

Zuvela joins Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation board

Amy Zuvela has been elected as the newest member of the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation Board of Directors. An avid reader and Lake Stevens resident, Zuvela brings her youth and enthusiasm to the Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation. Zuvela has worked for...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    June 12, 2012

After the dark clouds comes the silver lining

Meet the new kids on the block! Actually, they are old duffers. Loren and Barbara Bishop, Len and Denise Green have just bought the farm at the end of Scherrer Road in Granite Falls. Len and Denise's...

 
 By Steve Strong    News    June 12, 2012

The Lake Stevens Real Estate Report

The following residential statistics are made possible from the Northwest Multiple Listing Service (NWMLS). For Lake Stevens as well as the rest of the Northwest, shrinking inventory, more buyers and more closed sales are leading to escalating...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 12, 2012

LS Business Network welcomes new members

The Lake Stevens Business Network is a group of business professionals that works in our local community to promote and build relationships. They just welcomed three new members: Lisa Hale with Miche Handbags, Carin Weir with Weir Wine Shop and...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 12, 2012

Haggen adds 130 years of industry experience to its leadership team

Haggen announced four new hires and one promotion to its senior staff in order to help manage the emerging opportunities the company has found since the Northwest Fresh brand launched at its Bellevue, Washington store in November 2011. New hires...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 12, 2012

Edward Jones named Firm of the Year by Money Management Institute

Financial services firm Edward Jones was named the Advisory Solutions Firm of the Year by the Money Management Institute as the firm that most exemplified overall excellence and contributed to the long-term success and sustainability of the wealth...

 
 News    June 12, 2012

AquaRun 2012

This year’s AquaRun will take place during Aquafest and will start and finish at Lake Stevens High School on Saturday, July 28 with a 5K, 10K and a Kid’s Fun Run. Register online at www.aquafest.org. The cost is $25 for both the 5k and...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 12, 2012

Advertise in our upcoming Aquafest guide

The award winning Official Aquafest Program Guide will be out on July 25. Don’t miss this opportunity to advertise in our most popular issue of the year! The new magazine format includes all the information you will need to find the Who, What,...

 

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