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Articles from the June 19, 2012 edition

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 By Journal Staff    News    June 19, 2012

LSHS Scholarships

Ralph Abraham Arizona State University Academic Award Corrine Allen Watts Lake Stevens Rotary Scholarship Watts Careers That Work Scholarship Andrei Arevalo The Arlington VFW Post Scholarship Tulalip WalMart Dependent Scholarship Lake Stevens Rotary...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 19, 2012

Local youth honored for service on YAC

Left to right: Adrien Davila, Remingten Kitbury, Cody Hartman, Brendan Gould, Jake Olsen, missing Jasmyn Friend. On Friday, June 1, during the final meeting of the year for the Youth Advisory Council...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 19, 2012

HomeLink looking for K-1 students

Parents of K-1 students looking for an alternative to traditional public school should consider HomeLink Parent Partnership Program in Lake Stevens. The Discoverers class is geared toward early learners at various stages of academic development. The...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 19, 2012

Foster receives 2012 DELAKB® Agriculture Accomplishment Award

Benjamin (BJ) Foster Benjamin (BJ) Foster, a senior at Lake Stevens High School, was recently presented the school’s highest agriculture honor, the DELKAB Agricultural Accomplishment Award,...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 19, 2012

Foster awarded the Jill L. Renshaw Memorial Scholarship

Sarah Foster Sarah Foster was awarded the Jill L. Renshaw Memorial Scholarship award of $6,000 for 2012. She will be attending the University of Washington and plans a career in global environmental...

 
 By Journal Staff    Sports    June 19, 2012

U13-Blue wins championship

Back row; Ryann Rasmussen, Jaime Cymbaluk, Jenna McNeil, Bailey Nelson, Gabby Gunterman, Hannah Barnes, Laura Aikins, Melissa Stevens. Front row; Coach Ivan, Julia Mott, Juliana Cameron, Brooke...

 
 By Journal Staff    Sports    June 19, 2012

Thomas to be inducted into Snohomish County Hall of Fame

Steve Thompson, a Lake Stevens High School football and basketball player who played defensive end at the University of Washington and played on the 1969 New York Jets Super Bowl III team, will be inducted into the Snohomish County Sports Hall of...

 
 By Journal Staff    Sports    June 19, 2012

Lake Stevens local wins 3000 meter steeplechase

Lauren Moran with her NAIA national championship award. Lauren Moran, from Lake Stevens and a 2008 graduate of Archbishop Murphy High School won the NAIA national championship in the women’s...

 
 By Journal Staff    Columns    June 19, 2012

New local website for genealogy

The LDS family History Center in Lake Stevens now has their own website to help those searching for their ancestors. The website address is lakestevensFHC.wordpress.com. On the website you will find detailed information about all upcoming classes...

 
 By Ronnie Mcbrayer    Columns    June 19, 2012

Keeping the Faith:

Last year when Kate Middleton walked down the aisle of Westminster Abbey to marry Prince William Duke of Cambridge, it marked the apex of one of the most expensive weddings in history. The price tag on the royal nuptials was more than $30 million...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 19, 2012

Road closures on SR9/SR92

WSDOT has adjusted the full weekend closure of the SR 9/SR 92 intersection to take place over two weekends, instead of just one. The closures will actually be shorter overall and will give the contractor a bit more leeway in getting work done. The...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 19, 2012

Police Marine Law prepare for Operation Drywater

Recreational boating fatalities last year jumped to their highest levels since 1998 and boating under the influence (BUI) was the leading contributing factor, according to the U.S. Coast Guard’s report, 2011 Recreational Boating Statistics....

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    June 19, 2012

Personius shows off her talent in college softball

Whether at Lake Stevens High School or at the Aquafest Celebrity Softball game, Alona Personius always puts her best into the local sports she plays. She has taken her extreme talent on to Florida...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 19, 2012

LSHS Scholarships

Ralph Abraham Arizona State University Academic Award Corrine Allen Watts Lake Stevens Rotary Scholarship Watts Careers That Work Scholarship Andrei Arevalo The Arlington VFW Post Scholarship Tulalip WalMart Dependent Scholarship Lake Stevens Rotary...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 19, 2012

It’s time to renew: 2012 boat decals

Summer boating is right around the corner, and so is the deadline for renewing boat and watercraft registration decals. In Washington state, all boat registrations expire on June 30. Don’t let an expired registration spoil your day; remember...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 19, 2012

Food Bank, Senior get $500 from Albertsons

Albertson’s celebrated their re-grand opening on Wednesday, June 6 with a check for $500 to the Lake Stevens Food Bank. Lake Stevens Fire Chief Dave Lingenfelter, representatives from the Lake...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 19, 2012

Children’s writer announces publication of latest book, “Weaving Magic”

“Weaving Magic” is a romance for teens and is set in the Skagit Valley. He loves magic. She loves romance. But the biggest illusion is the one Shantel and Christopher perform together....

 
 Opinions    June 19, 2012

Letters to the Editor

Future legislators need to tell us how they will fix state’s debt Dear Editor, A recent “Scorecard” by the Washington Policy Center demonstrates where the state stands in its debts and liabilities. Our elected officials have dug us...

 
 By Jason Mercier    Opinions    June 19, 2012

Supreme Court will have another shot at the four-time voter-approved 2/3 requirement for tax increases  

In a decision that guarantees the state’s 18 year old voter-approved 2/3 vote requirement for tax increases will remain at the forefront of the public debate, King County Superior Court Judge Bruce Heller ruled today the tax protection...

 
 By Pam Stevens    Opinions    June 19, 2012

It’s time again for a Lake Stevens roundabout review

It’s strange to me that drivers are consistently having trouble maneuvering their way through our roundabouts, however, it seems that every time I travel through one someone seems to be holding...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 19, 2012

Miss Aquafest gallery can now be viewed

You can view or order photos from the 2012 Miss Aquafest Pageant online. The 2012 Miss Aquafest photo gallery is presented by Lake Stevens based photography studio Puzzle Piece Photography. To view or to order prints visit puzzlep...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 19, 2012

Get ready for the Aquafest Boat Parade

Got Lake? We do! Please join local sponsors Snohomish Valley Roofing and SVR Construction Services at the 2012 Aquafest Boat Parade. Starting at 7 p.m. on Saturday, July 28 off of Wyatt Park, the boat parade is made up of decorated floating devices...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 19, 2012

Friends of Library annual book sale

Don’t forget to stop by the Friends of Lake Stevens Library’s annual Aquafest Book Sale throughout Aquafest weekend. The hours for the book sale will be Friday, July 27 from 12 noon to 8 p.m.; Saturday, July 28 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 19, 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,...