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Articles from the September 7, 2010 edition

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 By Pam Stevens    Sports    September 7, 2010

Little local fisherman catches big fish in L.S.

Zachariah Evans, an avid fisherman reeled in a big fish from Lake Stevens. Zachariah Evans is an avid fisherman. Even at the early age of seven, Evans loves to spend hours fishing the waters of Lake...

 
 By Journal Staff    Sports    September 7, 2010

Girls learn more at local volleyball camp

Lake Stevens Boys and Girls Club hosted a week long Volleyball Camp for grades three through eight where girls learned to love the game. Lake Stevens Boys and Girls Club recently hosted a week long...

 
 By Kendall Wingrove    Columns    September 7, 2010

Friends are friends forever

When Miep Gies became an assistant to the owner of a pectin manufacturing company in Amsterdam during the 1930s, she never could have dreamed that events would make her a pivotal character in one of the 20th century’s greatest dramas....

 
 By Kelcey Hatch    Business    September 7, 2010

Lake Stevens Journal gets new Co-Publisher as of September

September 1 marks a time of change for the Lake Stevens Journal. Pam Stevens, the Managing Editor of the Journal is now Co-Publisher along with Desiree Cahoon. Cahoon has been with the Journal since...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    September 7, 2010

The Greatest Show On Earth® honors Lake Stevens girl for making a difference in the community

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey has awarded three children from across Puget Sound with The Barnum Award. The national award, which honors the spirit of P.T. Barnum and his contributions to...

 
 News    September 7, 2010

Stadium open house impresses community

No more staying home on Friday nights wishing you were cheering on the Vikings. The newly built football stadium will now seat double the amount of people that it previously held. Just one year ago,...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    September 7, 2010

South Lake, Davies Road now has two new stop signs

Orange flags mark the new stop signs on South Lake Road at the intersection at Davies Road. Signs will be uncovered next week. Orange flags are waving over a hidden treasure of sorts, as you drive...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    September 7, 2010

Reardon says “time is now” to vote in key poll

Snohomish County Executive Aaron Reardon urged local residents Wednesday to voice their vote in what some call the county’s most important poll in decades. “The fact is, we need a Dick’s Drive-In in Snohomish County,” Reardon...

 
 News    September 7, 2010

Local boy holding sale to benefit family in need

The Reynolds family will benefit from the neighborhood garage sale being held this weekend. Jacob Gloss, 12, of Lake Stevens is holding a neighborhood garage sale Sept. 11 and 12 to benefit the...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    September 7, 2010

Lake Stevens to conduct 9-11 Remembrance event

The Twin Towers in NYC before the attacks. Nine years after the terror attacks on America, citizens of the Lake Stevens community will come together in a “Patriot Day” ceremony to honor...

 
 Opinions    September 7, 2010

YOUR | LETTERS-September 15-2010

Liquor initiatives could cost Washingtonians Dear Editor, The two initiatives pertaining to the state Liquor Control Board, I-1100 (Costco-supported) and I-1105 (supported by alcohol distributors), would cost the state and local governments as much...

 
 By Laura Snyder    Columns    September 7, 2010

Pessimist or Realist

I’m not really a pessimist. I’m a realist. I know, I know: That’s what all pessimists say. Just now, as I was going through all the possible things I could write about and from whose point of view I would write it, I realized that...

 
 By Dr. Roger Pielke, Jr.    Opinions    September 7, 2010

Climate Policy Wars:

The recent decision by U.S. Senate Democrats to pull the plug on climate legislation led to acrimonious finger-pointing. The Obama administration expressed frustration with environmental advocacy groups, complaining that despite $100 million...

 
 By Kelcey Hatch    Opinions    September 7, 2010

Politicians are people too

Politics is a messy, sneaky and sometimes destructive sport. Feelings often get hurt, emotions run high and arguments are heated. But through it all it is important for people to remember that politicians are people too and they deserve our respect....

 
 By Chris Thomas    News    September 7, 2010

WA's Stake in National Wilderness Month

SEATTLE - September is National Wilderness Month, and for Washington, the presidential proclamation is a celebration of the 4.4 million acres that make it the Evergreen State. There's a push to increase that total, with an addition to the Alpine...

 
 News    September 7, 2010

60 MPG By Labor Day 2025?

(If you have any problems with the hyperlink, go to www.soundbitesource.com and use SS-21457 to login.) Washington, D.C. - As the Labor Day travel weekend wraps up, there's a new push to save consumers money at the gas pump by setting the federal...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    September 7, 2010

Multi-Chamber Networking Breakfast

Please join the Greater Lake Stevens Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, Sept. 30 from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. (doors open at 7 a.m.) at the Lake Stevens Fire Conference Center, 10518 18th St. SE, Lake Stevens for a morning of fun filled networking,...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    September 7, 2010

New owners take over Main Street Coffee

Rusty and Jennie Fenrich have sold the Main Street Coffee in downtown Lake Stevens and would like to thank the community for their support over the last seven years. Noel O’Bryant and Lorraine Niderost are the proud new owners. O’Bryant...