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Articles from the September 18, 2012 edition

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 By Journal Staff    News    September 18, 2012

Some driver and vehicle fees increasing in October

Several fees related to driver and vehicle licensing charged by the Department of Licensing will increase on October 1. These fee increases, passed by the 2012 State Legislature, are required to continue to fund the operation and maintenance of the...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    September 18, 2012

Robbery suspect still at large

On Tuesday, Sept. 11 at approximately 10:32 a.m. Lake Stevens Police officers responded to a 911 call after an unknown male fled Pet Pros Pet Store with an undisclosed amount of money. The store...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    September 18, 2012

Pumpkin carving contest at Oktoberfest in L.S.

It’s that time of year, and we are carving pumpkins! Avoid the pumpkin mess at home, and carve your pumpkins at Oktoberfest this year. Kids of all ages are invited to participate in this FUN...

 
 News    September 18, 2012

Local church reap tons of potatoes

Holy Cross Catholic Church parishioners were able to harvest more than 15 tons of potatoes over the Labor day weekend during their annual potato harvest for the local area food banks. All 30,000 lbs....

 
 By Journal Staff    News    September 18, 2012

Level III Sex Offender living in L.S.

Boh Lin Schubert Boh Lin Schubert, 26, a Level III Sex Offender, has moved to the 5400 block of 95 Ave. NE in Lake Stevens. Schubert pled guilty to the crimes of Child Molestation in the 2nd degree...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    September 18, 2012

Lake Stevens Family Center celebrates 20 years of service

The Lake Stevens Family Center partners with the Lake Stevens Chamber of Commerce to host a networking mixer and celebrate twenty years of service to the Lake Stevens community. Everyone is welcome to join at an Open House event on Saturday, Sept....

 
 By Journal Staff    News    September 18, 2012

L.S. seniors take on Iron Girl

Sharon Crowley, Diane Landers, Junie Moore, Sally Allen and Rose McCall competed in Iron Girl. Five gals from the Lake Stevens Senior Center joined personal trainer Sabrina Riggle on the Iron Girl 5K...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    September 18, 2012

L.S. Kiwanis Club honors members

Left to right: Thomas Haynes, Sandy Racz, Herb Singleton, Ron McEntire, Kathy McEntire, Jack Santeford, Karen Wolfe, Linda Santeford, Gary Estes and Lt Gov. George Boulton. Kiwanis held their annual...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    September 18, 2012

L.S. Boys & Girls Club celebrates back-to-school

The Back to school BBQ at the Boys and Girls Club on Friday, August 31 brought several hundred kids together for lots of food and fun. The event was sponsored by Albertsons and its employees Dave Carlson, Andrea Goegon and George Batrack. Boys and...

 
 News    September 18, 2012

Help fight cancer with your friends, family and neighbors

Walkers will go around the clock in the battle against cancer when the third annual American Cancer Society Relay For Life® of Lake Stevens gets underway with teams of residents gathering at Lake Stevens High School on Friday, May 10, 2013. The...

 
 By Staff    News    September 18, 2012

Take a BITE Out of Your PUD Energy Bill…

Everett, WA – Snohomish County PUD customers can tap multiple resources to save energy and money. The PUD offers a variety of programs that provide incentives for customers to conserve. Weatherization & Heating Efficiency Get help with...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    September 18, 2012

Get your child READY! for kindergarten

Will your child be READY to be successful in Kindergarten? Every year 40 percent of children walk into Kindergarten one to three years behind, there is something you can do to make sure your child isn’t one of them. Academic Beginnings for...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    September 18, 2012

County’s strong finances lead to better bond rating

Bond ratings from Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s Investors Service show Snohomish County’s financial position improving along with the regional economy. Standard & Poor’s affirmed its stable AA rating while Moody’...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    September 18, 2012

City gets a little spruce up

A local sign gets a fresh coat of paint thanks to volunteers. Spreading a little sunshine, along with spreading a lot of dirt, painting city buildings and signs and helping to clean up a neighborhood...