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Articles from the October 1, 2013 edition

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 By Eliot A. Brinton    Opinions    October 1, 2013

Beating heart disease, know the facts

Heart disease is America’s number-one killer. Yet many of the negative outcomes associated with the disease are preventable, thanks largely to cholesterol-lowering drugs called statins. Unfortunately, statins don’t work if patients...

 
 By Ronnie Mcbrayer    Columns    October 1, 2013

KEEPING THE FAITH | LAYER UPON LAYER

Years ago my sister traveled to the Ukraine on a mission trip. She worked among the indigenous Christians on a number of worthy projects, and when her time ran up, she returned home with a heart full of joy, a head full of memories, and bags full of...

 
 By Mike Anderton    News    October 1, 2013

Vikings crush Monroe 49-13

For a full year it rankled: Lake’s 9-7 loss to Monroe last season, a game which Lake dominated in the stats but fumbled away with mental and physical errors. Thus Lake was on a mission at Monroe last Friday, determined to demonstrate that the l...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 1, 2013

Sustainability plan will help Snohomish County reduce its environmental impact

Environmental responsibility and sustainability are more than just buzzwords. For Snohomish County, they’re part of a concrete effort to take action on climate change and reduce greenhouse gas emissions from government operations. The county re...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    October 1, 2013

Suspected murderer Garver, asks for new attorney

In June 2013, Phillipa S. Evans-Lopez, 20, was found dead in a home in Lake Stevens. Her throat was cut and she was stabbed 24 times. Lake Stevens Police, along with help from other police sources, ar...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 1, 2013

Students enjoy fresh Washington produce, learn where it came from

On Wednesday, Sept. 25, Lake Stevens School District elementary students took part in the Food & Nutrition Department's Taste of Washington event. Salad bars were stocked with fresh and local...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 1, 2013

Stand by your pan to prevent kitchen fires

Traditionally October is Fire Prevention Month for Lake Stevens Fire. During this month fire safety education is taught throughout the Lake Stevens community. Each year a theme is named nationally by...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 1, 2013

Senior Center to host Chamber Mixer Oct. 8

The Lake Stevens Senior Center is pleased to host the next Chamber of Commerce Mixer scheduled for Tuesday, October 8 at 5:30 p.m. They invite Lake Stevens business associates to join them for a fun evening of networking at their well appointed...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    October 1, 2013

Robbery suspects at Lake Conner Grocery caught within minutes

On Sunday, September 22, clerks at the Lake Conner Grocery Store at the corner of 2730 Hartford Dr. were robbed at gunpoint by a male suspect. The 911 call came into the Lake Stevens Police at 4:18 p....

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 1, 2013

BECU celebrates grand opening of Neighborhood Financial Center

BECU celebrated the grand opening of a new Neighborhood Financial Center in the Lake Stevens Market Place shopping center. Representatives from the Greater Lake Stevens Chamber of Commerce and Mayor V...

 
 Opinions    October 1, 2013

YOUR LETTERS | OCTOBER 2, 2013

Win for medical cannabis users Dear Editor, The Washington State Court of Appeals announced on Thursday, September 19, 2013 of it’s 5-4 decision to allow people that choose cannabis to present a common law medical necessity defense along with...