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Articles from the October 8, 2013 edition

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 By Ronnie Mcbrayer    Columns    October 8, 2013

Fan the flame

Even a one hour weather delay couldn’t stop Seattle Seahawk fans from breaking the Guinness World record for loudest stadium. As our team played victoriously against the San Francisco 49ers on September 15 cheers reached a decibel reading of...

 
 By Journal Staff    Columns    October 8, 2013

Boy Scouts of America celebrate ‘A Century of Honor’

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints extends an invitation to all The Marysville and Snohomish Stakes of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints extend an invitation to all members of local LDS and non-LDS scouting units,...

 
 By Mike Anderton    News    October 8, 2013

Vikings suffer costly loss at Mt. Vernon, 38-27

Lake Stevens suffered a costly football loss at Mt. Vernon last Friday, 38-27. The defeat seriously damaged Lake’s aspirations for a Wesco North title and also tossed its potential Playoff scena...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 8, 2013

Town Hall Meeting scheduled for October 15

Lake Stevens Council Member, Kim Daughtry, is hosting a Town Hall meeting on Oct 15 at 6 p.m. at the Lake Stevens Community Center downtown Lake Stevens. Council Member Daughtry is running for City Council Position 1 unopposed in the November...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 8, 2013

Residents invited to share thoughts on county’s land-use plan

Residents interested in helping shape Snohomish County’s comprehensive land-use plan for growth through the year 2035 are invited to attend a public meeting in October. The county will formally adopt the land-use plan in 2015. As part of the...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 8, 2013

Miss Aquafest Royalty supports Strides Against Breast Cancer

2013 Miss Aquafest, Kiana Murkerson, and the Miss Aquafest Royalty are proud to represent Lake Stevens at the Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk beginning at the Snohomish County Courthouse on October 20. The Aquafest Royalty have participated in...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 8, 2013

Lake Stevens Salmon Fair

Make a difference and help your community restore salmon habitat. Regional fisheries enhancement group, Sound Salmon Solutions and Adopt a Stream Foundation are putting on a Salmon Fair on Saturday, October 12, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on 124th Ave. NE...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    October 8, 2013

Bourne Orthodontics celebrates a decade in L.S.

Dr. Jason Bourne has become a fixture in the community Just over 10 years ago, Jason Bourne graduated from Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania after completing his undergraduate and dental...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 8, 2013

Abused horses need public’s help

The Snohomish Police Department, with the help of SAFE [Save a Forgotten Equine], removed two neglected horses from their owner in September after receiving a report the horses were being neglected. Snohomish Police Officer Davis responded to a...

 
 Lights & Sirens    October 8, 2013

Lights & Sirens October 9 2013

The police department responded to 466 incidents in the week of September 22, 2013 through September 28, 2013. The following is a brief summary of some of the more notable contacts: Assault Domestic Violence (DV) 09/23/13 1400 Block of 77th Drive SE...

 
 Opinions    October 8, 2013

YOUR LETTERS | October 9, 2013

Community invited to Homecoming game Dear Editor, I want to thank the community for their tremendous support for Lake Stevens High School and especially athletics. This week is Homecoming. I want to personally invite all alumni, families and the...

 
 By Don C. Brunell    Opinions    October 8, 2013

Dangerous duels with Americans caught in the middle

After spending a couple of days last week in Washington, D.C., I wonder how Congress and President Obama will settle their differences without hurting the taxpayers or crippling our struggling economy. There is a high-stakes duel going on inside the...

 
 By Monika Kristofferson    Columns    October 8, 2013

Efficient Organization | Top 3 Home Organizational Tools

Use these three home organizational tools to organize your home and your life today! For any home to run smoothly, efficiently and well-organized, there are a few tools you need to make it happen! Home Organizational Tool # 1: A day planner. I would...

 
 By Pam Stevens    Opinions    October 8, 2013

Government shut down affects everyone

If you’re trying to get a FHA home loan or want to get your passport for a trip you are planning out of the country, now is not the time to do it. The federal government, as of the time the...

 
 News    October 8, 2013

Washington Healthplanfinder Receives More than 10,000 Applications since Oct. 1 Launch

Washington Healthplanfinder today announced more than 10,000 residents completed applications for health coverage since the marketplace opened on Oct. 1. Washington Healthplanfinder is the new way for Washingtonians to find, compare and enroll in hea...

 
 News    October 8, 2013

Naval Station Everett to Exercise Emergency Response Oct. 9

Naval Station Everett will be conducting a base security exercise on Wednesday, Oct. 9. As a result, base access will be restricted between 8 a.m. and noon. As part of the exercise, base fire and medical personnel will practice responding to a simula...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 8, 2013

Sherwood Community Services hires New Executive Director

Sherwood Community Services is pleased to announce the hiring of a new Executive Director to lead our organization into the future. Sherwood Community Services provides innovative and inclusive services to children and adults with disabilities in...

 
 By Steve Strong    News    October 8, 2013

Real Estate in Lake Stevens

The story this month in real estate is the changeover from a seller’s market back to a buyer’s market. The Northwest Multiple Listing Service statistics show the median values fell substantially from the August value of $274,475 to...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 8, 2013

Elle Marie Hair Studio offering pink hair extensions for Breast Cancer Awareness month

Elle Marie has been in the forefront of the October pink hair craze since 2007 as ladies (and a few brave men) proudly display their support for breast cancer awareness by wearing pink hair extensions all month long. Requesting a small donation of ju...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 8, 2013

Providence General Foundation names new Chief Development Officer

Carolyn Black has been named the new Chief Development Officer (CDO) for Providence General Foundation and Providence Regional Medical Center. Carolyn is joining Providence after serving the University of Washington for more than 11 years as the...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 8, 2013

Local resident receives top award from The Pampered Chef

Kashia Loth, a Lake Stevens resident and Independent Sales Director with The Pampered Chef — the largest direct seller of everything you need to cook and entertain at home — received the Excellence in Personal Sales Award this month....

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 8, 2013

Lake Stevens Chamber seeks volunteers

The Lake Stevens Chamber of Commerce is currently seeking talented individuals to serve the Lake Stevens community as volunteers in the new Chamber Office and Visitors Center. “We are looking for creative individuals willing to lend their...