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Articles from the October 24, 2011 edition

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 By Journal Staff    Sports    October 24, 2011

Pahukoa girls help team soar to the top

The Northwest Blazers girls basketball team wins the title with the help of Lake Stevens own Brooke and Brittney Pahukoa. The Northwest Blazers, a select girls basketball team made up of players from...

 
 By Journal Staff    Sports    October 24, 2011

LSHS volleyball gets two wins and a huge upset

McKayla Huntley #10, junior outside hitter, making the kill from outside. The Vikings had a triumphant week in volleyball, defeating both Stanwood and Snohomish. Thursday’s game against...

 
 Sports    October 24, 2011

LSHS Vikings beat Stanwood 47-0

The Vikings football team has been playing remarkably well this season. After capturing the Wesco North Championship at their Homecoming game and now smashing Stanwood with a score of 47-0, the Vikes...

 
 By Lisa Finley    Columns    October 24, 2011

Taking a peek into the relationship of prayer

The popular saying, “What you say is what you are” is backed up biblically in Luke 6:45. “Out of the abundance of the heart, the mouth speaks.” This is never more true than with prayer. Listening to someone pray is like...

 
 By Journal Staff    Columns    October 24, 2011

Calvary Chapel sending members to Haiti for Earthquake aid

Over a dozen members of Calvary Chapel Church in Marysville will travel to the city of Jacmel, Haiti in November for a week-long mission, but they aren’t going empty handed. They are bringing 2,000 pairs of prescription glasses that will be...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    October 24, 2011

Several small arsons blaze throughout City

Last Spring fires were set in a bathroom at Lundeen Park and also at Lake Stevens High School, fortunately Lake Stevens Police and Lake Stevens Fire were able to find and charge the culprits of those...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 24, 2011

Lake Stevens Senior Center holds annual holiday gift sale

The Lake Stevens Senior Center will hold their annual Holiday Gift and Craft Sale on Saturday, Nov. 5 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Many unique gifts, bakery items, food, music and more will be featured. The sale will be located at the Lake Stevens Senior...

 
 News    October 24, 2011

It counts to win at Oktoberfest

Kids guessed how many apples and pumpkins were in the baskets at the LSSD’s booth at Oktoberfest. At the recent community Oktoberfest event the Lake Stevens School District hosted an...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 24, 2011

Free genealogy class and family history seminar offered in L.S.

“Who Do You Think You Are - How to start your genealogy search” is a free class for those who would like to find out more about how to find their ancestors. This free Family History Seminar will be held on Sunday, Oct. 30 at 7 p.m. The...

 
 By Washington State Department Of Transportation – News    News    October 24, 2011

Drivers pitch in during first commute of nine-day Alaskan Way Viaduct closure

SEATTLE – It was the question on everyone’s mind: How would drivers react to the first morning commute during the nine-day closure on the State Route 99 Alaskan Way Viaduct? “Drivers did a good job of adjusting their commutes,...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 24, 2011

Celebrate Halloween downtown safely

Local kids put on costumes and trick or treat at last year’s Downtown Halloween Event. The Lake Stevens Family Center will once again sponsor Family Safe Downtown Halloween on Monday, October...

 
 Opinions    October 24, 2011

YOUR|LETTERS for October 26 issue

First annual Oktoberfest a fun and creative event Dear Editor, What a great weekend for the first annual event of Oktoberfest and I hope it will continue as there were so many smiles and lots of wonderful feedback. I was able to witness some very...

 
 By Laura Snyder    Columns    October 24, 2011

Training in the Domestic Arts

My house has never been a bastion of domestic bliss. I am simply not talented in the domestic arts. Oh, I try to keep the entertaining areas of my house reasonably clean, but the private areas look like a flea market. My cooking skills are just...

 
 By Pam Stevens    Opinions    October 24, 2011

Sticker shock at the grocery store

With online bill paying and direct deposit, going to the mailbox everyday is not something that I do. It seems that opening up the mailbox twice a week is plenty these days. My mom can’t believe...

 
 By Chris Thomas    News    October 24, 2011

The Roadless Rule – Still Not Out of the Woods?

SEATTLE - The Roadless Rule has survived its latest federal court test, a 10th Circuit Court of Appeals decision on Oct. 21. Despite overwhelming public support since its creation in 2001, the Roadless Area Conservation Rule has been challenged...

 
 By Chris Thomas    News    October 24, 2011

NW Immigrants' Groups Link Arms for Regional Clout

SEATTLE - Immigrants' rights organizations in the Northwest are taking a new approach to their concerns by working on them regionally, instead of separately by group or state. At the National Immigrant Integration Conference this week in Seattle,...