Tue, Jun 5, 2012
2012 Miss Aquafest Royalty chosen
Riggen selected as Miss Aquafest
Schools into lock down after attempted robbery at Rite-Aid
Hillcrest Elementary, Skyline Elementary and Lake Stevens Middle School went into lock down last Thursday, May 31 after a man walked into the Lake Stevens Rite-Aid on 91st St. NE claiming he had a gun and asking for drugs.
Family Center receives $5,000 Financial Education Grant from United Way
As part of a comprehensive program to promote financial stability among Snohomish County families, United Way of Snohomish County has announced the recipients of financial education grants.
L.S. Friends of Library needs volunteers
The Friends of the Lake Stevens Library are looking for volunteers to help at their annual Book Sale at Aquafest July 27-29. This is the FOL primary fundraiser of the year and all funds will go to purchase “extras” for the library such as programs for children, furniture, presentations, and other items and activities which Sno-Isle Libraries can’t budget.
Lake Stevens Boys & Girls Club honors locals for hard work
The Lake Stevens Boys & Girls Club is proud to announce Thomas Toline as their 2011 Youth of the Year.
State honors 196 top high school seniors for academics, leadership, service
One hundred ninety-six Washington high school seniors have been honored as Washington Scholars or Washington Scholar Alternates in recognition of their academic achievements, leadership, and community service, the Higher Education Coordinating Board (HECB) and the Association of Washington School Principals (AWSP) including Megan E. Pryor of Lake Stevens High School.
Seniors to hold estate sale, pancake breakfast
Lake Stevens Senior Center will have an Estate Sale on Friday and Saturday June 8 and 9, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Many items including tools, treasures and collectibles will be for sale.
Health & Safety Fair offers education and fun for community
Lake Stevens Fire and Lake Stevens Police are excited to bring the annual Health & Safety Fair to the Lake Stevens community on Saturday, June 9 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Albertson’s parking lot in Lake Stevens.
Albertsons holding re-grand opening event
The Lake Stevens Albertsons will be holding their re-grand opening event on Wednesday, June 6 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. There will be lots of giveaways and samples that day.
Awards & Honors
Students from the Lake Stevens area have been named to the Dean’s List at the University of Washington for Autumn Quarter.
Rotary Club asking for aid to help homeless students
The date for matching funds in the Rotary Club of Lake Stevens and Rotary District 5050 for homeless Lake Stevens School District kids has been extended through June 15.
Thu, May 31, 2012
There will be a candlelight vigil at North Cove Park on Saturday, June 2 which is the one year anniversary of the disappearance of Angela Gilbert.
The vigil will be held at 8 p.m. You can find out more at http://www.facebook.com/alyssadawnemarie.
Tue, May 29, 2012
L.S. loses another special man, George Thorleifson
Lake Stevens police nab bank robber
Lake Stevens Police were called to a bank robbery at Union Bank, 909 Frontage Rd. in Frontier Village on Wednesday, May 23. The call came in around 11 a.m.
L.S.City Council to remove curfew law
In 1997 Lake Stevens adopted a curfew ordinance which stated that no one under the age of 18 was allowed on public streets, highways, alleys, parks, vacant lots or any other public place within the city between the hours of 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. during the week and after midnight on weekends, however, this ordinance has since been removed.
Rotary Club asking for aid to help homeless students and families
The Rotary Club of Lake Stevens and Rotary District 5050 are working together to fund additional services for homeless Lake Stevens School District kids.
Mini roundabouts to start construction next week on North Davies Rd.
The City of Lake Stevens will be starting the construction of the two mini-roundabouts on North Davies Rd. next week.
County opens Deer Creek gate access on Mtn. Loop Hwy
Snohomish County Public Works’ crews have reopened the Deer Creek gate on Mountain Loop Highway, providing access to the Big Four Ice Caves, Barlow Pass and other recreational opportunities.
Lake Stevens CPA has license suspended
The State of Washington Board of Accountancy has recently suspended the CPA credentials for Steven M. Carlson, an accountant who practices in Marysville and resides in Lake Stevens effective April 26, 2012.
Host families needed in Lake Stevens
Host families are needed for exchange students from around the world.
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