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 Awards & Honors    July 23, 2014 

Chamber of Commerce Awards Citizens of the Year

Wilma Daniels Citizen of the year Several amazing people were nominated for the Lake Stevens Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year, making the selection difficult as always, but we are proud to...

 
 Calendar    July 23, 2014 

COMMUNITY EVENTS CALENDAR

EVENTS Aquafest Pet Show: Open to children 15 and under and their pets, participants can shoose to enter their pet in one of the eight categories. The Proud Pet Show follows the Aquafest Children’s Parade on Friday July 25th. The Proud Pet Show is...

 
 Entertainment    July 9, 2014

Kids learn to fish for Free in July

The Lake Stevens Family Center and Greg's Custom Fishing Rods will team up again this July for the annual Kid's Fishing Program. This free event is open to all youngsters 14 and younger.  All you...

 
 News    June 25, 2014

Snohomish Community Church, Lake Stevens Chapter and Local Volunteers bring new life to Lake Stevens Family Center's playground

The Lake Stevens Family Council, (LSFC), Advisory Board Members were inspired by what Snohomish Community Church, LS Chapter, was doing for the Family Center. So inspired, many of the Board Members...

 
 By Kathleen Friend    Columns    June 11, 2014

Family Matters...

Kinship caregiving is the full-time nurturing and protection provided for children who must be separated from their parents.  Kinship caregivers (also referred to as “Grandparents as Parents”, “Grand-families” or “Relatives as Parents”)...

 
 By Journal Staff    Entertainment    June 11, 2014

Lake Stevens Fire and Lake Stevens Police put on 2014 Health and Safety Fair

Lake Stevens Fire and Lake Stevens Police will host the upcoming Health & Safety Fair, from 10am – 2pm on Saturday, June 14th. at the. Admission is FREE and there will be lots of great...

 
 Entertainment    June 4, 2014

Aquafest pet show

The Lake Stevens Aquafest Proud Pet Show has been a long time staple to the festival and provides good clean family entertainment at no cost to participants or onlookers. From crickets to cats, dogs to llamas, all can be entered!   It is open to...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 30, 2014

Paint the Town Purple

The Lake Stevens Relay for Life Committee, alongside local businesses and relay team members will Paint the Town Purple on Saturday, May 17.   This festive day of fun falls exactly two weeks prior...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    April 9, 2014

Lake Stevens Arts Commission brings beauty to the community

Yes, Lake Stevens has become known for their many roundabouts but ask anyone which roundabout is the most memorable and they will most likely tell you that it is the western roundabout on Lundeen...

 
 By Pam Stevens    Opinions    April 9, 2014

Pets have a place at hospitals as wells as home

Imagine my excitement when I saw a story on MSN.living about hospitals around the country that are now allowing family pets to visit their loved ones in the hospital. At our house, our pets are a...

 
 News    April 9, 2014

OSO Relief Benefits

Oly Angels Oyster Grill for Oso Saturday, April 19, 12pm Docs' Pilchuck Tavern 1431 S. Machias Rd. Machias, WA 100% of the proceeds go to help the survivors Donations accepted for silent auction and bake sale ---------------------...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    April 2, 2014

Third grade reading challenge semi-finalists

Third grade readers from the Lake Stevens, Granite Falls and Snohomish School Districts demonstrated their amazing literacy skills and teamwork at the Sno-Isle Libraries Mega-Fun, Biblio-Trivia, Rockem-Sockem Third-Grade Reading Challenge Semi-Final...

 
 News    April 2, 2014

OSO Relief Benefits Around the Sound

Musicians for Oso Saturday, April 5, 8pm - 12am $10 The Gig Spot 6615 38th Ave. NW Gig Harbor Performers include The Yowies-Con Jody Ellen The Barefoot Band Steven Curtis Proceeds go to the Oso Relief Oly stands for Oso Fundraising Sale Saturday,...

 
 News    April 2, 2014

United Way plans to distribute $525K for Oso Recovery this week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 1, 2014 Contact Neil Parekh 206.370.0058; neil.parekh@uwsc.org Vice President of Marketing and Communications, United Way of Snohomish County Twitter: @unitedwaysnoco #530Slide United Way plans to distribute up to...

 
 News    April 2, 2014

OSO Relief Benefit - Tacoma

Rollin' 253 Skate and Community Center 2709 Mildred St. W. Tacoma, WA 253-292-1498 Fundraiser for the Brian Lester family He lost everything including his son Monday, April 14th 4 - 8pm $5 100% will go to the family...

 
 News    April 2, 2014

FEMA DIRECTOR NAME CORRECTION: April 6 PM Update

Arlington, Wash. – Of the nearly 900 searchers and support personnel assisting in the Oso slide recovery effort, 350 are National Guard soldiers. The Snohomish County Medical Examiner's Office has...

 
 News    March 26, 2014

Oso search comes down to shovels

The latest: A press conference is scheduled for 9 a.m. Officials say the death count could increase dramatically. As of Thursday night, the confirmed death toll is at 17, but officials say nine more...

 
 News    March 26, 2014

OSO Update: Tuesday, March 25, 2014 8:45 p.m.

Additional Victims Found at Slide: March 25, 2014 Additional slide victims have been found at the landslide site off of SR 530 earlier today. The number of victims has not yet been confirmed. --------...

 
 News    March 26, 2014

Oso landslide update as of Monday, March 24, 9:40 a.m.

The number of names of those who may be unaccounted for that has been collected by emergency responders is now at 108 following Saturday's landslide near Oso. The number of dead is still confirmed at...

 
 News    March 26, 2014

Oso Update: Sunday, March 23, 11:30 a.m.

People still searching at the Oso mudslide Search operations by air resumed at first light this morning. At this time, it has been confirmed that 18 people remain unaccounted for, three people are confirmed dead and at least eight were rescued from t...

 
 News    March 26, 2014

SR 530 evening update

ARLINGTON, Wash. – Despite rainy weather for the first time since Saturday’s slide, crews made continued progress on rescue efforts. We recovered two additional bodies, bringing our total to 16 fatalities, and we believe we have located another...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 26, 2014

Mt. Pilchuck elementary school one of five top teams in Sno-Isle

Five top-scoring teams will advance to the finals of the Sno-Isle Libraries Mega-Fun, Biblio-Trivia, Rockem Sockem Third-Grade Reading Challenge. They are: • The Reader Leaders from Mt. Pilchuck Elementary (Lake Stevens School District) • The...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 12, 2014

Top teams advance to semi-finals and finals of the Sno-Isle Libraries Third-Grade Reading Challenge

Top teams of third-graders from 26 schools in Snohomish and Island counties will advance to semi-final and final events in the Sno-Isle Libraries Mega-Fun, Biblio-Trivia, Rockem Sockem Third-Grade Reading Challenge this month. The Reading Challenge...

 

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