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 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014 

NLMS students enjoyed WE Day

On March 21, twenty-two students and three teachers from North Lake Middle School in Lake Stevens ventured to Seattle's Key Arena to attend WE Day with 15, 000 other students and teachers from around...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    April 16, 2014 

Ace Hardware receives J.D. Power and Associates award


Lake Stevens Ace Hardware and its owners, Greg and Christine Egelstad, have been pillars of the community for several years. Last Wednesday, April 9, Ace Hardware enjoyed the opportunity to host a...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014 

Lake Stevens residents help at Oso landslide

A Lake Stevens based AmeriCorps crew from the Department of Ecology’s Washington Conservation Corps (WCC) joined the response to the SR 530 Landslide disaster last week. Ecology dispatched the crew at the request of the state Emergency Management D...

 
 Opinions    April 16, 2014 

Donations being accepted for Oso

Dear Editor, We would like to say thank you to those people who have meant so much to us over the years, those who have supported Samaritan House with donations and gifts. But now it is time to let you know that all of those donations have gone to...

 
 Opinions    April 16, 2014 

A prayer for Erika, a life to remember

Every day, twice a day, I drive past the memorial dedicated to Molly Conley on South Lake Stevens Rd. How can anyone pass by and not feel a deep sadness, knowing the tragic, senseless event that took this inspirational young woman from the ones who...

 
 Opinions    April 16, 2014 

Car wash helps local man fighting cancer

Dear Editor, We would like to give a special thanks to all of the volunteers who came out to help with our “Car Wash for Cancer” fundraiser on Saturday, March 22 at the Lake Stevens Wells Fargo Bank parking lot. Michael Ward of Lake Stevens was...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014 

LSHS offering local senior citizens free dinner

Lake Stevens High School annual Senior Citizen Dinner will be held on Wednesday, April 23 at 5 p.m. in the LSHS Cafeteria. The theme this year is “A Night in the City.” This meal is completely free and sponsored by the LSHS Leadership class. The...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014 

Lake Stevens High School Drama Club presents Tarzan

Lake Stevens High School Drama Club is pleased to present the heart-warming musical Tarzan, music by Edgar Rice Burroughs; lyrics by Phil Collins; book by David Henry Hwang. Directed by LSHS' own...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014 

Snohomish PUD awards local students in photo contests

Snohomish County PUD today announced the names of local students who won awards in the utility’s 2014 art and photography competitions. The contests engage students in energy topics. For the PUD photography contest, high school students were...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014 

Lake Stevens Spring Cleaning Day May 3

On Saturday, May 3, the City of Lake Stevens will be hosting its annual Spring Cleaning Day Event for citizens who live within the limit of the City of Lake Stevens. This year’s event will be held at the back parking lot of Cavelero Mid High,...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2014 

Aquafest wins gold

During the 2014 Washington Festival and Event Association convention held in March, the WFEA awarded Aquafest with three gold medals for the 2013 Lake Stevens Journal Insert, the 2013 Aquafest Event...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    April 9, 2014

LSHS alum gets her face on a Wheaties box, well sort of

Making my way down the news feed on Facebook one day I noticed that Lake Stevens High School alumni Katie Holloway posted a picture of herself on the front of a Wheaties box. I was intrigued and so I...

 
 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...

 
 Opinions    April 9, 2014

Donations being accepted for Oso

Dear Editor, We would like to say thank you to those people who have meant so much to us over the years, those who have supported Samaritan House with donations and gifts. But now it is time to let you know that all of those donations have gone to...

 
 Opinions    April 9, 2014

Your voice can help educate children

Dear Editor, Pam Stevens’ inspirational editorial is about more than education.  (‘Every child deserves the opportunity to go to school’ by Pam Stevens, Lake Stevens Journal, March 26, 2014). Stevens exhorts us to appreciate the privilege of...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

LSHS Girls Soccer holding mattress fundraiser

If you are in the need for a new mattress you can purchase one all while helping out the Lake Stevens High School Girls Soccer team. The team will be holding a mattress fundraiser on Saturday, May 3 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Lake Stevens High...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2014

Local couple, plus others, earn Black Belt

On March 22, 10 people earned their Black Belt through hard work and dedication at Tiger's Black Belt Academy in Lake Stevens. New Black Belts include Bryce Waxham (age 8), Jaydon Kaplan (age 9),...

 
 News    December 3, 2009

Women learn that simple techniques can be useful in defending yourself

Women learn that simple techniques can be useful in defending yourself BY CHUCK TUCK | JOURNAL REPORTER Whether you are a man, woman, or child, knowing how to protect yourself and how to recognize danger is a priority that many people have...

 
 News    December 3, 2009

Thomas Jefferson, Rage Against the Machine and lesbian attacks

Thomas Jefferson, Rage Against the Machine and lesbian attacks As Thomas Jefferson once said, “Ignorance is preferable to error, and he is less remote from the truth who believes nothing than he who believes that nothing is wrong.” And...

 
 News    December 3, 2009

Marysville man runs up a tree to escape police

Marysville man runs up a tree to escape police Takes police on a pursuit through N. Snohomish County BY PAM STEVENS | EDITOR Lights and sirens cruised along Highway 9 near Frontier Village on Sunday, Nov. 23, around 7:30 p.m. after a man wanted by...

 
 News    December 3, 2009

Local retailer helps Lake Stevens Marine while serving in Africa

Local retailer helps Lake Stevens Marine while serving in Africa Joe’s Sporting Goods is honored by the Department of Defense BY PAM STEVENS | EDITOR For Marines serving in Djibouti, Africa mosquitoes are not only a nuisance but could also be...

 
 News    December 3, 2009

L.S. offers a fun and festive weekend

L.S. offers a fun and festive weekend Spend your Saturday celebrating the holidays with your neighbors BY PAM STEVENS | EDITOR Clear your calendar this Saturday, Dec. 6 and plan to spend the day hanging out right here in Lake Stevens, getting some sh...

 
 News    September 26, 2007

Q & A: Could we really be getting a UW campus?

Q & A: Could we really be getting a UW campus? I’m sure a lot of you are wondering what’s up with all this U-Dub talk. One day you hear that Lake Stevens is in the running for the University of Washington campus, the next day you...

 
 News    September 26, 2007

LSHS band director shares his love and passion of music

LSHS band director shares his love and passion of music Lake Stevens High School band director Neil Proff has brought something almost unexpected to the Viking Band program; pride, which he fashionably wore on a T-shirt that he had printed for all...

 
 News    September 26, 2007

From here to Virginia to who knows where - the race is on

From here to Virginia to who knows where - the race is on Local IT professional wins big in contest BY CHUCK TUCK | JOURNAL REPORTER Lake Stevens motor sports enthusiast Chad Norley received an opportunity of a lifetime when he responded to a...

 

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