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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 Fred Cruger    Granite Falls    April 2, 2014

100+ years of fighting fires!

Last month we offered a historical perspective of the Police Department, which is undergoing another major change in Granite Falls (in fact, the new organization took effect on March 1). Part of the...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    April 2, 2014

Third quarter 'Success in Education' awards

The Granite Falls School District awarded the following students with the Success in Education awards at their March 19 board meeting. High school winners, Beau Byron and Dansil Green; middle school winners Kayla Arciniega (6th grade), Shannara...

 
 Awards & Honors    April 2, 2014

Awards and Honors 4-2-2014

Garrett Atkinson of Lake Stevens has been named to the Dean’s List for the 2013 fall semester at Dayton University. To qualify for the Dean’s List, an undergraduate degree-seeking student must have a minimum of a 3.5 GPA for that semester and...

 
 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

Oso Mudslide Update: Saturday. March 22, 11:10 p.m.

Oso mudslide, 3 confirmed dead UPDATED: Saturday. March 22, 11:10 p.m. At least three people are confirmed dead and rescue efforts are continuing through the night at area affected by the SR 530 slide. Air operations were suspended when darkness...

 
 By Donata Thomas    Columns    March 26, 2014

Food for Thought: The Family dinner table

I have always revered the picture by Norman Rockwell titled “Freedom of Want”. This idyllic experience of dining together epitomized what a family dinner should look like to me. Our family hasn’t made it to the dinner table every night, but we...

 
 News    March 19, 2014

Legislature ends on time with basic ed funding unresolved

Legislature ends on time with basic ed funding unresolved By Elliot Suhr WNPA News Service OLYMPIA--House Bill 2797 and Senate Bill 6483 have a lot in common. Both increased funding for K-3 classroom construction, both had bipartisan sponsorship and...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    March 5, 2014

Book signing for local author, Mindy Hardwick

Lake Stevens author, Mindy Hardwick, is pleased to announce the publication of her latest book, Romance for All Seasons. This anthology of six sweet, contemporary novellas will delight your heart at...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    March 5, 2014

Random acts of kindness go a long way

Eighth grade student, Lauren Cruger, like other students across the U.S. has experienced the recipient side of bullying.  Cruger indicated she's been teased while being a student in the Granite...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    March 5, 2014

Two named to the Granite Falls H.S. Alumni Hall of Fame

Teacher and Coach Mike Hahn started the GFHS Alumni Hall of Fame in the 1993-94 school year. It was established to promote and honor positive role models who were active in school activities, graduated from Granite Falls High School and have gone on...

 
 News    March 5, 2014

1,874 SnoCo Households / $4M in refunds / United Way Free Tax Help

Snohomish County residents get almost $4 million in refunds through United Way; Free tax prep available through April 15 (Everett, WA) - Working evenings and mornings, over 100 volunteers have filed 1,874 tax returns in Snohomish County on behalf of...

 
 Awards & Honors    February 19, 2014

Awards and Honors - February 19, 2014

• Zac Israel of Lake Stevens earned Dean’s list recognition at George Fox University for the fall 2013 semester. Israel, a senior majoring in management, earned the distinction for earning a 3.5 grade point average or better for at least one...

 
 News    February 19, 2014

Snohomish County Sheriff's Office Press Release - Vehicle stolen at gunpoint

Vehicle stolen at gunpoint North of Everett on SR 529 at Ebey Slough. Today at about 7:00 AM, Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a vehicle stolen at gun point. The stolen vehicle was a white Chevy Silverado. An attempt to...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    February 12, 2014

Local students show support for friend

When North Lake Middle School student Munti Hale found out that his friend Tristan Reese was fighting cancer he wanted to know how he could help and show support. Hale designed a t-shirt to show that...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    February 5, 2014

Granite Falls School District Replacement Levy Election

Ballots must be postmarked on or before February 11 The Granite Falls School District Board of Directors will run two levies on the February 11th election. This is not a new tax. The district is not asking for more money. The cost will be...

 
 By Press Staff    Granite Falls    February 5, 2014

Success in Education announced

The Granite Falls School District has announced its second quarter Success in Education award winners. High School Student seniors: Winter Wirkkala and Riley Hansen; Middle School winners (6th grade) Aurorah Fischer, (7th grade) Maddie Veatch and...

 
 By Jason Mercier    Opinions    January 29, 2014

Baumgartner introduces "Debt-Free Degree Act" to cap college tuition at 10 percent of state's average wage

If a bill proposed by Spokane Sen. Michael Baumgartner becomes law, tuition at state colleges and universities would be capped at 10 percent of the state’s average wage. The 6th District Republican says the next phase of higher-education reform...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    January 29, 2014

Girl Scouts holding information meeting

A meeting to organize new Girl Scout troops is scheduled at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, January 29 at North Lake Middle School in the cafeteria, located at 2202 123rd Ave. NE.   New troops, volunteers and girls will join over 700 girls in South Snohomish...

 
 News    January 22, 2014

New Girl Scout Troops for Spring in Lake Stevens

New Girl Scout Troops for Spring in Lake Stevens A meeting to organize new Girl Scout troops is scheduled at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 29th at Northlake Middle School in the Cafeteria, located at 2202 123rd. Ave. NE, Lake Stevens, WA 98258....

 
 News    January 15, 2014

United Way opening Free Tax Preparation Sites Jan. 21

Neil Parekh (206.370.0058); neil.parekh@uwsc.org Vice President of Marketing and Communications United Way opening Free Tax Preparation Sites Jan. 21 (Everett, WA) - United Way of Snohomish County is once again offering free tax preparation at six si...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    January 1, 2014

LSMS encourages artful expression

Her name is Rosie. She's an elephant. She's more than six feet tall and 10 feet wide, and she's giving a voice to students at Lake Stevens Middle School. Students are encouraged to write anonymous...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    January 1, 2014

LS School District announces December 2013 Apple Award recipients

Nominated and selected by their peers, the following Lake Stevens School District employees will be recognized for their contributions to our district and for their demonstration of excellence in their work. December recipients of the APPLE AWARD...

 
 News    December 11, 2013

North Lake Middle School students win Lions Club art contest

Every year local Lions Clubs from around the world in 208 countries sponsor middle school students to do an art project where the art is judged at different levels, from local to international...

 
 Awards & Honors    December 4, 2013

Awards and Honors

Students from the Lake Stevens area have been named to the Dean’s List at the University of Washington for Spring 2013 Quarter. To qualify for the Dean’s List, a student must have completed at least 12 graded credits and have a grade point...

 

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