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 By Rebecca Hoch    Columns    October 15, 2014

Puppy Pointers for visiting the dog park

Isabelle has a little sister! Of sorts. My good friend Scott added Carla to his household last week. Carla and Isabelle have the same parents but are a year apart. The girls have yet to meet. Carla needs a few more shots before she can mingle safely...

 
 By Pam Stevens    Granite Falls    March 5, 2014

Three wrestlers place at Mat Classic State Tournament in Tacoma

Wrestlers from all over Washington hit the mats at the Tacoma Dome on the weekend of February 21-22 including seven wrestlers from Granite Falls High School. First, however, they had to make it...

 
 By Rory Douglas    Sports    February 26, 2014

Lake Stevens wrestling claims second consecutive state title

Most people suspected that this year's 4A wrestling state-title race would be close, but no one knew it would end in such dramatic fashion.  Going into the final round of the tournament, Lake Stevens...

 
 By Rory Douglas    Sports    February 19, 2014

L.S. takes second place at Regional Wrestling Tournament

Eleven wrestlers on the Lake Stevens High School wrestling team placed in the top five at the regional wrestling tournament on Saturday,but it wasn't enough to beat Yelm High School for the...

 
 By Rory Douglas    Sports    February 12, 2014

L.S. wrestlers win Wesco 4A District 1 Championship

The Wesco 4A District 1 wrestling tournament went about as well as Lake Stevens could've hoped, with the Vikings winning the team title and qualifying fifteen wrestlers for the regional tournament. T...

 
 By Daris Howard    Granite Falls    February 5, 2014

A funeral and a memory

I went to a funeral this week for my former high school teacher, Sam Christiansen. It brought back lots of memories, some different than you might expect. The main one was not even from school. It was from the summer before my junior year. That...

 
 By Rory Douglas    Sports    February 5, 2014

Lake Stevens Wrestling wins sixth-consecutive league title

The Lake Stevens High School wrestling team won their sixth-consecutive Wesco North title on Tuesday, Jan. 18, defeating Snohomish High School 41-18 at a dual meet. Snohomish went up 12-0 to start...

 
 By Rory Douglas    Sports    January 29, 2014

Lake Stevens wrestling team takes second at Matman Classic

Despite a tournament-high four individual champions, the Lake Stevens High School wrestling team placed second to Tahoma at the 37th annual Matman Classic tournament on Saturday, January 18, at...

 
 By Rory Douglas    Sports    January 15, 2014

Viking wrestlers lose in dual meet

The Lake Stevens High School wrestling team lost to Oregon's Roseburg High School 39-23 at a dual meet on Saturday night. Lake Stevens and Roseburg were tied at 23 going into the night's last three...

 
 By Alan Soler    Sports    January 8, 2014

Lake Stevens wrestlers place at Doc Buchanan tournament

Junior Cody Vigoren won the 195 pound championship at the 37th annual Doc Buchanan wrestling tournament held on Friday and Saturday, January 3 and 4 in Clovis, Calif. Vigoren, ranked number one at...

 
 By Rory Douglas    Sports    January 1, 2014

Lake Stevens High School Wrestling takes third at Tri-State Tournament

The Lake Stevens High School wrestling team took third place at the Tri-State wrestling tournament Dec. 20 in Coeur d'Alene, one of the most difficult tournaments in the Pacific Northwest. The Vikings...

 
 By Rory Douglas    Sports    December 11, 2013

Lake Wrestling defeats Tahoma in season opener

The Lake Stevens wrestling team has gone more than 20 years without losing a dual meet at home, and at Friday night's match against Tahoma they kept the streak alive, winning 42-27. Tahoma finished se...

 
 By Rory Douglas    Sports    December 4, 2013

LSHS Wrestlers seek 10th state team title

Starting the season off with a nail-biter is becoming a Lake Stevens High School wrestling tradition. Last year, the Vikings began the season with a back-and-forth dual against Tahoma that was...

 
 By Pam Stevens    News    October 8, 2013

Bourne Orthodontics celebrates a decade in L.S.

Dr. Jason Bourne has become a fixture in the community Just over 10 years ago, Jason Bourne graduated from Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania after completing his undergraduate and dental...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 4, 2013

Lake Stevens own Wolff loses his battle with cancer

Joshua Ryan Wolff, a New York City based jazz pianist/singer, passed away on May 19, 2013 – he was 39 years old (born September 28, 1973). He died of stage 4 pancreatic cancer, which had been di...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 16, 2013

L.S. Spring Quarter Community Education offers classes and camps locally

Enjoy the arts, music, dance for children and adults, fitness, wellness and many other great classes. There are more than 50 classes and camps currently being offered in the Lake Stevens School District’s Community Education program that runs f...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    April 9, 2013

Community Education offers great classes and camps locally

Enjoy the arts, music, dance for children and adults, fitness, wellness and many other great classes. There are more than 50 classes and camps currently being offered in the Lake Stevens School District’s Community Education program that runs...

 
 By Pam Stevens    Opinions    March 12, 2013

Frustration over prescription laws seems endless

I called my eye doctor’s office last week to request a copy of my prescription. Unfortunately my dog decided that my glasses looked like a great chew toy and bent the rims a bit so I decided I...

 
 By Rory Douglas    Sports    February 19, 2013

Viking Wrestlers Win 9th State Championship

There was never much drama in the team title race at this year’s Mat Classic. In the first round of the state tournament, the Lake Stevens wrestling team jumped to a 20 point lead, and they...

 
 By Rory Douglas    Sports    February 12, 2013

Viking wrestlers win regionals, send 14 to State

Some Viking wrestlers might've had deja vu at Saturday's Region 1 wrestling tournament, and you couldn't blame them. A week after dominating the district tournament at Snohomish High School, the...

 
 Sports    February 5, 2013

Viking wrestlers do better than expected at Wesco

RORY DOUGLAS | CONTRIBUTING WRITER The Lake Stevens wrestling team expected to do well at the Wesco district tournament on Feb. 1 and 2, but even the most optimistic Lake Stevens fan might’ve...

 
 By Rory Douglas    Sports    January 29, 2013

Lake Stevens Wrestling wins Wesco North Title

The Lake Stevens High School wrestling team defeated Snohomish in a home dual meet on Tuesday, Jan. 22, to take home their fifth straight Wesco North title. Winning eleven out of fourteen matches,...

 
 By Daris Howard    Granite Falls    January 28, 2013

Life's Outtakes

Henry had been the heavy-weight wrestling national champion the year before I joined the college team. He was a big, handsome, Tongan man with brown skin and bear-like paws for hands. He was jovial and amicable. Everyone liked Henry. Jim was tall wit...

 
 By Rory Douglas    Sports    January 22, 2013

Viking Wrestlers Defeat Mount Vernon, now face Snohomish for Wesco North Title

The Lake Stevens High School wrestling team rolled over Mount Vernon 70 to 4 on Thursday night, recording 10 pins and forfeits to bring their Wesco North record to 3-0. The match of the night was...

 
 By Rory Douglas    Sports    January 15, 2013

Soler leads Vikings to victory at MatMan Wrestling Tournament

Lake Stevens’ Eric Soler, the Viking wrestling team’s lone returning state champion, isn’t used to being a fourth-place seed at tournaments. But that’s just where he found...

 

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