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 By Desiree Cahoon    News    November 19, 2014 

Sahara Pizza and their hydroplane go to Doha, Qatar

Local hydroplane racer, David Warren, use to be a hydroplane rescue driver. That was over ten years ago. He was always drawn to hydroplanes and when he was asked to help out a crew that worked on an...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    November 19, 2014 

Paige Norris of Lake Stevens honored by Children's Hospital

On Sunday, November 23rd, Paige Norris, a LSHS sophomore, will be honored by Seattle Children's Hospital with a Tree dedication. Norris was chosen among 21 children. Having been a four year patient...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    November 19, 2014 

Lake Stevens' school board named state Board of Distinction

The Lake Stevens School District Board of Directors was one of 17 entities in the state named as a Board of Distinction by the Washington State School Directors' Association (WSSDA), for the second...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    November 12, 2014

Dr. Gaddis Honored by Washington State Chiropractic Association

Dr. J. Marvin Gaddis, a Lake Stevens chiropractor, was recently honored by the Washington State Chiropractic Association (WSCA) with its President's Award. He was presented with the award at the WSCA...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    November 12, 2014

Local Student Gains Leadership Skills At FCCLA Training

Katie Ellis, a junior at Lake Stevens High School, recently returned from the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America’s (FCCLA) Capitol Leadership, held October 12-15, in Washington, D.C. Ellis is a member of Lake Stevens FCCLA, and serves...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    November 12, 2014

Sunny Seniors Sponsor Vocational Scholarship

The “Sunny Seniors of Lake Stevens Hawkins House” raised funds to sponsor a $500.00 Vocational Scholarship for 2015 Lake Stevens High School graduating students. The group presented a $500.00 check to Terri Spencer, President of the Lake Stevens...

 
 News    November 5, 2014

Local Police Chief Lorentzen scales Mt. Everest

A few facts about Mt. Everest: Everest is the highest mountainon Earth, with it's elevation at 29,029 feet. The first recorded ascenders were Tenzing Norgay and (Sir) Edmund Hillary on May 29, 1953....

 
 By LS Journal Staff    News    November 5, 2014

Fire Marshal Elected To Board of Directors for WA State Assoc. Of Fire Marshals

Lake Stevens Fire announced that local Fire Marshal, Robert Marshall, was recently elected to the Board of Directors for the Washington State Association of Fire Marshals (WSAFM).  Robert Marshall...

 
 News    November 5, 2014

Larson Applauds the USS Ingraham and its Sailors

U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, WA-02, today applauded the sailors of the USS Ingraham as the ship returns from its final deployment. The Navy frigate most recently assisted in a mission to target drug trafficking routes off the coast of Central America. The...

 
 News    November 5, 2014

Larsen to Hold Veterans Roundtable Discussions

Rep. Rick Larsen, WA-02, will hold roundtable discussions with veterans throughout the Second Congressional District. All veterans are welcome to come to learn about Larsen’s work for veterans in Congress and services for veterans available...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    November 5, 2014

Highland and LSMS receive state awards for Student Achievement


Highland Elementary School and Lake Stevens Middle School were named 2014 Schools of Distinction from The Center for Educational Effectiveness in partnership with the Association of Educational...

 
 By Desiree Cahoon    News    October 29, 2014

Lake Stevens Community Rallies around MPHS

Where were you when you heard the news? I think most of us can still answer that question. When you heard the news, what did you do? I was working. Doing something that seemed important, at the time....

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 29, 2014

Everett Silvertips Pink the Rink hockey game was a Success!

Saturday, October 25th several of the current and past Miss Aquafest royalty, along with some of their family members, volunteered at the Everett Silvertips Pink the Rink hockey game. The girls and...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 29, 2014

Mandatory Background Checks

I’ve been a gun owner since I was 14 years old. Handguns since I turned 21. I don’t have a problem with background checks. I’ve had one every 5 years to be able to renew my Concealed Weapons Permit. Yes I belong to the NRA and believe we have...

 
 News    December 3, 2009

County Council approves 2009 budget

County Council approves 2009 budget Bad economy makes for painful budget cuts BY CHUCK TUCK | JOURNAL REPORTER Due to the universally widespread downturn in the economy, the Snohomish County Council has approved a 2009 general fund budget of $206.6...

 
 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

Lights and Sirens

Lights and Sirens The police department responded to 451 incidents in the week of November 2, 2008 to November 8, 2008. The following is a brief summary of some of the more notable events: Fatality Collision, 11/02/08, 12500 blk Sr 92 While on patrol...

 
 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

After jumping on school bus man gets bail

After jumping on school bus man gets bail Suspect blames dog for tip-off Bail was set at $60,000 for James Dale Gilligan, 46, who was arrested on Sept. 14 for pushing his way onto a school bus headed for Glenwood Elementary School earlier that...

 
 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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