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 News    July 23, 2014 

I Love Lake

You might recognize the ‘I Love the Lake’ logo. Since the City of Lake Stevens and Snohomish Conservation District launched the campaign last summer, the logo has been popping up all over town. From pizza delivery trucks, to bank teller windows,...

 
 By Jennye Cooper    News    July 2, 2014

Have a Happy and Safe Fourth of July

With Independence Day right around the corner, Lake Stevens Fire reminds the community to be safe when celebrating the holiday with their family and friends. Be aware of the dangers of fireworks. All...

 
 News    July 2, 2014

Keep Kitty safe this 4th of July

The majority of pet owners say they have at least one dog or cat with behavioral problems, which easily can be exacerbated by such startling things as July 4th fireworks and summer thunderstorms. And...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    July 2, 2014

LSSD Offers Free Summer Lunch at Hillcrest Elementary

The Lake Stevens School District’s Food and Nutritional Services Department is pleased to announce that a Free Summer Lunch program is now available at Hillcrest Elementary School (9315 4th St. SE) and will continue through Friday, Aug. 16 (closed...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 25, 2014

Local Artist Envisions Geometric Sculpture for Lundeen Roundabout

While the salmon (where have they gone?) and eagle sculptures overlooking the roundabouts along Lundeen Park Way are a nice reflection of the local fauna surrounding our community, a local artist...

 
 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 Journal Staff    News    June 18, 2014

New Quarantine Facility needed at All Breed Equine Rez-Q

For several years now, owner Dale Squeglia, has used her land and her talents to rescue horses in need. The lucky ones have been treated well and feed, but for circumstances beyond control their owners can no longer afford them. These are the lucky...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 18, 2014

LS Senior Center, Kiwanis and Albertsons, held 5th annual BBQ for Veterans and Dads

Twenty five Veterans and many Dads enjoyed a free BBQ meal last Friday, June 13th at the Lake Stevens Senior Center. This was the fifth annual BBQ hosted by LS Senior Center cooks in cooperation with Albertsons, and the local Kiwanis Club. Fathers...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    June 4, 2014

Affordable Bike Helmets at Lake Stevens Fire

As sunny and warm weather approaches, more families and children will be biking.  It’s important to remember the most important part of a bike ride, a helmet! Lake Stevens Fire offers bike helmets to the community for $10, which are provided by...

 
 News    May 23, 2014

American Legion memorial day events

Poppy Day, Saturday On Saturday, May 24, from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm the Lake Stevens American Legion Post 181 along with the Women's Auxiliary will be giving away poppies at various businesses...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    May 21, 2014

LS community shows their purple to stomp out cancer

From Purple Pugs to a Purple Walking Tour, this years participants brought their A-game to ACS Relay for Life's Paint the Town Purple. The four categories awarded were, Honorable Mention won by Rainy...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    May 21, 2014

Memorial day kicks off with the opening of life Jacket loaner cabinets

Life jacket cabinets around the county will open Memorial Day weekend to kickoff the start to the summer season. Two of the county's lifejacket loaner cabinets are located in Lake Stevens, one at Wyat...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    May 14, 2014

OSO fundraiser at Hillcrest

Kristi Myers, Chief Development Officer for the American Red Cross Snohomish County, visited Hillcrest Elementary on April 18 to collect a commemorative check representing the donations collected by...

 
 News    May 14, 2014

Host Families Wanted 2015/16 School Year

Host families are needed for high school foreign exchange students who will be attending Lake Stevens High School for a semester or entire school year for the 2015/2016 school year. Host families are needed for students coming from the following...

 
 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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