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 By Journal Staff    News    October 15, 2014 

American Cancer Society Makes Strides Against Breast Cancer in Everett

The Miss Aquafest Royalty were up bright and early Saturday, October 4th to help volunteer at the Snohomish County Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk in Everett. These young ladies helped register and check in participants that attended the...

 
 By Dacia Price    News    October 8, 2014

Booth Sisters Open First Tea Tavern in Lake Steven

Some of you may have noticed a new placard or two gracing the corners of Main Street this summer announcing the arrival of Ringing Cedar Tea Tavern. Perhaps you popped in during Aquafest, or this...

 
 By Journal Stafft    News    October 8, 2014

Free Class on Keeping Your Septic System Healthy

A healthy septic system is what every homeowner wants; both for peace of mind and to avoid costly repairs. Unhealthy on-site systems can present problems, both to homeowners and to the environment, if not properly installed and managed. Snohomish...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 1, 2014

Lake Stevens Boys and Girls Club Turns Ten

When looking back on the Lake Stevens Boys and Girls club gym that was built 10 years ago, Nancy Mitchell said, "It was a dream come true that my husband, Jim (Mitchell), had always had and how nice...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 1, 2014

Books For Bikes

Students Hannah and Daniel claimed their prizes for winning the Explore Summer Reading Program, a program offered by the Lake Stevens Library and other Sno-Isle Libraries around the county. There...

 
 By Journal Staff    News    October 1, 2014

Aquafest Royalty Gives Back

The Miss Aquafest Royalty put on their rubber boots and got their hands dirty at the Red Barn Community Farm. They spent 4 hours working with Volunteers of America Western Washington clearing out a...

 
 By Contributed Writer    News    September 24, 2014

Lake Stevens Fire Recognizes Commissioner Dan Lorentzen

Lake Stevens Fire recognized Fire Commissioner Dan Lorentzen at a special reception on Thursday morning, September 18th.  It was an opportunity to thank Commissioner Lorentzen for his 10+ years of...

 
 By Desiree Cahoon    News    September 24, 2014

Elim Youth Group Visits My Father's Home Part 3

It was Leslie Martin who called me one day shortly after she returned home from Bali. Martin, who replaced Karen Cornish as Administrator for Elim Lutheran Church in Lake Stevens, was also blessed and...

 
 News    September 17, 2014

Join the Arbor Day Foundation in September and Receive 10 Free Trees for Planting in Washington

Everyone from Washington who joins the Arbor Day Foundation in September will receive 10 free trees as part of the Foundation’s Trees for America program. Through Trees for America, everyone is encouraged to plant trees that will benefit the...

 
 By Contributed Article    News    September 17, 2014

Join in  HealthKick 2013 and support Children's Hospital

HealthKick is a fundraising event hosted by Tigers Black Belt Academy to support Children’s Hospital.  It’s a “Kick-a-thon” where you pledge how many kicks you can make and raise funds based on that. My daughter Hannah has always been...

 
 By Desiree Cahoon    News    September 10, 2014

My Father's Home, the dream becomes a reality Part 2

Lake Stevens resident Kim Boyer had established My Father's Home as a nonprofit entity and now the work would begin by finding the most desperate children they could help. The Home could only take 18...

 
 By Desiree Cahoon    News    September 3, 2014

Amazing Grace * Amazing People, From Bali to Lake Stevens Children's Home becomes reality

This is a story about God's amazing grace. It is a true story and it began fifty to sixty years ago with an Indonesian man who believed in Christ and the Word of the Holy Bible. He believed so much...

 
 By Marcy Little - Journal Staff    News    September 3, 2014

Local Chevron owner races official Chevron Toy Car

Bob Eaton is the proud owner of  the Chevron "Extra Mile" gas station in Lake Stevens. He was also the proud driver of the CHEVRON Toy Car at the annual Box Car Race, which was held in Seattle this...

 
 By Desiree Cahoon    News    August 27, 2014

Living with ALS, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

It was Thursday, almost time to call it a day, when I took a call from a young lady very excited about the Ice Bucket Challenge she and her friends from the Lake Stevens Vikings Cheer Team were going...

 
 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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