Mon, Mar 8, 2010
Child air traffic controller incident blown out of proportion by FAA
Take your Daughter to Work Day has become common place in America since its beginning in 1993 but what happened at JFK Airport in New York last month was probably not what founder Gloria Steinem had in mind when she started the program.
Tue, Mar 2, 2010
School shootings are reminders of dangers students face every day
Mon, Feb 22, 2010
Is Congress broken and can it be fixed
It seems as though bipartisanship is creating a Congress that is unwilling to negotiate beyond party lines and with the resignation of Senator Evan Bayh, a Democrat from Indiana, Congress may finally have to step up and recognize that things have got to change.
Tue, Feb 16, 2010
Olympics bring the world together every two years
Mon, Feb 8, 2010
Senate bill 6841 could mean higher prices on everything
SB6841 requires additional taxes to pretty much every type of business out there.
Letters for February 10, 2010
Letters to the Editor
Mon, Feb 1, 2010
Keeping an eye on our legislators
In President Obama’s State of the Union address last week he hit on some key issues that we all knew and hoped he would talk about. Among them––health care reform, the economy and taxes.
Tue, Jan 26, 2010
Heartbreak in Haiti brings world together
Two weeks ago life in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti changed for all of those who call it home when a 6.5 magnitude earthquake rocked the region killing over 200,000 people and leaving many homeless and orphaned.
Fri, Jan 15, 2010
Vote yes on school levy ballot
Lake Stevens residents know the importance of a good education; this is evident every time a school levy or bond election comes up as we consistently vote to support our students and learning.
Mon, Dec 21, 2009
Enjoy the traditions of the holiday
Mon, Dec 14, 2009
No magic wand, only hard choices
In our state, the governor must submit a balanced budget to the Legislature. That means government spending must equal tax collections. Unlike Congress, we cannot borrow or print money.
Mon, Dec 7, 2009
We need to get our priorities straight
Mon, Nov 30, 2009
Dying with dignity means more than assisted suicide
Mon, Nov 23, 2009
Mon, Nov 16, 2009
Veterans should be remembered daily, not just once a year
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Mon, Nov 2, 2009
Civility, ethics and morality
Tue, Sep 29, 2009
Bikini clad baristas get caught doing more than serving coffee
Five women, ages 18 to 24, were doing more than just serving coffee at the Grab-n-Go coffee stand in Everett, police said. According to Everett Police, the women were charged with prostitution last week after exposing themselves and allowing customers to touch their breasts for money, which is against the city’s laws.
Mon, Sep 14, 2009
R-E-S-P-E-C-T, should always be the social norm
Ask anyone you know how they feel about healthcare reform and chances are you’ll get a passionate and well thought out response.
Tue, Sep 8, 2009
The Lake Stevens Journal has more to offer than a weekly newspaper
As many of you have noticed, the Lake Stevens Journal has a new and improved website. Not only do we offer you the weekly information you read inside of our pages, but we also offer breaking news and loads of county and state information.
Mon, Aug 3, 2009
Health care reform or health care rip-off
It seems that all that is coming out of Washington D.C. these days is talk of health care reform. Frankly, it’s getting tiresome.
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