Steve Peterson was honored as Arlington Kiwanis Person of the Year at the Kiwanis Installation Banquet on Oct. 3.
For many years Steve has been an integral part of the community, growing up in Oso and graduating from Arlington High School in 1966.
He has served as an Arlington police officer and a Commissioner on the Civil Service Board. For two of the several years he participated, Steve was secretary of the Cascade Valley Hospital Board.
Honoring his late wife, Kathy, he has helped the Kiwanis and the Library Board for the past 5 years with their yearly purchase and presentation of a dictionary for every third grade area student. This year’s dictionaries will be presented to students in honor of both Kathy and Steve Peterson.
Steve is a former president and board member of the Arlington Kiwanis Club.