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Hoops teams look to make their mark

WHATCOM — Losing seniors to graduation is going to happen every year for a basketball team. It’s inevitable. For the Meridian Trojans and coach Shane Stacy, 2012 was especially tough. Meridian lost ...
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Lyncs basketball has experience of a lifetime

PHOENIX — Lynden Christian senior Isaac Reimer is used to being a dominant figure on the hardwood. Standing at 6-7, 230 pounds, Reimer is one of the bigger bodies in the Northwest Conference and has ...
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Earning their name on the mat

LYNDEN — It’s a man’s sport. Girls can’t handle the physicality and they don’t belong on the mat. It’s a stereotype that has surrounded wrestling since it arrived on the American scene back ...

Athlete of the Week: Isaac Reimer

Lynden Christian power forward Isaac Reimer is coming off a career highlight this past weekend. During LC’s appearence in the Christian Cup in Phoenix, Ariz., Reimer averaged over 23 points and 12 rebounds ...

Wiser’s comfy in new locale

LYNDEN — Nothing is more fitting for a furniture store than the ability to stretch your legs, exactly what Wiser’s Furniture now has after moving into a brand-new storefront on Birch Bay-Lynden Road. ...

SSK Insurance adds Tom Dorr

LYNDEN — Snapper Shuler Kenner Insurance has hired Tom Dorr as a commercial sales producer. Dorr is well known to many local owners and managers, having helped more than 4,000 businesses as director ...

S&S Insurance is now S&V Insurance

LYNDEN — S&S Insurance and Financial Group has officially changed its name to S&V Insurance Services. The name change reflects the firm’s new partnership as well as a new focus exclusively ...

CHCC adds community relations director

LYNDEN — Melinda Herrera has joined the Christian Health Care Center as admissions and community relations director. Her primary duties include overseeing the admission process, communicating with Whatcom ...
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Being Santa (shh, don’t tell Everson kids)

EVERSON — A few weeks ago, I got suckered into playing Santa Claus for the Everson-Nooksack Winter Festival. Let me back up for just a second; when I say “suckered,” I really mean “asked nicely.” ...

Letters to the editor – Dec. 12

Successful small business people can reduce taxes by creating jobs The fiscal cliff negotiations center on the potential effect on job creation if the tax rate for personal incomes over $250,000 would ...