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Lynden teams book for Yakima

LYNDEN — For a fast-paced, uber-athletic team like the Lynden Lions, the last thing a coach would ever want to do is slow his team down. The Lions have run up and down the court throughout the season, ...
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1A titans set for rematch in Yakima

LYNDEN — It was a night Lynden Christian and Cashmere fans haven’t forgotten. In arguably one of the best 1A basketball games of the 2012-13 season, on Dec. 27 the Lyncs were able to edge Cashmere ...
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One final hurrah

LACEY — All great things must come to an end. It’s what former Lynden Lion and current Saint Martin’s (Lacey) guard Brady Bomber has come to face this week as he gets ready to end his college basketball ...

Magic runs out for Mount Baker

CHEHALIS — After finishing the regular season with an abysmal 6-14 record, few teams believed the Mount Baker Mountaineers could make a deep run in the postseason. That didn’t matter to coach Rob Gray ...

Letters to the editor – Feb. 27

Big cuts loom! Where are our taxes going?  In the big picture of the march of time, the economics of our society is but a blip on the screen, but for those of us who live or die by what happens to America, ...

S&V Insurance adds two agents

LYNDEN — S&V Insurance Services of Lynden has hired Kyle Boon and Bill Knutzen to serve as agents. Boon was born and raised in Whatcom County and graduated from Nooksack Valley High School in 2003. ...

Carl Ronhaar

Carl Henry Ronhaar, age 88, died on Feb. 19, 2013, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He was a man of quiet faith, with a deep love of family and country, a romantic with a generous ...

Mary Smith

Mary D. Smith, age 91, went peacefully to be with her Lord and Savior, surrounded by her children, on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at the Christian Health Care Center in Lynden. Born on Jan. 5, 1922, in Eagle ...

Everett ‘Bud’ Belden

Everett “Bud” Belden kept his appointment with his Maker on Feb. 8, 2013. Born in Pueblo, Colo., on Aug. 21, 1924, Bud spent much of his life working in Colorado, Oregon and Washington. He also served ...

Peter Van Dyk

Peter Arend Van Dyk went to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013. Pete was the only child of Peter and Edith Van Dyk. He was born at home on Jan. 31, 1929, and died at his home on the ...