Meyer headed to Eastern Washington

Former Lynden offensive lineman Matt Meyer, who graduated in the spring of 2013, will suit up for the Eastern Washington football program this fall, he confirmed on Saturday morning. Meyer, who signed ...
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Long-married couples honored, tell stories

LYNDEN -— She was too young to get married in Colorado, so Peggy and Kenneth Gundel drove the 30 miles north to Cheyenne, Wyoming, and tied the knot there — in a blizzard. The date was Feb. 9, 1940. ...
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Lynden Relay tops $108k

LYNDEN -— When the head people of Relay For Life of North Whatcom met for a final prep meeting on June 17, the goal of reaching $100,000 looked to be out of reach. The fundraising stood at around $72,000, ...
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Lynden Farmers Market kicks off

LYNDEN -— The 2014 season for the Lynden Farmers Market was opened Thursday at Fourth and Front streets and will continue now on Thursday afternoons into October. A blessing for the season was read by ...
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Big Saturday planned for Sumas

SUMAS — Each year, Sumas Chamber of Commerce Vice President Rod Fadden knows the end of June will see a lot of people coming into town. This is because the Sumas Community Days bring people in from all ...

Rome church marks 100

WHATCOM -— June 28 marks 100 years since a first church building was dedicated on the site where Rome Community Bible Church sits today on the Mt. Baker Highway six miles east of Bellingham. In celebration, ...
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Car, bicycle collide on Front St.

LYNDEN -— A Nooksack man bicyling on Front Street Saturday was injured when a car turned in front of him and he was thrown onto its windshield. Harold Worthington, 45, lay on the shattered glass as Lynden ...

Vehicular assault charge filed in Everson crash

LYNDEN — Five were injured in a two-car collision early Sunday morning when an Everson man allegedly crossed the center line and struck an oncoming car. Justin Beld, 28, of Everson, was driving southbound ...

Seattle man dies climbing North Twin on Thursday

WHATCOM -— A 60-year-old Seattle man died from injuries sustained in a climbing fall on the Twin Sisters last week. The Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office reported Sunday that the body of James Patrick ...
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deBont named NVHS valedictorian

SUMAS -— Sabrina deBont is headed to the University of Washington in the fall after serving as student body president and being the 2014 class valedictorian at Nooksack Valley High School. The lifetime ...