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LC student, 15, heads up successful purity-based nonprofit

LYNDEN — Many students aren’t even thinking about college at age 15. But Lynden Christian High School student Madison Wiese already has her own nonprofit. “I started it after I got back from a mission ...

Oscar Rodriguez to plead guilty in adult court

LYNDEN — Seventeen-year-old Oscar Rodriguez, one of the alleged shooters involved the “drug deal gone bad” shooting death of Jesse Winchester on Nov. 11, 2011, on Bradley Road in Lynden will not ...

Shooting suspect caught after manhunt

SEATTLE — Three suspects are in U.S. custody following a standoff and subsequent manhunt involving Border Patrol agents on Tuesday, April 2, near Reese Hill and Heady Roads in the foothills above Sumas. ...

The issues with Lynden schools

LYNDEN — If a sizable earthquake hit tomorrow, Lynden Middle School, to put it mildly, would not hold up well. The same goes for both LMS and Fisher Elementary School if a fire broke out at either building. ...
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Meridian schools’ ‘revival’ continues

LAUREL — Sometimes, “ahead of schedule” is a bit of an understatement. That’s the case this week, as Meridian High Schoolers move into their new 50,000-square-foot education building. The original ...

Law enforcement hunted fugitive near Sumas Tuesday

SUMAS — One man was in custody and another was on the run Tuesday afternoon as the U.S. Border Patrol searched the foothills east of Sumas for the armed suspect. At 9:10 a.m. Tuesday, Border Patrol agents ...
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‘Burt Wonderstone’ not so ‘Incredible,’ but not terrible either

Box office flops are something of an inevitability in Hollywood. Tinseltown puts out seemingly countless movies week after week, and audiences certainly can’t afford to see each and every one of them. ...
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Estimates in for school fixes

LYNDEN — It’s been a long process, but the Lynden School District finally has some numbers to consider pertaining to the district’s facility needs. The results of a study and survey performed by ...
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Making Kendall safer: Local coalition to improve traffic

KENDALL ­— In February 2002, a car launched itself over the berm adjacent to Kendall Elementary School and into the parking lot, careening and crashing directly into a classroom and totaling another ...

Lynden School District kindergarten registration taking place Wednesday-Thursday

LYNDEN — Lynden School District kindergarten registration for the 2013-14 school year will be conducted from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. today, Wednesday, March 20, and Thursday, March 21, in the Bernice Vossbeck, ...