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Meeting explains Lynden students’ Saturday bus trips to ski area

LYNDEN — With snow now falling again up at Mount Baker, the Lynden School District is preparing its Winter Ride Bus for another ski and snowboard season. The program involves eight chaperoned bus trips ...
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Lynden elem. schoolers tackle marathon

LYNDEN — The Lynden School District wants its kids to stay fit, and the popular Marathon Club is one way for students to do just that. The club challenges students to run 25 miles before Nov. 15. They ...
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Simulating a shakeup of sorts

Students at Meridian Middle School participated in a national earthquake awareness drill on Thursday morning, sending every student under their desk for better cover…. This content is for subscribers ...
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‘Don’t Drink The Water’ opening Friday on Lynden Christian stage

LYNDEN — When Dee Apodaca began her search for this year’s fall musical to produce at Lynden Christian High School, her only starting criteria was that the production would be a comedy. I look for ...

WWU nursing degree program will be explained

BELLINGHAM — Western Washington University will hold a local information session explaining its RN-to-BSN completion program for nursing students. The program, which ushered in its first cohort in fall ...

Meridian district sets strategic planning input meetings

LAUREL ­— The Meridian School District has scheduled two community input meetings for the district’s long-range planning process. The meetings will both be at 6:30 p.m. The first was on Tuesday, Oct. ...

Harlan Kredit to teach geology to willing adults

LYNDEN — Harlan Kredit, longtime Lynden Christian High School science teacher, will lead a two-part adult class titled “Geology of Whatcom County” on two Mondays, Oct. 7 and 14, from 7 to 9 p.m. ...

BTC strike ends after four days

BELLINGHAM — Bellingham Technical College students were in class as of Monday, Sept. 30, as the college ratified agreements at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 29, ending a four-school-day strike that pushed ...

Emergency help available to BTC students

WHATCOM — Four days into a teachers’ strike delaying the start of 2013-14 classes, Bellingham Technical College on Friday afternoon asked media to announce that emergency funding help is available ...

Meridian district sets strategic planning input meetings

LAUREL ­— The Meridian School District has scheduled two community input meetings for the district’s long-range planning process. The meetings will both be at 6:30 p.m. They will be on Tuesday, Oct. ...