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Rotary scholars excel in county

Mount Baker Rotary Club awarded $36,000 in scholarships in 2013 to the following Whatcom County high school students: from left, front row, (L-R) Cody Lindquist, LCHS; Mikayla Jansma, LCHS; Maddie Hommes, ...
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Fifth-graders prepping annual musical for June 6 premiere

LAUREL — Fifth-grade musicals are a tradition at Ten Mile Creek Elementary, and teachers Barb Wood, Carrie Dougan and Adam Shaffer are continuing that tradition this year with a musical called “European ...

Lynden mulling building two schools on Line Road land

LYNDEN — To bond or not to bond. That’s the question that the Lynden School Board hopes to answer soon. Its five members came a bit closer to answering that question at Thursday’s regular meeting, ...
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91 years old and ready to fall

A Tiger Construction excavator demolishes the Old Main building on the Meridian High School campus Monday morning. The demolition of the well worn Meridian landmark, built in 1922, is a step in the ongoing ...
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Flashes of orange, for a cause

Even in rain, Ebenezer Christian School conducted a jog-a-thon Friday afternoon to raise money for both computer and playground equipment. Leading the pack here is Paige Decker. Some money raised was also ...

Academic news and notes

LCHS releases third-quarter honor roll   LYNDEN — Lynden Christian High School has released its third-quarter honor roll, and the following students are named:   4.0 GPA Seniors—Toby Dalla ...

Friday is Bike to Work And School Day here

WHATCOM — Each year, over 10,000 Whatcom County residents walk or bike to their Friday destinations as part of the annual Bike To Work And School Day. Expect the same this Friday, May 17. With about ...

Seaholm honored

LYNDEN — On Monday, May 6, Lynden Middle School teacher Jeff Seaholm received the VFW Post 9301 & Auxiliary Teacher Appreciation Award for the 2012-13 year from auxiliary president Thelma Darling. ...
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Goats for hire visit Meridian schools

Students look on as a herd of 15 goats from Everson’s Git Yer Goat, LLC perform cleanup duties chomping on blackberry bushes near the natural garden at Meridian Middle School on Friday…. This ...

Mount Baker School District receives OSPI energy grant

DEMING — The Mount Baker School District is one of 28 districts to receive a combined $20 million grant for school energy efficiency improvements, the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction ...