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A slice of Raspberry Pi

KENDALL -— Way up in Kendall, past the point where most mobile phone carriers’ service runs thin and high-speed Internet is often unattainable, fifth-graders at Kendall Elementary School are building ...
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Students focus on legislative issues

BELLINGHAM — Hugh Foulke first began introducing students to civics around 1970 at Ferndale High School. For the past six or seven years, he has extended that to other schools as well, in the form of ...

LHS Culture Night is Friday

LYNDEN -— Lynden High School’s third annual Culture Night is this Friday night, May 9, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. This event features free cultural food samples made by LHS students ...

All urged to bike to work and school on May 16

WHATCOM — Bike to Work and School Day will be held countywide on Friday, May 16, from 6:30 to 9:30 a.m.  Anyone who walks or rides their bike that morning can stop by a Celebration Station for snacks ...

Five win NWW Fair Foundation scholarships

LYNDEN -— The Northwest Washington Fair Foundation will honor its 2014 scholarship winners at a  fundraiser event this Friday night. The foundation has different levels of supporting patrons. The scholarship ...
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Little House on the Schoolyard

LYNDEN -— The experiences of children’s book character Laura Ingalls Wilder came vividly to life for Lynden Christian Elementary School students on Friday. The open grounds across from the Drayton ...

LHS students presenting comedic murder mystery

LYNDEN — The Lynden High School drama department will premiere a different kind of production on Friday. Different, that is, from traditional on-stage productions. LHS will do three productions of “Mayhem ...

NVHS keeps boosting disability awareness

EVERSON — Nooksack Valley High School has become something of a safe and respectful haven for students with disabilities, and large credit for that can go to the school’s disability awareness assemblies. ...

Lynden, Nooksack Valley and Meridian school districts all win clean audits

WHATCOM — Three local school districts have all received clean audits of their financial operations and federal programs from the Washington State Auditor’s Office. Reports released April 3 and April ...

NVHS staging ‘Leading Ladies’ play

EVERSON — The Nooksack Valley High School drama department will premiere “Leading Ladies,” a comedy in two acts, at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 24. A cast of eight actors will perform the play, which ...