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Honoring veterans

Among the 113 veterans who were honored at the Lynden Community Center/Lynden Lions Club turkey dinner last Thursday, 14 served in World War II ending in 1945. Present were: Melvin Benham, Robert Boice, ...
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Lynden advances to state quarterfinals

BELLINGHAM — With a blowout in full swing and a running clock enacted by the early part of the third quarter, most of Lynden’s starters played little more than half the opening round of the 2A state ...
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‘Interstellar’ is not so stellar

According to a May report by CBS News, more than 200,000 people have signed up to take a planned one-way trip to Mars in 2024 with the Netherlands-based Mars One program. To me, that’s one of the most ...

LC girls place third at cross country state championships, Meridian boys fifth

PASCO — The Lynden Christian girls’ cross country team earned third place in the 1A state championships on Saturday at Sun Willows Golf Course, while Nooksack Valley junior Amy Jo Murphy capped ...

LC volleyball earns 18th straight state tournament berth

BOTHELL — At this point, it’s almost as if the Lynden Christian volleyball team has a permanent spot in the state tournament. The Lyncs advanced to the 1A state tournament for the 18th consecutive ...

Third-quarter onslaught dooms Meridian; Lynden, Baker punch tickets to state

SEATTLE — King’s entered Friday night’s game averaging 31.3 points per contest, but was kept off the scoreboard for the entire first half, stymied by Meridian’s defense. That all changed very ...
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Football: Baker wins mud-fest, league title

DEMING — In playing conditions that at times seemed to resemble more of a swamp than a football field, first downs were not easy to come by. But on a pair of plays in the first half, Mount Baker did ...
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Soccer: Meridian shooting it out in districts

SULTAN — Not only are soccer penalty-kick shootouts unlike almost anything in sports — they’re also very different from almost everything that occurs previously in a soccer match. After more than ...

Mount Baker handles LC, messy conditions to win league title; Lynden rallies to win crown, Nooksack prevails on final play

In playing conditions that at times seemed to resemble more of a swamp than a football field, first downs were often a major feat. But on a pair of plays in the first half, Mount Baker did much more than ...

Hastings keys Lions to bounceback, top-five win; Meridian edges No. 6 Baker, Nooksack rallies to beat No. 10 LC

When his team needed a big play, it seemed like Scooter Hastings was always there to answer the call. All 6-foot-7 of him. With the Lions facing a fourth-and-goal from the three-yard line, it was Hastings ...