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No celebrating teams to ride on Lynden fire trucks any more

LYNDEN ­— No more riding on fire trucks for Lynden’s high school championship teams. Fire Chief Gary Baar said too high a risk of liability is putting an end to it. Also, a fire engine carrying kids ...
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Lions return to the diamond

LYNDEN — When the 2013 baseball season ended for the Lynden Lions, head coach Cory White knew what it meant for his baseball program. After three consecutive trips to the 2A state tournament, highlighted ...

Local talent on display

BELLINGHAM — Bellingham Slam second-year player Chaz Kok spent the majority of his time on the bench last season. The Lynden High School alumnus looked on as other players ahead of him dominated league ...
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Electric soccer vibe takes over Seattle

SEATTLE — There’s one place in the United States that gets more excited about a scarf giveaway than anywhere else: Seattle. Fans at CenturyLink Field had those scarves raised high last week, as over ...
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Take a step back into 1949 Lynden softball history

Phil DeKoster recently brought in to the Tribune photos of Lynden women’s softball teams of times past that he thought would be good for nostalgia’s sake, if nothing else. The Lynden (Farmers Equipment) ...
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A new era for local football

WHATCOM — The opening day of spring football camp, which started last week, definitely had a different feel at Lynden High School. Seniors Josh Kraght, Zach Vis, Caleb Newman and Dak Shagren were on ...

Fishing Derby results are in

LYNDEN — The annual Camels Club Fishing Derby took place on Saturday, and the results of the derby are as follows:   5-7-Year-Old Division: Boys First Fish: Tom Moroz Second Fish: Greg Moore Third ...

Harding to retire from YMCA

WHATCOM — It’s been a tremendous ride for Dave Harding. The director of the Whatcom Family YMCA still recalls his first day working with the YMCA back in the early 1970s. He was in his 20s as he began ...

Lions headed to Husky Stadium to face King's

In some exciting local news, the WIAA announced today that the Lynden Lions will face King’s on Sept. 7 at the newly renovated University of Washington Husky stadium. The Lynden vs. King’s ...
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Big changes arrive to Bender

LYNDEN — It’s been about a month since the completion of the renovations at Bender Fields, but the smile on Lynden Parks Director Vern Meenderinck hasn’t gone anywhere. When asked this week about ...