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New turf for Civic

Bellingham’s Civic Stadium is receiving a much needed makeover. The artificial turf, which was installed in 2000, was recently taken out and new turf will be installed soon. The new turf will come with ...
Above, a young player tries to get to the bucket past a close defender, while, below, Lynden alum Chaz Kok tries to put the moves on Central Washington University senior JB Pillard.

A hoops weekend to remember

Local basketball tourney provided memories for players of all ages LYNDEN — The streets were filled in downtown over the weekend. The foot traffic was compact and the smell of raspberries filled the ...

Day two of Curt Maberry 3-on-3 tourney

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Young hoopsters take over Lynden

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Former Pioneer standout receives honor

Recent Western Washington graduate and Nooksack Valley alum Chris Mitchell helped the Vikings reach the 2013 NCAA Division II semifinals, but he was also a standout in the classroom.  On Wednesday, Mitchell ...
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A legacy that keeps living

LYNDEN — They’re the guys behind the scenes, who make plays off the court, gridiron and diamond. The student manager, who often gets overlooked for his or her duties, wipes blood off of jerseys and ...

Taking it to the street

LYNDEN — The amount of basketball talent in Whatcom County has been high throughout history. There’s no denying that, and each weekend in mid-July that talent is displayed in full force. This summer ...

Life with Lio: A month to remember in Seattle

SEATTLE — As some of you may recall, I wrote a column a few weeks ago calling out the Seattle Mariners’ hitters for their lack of success. I had had enough of what I was seeing night in and night out. ...

Pirates stay hot

By John Rozeboom For the Lynden Tribune LYNDEN — It’s been a great 2013 start for the Borderline Baseball League in Whatcom County, but it also has plenty of history. The league began with four teams ...
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Moving forward and giving back

LYNDEN — The scenes are all too familiar in his head. It’s a moment Lynden Christian alum Greg Burgers won’t be forgetting. It was spring 2006 and he and his Lync teammates just took down the rest ...