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Early hits at local jamborees

Blake Mellema charges across the line of scrimmage in Lynden Christian’s jamboree matchup against Blaine on Friday…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? Login or Subscribe ...

Lynden junior wins Homestead Club Championship

LYNDEN — Ezra Arneson, a junior at Lynden High School, won the Homestead Club Championship on Saturday by shooting a one-over-par 73. Arneson also won the long drive of the day with a 319-yard tee shot ...

Gottschalk tackles Raspberry, hits third hole-in-one

LYNDEN -— Golfer Fred Gottschalk recently shot a hole-in-one on the 135-yard #9 of the Raspberry Ridge Golf Course, the course’s Leanne Olson reports. For Gottschalk, who used a pitching wedge, this ...
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Football jamborees make return on Friday

WHATCOM — Local high school football teams again have game environments without a game on the line as jamborees make a return to the schedule. Over the last few years, the state’s governing body of ...
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Lynden names junior Sterling Somers starting QB

LYNDEN — With three beyond-capable quarterbacks in fall camp for Lynden High School, the three-time defending state 2A champion Lions had plenty of directions to turn to run the offense. Veteran coach ...
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Summer brought a batch of YMCA improvements

LYNDEN -— Outside painting of the Lynden YMCA building should be wrapped up this week, completing a round of improvements to the 35-year-old building this summer. On Monday, Frank Nydam and Phil Dykstra ...

Stuurmans hits a hole-in-one at Raspberry Ridge

LYNDEN -— Seymour (Stu) Stuurmans shot a hole-in-one on the par-3 third hole at Raspberry Ridge Golf Course a few weeks ago. “I’ve come close a lot of times, six or eight inches,” he said. “The ...
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Rodeo attendance down, contestant numbers up

LYNDEN — The Lynden PRCA Rodeo finished out its first showing during the Northwest Washington Fair last Wednesday night, complete with classic rodeo competition and the antics of rodeo clown J.J. Harrison. ...

Bells win first league championship

BELLINGHAM — The Bellingham Bells made team history Monday evening in front of a crowd of almost 3,000 at Joe Martin Field. The Bells took home their first-ever West Coast League championship trophy, ...

They call the thing rodeo

The Lynden PRCA Rodeo finished out its first showing during the Northwest Washington Fair last night, complete with classic rodeo competition and the high-flying antics of rodeo clown J.J. Harrison. Grant ...