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Unforgettable ride for Baker

TACOMA — When it was all said and done and Freeman erupted in celebration on Saturday in the middle of the Tacoma Dome field, Mount Baker coach Ron Lepper had a clear message for his group of young men. ...

Lepper alone at the top

DEMING — Throughout the 2013 season, Mount Baker football coach Ron Lepper kept a secret from his players. The veteran Mounties coach was only a few wins away from setting the new all-time wins record ...
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Never a doubt in their minds

TACOMA — When thinking of the right way to describe the Lynden football team, only one word truly comes to mind: dynasty. With their 38-28 victory over Tumwater in the Tacoma Dome on Saturday, the Lions ...

Some water right apps processed

LYNDEN ­— Some water rights applications are being processed using a private-sector partnership with the state Department of Ecology, local farmers were told at the Small Fruit Conference Thursday. ...

County buys a jail site

WHATCOM ­— The county is moving ahead toward construction of a new jail. The County Council on Nov. 26 approved buying the preferred LaBounty Road property in south Ferndale for $6.1 million. The 40-acre ...
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UPDATE: Lynden captures the crown

The Lynden Lions are the 2013 2A state football champions. Had you said this entering the season, many would have guessed that wouldn’t be the case, but in a 38-28 victory over Tumwater on Saturday ...

Business activity in a home getting new guidelines

LYNDEN ­— New rules are proposed for in-home businesses in town. A completely new chapter on “home occupation permits” came to the Lynden City Council Monday and will be up for public comment at ...
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‘The Best Christmas Pageant Ever’ enlivens Claire vg Thomas Theatre

LYNDEN — It’s holiday show time again at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre, and the Lynden Performing Arts Guild has chosen to bring one of America’s favorite Christmas stories to life. “The Best Christmas ...
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NW Ballet offers ‘The Nutcracker’ at NVHS on Saturday

EVERSON — The Northwest Ballet Theatre will bring its “fully-staged production” of “The Nutcracker” to Nooksack Valley High School at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7. A cast of 100 dancers, under ...

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ONGOING ‘Nutcracker’ Ballet Bellingham presents “The Nutcracker” at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 6-7 in the Mt. Baker Theatre. Coat drive The Lynden Food Pavilion is hosting a coat drive of gently used coats ...