Cross Country: Girls place third, boys finish fourth

PORT ANGELES — Lynden Christian cross country put together a strong performance at the Salt Creek Invitational on Sept. 20, with its girls placing third out of nine schools and boys placing fourth out ...

New local small farms accepted into training program

BELLINGHAM — Sustainable Connections is accepting applications for up to three new participants in the 2015 Food To Bank On project, a beginning-farmer business training project. Facilitated by Sustainable ...

Ferndale Gym Star owner one of local women leaders to be honored

BELLINGHAM -— Whatcom Women in Business has announced finalists for the 32nd annual Professional Woman of the Year Banquet & Auction event, set for Tuesday, Oct. 28. The organization honors women ...
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New apartment building going up quickly in east Lynden

LYNDEN — A 20-unit apartment building with commercial space on the ground floor has started to change the landscape of east Lynden. Brothers Mike and Craig Engels sit about three months from completing ...
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Cabo hurricane adds adventure for locals

LYNDEN -— A mom and three daughters were back at their homes Friday, four days later than scheduled, after being caught — along with thousands of other Americans — in the Hurricane Odile destruction ...

County delays on water districts

WHATCOM -— On several 4-3 votes Sept. 16, the County Council chose to delay two weeks on the matter of forming four new Watershed Improvement Districts in the rural county. But general support was voiced. ...

Lynden Football vs Squalicum 9.19.14

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Football roundup: No. 1 Lions pull away, but injuries hang over win

BELLINGHAM — Midway through the second quarter on Friday night, Lynden was facing a situation it hadn’t experienced yet this season — a close game. After racing to big leads in their first two ...
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Lewis 100: Lynden area agriculture has included hops, hens and even sugar beets

At the beginning, as Lynden’s earliest settlers pushed back the surrounding forest, hops for beer was a crop that thrived, to go with the usual family mix of chickens, hogs, cattle and horses on a stump ...
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‘The Sound of Music’ coming to Claire vg stage for first show in new season

LYNDEN — As Maria might sing, “The Claire vg Thomas Theatre is alive with ‘The Sound of Music,’” and theater-goers can experience it beginning Wednesday, Sept. 24. The Rodgers & Hammerstein ...