Calendar of events – published Oct. 2

WEDNESDAY Garden meeting The Birchwood Garden Club meets at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 2, in the Whatcom Museum Rotunda Room, 121 Prospect St., Bellingham. Subject: Tree risk awareness. Balance screening ...
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‘Some Enchanted Evening’ lives up to its name at Claire vg Thomas Theatre

LYNDEN — When I saw “Little Shop of Horrors” at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre not too long ago, I was reminded of the cultural treasure that I had taken for granted for so long, the one that inhabits ...

‘Rush:’ The best pro racing movie ever

LYNDEN — Considering the nature of the material, it really is remarkable to consider that the world of professional auto racing has never been captured in a quality manner in the feature-film format. ...

Hey, Fed, let’s figure this out soon …

For the first time in 17 years, the United States federal government has shut down most operations, and that’s frustrating for a number of reasons. Perhaps most of all, the shutdown demonstrates just ...

Letters to the editor – Oct. 2

Enjoy the music festival October brings to Lynden the annual Claire de Lune Music Festival. But only the month and the name are predictable — we are so very fortunate to be able to expect the unexpected! ...

Public meetings

Thursday, Oct. 3 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, Lynden Fire Department, 215 Fourth St., 4 p.m. • Commissioners of Lynden Regional Parks and Recreation District, southeast conference ...
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LC girls finding the net

DEMING — During the period Sept. 19-23, LC girls soccer coach Brent DeRuyter was often left scratching his head after Lyncs’ matches. The team was playing its game and was working well together, yet, ...

Running through the pain

BELLINGHAM — It’s hard to imagine that Meridian running back Letrez Jones isn’t at 100 percent. The talented tailback, who has torn up fields this season, admits his knee isn’t at full strength ...

Lyncs remain atop the NWC standings

WHATCOM — Through four games this season, its been clear that the Lyncs are going to be a force to be reckoned with this season. LC is a perfect 4-0 so far, winning four games without breaking much of ...

Costly victory for Lynden

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — The Lynden Lions (4-0) came away with a big road win Friday evening, knocking off Sedro-Woolley 21-7. Unfortunately for the Lions, the victory didn’t come without a cost. Center Tristan ...