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Tough week on the court for Lynden tennis

LYNDEN — Prior to Lynden’s two matches against Bellingham and Sehome last weekend, coach Trey Ballard knew it’d be a tough battle for his Lions against the top two 2A squads. He was right. On Wednesday, ...
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Runners have success at Mount Baker Invite

MAPLE FALLS — Although the conditions were less than ideal, there was a solid turnout for the 2013 Mount Baker Invite held on Saturday morning. A total of 14 teams participated in the boys’ varsity ...

Lynden girls continue to improve in the pool

LYNDEN — The Lynden Lions may be 0-3 on the season, but the team continues to make the strides that coach Linda Bode was hoping to see from her girls early on this season. Lynden hosted Archbishop Murphy ...

Locker goes down

TENNESSEE — It was a corner-turning game for Tennessee Titans quarterback Jake Locker. The Ferndale alum, who had struggled mightily during his first two years in the NFL, was having the game of his ...

Senior driver refresher class

BELLINGHAM — The next AAA driver improvement program for seniors will be on Thursday, Oct. 17, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Christ the King Community Church, 4173 Meridian St. The cost is $16 per person. ...

Monday is last day to register online or by mail for Nov. 5 election

WHATCOM — Are you registered to vote in the Nov. 5 general election? Have you moved or changed your name? Monday, Oct. 7, is the deadline for online or mail-in changes to your voter registration, announces ...
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Local shutdown effects?

WHATCOM ­— With Congress failing to find an 11th-hour settlement on funding, the federal government went into shutdown mode Tuesday lacking money to pay for routine services and personnel. Hundreds ...
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Expanded music festival starts Saturday

LYNDEN ­— The 2013 Lynden Music Festival, expanded to eight days this year, opens with a concert at noon on Saturday, Oct. 5, in the Jansen Art Center Chamber Hall, 321 Front St. The festival continues ...

BTC strike ends after four days

BELLINGHAM — Bellingham Technical College students were in class as of Monday, Sept. 30, as the college ratified agreements at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 29, ending a four-school-day strike that pushed ...

Life Chain forms Sunday at 2 p.m. on Meridian St.

BELLINGHAM — On Sunday, Oct. 6, at 2 p.m. hundreds of local Christians and clergy will line the sidewalks of the Guide Meridian between Kellogg and Telegraph roads to form the 22nd annual Whatcom County ...