Meridian girls blank Mount Baker 4-0

WHATCOM — After losing only its second game of the season Thursday, Meridian didn’t take long to bounce back. With a 3-2 loss to Burlington-Edison fresh in their heads, the Trojans quickly responded ...
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A find from the ‘60s

LYNDEN — Cheryl Hicks, owner of Hats Off at 406 Front St., thought she had a basic remodel project on her hands. But once she took down a slat wall near the rear of her store, she saw a cement wall with ...

Furniture store gets familiar (new) tenant

LYNDEN — Gary Bode, owner of Lynden’s Colony House Furniture since he started it on Front Street in 1977, thought he’d walk a block down the street to see about renting the storefront windows of ...

Rud Browne outspending local candidates

WHATCOM — Of the eight Whatcom County Council candidates, no one has raised as much cash or spent as much as at-large candidate Rud Browne. The newcomer to county politics has raised total campaign contributions ...

Scenes from a Lion victory

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Lions too much for Tigers

It only took 43 seconds for the Lynden Lions to gain a lead on the Burlington-Edison Tigers and never look back. On the Tigers’ opening possession, linebacker Trent Postma intercepted Burlington’s ...

Lynden QB Lucas Petersen breaks wrist

Lynden starting quarterback Lucas Petersen will miss the remainder of the 2013 season. Petersen, who is a first-year starter for the Lions, broke his left wrist during practice on Thursday night while ...

Galvez-Cruz, sought in beating, turns himself in

BELLINGHAM ­— Visente Levi Jon Galvez-Cruz, wanted by authorities after allegedly beating his estranged girlfriend in Lynden Oct. 1, surrendered himself at the Whatcom County Jail Wednesday morning, ...

Meridian impresses at XC meet

Last Wednesday, at Berthusen Park, the Lynden Lions cross country team hosted Meridian and Bellingham for a meet. Both the boys and girls ran 5,200 meters on a sunny afternoon. The Meridian boys dominated, ...

LC girls top Lynden

It’s a meeting that is always circled on the calendars of north county volleyball fans. Whenever the Lynden Christian and Lynden volleyball teams square off, a high-octane game is expected. Tuesday ...