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Baker puts the ball in the net

DEMING — The conditions were less than ideal on Saturday afternoon at Mount Baker High School. The perpetual downpour of rain soaked the soccer field, making it tough for players to stay on their feet. ...
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Another banner for Lynden

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — After capturing the 2A Northwest Conference championships in both football and basketball, the Lions completed the trifecta on Monday afternoon. The Lions capped off their remarkable ...

Beacon Insurance adds an agent

LYNDEN — Beacon Insurance Group of Lynden, an independent agency located at 208 Third St., Suite 2A, recently expanded with the addition of licensed agent Bobbie Martin. Martin, who has 12 years of business ...

NFL hopes alive for Meridian alum

Former Meridian Trojan Andrei Lintz has a dream of making an NFL roster and although he wasn’t drafted this week in the NFL draft, those dreams are still alive. [[more]] The 6-5, 250-pound tight ...
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‘Moochanical Moochine’ up for award

WHATCOM — A young local artist is one of nine national finalists in the Lucerne Art of Dairy online voting contest going on now through May 17. If Rachel Roberts’ “The Moochanical Moochine” design ...

Lynden trail money included in Senate budget package

OLYMPIA — The transportation budget plan approved unanimously Friday by the state Senate includes a $477,000 appropriation for a project to extend the Jim Kaemingk Sr. trail near Fisher Elementary School ...
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1 millionth tree planted a celebration in Acme

ACME ­— Cooperation between various groups was celebrated at the planting of the 1 millionth Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program tree in Whatcom County Saturday. Among thousands of young trees ...

Peoples Bank announces changes

WHATCOM — Peoples Bank has announced changes in the senior management of the Bellingham-based bank. Charles LeCocq has been promoted to chairman of the board and will continue as chief executive officer ...

Lynden woman wins second car

LYNDEN — As anyone in business or sports will tell you, it’s often harder to stay at a high level than to reach it. But Stephanie Meester hasn’t just maintained her excellence as an independent Tupperware ...

Bornstein Seafoods gives $100,000 for new BTC building

BELLINGHAM — Bornstein Seafoods Inc. has donated $100,000 to Bellingham Technical College’s campaign to build its new Fisheries and Aquaculture Sciences program structure at Maritime Heritage Park, ...