Border Patrol activity report

BLAINE — The information listed below is from arrests and seizures related to the U.S. Border Patrol in the Blaine Sector area of operations. For security reasons, this may not be a complete list of ...
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What’s Lynden’s icon? And what does it say?

I love bridges and I certainly love the ambition that Lynden Mayor Scott Korthuis shows in at least floating his idea about a suspension bridge allowing a trail to span Fishtrap Creek near Lynden City ...

Letters to the editor – published Sept. 25

Concerns over Affordable Healthcare Act (NOTE: This letter was sent to our Sens. Maria Cantwell and Patty Murray and Rep. Suzan DelBene.) I am writing you to express my deepest concerns over the effect ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Sept. 25 • WRIA 1 Planning Unit, garden level conference room, Civic Center Annex, 322 N. Commercial St., Bellingham, 6 p.m. Contact: Chris, 676-6692. • Meridian School Board, Meridian Middle ...

Whatcom Farm Friends joins I-522 opposition

LYNDEN — Whatcom Farm Friends has joined Washington’s leading agricultural groups in opposition to Initiative 522 on the November ballot. I-522 is opposed as well as by scientists, doctors, businesses ...

Pauline Hillaire of Lummi wins national award as folk arts leader

OLYMPIA — In 1996, Gov. Gary Locke honored Lummi tribal elder Pauline Hillaire with a Governor’s Heritage Award. Now the National Endowment for the Arts will honor her as well, this time with the Bess ...
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Pioneers take down Trojans

EVERSON — If one thing was apparent from Nooksack Valley’s come-from-behind win over Meridian last Thursday, it’s that first-year head coach Katie Emmons understands the importance of mid-match adjustments. ...
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Schwinden takes charge for Mounties

DEMING — Senior running back Izaiha Schwinden is a man of few words. Known to be quite shy around the Mount Baker locker room, the talented speedster isn’t one to boast about accomplishments or spike ...

Life With Lio: Two projected LC starters are lost for the season, including standout point guard Daulton Hommes

LYNDEN — Adversity is something any team, in all sports, must face throughout a season. However, for Roger DeBoer and his Lynden Christian basketball team, it’s something they’re attacking two months ...

Lynden fresh off a thrilling victory

DEMING — When the Lynden Lions take on 2-1 Sedro-Woolley this Friday night, they’ll do so with a week three come-from-behind 27-20 victory over Mount Baker in under their belts. Last Friday in Deming, ...