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Lions light up Civic Stadium

BELLINGHAM — The Lynden Lions participated in the 2013 2A district track meet at Civic Stadium on Friday and several athletes qualified for the 2A state meet at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma this ...

Baseball season ends for Trojans and Mounties

CASTLE ROCK — Heading into the 2013 season, Mount Baker coach Quinn LeSage said he was just hoping for his team to improve. He wanted his Mounties to be competitive. His team didn’t disappoint, advancing ...

Lynden tennis finishes season

WHATCOM — The Lynden girls’ tennis season came to a close earlier this month, but several players made postseason runs that made coach Trey Ballard proud. Tilly Timmer and Morgan Otter qualified for ...
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Circling around roundabouts

LYNDEN — To say that in 2009 Whatcom County residents were skeptical of roundabouts puts it mildly. Some folks were downright terrified of navigating a circular traffic set-up, complete with acceleration, ...

No disenrollment from Nooksack tribe — for now

DEMING ­— Fifty people hoping to keep membership in the Nooksack Tribe waited outside Tribal Court for 90 minutes Thursday while their dispute was presented before Judge Raquel Montoya-Lewis. Four uniformed ...

Popular Mt. Baker access route closed off

GLACIER — Without funding there’s no way of telling when the now-closed Glacier Creek Road — the only access to Heliotrope Ridge and the main Mt. Baker climbing route — can get repaired and reopened, ...

LC boys soccer headed to Final Four

For the first time since 2002, the Lynden Christian Lyncs boys soccer team is headed to the state semifinals. LC took down Seattle Academy 1-0 on Saturday afternoon, punching their ticket for the Final ...
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Small plane crashes at Lynden Airport

A 79-year-old Bellingham-based pilot on his final approach into the Lynden Airport crashed on Thursday evening. As the pilot headed west toward the Depot Road airport, the sun glared in his eyes at about ...
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Wayne Brink says its time to put the spatula away

LYNDEN — Wayne Brink’s professional career can be broken into about decade-long chunks. Now it’s time for the pharmacist’s latest move: retirement. Brink, who took over Parker’s Drug Store in ...
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CF event: A personal reason to bike for a cause

At the Lynden Cystic Fibrosis Foundation bike-a-thon Saturday, Paige Ellens, left, who has cystic fibrosis, participated with friend Kara Veldman. They wear headbands that were part of a recent Banding ...