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Lyncs, NV advance to regionals

  WHATCOM — Kara Bajema scored 24 points and Lynden Christian’s defense stifled Mount Baker as the Lyncs advanced to regionals with a 62-25 rout on Saturday in a loser-out bi-district game at ...
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Baker girls come just short

  TACOMA — Mount Baker girls’ wrestling held the team lead for much of last week’s Mat Classic XXVII at the Tacoma Dome.   But in the end, the Mountaineers came up just a mere half point ...

Lions fall in district title game

  MOUNT VERNON — Nail-biting games between Northwest Conference powers Lynden and Anacortes have become commonplace in recent years.   And Friday night’s district championship game was the ...

Swimming: Up-and-down state meet for Lions

  FEDERAL WAY — Lynden nearly put together one of the best performances it could’ve hoped for last weekend in the state championships at the King County Aquatic Center.   However, a couple ...
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Avenue Bread to join Waples Building

LYNDEN — Teri Treat, co-owner of the coming Waples Mercantile Building in the former Delft Square location, has announced the signing of Avenue Bread as the revitalized building’s “premier tenant.”   The ...

Fireworks limited to July 1-5, 2016

  LYNDEN ­— The city law on fireworks is changing — a little.   The City Council’s unanimous action of Feb. 17 brings 1963 city code back into compliance with state law, and it slightly ...

Gas prices keep going up, but still way below 2014

  SEATTLE ­— Average retail gasoline prices in Washington rose 9.1 cents per gallon in the week ended Sunday, Feb. 22, to an average of $2.42, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 2,666 gas ...
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Car fire sparks downtown

LYNDEN — An odd sight greeted Monday morning commuters through downtown Lynden: A burnt-out BMW sitting unattended in the city parking lot at Front and Seventh streets.   But the vehicle was attended ...

Lyncs hold off Baker, advance to regionals

  WHATCOM — Zach Roetcisoender scored 17 points, Blake Mellema added 16 and Cody Fransen had 14 as Lynden Christian (15-8) fought past Mount Baker to advance to regionals with a 66-56 win on Saturday ...

Saturday night hoops roundup: Hot-shooting Lions win second straight district title

Lynden torched the nets during the game, and then cut them down afterward. Kaitlyn Mark hit five 3-pointers and scored 28 points, and Elisa Kooiman added 24, as Lynden beat Burlington 67-55 on Saturday ...