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ONGOING School tours The Lynden School District is hosting community information nights at Lynden Middle School and Fisher Elementary School in February and March. LMS tour and Q&A session from 6:30 ...

Firefighter recruitment event Saturday

  LYNDEN — In a joint effort of North Whatcom Fire & Rescue and the Lynden Fire Department, a Career Fair will be held on Saturday, Feb. 28, starting at 10 a.m. at Station 75, 215 Fourth St. ...

Hovander Park plant sale May 9

  FERNDALE — The annual plant sale of WSU Whatcom Extension will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 9, at Hovander Homestead Park.   Locally grown tomato plants, perennials, herbs and ...
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Back-to-back district champs

  MOUNT VERNON — Over the course of the season, Lynden’s biggest challenge has been finding consistency.   At times, the Lions would flash the potential of a team capable of being one of the ...
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Garcia overcomes odds to place at Mat Classic

  TACOMA — Lynden senior Alexus Garcia had just wrestled in the final match of her high school career, pinning her opponent in a mere 26 seconds to earn seventh place in state in the 170-pound class ...

Yakima will be missing some of state’s top teams

  LYNDEN — Let me preface this by saying one thing: There may not be a better way.   But still, that doesn’t change the fact that some very worthy teams will unfairly be left out of this year’s ...
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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 Mountlake ...
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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 ...