Letters to the editor – May 1

Important dates coming in month of May I bring up some very important dates in May: Thursday, May 2, is the National Day of Prayer. May we arouse one another and rally to public places to thank God and ...

Public meetings

Thursday, May 2 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, Lynden Police Department, 203 19th St., 4 p.m. • Lynden Regional Parks and Recreation District, southeast conference room, City Hall Annex, ...
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A sky-high treehouse

LYNDEN — Nate Korthuis has always wanted a treehouse. So he built a fancy version in Lynden. Fifty-six feet off the ground and with views of the Salish Sea islands. Not surprisingly, Korthuis’ project ...

News roundup

CPR/first aid taught every other month at City Hall Annex LYNDEN ­— Six times per year on alternating months, the Lynden Fire Department conducts an evening CPR/first aid class at the City Hall Annex, ...

Lynden school board weighs in on facilities

LYNDEN — The Lynden School Board has found itself between a rock and a hard place. The rock consists of two unsafe and outdated schools in desperate need of replacement. The proverbial hard place is ...
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Boat inspections for Whatcom, Samish

WHATCOM ­— The County Council went along with what the Bellingham City Council had already done and approved boat inspections, with fees, to begin already last week at Lake Whatcom and Lake Samish. ...
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Trojans earn it the hard way

DEMING — With the game on the line Monday afternoon, Meridian coach Steve Slesk looked to Tanner Tutterrow. Moments before, Tutterrow had just received a tongue lashing from Slesk for a mental mistake ...
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Bonsen keeps firing

LYNDEN — It’s no secret that the Lynden Lions ride the strong arm of senior pitcher Brooke Bonsen. The senior righty entered last Friday’s game against Lynden Christian with a 10-2 record and has ...
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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 ...