Letters to the editor – Jan. 16

Seahawks or church choice a spiritual one Quite a choice, the “Sea-hawks or Church” (Seattle Times, Jan. 12). On the one hand, we can rejoice in the excitement of our community with the Seahawks and ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Jan. 16 • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Northwest Annex conference room, Planning and Development Services, 5280 Northwest Dr., Bellingham, 3:30 p.m. Details: Samya, 676-6907. ...
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Tiemersma makes presence felt

LYNDEN — At 6-0, Lynden Christian forward Kayla Tiemersma stands out on the hardwood. Her fierce and competitive play for the Lyncs provides nightmares for opposing teams. On Friday night during LC’s ...
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NWC Tourney: Confetti for Iaconetti

BELLINGHAM — For Lynden wrestler Nick Iaconetti, the hard work is starting to pay off. Iaconetti dominated his competition Saturday at Sehome High School during the Northwest Conference Tournament and ...

Hoops teams inconsistent

WHATCOM — Meridian has been battling inconsistency throughout the first 14 games of the season. The Trojans are 7-7 on the year and are coming off a 59-46 loss to Anacortes on Monday night. Meridan has ...
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Cows saved in Kamm Road fire; some calves lost

LYNDEN ­— A milking barn was destroyed and 15-20 calves and a horse were lost early Wednesday in a fire on the farm of Brad TeVelde on Kamm Road. All 125 milk cows were saved from the fire and were ...
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Extension office busy as farm-research link

BELLINGHAM ­— Think of the WSU Whatcom County Extension office as a link between laboratory and field, research and practice. For 95 years now, the connection has been there, serving the area with an ...
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DelBene now rural Whatcom’s Congresswoman

WHATCOM — Suzan DelBene is the new representative in Congress for northwest Washington. DelBene, a Democrat who won election in November over Republican John Koster, took office for the much expanded ...

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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Pillowcases to dresses for orphans

By Kaity Teer for the Lynden Tribune LYNDEN ­— When Edith Moorlag talks about her charitable sewing projects, she starts with her late husband, Johnny. It was Johnny who first encouraged her to join ...