Customer service is focus of three free classes

  WHATCOM — Bellingham Whatcom County Tourism is offering a free certified program to help local organizations’ staff deliver exceptional customer service.   “Customer service is essential ...

Planning for new Lake Whatcom park property is open to public

  BELLINGHAM — Help plan Whatcom County’s newest park. A meeting will be on Wednesday, March 18, at 6:30 p.m. in the Bellingham Senior Activity Center, 315 Halleck St.   In 2014, about 8,800 ...

Adelstein will run again for county auditor

  WHATCOM ­— Debbie Adelstein has announced her intention to run for another term as Whatcom County Auditor this year. Fling week for local candidates is May 11-15.   “It hardly seems possible ...

Beatles’ rock is featured in two orchestras’ May 7 concert

  BELLINGHAM — On Sunday, May 17, at 6 p.m. at the Mount Baker Theatre, the Whatcom Symphony Orchestra presents an evening with the dynamic Seattle Rock Orchestra for “a rousing program of The ...
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Lions row their way to Yakima

  MOUNT VERNON — “Row the boat” has become Lynden’s team slogan this season, symbolizing the importance of each player doing her job and working together as one while striving toward a common ...
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Constant motor

  LYNDEN — In Lynden Christian senior forward Cody Fransen’s left wrist, the ligaments and cartilage have been completely torn from the bone.   His right wrist is in better shape, but that’s ...
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Dominant defense has carried Lyncs

  LYNDEN — The numbers are all very impressive, to say the least.   For starters, Lynden Christian has allowed an average of just 33.8 points per game this season.   Then there’s this: ...
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Lions’ season comes to rough end

  MOUNT VERNON — Either way, one of the state’s top 2A teams was going to see its season come to an abrupt end on Saturday night at Mount Vernon High School.   Mark Morris was ranked No. 1 ...

LC stymies unbeaten Montesano, advances to Hardwood Classic

  TUMWATER — Count Montesano as the latest victim of Lynden Christian’s suffocating defense.   The Bulldogs entered Saturday’s regional at Tumwater High School undefeated this season, but ...

LC rolls LaCenter, advances to Yakima

  TUMWATER — Zach Roetcisoender scored 26 points as Lynden Christian stormed past LaCenter for a 60-42 win on Saturday in regionals at Tumwater High School to advance to the state tournament in Yakima. ...