County partners working toward ebola readiness

WHATCOM — With the Ebola epidemic in West Africa now a growing global concern, partners in Whatcom County are trying to be proactive. The Whatcom County Health Department is working closely with PeaceHealth ...

Fall Craft & Antique Show in 25th year this week at fairgrounds

LYNDEN -— The 25th annual Fall Craft & Antique Show returns to the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds this week Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 16-18. Bring a friend and enjoy all the booths featuring ...

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ONGOING Christmas cantata Rehearsals begin Oct. 29 in Third CRC, 514 Liberty St., for the Christmas Choir Cantata of combined Christian Reformed Churches. Joseph Martin’s “The Voices of Christmas” ...
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Lynden Christian junior and UW commit Kara Bajema is a special talent

LYNDEN — As a sophomore last spring on the Lynden Christian girls’ basketball team, Kara Bajema averaged 13.3 points per game, was named The Bellingham Herald’s All-Whatcom County Girls’ Basketball ...

No. 1 Lions survive scare, preserve streak

BURLINGTON — None of Lynden’s last 33 games have been closer. None have had an outcome that was more in doubt. But when the final whistle blew on Friday night, the end result was a very familiar one. ...
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Young’s big play sparks No. 10 Meridian’s rout

LAUREL — After forcing turnovers on back-to-back Meridian possessions and scoring a touchdown to make it a seven-point game near the end of the third quarter, Nooksack Valley had built some momentum. ...
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Short powers Baker with another big performance

LYNDEN — Liam Short once again ran through a conference opponent on Friday night. This time, the victim was Lynden Christian. After bruising his way to 217 yards rushing and three touchdowns against ...

Soccer: Mount Baker earns first win

DEMING — After its loss to LC earlier in the week, Mount Baker picked up its first win of the season on Oct. 9, rallying for a 4-3 victory over Blaine. Trailing 3-2 after back-to-back goals by Blaine ...

No. 2 LC still rolling

BURLINGTON — 1A second-ranked Lynden Christian swept both of its matches last week to remain unbeaten, while in the process conquering an opponent that’s given it plenty of trouble in recent years. ...

Lynden hires wrestling coach

LYNDEN — Alan Moore has been hired as the new head wrestling coach for Lynden High School. For Moore, it marks a return to the Lions’ wrestling program. Moore served as an assistant coach for Lynden ...