Sheriff’s office shut for training

BELLINGHAM — The Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office reception areas will be closed on Wednesday afternoon, April 16, starting at 1:30 p.m., so that all staff can attend a mandatory training event. The ...

NVHS staging ‘Leading Ladies’ play

EVERSON — The Nooksack Valley High School drama department will premiere “Leading Ladies,” a comedy in two acts, at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 24. A cast of eight actors will perform the play, which ...

‘Sound of Music’ B.C. production features Lynden director, singers

ABBOTSFORD ­— Directed by Alice Kuik of Lynden and involving other Lynden participants, “The Sound of Music” will be performed May 22-31 at the Matsqui Centennial Auditorium, 32315 South Fraser ...

Tuesday noon is adults’ time at Milk Makers Fest

LYNDEN ­— Come learn about the dairy industry and milk production, its importance in the food chain and the impact on the environment and Whatcom County’s economy. It’s time for the annual Milk ...

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THURSDAY Transition fair “A World of Possibilities” transition fair for students with disabilities, their families and educators will be from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 17, in St. Luke’s ...
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Boys from Deming riding high

LAUREL — It was around 10 days ago that the Mount Baker boys’ soccer team huddled up in the locker room and took a look at the schedule. The team, at the time with a lackluster 2-4 record, saw three ...
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Cavs fall in battle of Whatcom ‘rivals’

BELLINGHAM — When it comes to his goals for the future, North County lacrosse coach Peter White wants his varsity-level team to become among the top teams in the area. The Cavaliers have made plenty ...
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Youth being shown

LYNDEN — Through 11 games this season, where the Lynden Lions have gone 5-6, there’s something coach Cory White hasn’t really seen from his team. The hitting is there. The pitching is too. But following ...
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Teen center sought in DV Mall

LYNDEN — The desire to create a space for teens in Lynden — a wildly cool space, mind you — to call their own has inspired Sean Taylor, director of the nonprofit ministry Big Oak, to draft a plan ...

WSP: Take care driving during Skagit tulip fest

SKAGIT — With the Skagit County Tulip Festival running all of April, the Washington State Patrol asks drivers to prepare for a safe commute to and from the tulip fields. Along with local law enforcement, ...