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The CVT Take: It’s potentially a legacy-defining week for Gonzaga

SEATTLE — Gonzaga basketball can be a polarizing topic.   Are the Zags an incredible underdog story about a small, Jesuit school in Spokane rising, against all odds, to an incredible level of success ...

Softball: Lions have won three straight

  WHATCOM — After a season-opening loss to defending Northwest Conference champion Ferndale, Lynden (3-1) has picked up three straight wins.   On March 17, the Lions defeated Blaine 9-1, tallying ...

Dougan, Yost play in all-state game

  SEATTLE — Lynden Christian’s Sara Dougan and Mount Baker’s Emily Yost each participated in the Washington State Girls Basketball Coaches Association senior all-state game on Saturday at King’s ...

Baseball: Tutterow leads Trojans to first victory of young season

  WHATCOM — Meridian (1-1) suffered a 5-2 defeat to Squalicum on March 17 in its season opener, unable to recover from an early 5-0 hole after three innings. Dalton Biehle highlighted the Trojans ...

Soccer: Pioneers off to unbeaten start

  WHATCOM — Nooksack Valley (4-0) continued its undefeated start with two more victories.   On March 18, the Pioneers defeated Lynden 2-1, scoring both goals off of corner kicks.   After ...
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Man killed was wanted for murder

SUMAS — The man shot and killed by a U.S. Border Patrol agent near Kneuman Road Thursday afternoon was wanted for murder in another jurisdiction, Whatcom County Sheriff Bill Elfo confirmed at a press ...
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Giant cold-storage facility planned

LYNDEN — Preferred Freezer Services of New Jersey will take a Lynden field from bare ground to over 331,500 square feet of a cold storage operation in less than six months.   Work will start any ...
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Bond rally happening Saturday

LYNDEN — Enthusiasm breeds enthusiasm, and that’s a mantra that Citizens for Lynden Schools co-chair Tammy Yoder is taking to heart as the April 28 Lynden School District bond election date draws closer. ...
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Man killed by border agent was wanted for murder

Man assaulted CBP agent with ‘incapacitating spray’ Update: The Whatcom County Medical Examiner has identified the deceased as 20-year-old Jamison Edward Childress of B.C. Original story follows. ...

Rothwell signs to play softball at Lower Columbia College

Lynden senior pitcher and outfielder Hannah Rothwell signed her National Letter of Intent on Thursday to play softball at Lower Columbia College. “I’m really excited to go continue my education to ...