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Lions’ one-two punch an elite duo

  LYNDEN — The mental aspect is critical in any sport, but it seems to be especially so for golf.   As an individual endeavor with so much time in between shots for negative thoughts to creep ...
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Miller enjoying breakthrough season after offseason devoted to training

  LAUREL — Few could have predicted the rapid rise of Meridian senior sprinter Nick Miller.   Last season, Miller narrowly missed state in the 400 meters, didn’t make it out of district in ...
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Mountaineers’ late rally falls just short in loss to Anacortes

  ANACORTES — The win-loss nature of sports often leaves its participants with a black-and-white view toward a specific game — either it was a success, or it was a failure.   Mount Baker’s ...

Garcia’s complete-game three-hitter leads Lions past Trojans

  WHATCOM — Anthony Garcia threw a complete-game three-hitter for Lynden (5-7, 3-4 Northwest Conference), leading the Lions to a 3-1 win over Meridian on April 14. Jordan Wittenberg went 2-for-3 ...
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Village Books to join Waples Building

LYNDEN — Village Books is joining Avenue Bread as an announced tenant for the Waples Mercantile Building, now in construction downtown and set to open this fall.   “It’s no longer an official ...
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2011 loss of brother inspires Jeremy Brockmann

  LYNDEN — Former Meridian star baseball player and current Centralia College sophomore Jeremy Brockmann has experienced a great deal of success over the years, both on the field and in the classroom. ...

Ballot drop-off deadline Tuesday

  WHATCOM — County Auditor Debbie Adelstein reminds Lynden School District voters that ballots for the $48 million bond special election must be postmarked or deposited in a ballot drop box no later ...

Construction firm passes to next generation of Iversons

  EVERSON ­— After many years of successfully operating Tiger Construction, brothers Ken and Steve Isenhart have sold their interest in the company to the next generation.   Ken and Marsha Isenhart ...

Mountaineers win first conference game

  WHATCOM — Mount Baker (2-8-1, 1-5-1 Northwest Conference) earned its first league victory of the season, shutting out Blaine, 2-0, on April 16.   Taylor Bruntil scored both goals for the Mountaineers, ...

Lions win 11th in a row, record fifth straight shutout

  WHATCOM — With two more victories last week, Lynden (11-1, 5-0 Northwest Conference) extended its winning streak to 11 games and has pitched five consecutive shutouts.   Tanna Benson won a ...