County planning hearing set

WHATCOM -— The Whatcom County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the draft six-year (2015-20) Capital Improvement Program for Whatcom County Facilities at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. ...

Vehicle Lights On event Oct. 4

WHATCOM -— The annual Lights On project of inspection and replacement of faulty vehicle lights will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct 4, at two locations locally. Whatcom County members ...

Letters to the editor – published Sept. 17

A new Waples story Thank you very much for the Sept. 3 article on the Lynden Department Store. Here is a story that may never have been heard about the Lynden Department Store when Mr. Waples owned it. ...

Lynden finances gets clean review

OLYMPIA -— The city of Lynden fully complied with all financial reporting and internal controls in using federal awards for the calendar year 2013, State Auditor Troy Kelley reports.  … This ...

Calendar

ONGOING Landscaping class WSU Whatcom Extension hosts a five-hour sustainable landscaping class on Tuesdays and Thursdays from Sept. 16 through Oct. 2. Details: 671-3891. Local play The Claire vg Thomas ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Sept. 17 • Whatcom Community College Board of Trustees, Laidlaw Center board room, 237 W. Kellogg Rd., Bellingham, 2 p.m. There will be a strategic conversation about accreditation and a tour ...
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Run-first Lyncs dominate

LYNDEN — Lynden Christian head coach Galen Kaemingk calls his offense a “run-first” unit, and that designation carried plenty of literal meaning on Friday night. The Lyncs began the game with five ...
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Lyncs soccer demonstrating resiliency

LYNDEN — As the waning moments of last Thursday afternoon’s match approached, it looked like the Lynden girls soccer team was going to come away with a win over rival Lynden Christian. The Lions had ...

Football roundup

LYNDEN — Top-ranked 2A Lynden amassed 511 yards of total offense on Friday, racing to a big lead and defeating Lakewood 38-21. The Lions led 24-0 in the second quarter and extended their advantage to ...
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Local volleyball teams see tournament action

LYNDEN — The Lynden girls volleyball team had a rough offseason, losing seniors Kat Webb and Hannah Rothwell in June to season-ending injuries. The Lions didn’t begin their season on an ideal note ...