Public meetings

Wednesday, Dec. 17 WRIA (Watershed Resource Inventory Area) 1 Planning Unit, garden-level conference room of Civic Center Building, 322 N. Commercial St., Bellingham, 6 p.m. A revised 2014 work plan budget ...
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Bomber era underway for Lyncs

LYNDEN — For the first time since 1980, a new head coach is on the sideline for LC girls’ basketball. After Curt De Haan retired from the position last spring, the Lyncs turned to 25-year-old Brady ...
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The CVT Take: Seahawks soaring after adversity-filled start

SEATTLE — Last season was largely about dominance for the Seahawks as they rode one of the best defenses in NFL history to a world championship, culminating in the Super Bowl dissection of Denver’s ...
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Former WCC coach aims to revamp Nooksack basketball

EVERSON — It’s not often that a coach with nearly two decades of experience at the college level elects to take over a struggling high school program. That, however, is exactly what first-year Nooksack ...

Girls Hoops Roundup: Yost breaks school record, scores 48

WHATCOM — Emily Yost set a school record, scoring 46 points in Mount Baker’s 77-39 rout of Oak Harbor on Friday. Yost also held the previous record, which she set with 39 points in last year’s season ...

Mounties solid on the mat

BLAINE — The Mount Baker boys’ wrestling team may be young, but it put together a solid showing at the Battle of the Border tournament last weekend at Blaine High School. Of the 12 Mountaineers wrestlers ...

Boys Hoops Roundup: Trojans remain unbeaten

WHATCOM — Meridian (6-0) remained undefeated with a pair of victories last week. The Trojans defeated Burlington 66-55 on Dec. 9 after racing to a 39-16 halftime lead. Alex Martin led Meridian with 20 ...

Lynden’s Sterk earns MVP honors

WHATCOM — Lynden senior Bryce Sterk was named the Northwest Conference 2A/3A MVP last week, highlighting a league-high six first-team all-conference selections for the Lions. “He’s one of those players ...
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Lively Nativity

Country Partners 4-H Club, which has dozens of members who keep many types of animals, put on a live Nativity scene at Elenbaas Country Store of Everson on Friday evening. Becky Thompson played the role ...

Lynden ‘leaning toward’ bond

LYNDEN — The Lynden School Board had a lively discussion at its Thursday evening board meeting on the future of school facilities and what a potential construction bond might look like. “They didn’t ...