Lepper steps down

DEMING — When you’ve had as much success coaching on the mats as Mount Baker’s Ron Lepper, there’s no question some eyebrows were raised when the news broke last week that he was stepping down ...
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Evaluation time for the Mounties

DEMING — When Ron Lepper and his coaching staff dusted off the football pads and reached for their whistles from the bottom drawers of the equipment room at Mount Baker High School last week, they faced ...

Lions kick off 2014 season with spring practices

LYNDEN — With the team’s annual football camp at Eastern Washington University scheduled for June 18-21, Lynden began its preparations for camp, and the fall, opening spring practices last week. From ...
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17-year-olds to fish in Alaska on own boat

LYNDEN — It’s a chilly Sunday afternoon in March, and Cody Fransen and Liam Kroontje are tubing behind a shiny new boat on Wiser Lake. “It was basically snowing,” Fransen said. “It was awesome.” ...
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Front St. building deemed unsafe

LYNDEN — First the awning came down. Then part of the hollow cinder block façade followed. Soon the entire building at 401 Front St. may get removed, which was the plan all along when the city bought ...

Guide Meridian border widening kicks off

LYNDEN — To coincide with a rebuild of the border station on the Canadian side, work started Monday to add lanes and redraw the alignment for Guide Meridian Road lanes approaching the Lynden-Aldergrove ...
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Photo Essay: Lions return to the gridiron

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Body found in ditch at Lynden border Thursday

LYNDEN -— A body was found Thursday in a drainage ditch near the Canadian border north of H Street Road. The victim, whose identity was being withheld Friday morning, appears to have died of drowning ...
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LC graduation enjoys the sun

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Jensen Anderson, 9, will be grand marshal of parade

LYNDEN -— Even as he continues to cope with cancer, Jensen Anderson, age 9, will be honored as the grand marshal of the 2014 Farmers Day Parade Saturday. Jensen will ride with his family probably on ...