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Lindsay grabs fourth in Tacoma

TACOMA — Moments after Travis Linday’s semifinals loss on Saturday, Mount Baker wrestling coach Ron Lepper looked into the eyes of his 170-pound wrestler and delivered a quick, yet powerful message. ...
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Non-stop snow kept crews busy, kids happy

WHATCOM — What started as a manageable amount of snow on Saturday turned into so much more by Sunday morning. And while the forecast continued to call for rain and melting by Sunday evening and into ...

Bond supporters rallying for April 22 rerun attempt

LYNDEN — Three percent isn’t much in the world of small-town elections. Both supporters and opponents of the Lynden School District’s $46 million bond proposal — which failed in a Feb. 11 election ...
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‘Bingo! The Winning Musical’ opens Thursday at the Claire

LYNDEN — The Lynden Performing Arts Guild is bringing a brand-new show to town when “Bingo! The Winning Musical” hits the stage on Thursday, Feb. 27. The show is about friendship, director Laura ...
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Bellingham air terminal rebuild done

BELLINGHAM ­— Finally, there is no weaving around and working inside cordoned-off construction zones of Bellingham International Airport. The $38.6 million terminal rebuild project is all done. Port ...

Technical skills classes open house

WHATCOM — Fall enrollment open houses for the Northwest Career & Technical Academy are being held locally on Wednesday, March 5. This is a chance for students, parents and the community to learn ...

1A/2A state basketball regional games set

Following their championship victories this weekend, the Lynden boys/girls and Lynden Christian girls advanced to state regionals next weekend. The WIAA announced the dates of the regional games next weekend. ...
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The first time is the sweetest

Lynden senior Stephanie Somers has had an excellent career for the Lions. However, she had never experienced winning a 2A district championship. On Friday night, though, Somers and the rest of her teammates ...
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Lynden too much for Lake Washington

The Lions were able to make the plays they needed too down the stretch. It’s as simple as that. Down for the majority of the game, Lynden clutched up in a big way Saturday night to knock off Lake ...

Defense key for LC girls

As well as LC was able to execute offensively, it was its defense that proved to be the difference in their dominant 67-30 victory over Cascade Christian on Saturday in the 1A tri-district championship. ...