125 years of statehood set for celebration in Olympia Nov. 11

OLYMPIA — On Nov. 11, 1889, President Benjamin Harrison signed the proclamation admitting Washington to the Union. Now, with this year marking Washington’s 125th anniversary, the Washington State Historical ...

Larsen to talk on veterans’ issues in Bellingham

BELLINGHAM — Rep. Rick Larsen, Congressman for the 2nd District, is holding roundtable discussions with veterans throughout his district this week, and a session will be from 2 to 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. ...
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Football: Baker wins mud-fest, league title

DEMING — In playing conditions that at times seemed to resemble more of a swamp than a football field, first downs were not easy to come by. But on a pair of plays in the first half, Mount Baker did ...
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Soccer: Meridian shooting it out in districts

SULTAN — Not only are soccer penalty-kick shootouts unlike almost anything in sports — they’re also very different from almost everything that occurs previously in a soccer match. After more than ...
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Lyncs’ late rally comes up short

LYNDEN — After dropping the first two sets of Saturday afternoon’s winner-to-state district title match and with the third frame on the verge of slipping away as well, it would’ve been easy for Lynden ...
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Football: Lions rally to win sixth straight league crown

LYNDEN — Lynden’s recent stretch of close games has been an unfamiliar occurrence, but the Lions’ latest accomplishment is something they know all about. Lynden secured its sixth consecutive Northwest ...

Football: NV stuffs two-point conversion on final play to seal dramatic win

NOOKSACK — Nooksack Valley quarterback Tanner Myhre certainly didn’t have his best passing performance on Friday night. But playing as a safety on the other side of the ball, he sure made up for it ...

Cross Country: Nooksack’s Murphy wins bi-district race

LANGLEY — Nooksack Valley junior Amy Jo Murphy won the girls’ bi-district cross country meet at South Whidbey High School on Nov. 1, while the Lynden Christian, Meridian and Mount Baker girls teams ...

Soccer: Mount Baker beats LC in shootout, moves on to bi-district tournament

BELLINGHAM — Gabrielle Mata sent Mount Baker to the bi-district tournament with a game-winning penalty kick, giving the Mounties a 4-2 shootout win over Lynden Christian in a district loser-out match ...

Volleyball: Pioneers advance to bi-district tourney

LYNDEN — Nooksack Valley came back from a 2-1 deficit to earn a five-set victory over South Whidbey in a loser-out district tournament match on Nov. 1 at Lynden Christian High School, punching the Pioneers’ ...