Lynden Cemetery being considered for state registry

OLYMPIA ­— The Lynden Cemetery is being reviewed for nomination to the Washington Heritage Register by the Washington State Advisory Council on Historic Preservation. A meeting of the council taking ...

In the Military

Air Force Airman Evan A. Antons has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive eight-week program that included training ...

Calendar

WEDNESDAY Community meal Third Christian Reformed Church invites the community to a meal from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 29, at the church, 514 Liberty St., Lynden. Free.   THURSDAY Live music ...

Honor history by passing school bond

by Michael Lewis, publisher As I get older (wiser?), I dislike taxes more and more! However, there is one that I will never vote against in this community … one that supports our schools. October of ...

Letters to the editor – Jan. 29

We must also improve the learning process We are being asked to pay a lot of dollars to construct and remodel school buildings. While funding school construction is important, we need to go beyond buildings ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Jan. 29 • WRIA (Watershed Resource Inventory Area) 1 Planning Unit, garden room of Civic Center Building, 322 N. Commercial St., Bellingham, 6 p.m. The agenda includes discussion of proposed ...
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Pioneers clutching up at the right time

EVERSON — Entering Monday night’s contest versus Anacortes, the Nooksack Valley girls team was desperate for a win. Losers of four of their last five games, the team was struggling and needed something ...
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A comeback like no other for McKinley

LYNDEN — When Lynden guard Holly McKinley gets ready for a basketball game, her pre-game routine is a little bit different from that of her fellow Lion teammates. The senior puts a brace on her right ...

Defense key for Meridian boys

LAUREL — Tied at 16-16 entering halftime against Blaine, Meridian basketball coach Shane Stacy had a simple request for his team. He wanted the guys to mix things up on defense and put some pressure ...

Lynden earns big win

BELLINGHAM — With the 2A district tournament right around the corner, Lynden coach Brian Roper and his players faced a big test on Monday night, but had little trouble answering the call in a 63-53 victory ...