Correction

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Use September to celebrate local food sources by eating local

WHATCOM — Sustainable Connections’ month-long celebration of local foods, farmers and fishers returns in September. With the help of local businesses, farms and restaurants, “Eat Local Month” will ...

Bellingham YMCA getting energy-efficiency lighting

BELLINGHAM — The YMCA in downtown Bellingham is replacing all of its old, inefficient fluorescent lighting with new LED fixtures. That may seem like a small matter of routine maintenance, but in fact ...

Calendar

ONGOING War photos The Lynden Pioneer Museum hosts the photography of Reece Lodder, USMC combat correspondent from Everson. The exhibit runs through Oct. 30 and provides a view into the lives of soldiers ...

Meetings

Wednesday, Aug. 12 • Lynden City Council Community Development Committee, second floor meeting room, Lynden City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4 p.m. • Mount Baker School Board, district offices, 4956 Deming ...

Letters to the editor

Can’t trust Planned Parenthood Doesn’t it seem odd that Planned Parenthood would claim only 3 percent of their services are abortions? Why would any organization put so much effort into defending 3 ...

Archive: Plans for museum dropped (Aug. 11, 1955)

The Lynden Museum Committee disbanded this week. The committee had hoped to reserve a pioneer home in the Lynden district for a museum. They had planned to purchase the old Slade home, but it was sold ...
Former Lynden standout Josh Kraght is in a four-way battle for starting quarterback this fall at Portland State. (Courtesy photo/Outlaws Photography)

Kraght battling for starting QB job at Portland St.

PORTLAND, Ore. — Josh Kraght became a Whatcom County legend during his time at Lynden, quarterbacking the Lions to back-to-back state titles while carving up opposing defenses with his electric playmaking ...
Tony Antonucci

Brooklyn-raised man pursues mission here

LYNDEN ­— You have to know Tony Antonucci’s story to understand his passion and his cause. Tony, now a Lynden resident, was born in Brooklyn to Italian immigrant parents. His dad died when he was ...
Lynden senior Sterling Somers was one of 25 high school quarterbacks selected to participate in last week’s inaugural ‘Northwest 9’ camp. (Steve McKinley/stevemckinleyphotography.com)

Somers participates in inaugural ‘Northwest 9’ quarterback camp

KIRKLAND — Since 1999, the nation’s top high school quarterbacks have competed each summer at the annual “Elite 11” camp. After taking part in a multitude of drills and tests, the participants ...