Letters to the editor – Oct. 1

Sidhu’s side My opponent, a lifetime Republican party operative espousing right-wing values, gave her interpretation of the “Tax Policy” platform of the Democrat Party. The party website says: “Fair ...

Public meetings

Thursday, Oct. 2 Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, Lynden Fire Station, 215 Fourth St., 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 6 Lynden City Council Finance Committee, first floor meeting room, City Hall, 300 ...

Lynden police looking for owners of lost TV

LYNDEN — On Tuesday, Sept. 23, at about 8:45 a.m., an off-duty Bellingham Police officer saw a 17-year-old walking along Depot Road with a television wrapped in a baby blanket. The juvenile was eventually ...
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State-caliber showing

BURLINGTON — At the Yakima SunDome last November, Cascade and Chelan squared off in the 1A volleyball state title match. On Saturday, Lynden Christian knocked off both teams in a single afternoon. The ...
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Magnusson, Murphy win Mount Baker Invite

SILVER LAKE — Meridian senior Collin Magnusson and Nooksack Valley junior Amy Jo Murphy each earned a first-place finish at Saturday’s 40th annual Mount Baker Invitational at Silver Lake. And both ...
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Baker stifles Nooksack, then holds on

NOOKSACK — Nooksack Valley’s offense had averaged more than 35 points per game in its first three contests, twice tallying more than 40 points. But for much of Friday night, it was in doubt whether ...
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Lion swimmers show depth at NWC Invite

ANACORTES — In most swim meets, Lynden girls swim coach Linda Bode is able to use each of her swimmers in up to four events. But in Saturday’s Northwest Conference Invitational, the rules only allowed ...
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Meridian capitalizes on five LC turnovers

  LAUREL — Meridian didn’t have a big night offensively, but its defense more than made up for any shortcomings on the other side of the ball. Trojan senior linebackers Dalton Biehle and Kevin ...

Lions beat Blaine in thriller, rout LC to stay undefeated

LYNDEN — Lynden remained unbeaten with a pair of victories last week, continuing its impressive start to the season. On Sept. 23, the Lions (6-0-3, 4-0-1 NWC) topped Blaine on a game-winning goal from ...
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LCHS athletic facilities to be rebuilt

LYNDEN — Roughly 13 years after ground was broken on Lynden Christian High School’s initial reconstruction phase, a fundraising effort is announced to get the third — and final — phase going in ...