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CHCC hires Steenbock as administrator

  LYNDEN — The Christian Health Care Center has hired Wayne Steenbock as new administrator of the Lynden-based skilled nursing facility.   CHCC will open its new adult day health and wellness ...

‘The Interview’ the movie doesn’t live up to ‘The Interview’ the news story

The headlines made by the release, or lack thereof, of “The Interview” are far more interesting than the movie itself.   That’s an outcome I pretty much expected, because how could a comedy really ...

Home/garden show in Lynden March 6-8

  LYNDEN ­— It’s time to mark calendars for the 36th annual Whatcom County Home and Garden Show on March 6-8, 2015 at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds.   The show is almost sold out, with ...

FAFSA session tonight at LHS; others coming up

  WHATCOM — Lynden High School hosts a time for explanation of the college FAFSA application process on Wednesday, Jan. 14, from 6 to 8 p.m. This event is for all who are interested in the community, ...
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Triple-overtime thriller

  LYNDEN — Lynden Christian didn’t win on Friday night. But it’s hard to say the Lyncs lost, either.   In what was a back-and-forth thriller that surely will long be remembered, Sehome and ...
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Up against the odds

  LAUREL — With six freshmen and just two upperclassmen on its 11-player roster, Meridian is the youngest girls’ basketball team in the Northwest Conference. And with not a single player taller ...
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Lions defeat Nooksack, pick up first dual win

  EVERSON — As a young team, Lynden didn’t get off to the best of starts this season. The Lions got blown out in their first two dual meets and placed 10th out of 13 schools at the Graham Morin ...
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Young Lions continue to improve

  LYNDEN — Of Lynden’s 19 swimmers, 12 are freshmen. So as one would expect, the water has been a little choppy for the Lion boys this season, who are 1-3 and coming off a 124-50 loss to league ...

Lions bounce back with pair of victories, strong finishes

  WHATCOM — In a 2A top-10 matchup, No. 2-ranked Lynden (8-3, 3-1 Northwest Conference) dropped a 52-50 nail-biter at No. 6 Anacortes on Jan. 6.   The Lions won the Dec. 22 meeting between the ...

Lynden stifling opponents with shutdown defense

  WHATCOM — 2A No. 8-ranked Lynden (8-4, 4-0 Northwest Conference) used a pair of stellar defensive performances to remain unbeaten in league play.   On Friday, the Lions beat Meridian 44-35, ...