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Lynden advances to state for ninth consecutive time

BELLINGHAM — Three-time 2A defending state champion Lynden is headed back to the state playoffs for what will be its ninth consecutive trip. The third-ranked Lions punched their ticket with a 42-7 rout ...
11.7.14 Mt. Baker vs Cedar Park Christian FB_SWM081c

Mounties punch ticket to state for third straight year

BELLINGHAM — Mount Baker typically does most of its damage on the ground. But on Friday night, the Mountaineers had plenty of success through the air. Senior quarterback Mason Bass tossed four touchdown ...
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Third-quarter onslaught dooms Meridian

SEATTLE — King’s entered Friday night’s game averaging 31.3 points per contest, but was kept off the scoreboard for the entire first half, stymied by Meridian’s defense. That all changed very quickly. ...

Lions’ 200 freestyle makes state

ANACORTES — The Lynden girls’ 200-yard freestyle relay team qualified for the 2A state meet as a wild-card with a season-best time of 1:54.26 during Saturday’s district finals at Fidalgo Pool. The ...

Nooksack eliminated by Overlake

BOTHELL — Nooksack Valley was eliminated from the bi-district tournament with a 16-25, 25-18, 25-15, 25-23 loss to Overlake in a loser-out match on Saturday at Cedar Park Christian High School. The Pioneers ...

QB Kraght has strong first start

BOZEMAN, Mont. — Former Lynden High School star Josh Kraght, now a redshirt freshman quarterback at FCS (formerly known as Division I-AA) Portland State, made his first collegiate start on Saturday. ...

Trojans earn trip to state

SULTAN — The Meridian girls’ soccer team advanced to the 1A state tournament, defeating Bear Creek in a shootout on Saturday in a bi-district winner-to-state, loser-out match. “I think it means a ...
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Lyncs girls finish third in state

PASCO — There have been years when the Lynden Christian girls’ cross country team has had a few really good runners, but as head coach Darren Postma said, that alone doesn’t equal success at a major ...

Retail center rezone hearing delayed

LYNDEN — Word was sent to 19th Street residents on Monday that the retail partner in the proposed North Sound Retail Center had pulled out, cancelling Thursday’s public hearing before the Lynden Planning ...

Lynden schools’ goals detailed

LYNDEN — The Lynden School District recently released its Strategic Plan outlining the district’s primary focuses for the next three years, more specifically for the 2014-15 school year. Compiled following ...