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ONGOING Music festival The Lynden Music Festival runs from Wednesday, Oct. 8, through Sunday, Oct. 12, with 36 different artists performing at 39 different events. Details: 354-1570. Local play The Claire ...
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Netting a brotherly bond

LYNDEN — Lynden tennis coach Trey Ballard pointed out many attributes that make seniors Dakota Davis and Ben Mulder such a good doubles team. They’re athletic, they’re smart, they move quickly to ...
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Reunited on the Trojans

LAUREL — Nearly a decade ago, a group of young girls began playing soccer together. After playing on the same team for much of their elementary school years, many of them went their separate ways by ...
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Short leads the way

DEMING — As Mount Baker’s players hung around on the field following their win, a fan shouted “Beast Mode!” to Mountaineers senior running back Liam Short, in reference to Seattle Seahawks running ...
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Lions win 32nd straight; Big third quarter sparks Lyncs

LYNDEN — Neither opponents nor injuries have slowed down top-ranked Lynden so far this season. Now game delays can be added to the list of obstacles that the Lions have handled in stride. Friday night’s ...

LC wins Reach the Peak tournanment

SNOHOMISH — After beating both the defending state champion and the defending state runner-up the previous weekend, the Lynden Christian volleyball team garnered yet another major accomplishment this ...
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Local marijuana rolling along

WHATCOM — With seven non-Bellingham licensed marijuana producer-processor operations and one non-Bellingham retail outlet, Whatcom County is starting to take hold of its legal pot opportunities. From ...

Farm bought by city

LYNDEN -— The city is about to get a potential 40-acre park of the future off Benson Road, but for now the pathway for a potential Pepin Creek channel for better water drainage is partially blocked. ...

Mount Baker grad walking across America

WHATCOM — A week after their freshman year at Washington State University came to a close last May, 19-year-olds Zan Roman and Cameron Coupe left on a trip from Seattle to New York. They’re almost ...

Several Lions swimmers shine in loss

LYNDEN — The Lynden girls swim team lost to Sehome 119-50 on Oct. 2, but several Lions swimmers posted solid results. Jaydn Elias was the Lions’ only winner, taking the 50-yard freestyle with a time ...