Scott wins nationals

HIGHLANDS RICH, COLO. — Hollie Scott of Lynden, Wash., used the third game tiebreaker to win her first singles national championship in the under-18 division at the 2014 Wilson Junior Olympic Championships ...

Super Bowl trophy headed to Bellingham

BELLINGHAM — The Seattle Seahawks will be displaying their Super Bowl championship Lombardi Trophy for public viewing from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday, July 6, at Poppes 360 Neighborhood Pub, part of the Lakeway ...
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How an abandoned house serves a city

LYNDEN -— Recruits got needed training in firefighting, also saving the city some money, at the controlled burn of an old house on Saturday, said Lynden Fire Chief Gary Baar. The fire at 285 18th St. ...

Church land rezone effort resurfaces

LYNDEN — Remember 2012 and City Bible Church’s attempt to rezone 18.6 acres north of the church at Main Street and Guide Meridian Road from residential to regional commercial? The application has returned ...

Revamped county EMS system kicks in

WHATCOM — Effective July 1, the county is now on a new but still unified system for providing emergency medical services (EMS) response. Whatcom County Fire District 7 of the Ferndale area joins the ...

Lynden’s Sterk grabs his first offer

When you check in at 6-5, 230-pounds and have the speed of Bryce Sterk, it shouldn’t come as a surprise to hear that college football programs are showing interest. In Sterk’s case, it seemed ...

Meyer headed to Eastern Washington

Former Lynden offensive lineman Matt Meyer, who graduated in the spring of 2013, will suit up for the Eastern Washington football program this fall, he confirmed on Saturday morning. Meyer, who signed ...
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Long-married couples honored, tell stories

LYNDEN -— She was too young to get married in Colorado, so Peggy and Kenneth Gundel drove the 30 miles north to Cheyenne, Wyoming, and tied the knot there — in a blizzard. The date was Feb. 9, 1940. ...
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Lynden Relay tops $108k

LYNDEN -— When the head people of Relay For Life of North Whatcom met for a final prep meeting on June 17, the goal of reaching $100,000 looked to be out of reach. The fundraising stood at around $72,000, ...
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Lynden Farmers Market kicks off

LYNDEN -— The 2014 season for the Lynden Farmers Market was opened Thursday at Fourth and Front streets and will continue now on Thursday afternoons into October. A blessing for the season was read by ...