Semiahmoo receives award for renovation design

BLAINE — Semiahmoo Resort has received the 2014 INaward for best interior design (hospitality category) from the Northern Pacific Chapter of the International Interior Design Association for the renovation ...

Four local road rebuild projects earn state money

WHATCOM -— Bellingham, Ferndale, Blaine and Everson all will receive state Transportation Improvement Board grants for important road projects. The biggest contribution is $1.4 million toward a $3.8 ...

PSE offers power outage app to ‘stay in the know’

BELLEVUE — Puget Sound Energy electric customers have a quick, new way to keep tabs on power outages: a mobile outage reporting app that’s now available for most web-enabled smartphones and tablets. ...
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Receiving duo has exploded onto scene

LYNDEN — Just a little over a year ago, neither Jordan Wittenberg nor Jonathan Whetnall were even playing wide receiver. Wittenberg was playing exclusively at cornerback, while Whetnall wasn’t even ...

Lynden’s path goes through Moses Lake for second straight year

LYNDEN — In years past, the Tacoma Dome has typically been the location for Lynden’s state semifinal games. But for a second straight season, the Lions are headed east to Moses Lake instead. Lynden ...
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Miscues doom Mountaineers in overtime heartbreaker

         BELLINGHAM — With a 21-point fourth-quarter lead, a strong rushing attack and a defense that had pitched a shutout so far, defending 1A state runner-up Mount Baker appeared to be on its ...

Local NWC All-Conference honors

SOCCER First team Emily Holt (Lynden) – goalkeeper, jr. Sara Dougan (LC) – defender, sr. Peyton Fullner (Lynden) – midfielder, soph. Tori Vandehoef (Nooksack Valley) – forward, ...
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Lions headed back to state semis

BELLINGHAM — For the second straight week, Lynden faced a program lacking recent state experience. And once again, the Lions wasted little time squashing any hope of an upset. Lynden forced a running ...
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The power of Hope

LYNDEN -— It’s a typical busy Wednesday food distribution day at the Project Hope Food Bank. People of all types flow in steadily to the 205 South B.C. Ave. address to replenish their food supplies. ...

Museum wrestles with gun law

LYNDEN — After state voters approved Initiative 594 in November, Lynden Pioneer Museum Director Troy Luginbill worried about one thing: cost. Under the new law, which goes into effect Dec. 4, even private ...