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Embracing the unorthodox on stage

DEMING — Something very unique is coming to Mount Baker High School, in the form of an award-winning adaptation of a classic gothic science fiction novel. Christopher C. Cariker, the newly hired drama ...
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LCHS athletic facilities to be rebuilt

LYNDEN — Roughly 13 years after ground was broken on Lynden Christian High School’s initial reconstruction phase, a fundraising effort is announced to get the third — and final — phase going in ...
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Supt. Don Kok ending 22 years at LC

LYNDEN — Kids in Lynden Christian Schools raise their hands in class when they have questions or answers, just like children in every other school. But when Superintendent Don Kok puts up his hand before ...

Hanko of Lynden a winner in WWU furniture design

BELLINGHAM -— Edward Hanko of Lynden, a Western Washington University student in industrial design, was among those awarded in a furniture design contest. Hanko took third place and a $1,000 scholarship ...
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Hello, new school year

Students in Renee Haan’s second-grade class at Lynden Christian Elementary School show eager faces on their first day of school on Tuesday. Lynden public, Nooksack Valley and other schools begin today…. ...

Schools set to start soon

WHATCOM — The Northwest Washington Fair is done, and for kids around the north county, that means school is right around the corner. Here are the start dates for local districts and schools: • Lynden ...

Lynden native graduates from Washington University

ST. LOUIS — Kevin Butler, son of Mark and Sharon Butler of Lynden, earned a graduate degree from Washington University in St. Louis. He graduated with a master of science degree in biostatistics. Butler ...
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3D printer comes to Lynden Library

LYNDEN -— Whether you call it a 3D printer or a “makerspace” device, consider it innovative technology finding a home at the Lynden Library. The MakerBot Replicator 2 desktop 3D printer is on hand ...

Academic briefs

Nooksack grad wins WWU scholarship   BELLINGHAM — Western Washington University student Diane Stephanie Perez, daughter of Olegario Perez-Alanis and Diane Perea of Nooksack, received a $3,000 MAP ...

Maple Falls WWU grad honored

BELLINGHAM — A Maple Falls student at Western Washington University was among the Outstanding Graduates honored for the 2013-14 academic year at spring commencement on June 14. Faculty members from the ...