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Scholarships are dairy-based

  WHATCOM — The local Dairy Women organization is accepting applications for two scholarship programs.   The scholarship in memory of Mina Polinder is $1,000. It is available to students who ...

Meridian hosts Feb. 25 career-skills open house at high school campus

  WHATCOM — Two local campuses of the Northwest Career & Technical Academy hold open houses on Wednesday, Feb. 25.   Meridian High School hosts in its CTE Building, 194 W. Laurel Rd., at ...

Youth fair forms out, applications due in March 18

  WHATCOM — Applications are now out for the April 10-11, 2015 Whatcom County Youth Fair on the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds.   Paper forms (in orange) are available at schools, feed and ...

NV looks ahead from its bond passage

EVERSON — Nooksack Valley School District voters last week approved a nearly $28 million bond to build a new middle school and expand, replace and remodel a variety of other district facilities, and ...
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NV bond passing with 70% approval

  WHATCOM – The Nooksack Valley School District’s $27.9 million construction bond was passing easily in Tuesday’s special election.   As of the count taken at 8 p.m. Tuesday evening, the ...

Honor Rolls

LCHS honors first-semester achievers LYNDEN — Lynden Christian High School has released its first-semester honor roll and the following students are named: 4.0 grade-point average   Seniors — Isaiah ...

Todd Apple leaving Lynden High School

LYNDEN — For the first time in quite a while, Todd Apple doesn’t know exactly what’s next.   The Lynden High School principal recently announced that he would be parting ways with the school ...

Spokane Falls, George Fox honors

Spokane Falls CC has local honoree SPOKANE FALLS — Spokane Falls Community College has released its fall 2014 honor roll and Everson’s Amanda Lane is named.   To receive honor roll status, students ...

EWU releases fall honor roll

CHENEY — Eastern Washington University has released its fall 2014 honor roll and the following local students are named:   Deming — Vlas Bezugly, Tyrel Cronk, Kristanie Maleng, Miranda Munsell ...
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Student Learning: A Space Odyssey

LYNDEN — Fisher Elementary School students learned that many objects in space are light years away, but learning about space can happen very close to home.   The Pacific Science Center’s Science ...