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Drivers sought for ‘14 derby

LYNDEN — The Northwest Washington Fair announces that tickets will go on sale at 9 a.m. Wednesday, April 23, for this year’s demolition derby shows. Advance tickets are $22 for the 12:30 p.m. demolition ...
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Boys from Deming riding high

LAUREL — It was around 10 days ago that the Mount Baker boys’ soccer team huddled up in the locker room and took a look at the schedule. The team, at the time with a lackluster 2-4 record, saw three ...
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Cavs fall in battle of Whatcom ‘rivals’

BELLINGHAM — When it comes to his goals for the future, North County lacrosse coach Peter White wants his varsity-level team to become among the top teams in the area. The Cavaliers have made plenty ...
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Youth being shown

LYNDEN — Through 11 games this season, where the Lynden Lions have gone 5-6, there’s something coach Cory White hasn’t really seen from his team. The hitting is there. The pitching is too. But following ...

Boys soccer: Lynden falls to Burlington-Edison

In a meeting of 2A NWC foes, Burlington-Edison defeated Lynden 5-2 on Tuesday afternoon. With the loss, the Lions are now 2-4-2 on the season. Goals in that game for Lynden were scored by Alex Guenther ...
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Pitching strong, bats cold for LC

LYNDEN — Last week, Lynden Christian baseball coach Desi Luna found himself in a bit of a strange situation. Up and down the lineup, he said, there were several guys missing. With spring break on the ...
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A gift out of nowhere for Lions

LYNDEN — It was only about three days before the spring sports season started when Lynden soccer coach Drew Smiley received a text message from senior Rudy Mendoza. Smiley looked at his phone and saw ...
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Dream achieved for Lyncs

LYNDEN — It was all a dream for Mitch Moorlag. Last spring, the Lynden Christian fastpitch coach pictured himself pacing through a dugout on the LC school grounds while looking back into stands to see ...

Boys Soccer: Inconsistency for NWC teams

Across the board for north county soccer teams, it hasn’t been the start, presumedly, that coaches were hoping for. Currently, of Lynden, LC, Nooksack Valley, Meridian and Mount Baker, no team has ...
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National decline hits Bender Fields too

LYNDEN — These days, the number of athletes playing sports at Bender Fields doesn’t seem to be as high as it used to be. That’s because it isn’t as full. Over the last few years, Lynden Parks Director ...