Number of people in latest E. coli outbreak expected to grow

The number of people sickened in an E. coli outbreak linked to Costco chicken salad will likely grow over the next few weeks, even though the product has been removed from store shelves, the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday.

Lynden’s Holt selected All-NWC Defensive MVP in girls’ soccer

After a season in which she led the Lynden girls’ soccer team to its first postseason appearance in program history, Lynden goalkeeper Emily Holt was selected the Northwest Conference Defensive MVP by the league’s coaches when the All-NWC team was released on Tuesday, Nov. 24.

Amid alerts and worries, Thanksgiving still beckons

The State Department has issued a chilling worldwide travel alert, warning that the threat of terrorism looms large. Cable news and Twitter carry round-the-clock breaking news of attacks around the world. Police officers patrol major airports with bomb-sniffing dogs and carry intimidating weapons like shotguns and AR-15s.

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Bruce Shepard said he canceled classes at Western Washington University on Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015, because of threats against students of color.

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