Seattle Pacific University honors

Seattle Pacific University has released its 2012 autumn quarter dean’s list honoring students with at least 12 credits and a 3.50 or higher grade point average, and the following local students are named: ...

Bellingham insurance agent soliciting help in donating $1,500 to local nonprofit

LYNDEN — Bob Wallin Insurance plans to donate $1,500 to a Whatcom County-based charity and is hosting a month of open nominations in February. In February, you can nominate a charity by filling out the ...

Pump price up 14 cents in a week

SEATTLE — Average retail gasoline prices in Washington rose 13.9 cents per gallon in a week, averaging $3.48 on Feb. 3, according to GasBuddy. This compares with the national average that increased 14.4 ...

Replica tall ship in Bellingham Blaine in July

ABERDEEN — The Lady Washington replica 18th century sailing ship will be in Bellingham July 12-18 and in Blaine July 31 to Aug. 4 for public tours and excursions, announces the Grays Harbor Historical ...

CALENDAR

ONGOING ‘Honk’ musical The musical “Honk” runs at Lynden Christian High School at 7 p.m. Feb. 7, 8 and 9. This is a version of the Ugly Duckling story. Adults $10, students $6. Call 318-9525 for ...

Playoffs here for boys and girls hoopsters

Postseason play for hoops has finally arrived and for several teams in north Whatcom County, that means a chance to chase their dreams of becoming state champions. Here’s a quick look at where teams ...
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Tiemersma: Leading the Lyncs

LYNDEN — Lynden Christian senior forward Kayla Tiemersma still thinks back to her sophomore year. She recalls Senior Night when she was a 10th grader, thinking to herself that her time would never come. ...
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Looking to repeat as champions

LYNDEN — With 6:31 left on the clock in the fourth quarter Thursday night, Lynden coach Brian Roper had seen enough. He stood up from his chair, signaled to his backups to head on to the court and pointed ...

Athlete of the Week: Dak Shagren

Lynden senior guard Dak Shagren isn’t shy in attacking the basket. In addition, he also has a sweet stroke from the perimeter. During Lynden’s dominating 62-39 victory over Meridian on Thursday, Shagren ...

Derek Tolsma

Derek Peter Tolsma, age 28, of Lynden, went home to his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, following his lifelong battle with a respiratory condition. He was born on April 9, 1984, in Bellingham ...