State golf underway

SPANAWAY — The 1A state golf tournament began on Tuesday, and as expected, Lynden Christian’s Willy Scholten was present attempting to capture his first-career state championship. Scholten, who has ...
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Lyncs earn it the hard way

BELLINGHAM — Lynden Christian midfielder Ben Knibbe was looking for a chance to redeem himself on Saturday at Whatcom Community College. In the previous few games, the senior felt he failed to capitalize ...
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Magic continues for Lynden fastpitch

LYNDEN — The unforgettable season for the Lynden fastpitch team keeps on getting better. The Lions captured the 2A district championship, knocking off Granite Falls 5-0 at Bender Fields on Friday. With ...
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Seniors leave legacy at Lynden

BELLINGHAM — Starting pitcher Zach Vis knelt over with his hands in his face on Sunday at Joe Martin Field. He had just played his heart out in the quarterfinals of the 2A state baseball tournament. ...
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Lions light up Civic Stadium

BELLINGHAM — The Lynden Lions participated in the 2013 2A district track meet at Civic Stadium on Friday and several athletes qualified for the 2A state meet at Mount Tahoma High School in Tacoma this ...

Baseball season ends for Trojans and Mounties

CASTLE ROCK — Heading into the 2013 season, Mount Baker coach Quinn LeSage said he was just hoping for his team to improve. He wanted his Mounties to be competitive. His team didn’t disappoint, advancing ...

Lynden tennis finishes season

WHATCOM — The Lynden girls’ tennis season came to a close earlier this month, but several players made postseason runs that made coach Trey Ballard proud. Tilly Timmer and Morgan Otter qualified for ...
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Circling around roundabouts

LYNDEN — To say that in 2009 Whatcom County residents were skeptical of roundabouts puts it mildly. Some folks were downright terrified of navigating a circular traffic set-up, complete with acceleration, ...

No disenrollment from Nooksack tribe — for now

DEMING ­— Fifty people hoping to keep membership in the Nooksack Tribe waited outside Tribal Court for 90 minutes Thursday while their dispute was presented before Judge Raquel Montoya-Lewis. Four uniformed ...

Popular Mt. Baker access route closed off

GLACIER — Without funding there’s no way of telling when the now-closed Glacier Creek Road — the only access to Heliotrope Ridge and the main Mt. Baker climbing route — can get repaired and reopened, ...