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Comedy murder mystery at LCHS

LYNDEN — Nobody had a reason to kill the late Barnaby Folcey, but Barnaby had a reason to kill everybody. Why, then, is Barnaby the one found murdered at a family gathering? That’s the central mystery ...

Everson, Nooksack joining FD1?

EVERSON — The administrative duties of Everson and Nooksack employees could get a bit easier next year, as the cities are actively pursuing an annexation that would make them both part of surrounding ...
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Embracing the unorthodox on stage

DEMING — Something very unique is coming to Mount Baker High School, in the form of an award-winning adaptation of a classic gothic science fiction novel. Christopher C. Cariker, the newly hired drama ...

Head-on collision kills two near Van Zandt

VAN ZANDT — Two men died Tuesday morning when an oncoming vehicle struck their pickup to avoid hitting a deer on Highway 9 near Van Zandt. Washington State Patrol public information officer Mark Francis ...

Lessons learned from an epic road trip

The United States of America is a land of contrasts, but it’s incredibly easy to go through life without seeing any of them. That was abundantly clear to me over the past couple of weeks, as my girlfriend ...
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Lewis 100: A glance back at Lynden sports teams’ success

It’s always a good time to be a Lynden sports fan, but 1961 and 1962 were particular standout years for local fans.   Basketball The Lynden Lions boys’ basketball team took home the state “A” ...

Annual toy show returns to fairgrounds this weekend

LYNDEN — Gene Van Beek first started the annual Puget Sound Toy Show in 1985, and the show is still going strong in 2014. “I went to the big threshing bee that’s in August, and I thought, ‘There ...
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‘The Sound of Music’ coming to Claire vg stage for first show in new season

LYNDEN — As Maria might sing, “The Claire vg Thomas Theatre is alive with ‘The Sound of Music,’” and theater-goers can experience it beginning Wednesday, Sept. 24. The Rodgers & Hammerstein ...
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Supt. Don Kok ending 22 years at LC

LYNDEN — Kids in Lynden Christian Schools raise their hands in class when they have questions or answers, just like children in every other school. But when Superintendent Don Kok puts up his hand before ...

Everson plans new to-school sidewalk

EVERSON — Kids walking to Everson Elementary School will be a great deal safer once a planned new sidewalk is in place. “Ideally it would connect the bridge in town up to the elementary school,” ...