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A blue, purple and green goodbye

Lynden Christian, Lynden and Nooksack Valley all held graduations on either Thursday or Friday, June 5-6…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? Login or Subscribe Now

Hitler quotes printed in Lynden High yearbook

LYNDEN — Lynden School District administrators are trying to determine how three quotes attributed to Adolf Hitler made it into Lynden High School’s annual yearbook as senior quotes. “We have a process ...
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17-year-olds to fish in Alaska on own boat

LYNDEN — It’s a chilly Sunday afternoon in March, and Cody Fransen and Liam Kroontje are tubing behind a shiny new boat on Wiser Lake. “It was basically snowing,” Fransen said. “It was awesome.” ...

Northwest Ballet to perform Shakespeare classic at Mount Baker

WHATCOM — Ballet is a growing art form in Whatcom County, thanks in large part to Northwest Ballet Academy’s partnership with the Jansen Art Center. “We’ve had just a wonderful two-year relationship ...

New ‘X-Men’ could be the series’ best ever

LYNDEN — “X-Men: Days of Future Past” became the seven-film franchise’s highest-grossing entry yet over the weekend, and I’d argue that’s certainly a justified outcome considering the quality ...
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Lynden Middle hires new principal

LYNDEN — New Lynden Middle School principal Molly Mitchell-Mumma grew up around education, with her father working as a college professor, but she didn’t kick off her professional career in education. ...
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A slice of Raspberry Pi

KENDALL -— Way up in Kendall, past the point where most mobile phone carriers’ service runs thin and high-speed Internet is often unattainable, fifth-graders at Kendall Elementary School are building ...

Rangers recover skier killed on Shuksan

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — North Cascades National Park rangers successfully recovered the body of 46-year-old Seattle ski-mountaineer John Cooper IV, who was killed on Wednesday, May 14, on Mount Shuksan. A snow ...

‘Godzilla’ stomps back to theaters

The last truly amazing blockbuster monster movie was arguably Steven Spielberg’s “Jurassic Park.” Other movies on the “amazing monster movie” list include “Jaws,” “Alien,” “Aliens,” ...

Northwest Ballet Academy offers many summer, fall programs

WHATCOM — Northwest Ballet Academy has a variety of opportunities for interested dancers coming up in the summer and fall of 2014. The academy brings dance awareness to the community through professional ...