Mount Baker district sessions help 3- and 4-year-olds prep for school

WHATCOM ­— The two county library branches in the Mount Baker School District will offer sessions aiding young children’s readiness for kindergarten. Three- and four-year-old children will be provided ...

Turning Point offers valuable life-change help

BELLINGHAM — Registration is now open for free career and life success courses offered by the Whatcom Community College Turning Point program. Graduates gain skills and confidence to begin new careers ...

Toy show Sept. 26 at fairgrounds

LYNDEN — The 30th annual Puget Sound Toy Show, of selling, showing and trading cars, trucks, construction and farm equipment, will be on Saturday, Sept. 26, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Northwest ...

Free day at state parks Sept. 26

OLYMPIA — Saturday, Sept. 26, is a free day at state parks, with no Discover Pass needed for day-use visitors. It’s in recognition of the 22nd anniversary of National Public Lands Day. Normally, a ...

Meridian forfeits football game due to “internal team issues”

LAUREL — Meridian forfeited its non-league football game scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 12, against Squalicum due to “internal team issues,” according to district athletic director Kurt Harvill. “There ...

Correction: Kraght played in Portland State’s upset of WSU

Last week’s edition incorrectly stated former Lynden star Josh Kraght did not play in Portland State’s 24-17 upset victory over Washington State on Sept. 5. Kraght did indeed play in the game, as both ...

Football roundup: Lions bounce back, clobber Lakewood

LYNDEN — The Lynden football team bounced back from its season-opening loss to King’s with a 53-0 rout of 2A Lakewood on Friday in a non-league contest at Rollie DeKoster Field. Senior quarterback ...
Lynden sophomore forward Sierra Smith (right) fires a perfectly placed shot into the upper left corner of the net to give Lynden a 3-2 first-half lead over Lynden Christian on Sept. 10. The Lions went on to win, 4-3. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Soccer roundup: Spady, Smith lead Lions past LC in back-and-forth affair

Lynden sophomore forward Sierra Smith (right) fires a perfectly placed shot into the upper left corner of the net to give Lynden a 3-2 first-half lead over Lynden Christian on Sept. 10. The Lions went ...

Volleyball roundup: LC splits doubleheader; Meridian doubles 2014 win total

WHATCOM — Defending 1A state champion Lynden Christian (1-1) began its season by splitting a doubleheader Saturday in Chelan. In the first match, No. 2-ranked LC earned a 25-21, 25-10, 25-18 sweep of ...

Nooksack Valley’s Murphy wins Sehome Invite

BELLINGHAM — Nooksack Valley’s Amy Jo Murphy won the Sehome Invitational two-mile senior race on Saturday, posting a time of 12 minutes, 6 seconds. Murphy’s winning time was 12 seconds faster than ...