Meetings

Wednesday, Jan. 6 • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor meeting room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 7 • Commissioners of Lynden Regional Parks and Recreation ...

Bobcat found, shot near Everson

Todd Bengen, of Pasco, shot a bobcat on Christmas morning from his in-laws’ property off Mack Road, south of Everson. “We woke up in the morning and there was a bobcat outside the split-rail fence ...

Boys basketball roundup: Lions, Lyncs both still unbeaten

WHATCOM — Lynden (9-0, 1-0 Northwest Conference) remained undefeated with three non-league victories last week, including a pair in the Yakima Valley SunDome. On Dec. 29, Davis Bode scored 21 points ...

Girls basketball roundup: Trojans roll to pair of blowout tourney wins

WHATCOM — Meridian (6-4, 1-1 Northwest Conference) cruised to a pair of blowout wins last week in its Meridian Holiday Tournament. On Dec. 29, Ryley Zapien scored 23 points and Kyrin Baklund had 17 to ...

Baker girls wrestling claims Sedro-Woolley tournament title

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — Five Mount Baker girls wrestlers earned top-two finishes and 12 placed at the Woolley Women’s Wrestling Tournament on Saturday as the Mountaineers claimed the event’s team title with ...

5 Mount Baker boys wrestlers place at Schmunk Invite

WARDEN — The Mount Baker boys wrestling team placed five wrestlers at the Schmunk Invitational on Saturday. The Mountaineers finished ninth out of 14 schools at the event with 65 points. Jeremiah Cronk ...
Art class is just one area that depends upon levy funding, as do almost all aspects of Lynden High School education, said principal Ian Freeman. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Public schools ask for levy renewals on Feb. 9

Art class is just one area that depends upon levy funding, as do almost all aspects of Lynden High School education, said principal Ian Freeman. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune) By Brooke Hanson for the ...

Arie ‘Ike’ Honcoop

Arie “Ike” Honcoop went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015. Ike was born on April 15, 1929, to Johannes and Gertie (Schouten) Honcoop in Lynden. He graduated eighth grade ...

Mark Huisman

On Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015, we all lost a truly amazing man. Mark Curtis Huisman, age 34, of Everson, put up an incredible fight for nearly three years against cancer. In this time he continued to live, ...

James ‘Col. Jim’ Mackin

Longtime Lynden resident James “Col. Jim” Mackin passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015. He was 81. Col. Jim was born on Sept. 14, 1934, to Joseph and Margaret (Burkart) Mackin in Spokane. In 1952, ...