Lynden man dies in crash off No. Cascades Highway west of Winthrop

WENATCHEE — A Lynden man died Tuesday, Aug. 25, on State Route 20 in Okanogan County in a single-car crash attributed to overspeeding. Sahir F. Logoavalos, 22, was westbound on the North Cascades Highway ...

State toxicologist to recap stream testing results

WHATCOM — At the Sept. 9 meeting of the Tenmile Creek Clean Water Project, Washington State Department of Agriculture toxicologist George Tuttle will discuss preliminary results of an ongoing pesticide ...

Bicyclist’s condition upgraded to serious

WHATCOM ­— The condition of a bicyclist injured in an Aug. 18 collision with a vehicle on East Smith Road has been upgraded to serious. Sylvia I. Woodbury, 69, of Everson, is no longer rated as critical, ...

Beware of county road projects

WHATCOM ­— County Public Works reminds the public of these road closures or traffic limitations due to construction activity: • Portal Way is closed to all traffic at the Dakota Creek bridge south ...

Lummi totem raises opposition to fossil fuel ports

LUMMI — A totem bearing a political message was on the move Aug. 21-31. The journey led by Lummi Nation master carver Jewell James was in opposition to coal and oil ports proposed in the Northwest. The ...

Letters to the editor

Sadness at the fair    I love the Northwest Washington Fair and attended it again this year. It is always so amazing and has so much to offer all, young to old. I have attended year after year and ...

Meetings

Thursday, Sept. 3 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, Jack G. Martin Public Safety Building/Lynden Police Station, 203 19th St., 4 p.m. • Commissioners of Lynden Regional Parks and Recreation ...

Omak wildfires push back LC football’s season opener

LYNDEN — Due to the wildfire disaster in the Omak area, Lynden Christian’s season opener against Omak has been pushed back a day. Originally slated for Friday night, the game will now be played at ...

Inaugural Homestead 15K run set for Sept. 12

LYNDEN — The inaugural Homestead 15K, benefiting Cornerstone Christian School, is set for Saturday, Sept. 12, in Lynden. The event will feature a 15K race and a 5K race, both of which will begin at 9 ...

North County Road Run set for Saturday

LYNDEN — The second annual North County Road Run is set for Saturday, Sept. 5. The event will feature a 25K, a 10K and a 5K, all of which will begin and end in downtown Lynden. The 25K will begin at ...