New trail links Fairhaven Park to Chuckanut Forest

BELLNGHAM ­— A new trail linking Fairhaven Park to the Chuckanut Community Forest was opened on Oct. 8. The wide gravel trail leads from the park to 18th Street, off Fairhaven Parkway, replacing a path ...

Letters to the editor

Our patriotism has become lazy Veterans Day, Nov. 11, 2015, is coming shortly and I wanted to share some of my thoughts with you. I am a World War II veteran, one of those of the Greatest Generation era. Although ...

Meetings

Wednesday, Nov. 4 • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Northwest Annex conference room, Planning and Development Services, 5280 Northwest Dr., Bellingham, 3:30 p.m. On the agenda: Paula ...

Calendar

ONGOING NVHS play Nooksack Valley High School presents “Legally Blonde the Musical” Nov. 5, 6, 7, 12, 13 and 14 at 7 p.m. and at 2 p.m. on Nov. 8 and 15 in the NVHS Performing Arts Center. $10 for ...
Ruben Hernandez, left, is Rod Fadden’s replacement in Sumas as utilities superintendent. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune)

Fadden ends 31 years in Sumas utilities roles

Ruben Hernandez, left, is Rod Fadden’s replacement in Sumas as utilities superintendent. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune) By Elisa Claassen for the Lynden Tribune SUMAS — Friday, Oct. 30, marked the ...

Roper, DeBoer selected for Hall of Fame induction

LYNDEN — A pair of local high school boys’ basketball coaches will soon be Hall of Famers. Lynden head coach Brian Roper and Lynden Christian head coach Roger DeBoer are two of six coaches who have ...

Four local cross country teams headed to state

LANGLEY — Nooksack Valley senior Amy Jo Murphy won her second consecutive bi-district title and four local teams qualified for the state championships in what was a strong showing for north Whatcom County ...

Football roundup: Lions, Cubs set for another rematch

LYNDEN — Get ready for Lynden vs. Sedro-Woolley, Part IV. For the fourth time in just more than a year — and the second time in 15 days — the Lions and Cubs will square off. After Sedro-Woolley lost ...

Volleyball roundup: Pioneers oust Meridian, advance to bi-district

BOTHELL — Nooksack Valley advanced to the bi-district tournament with a 25-21, 25-17, 25-22 sweep of Meridian on Saturday in a loser-out district tournament match at Cedar Park. Briana Turner recorded ...

Former LC star’s new assistant coach: NBA great John Stockton

BOZEMAN, Montana — Former Lynden Christian standout Jasmine Hommes, now heading into her senior season on the Montana State University women’s basketball team, will have an opportunity to learn from ...