Lynden senior two-way lineman Jensen Mayberry was a first-team All-Northwest Conference selection on both sides of the ball. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lions well-represented on all-conference team

WHATCOM — The Lynden football team garnered a league-high seven first-team all-conference selections with last week’s release of the 2A/3A All-Northwest Conference teams. Lynden star seniors Jordan ...

Boys’ basketball roundup: Lions pull away, rout Anacortes in season opener

WHATCOM — Sterling Somers scored 21 points as Lynden opened its season with a 59-38 non-league road win over Anacortes on Monday. Leading by six points entering the fourth quarter, the Lions outscored ...

Girls’ basketball roundup: Preston, Mountaineers off to 4-0 start

WHATCOM — First-year head coach Kim Preston and her Mount Baker girls’ basketball team are undefeated through four games. The Mountaineers (4-0) opened the season with a 51-48 non-league home win over ...

Mount Baker girls’ wrestling team wins Yelm tourney

YELM — The Mount Baker girls’ wrestling team won the “Jump On In” tournament at Yelm High School on Saturday, placing eight wrestlers in the top three of their respective weight classes. Akemi ...
The Mt. Baker Forestry FFA Team took fifth at nationals in Louisville at the end of October. From left are Jarin Strachila (13th place individual), Carson Schmidt, Jordan Fleming, Garrett Brown and adviser Todd Rightmire. (Courtesy photo)

Mt. Baker, LC FFA teams take fifth at nationals

WHATCOM — Two local high school teams placed fifth in national FFA competition Oct. 28-31 in Louisville, Kentucky. Each team competed at local and state levels to earn the privilege to represent their ...

Welcoming Sinterklaas

In Dutch costume Ada Voskuilen welcomes Dutch patron saint Sinterklaas to the Lynden Community Center on Saturday morning. Voskuilen led a time of Dutch singing and storytelling as well. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden ...

Lynden-raised Michael Visser going to Cuba

By Brooke Hanson intern@lyndentribune.com WHATCOM ­— Michael Visser, a Lynden-grown professor at Sonoma State University, will travel to Cuba ...

Vernon Thomas

The good Lord took Vernon C. Thomas to be with his beloved wife, Mona, on Monday, Nov. 30, 2015. He was 91 years old. Vernon was born to Pearl and Edward Thomas in Council Bluffs, Iowa. After graduating ...

Joseph Moser

Dad, brother, uncle, Papa, U.S. Army Air Corps captain Joseph F. Moser died peacefully at home on Dec. 2, 2015 surrounded by family in his hometown of Ferndale. Born to Joseph Moser and Mary Imhof of Ferndale ...

Jack Sprouls

Jack A. Sprouls, 74, of Lynden and formerly of Danville, Illinois, died Dec. 5, 2015. He was born in Danville on Dec. 21, 1940, to Clyde and Sarah Lucille Smith Sprouls. He was preceded in death by his ...