Agencies can get WTA day passes

BELLINGHAM — Social and health services agencies can apply for free day passes with Whatcom Transportation Agency, to distribute to clients in 2016. Application are due Dec. 1. Details: www.ridewta.com.

Ballots need just one stamp, but ballot drop boxes are entirely free

BELLINGHAM — Voters have been asking whether two stamps are needed to mail the general election ballots? The short answer is no. Ballots will be delivered to the County Auditor’s office with only one ...

Letters to the editor

Inform your vote    Although George and I are more involved and committed to good government than most people, we were relieved to think through, fill in, secure the envelope and drop our ballots into ...
Student energy and motivation burst forth from the starting line of Lynden Christian Elementary School’s fall jog-a-thon on Sept. 25. The event raised $63,000 to support school technology needs as well as a charitable cause. (Courtesy photos/Becky VanHofwegen)

Running for classrooms

  Student energy and motivation burst forth from the starting line of Lynden Christian Elementary School’s fall jog-a-thon on Sept. 25. The event raised $63,000 to support school technology needs ...

Soccer roundup: Hollander leads Lyncs to win in district opener

WHATCOM — Haley Hollander scored a pair of second-half goals to lead Lynden Christian (6-9-2, 3-7-2 Northwest Conference) to a 3-0 win over Cedar Park Christian on Monday in the opening round of the ...

Football roundup: Lions rally, fall in OT; Mountaineers clinch NWC 1A title

LYNDEN — Sterling Somers led Lynden back from a 15-point fourth-quarter deficit to force overtime, but Sedro-Woolley hit a game-winning 20-yard field goal in the extra period to earn a 32-29 win over ...

Volleyball roundup: LC, Nooksack, Meridian gear up for postseason

WHATCOM — After finishing in second place in the Northwest Conference, 1A No. 4-ranked Lynden Christian (12-2, 11-1 NWC) will open district tournament play on Wednesday at LCHS. With a win, the NWC 1A ...
Left: Mount Baker senior Natalie Smith finished fourth in the NWC Championships race on Oct. 22. 
Right: LC sophomore Eric Steiger (right) placed ninth in the boys’ race. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Locals shine at Northwest Conference Championships

Left: Mount Baker senior Natalie Smith finished fourth in the NWC Championships race on Oct. 22.Right: LC sophomore Eric Steiger (right) placed ninth in the boys’ race. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) BELLINGHAM ...

Lynden girls’ swim team earns pair of dominant wins

LYNDEN — The Lynden girls’ swim team closed the regular season with a pair of victories last week. On Oct. 20, the Lions won all three relays and six out of the eight individual races to earn a 124-47 ...

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 ...