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First North County Road Run fills Lynden streets

  LYNDEN — Downtown Lynden was a-running on Saturday morning. The E2 Fitness North County Road Run, with a start/finish line adjacent to Centennial Park on Fourth Street, offered three distances ...

Blaine starting season in 2A ranks impacts everyone

WHATCOM — Even at a more than 2-to-1 size disparity, Squalicum and Blaine will co-exist in the same 2A classification this year. And Squalicum isn’t even the largest of the 2A schools. Every two years ...
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Fight to the finish

Exciting finishes were part of the annual Lynde 500 on Fourth Street in downtown Lynden on Labor Day Monday…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? Login or Subscribe Now
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Lewis 100: Peoples State Bank the second option for Lynden

Sometimes being the second on the scene is a good thing. What is now known to residents of Whatcom County as Peoples Bank started as the first banking alternative in Lynden in the waning days of 1920. ...

Bike & Build riders stayed in Lynden

LYNDEN — Hope Lutheran Church hosted 34 bicycle riders last week traveling the nation to raise money for affordable housing. After two nights of camping in forests, the group was ready for the showers ...
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Football jamborees make return on Friday

WHATCOM — Local high school football teams again have game environments without a game on the line as jamborees make a return to the schedule. Over the last few years, the state’s governing body of ...
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Lynden names junior Sterling Somers starting QB

LYNDEN — With three beyond-capable quarterbacks in fall camp for Lynden High School, the three-time defending state 2A champion Lions had plenty of directions to turn to run the offense. Veteran coach ...

Erin Clanton

Erin JoAnne (Eiene) Clanton was born on Feb. 18, 1969, in Bellingham and died peacefully at her home in Seattle on Aug. 6, 2014. She was loved and is survived by Chris, her husband of 19 years; her daughter, ...
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Fair attendance dips with sour weather

LYNDEN — Thank goodness for Friday and Saturday. Without two well-attended days at the Northwest Washington Fair, the six-day event would have struggled even more than it did to pack the Lynden grounds. ...

Bogaard Meadows back for public hearing

LYNDEN — A new batch of information puts the proposed Bogaard Meadows project back in front of the Lynden Planning Commission on Thursday, Aug. 28, in a continuation of a public hearing. The proposal ...