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Hastings keys Lions to bounceback, top-five win; Meridian edges No. 6 Baker, Nooksack rallies to beat No. 10 LC

When his team needed a big play, it seemed like Scooter Hastings was always there to answer the call. All 6-foot-7 of him. With the Lions facing a fourth-and-goal from the three-yard line, it was Hastings ...
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Lewis 100: Looking back with gratitude across 100 years

By Michael Lewis 100 years!! What in the world was my grandfather Sol Lewis thinking when, at only 26 years of age, he decided that he wanted to own a country weekly newspaper? Born in Oakland on Oct. ...
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Streak ends, but focus is same

LYNDEN — 2A top-ranked Lynden had won 33 games in a row, 43 straight home contests, 55 straight Northwest Conference matchups and beaten rival Ferndale five consecutive times. All of those streaks came ...
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Lynden Christian junior and UW commit Kara Bajema is a special talent

LYNDEN — As a sophomore last spring on the Lynden Christian girls’ basketball team, Kara Bajema averaged 13.3 points per game, was named The Bellingham Herald’s All-Whatcom County Girls’ Basketball ...
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Netting a brotherly bond

LYNDEN — Lynden tennis coach Trey Ballard pointed out many attributes that make seniors Dakota Davis and Ben Mulder such a good doubles team. They’re athletic, they’re smart, they move quickly to ...
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Reunited on the Trojans

LAUREL — Nearly a decade ago, a group of young girls began playing soccer together. After playing on the same team for much of their elementary school years, many of them went their separate ways by ...
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The changing face of Semiahmoo Resort

SEMIAHMOO — The cheery yellow paint on the reenergized Semiahmoo Resort serves as more than a fresh look. It gives the resort a fresh perspective. With a 26-year history that spiraled into closure by ...