Latest Featured

David Brooks

January Series presentations come to Lynden church

LYNDEN ­— The January Series of lectures and artistic performance is streamed live again from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to a local site. Fifteen 9:30 a.m. weekday presentations, starting ...
Lynden senior goalkeeper Emily Holt recorded nine shutouts and allowed just 17 goals all season. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lynden’s Holt named NWC Defensive MVP

WHATCOM — Lynden senior goalkeeper Emily Holt was named the Northwest Conference’s Defensive Most Valuable Player by the league’s coaches with the release of the All-NWC girls’ soccer team on Nov. ...
From left, Cade Huston and Janta Painpraseut work on rewiring an electric board. (Brooke Hanson/Lynden Tribune)

Robotics comes to Lynden schools

By Brooke Hanson intern@lyndentribune.com LYNDEN ­— The small room at the side of Lynden High School’s woodshop classroom has a few computers, some ...
Mount Baker junior running back Jed Schleimer (pictured above last year) ran for a single-season program-record 2,511 yards this fall, the 13th-most in state history regardless of classification. (Steve McKinley/stevemckinleyphotography.com)

Rushing past records

DEMING — Jed Schleimer burst onto the scene last postseason, rushing for a combined 289 yards in Mount Baker’s two state playoff games as a complementary back to then-senior star Liam Short. Turns ...
Left: Lynden Christian senior Kara Bajema will be looking to cap a brilliant career by leading the Lyncs back to the state tournament. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) Right: Lynden junior Elisa Kooiman leads a young, balanced Lions team aiming for a return trip to Yakima as well. (Steve McKinley/stevemckinleyphotography.com)

Girls’ basketball preview: Lyncs, Lions aiming for another big season

WHATCOM — The weather is getting colder and the days are becoming shorter, which of course means one thing: basketball season is upon us. The 2015-16 hoops season is once again full of promise for local ...
Left: Lynden Christian senior Kara Bajema will be looking to cap a brilliant career by leading the Lyncs back to the state tournament. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) Right: Lynden junior Elisa Kooiman leads a young, balanced Lions team aiming for a return trip to Yakima as well. (Steve McKinley/stevemckinleyphotography.com)

Girls’ basketball preview: Lyncs, Lions aiming for another big season

WHATCOM — The weather is getting colder and the days are becoming shorter, which of course means one thing: basketball season is upon us. The 2015-16 hoops season is once again full of promise for local ...
The Lynden Christian volleyball team celebrated its second consecutive 1A state championship after sweeping district rival Cedar Park Christian in the title match on Saturday night in the Yakima Valley SunDome. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

LC volleyball wins back-to-back state titles

YAKIMA — Lynden Christian head coach Kim Grycel had gone all season without mention of a repeat state championship. But with her team’s hopes of a second consecutive state title slipping away during ...
A screened enlargement helps Rick Moore keep doing artwork in spite of his impaired eyesight. (courtesy photo)

About drawing in the dark

By Elisa Claassen for the Lynden Tribune NOOKSACK ­— For many who watched “The Wizard of Oz” back in 1939, the wonder wasn’t so much seeing the magical story of a wizard, lost girl and talking ...
Teens talk on the phone in “Bye Bye Birdie,” opening Nov. 19 at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre. (Courtesy photo)

‘Bye Bye Birdie’ starts Thursday in Lynden

By Brooke Hanson intern@lyndentribune.com LYNDEN ­— The musical comedy “Bye Bye Birdie” opens Thursday, Nov. 19, at the ...
Lynden Christian senior outside hitter Kara Bajema, a University of Washington commit, has helped lead the Lyncs to a 19th consecutive state volleyball tournament appearance. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Bajema wrapping up illustrious LC career

LYNDEN — Kara Bajema’s potential has always been evident. Her upside has always been intriguing. But to turn capability into reality takes dedication and commitment. The 6-2 Lynden Christian volleyball ...