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Whatcom Reads! featured author Ozeki coming to Lynden in March

WHATCOM — The annual community shared-book reading emphasis for the county features Ruth Ozeki’s best-selling “A Tale for the Time Being” this year. Ozeki is scheduled to visit March 3-5 and participate ...
Lynden senior Cameron Smith is on both Lynden relay teams that will be competing at this weekend’s 2A state championships. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lynden swimmers gearing up for state championships

Lynden senior Cameron Smith is on both Lynden relay teams that will be competing at this weekend’s 2A state championships. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) LYNDEN — Lynden senior Justin Hagedorn, reflecting ...
Lori Salmon and Mitch Bergsma come to the surface in the Caribbean after having become engaged underwater. (Courtesy photo)

Lynden native pops the question underwater

Lori Salmon and Mitch Bergsma come to the surface in the Caribbean after having become engaged underwater. (Courtesy photo) Mitch Bergsma, deaf since birth, works making videos with GoPro BY BROOKE HANSON for ...
Western Washington senior guard Kyle Impero, a former Nooksack Valley standout, is averaging 15.5 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.9 assists this season for the Vikings. (Courtesy photo/WWU Athletics)

Former Nooksack Valley standout Kyle Impero excelling at Western

Western Washington senior guard Kyle Impero, a former Nooksack Valley standout, is averaging 15.5 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.9 assists this season for the Vikings. (Courtesy photo/WWU Athletics) BELLINGHAM ...
Zach Roetcisoender helped Lynden Christian clinch a share of the Northwest Conference title on Friday with a win over Mount Baker. The Lyncs are the first 1A boys basketball champion in league history. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lyncs make history as Northwest Conference’s first-ever 1A champion

Zach Roetcisoender helped Lynden Christian clinch a share of the Northwest Conference title on Friday with a win over Mount Baker. The Lyncs are the first 1A boys basketball champion in league history. ...
Lynden Christian sophomore point guard Avery Dykstra is part of a talented group of underclassmen that has played a major role in the Lyncs’ success this season. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Talented youth making their mark

Lynden Christian sophomore point guard Avery Dykstra is part of a talented group of underclassmen that has played a major role in the Lyncs’ success this season. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) Four ...
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Mocini brings wealth of experience to Homestead

Dave Mocini KemperSports takes over management of golf course LYNDEN — The new year brought change at Homestead Golf and Country Club, as Canadian owner Morris Chen hired well-known golf course management ...
Plans to combine the Northwest and Cascade conferences into one single-classification district-wide league were rejected by the Cascade Conference last week in a 5-3 vote by the member schools' principals. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Cascade Conference rejects plans for district-wide football leagues

WHATCOM — Plans to form Northwest District-wide leagues for football were rejected last week by the Cascade Conference in a 5-3 vote by the member schools’ principals. The proposal would have merged ...
Every Tuesday, Linda Card, left, and Debbie Lagerwey let the homeless help themselves to clothing, blankets and more at a Bellingham church.  (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Sol H. Lewis Award winners: Debbie Lagerwey/Linda Card

Every Tuesday, Linda Card, left, and Debbie Lagerwey let the homeless help themselves to clothing, blankets and more at a Bellingham church. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune) Debbie Lagerwey, Linda Card have ...
Terry DeValois continues to be a commissioner for the Lynden Regional Parks & Recreation District, which helps run Bender Fields. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Sol H. Lewis Award winner: Terry DeValois

Terry DeValois continues to be a commissioner for the Lynden Regional Parks & Recreation District, which helps run Bender Fields. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) Longtime Lynden AD was master scheduler, ...