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Northwest Youth Volleyball League registration open

LYNDEN — Registration for the Northwest Youth Volleyball League is open until Feb. 19 (or until the league is full). The league is open to all high school students (grades 9-12) and will feature boys ...

Justin Britt hosting youth football camp in Bellingham; Thomas Rawls to appear

BELLINGHAM — Seattle Seahawks offensive lineman Justin Britt is hosting a football camp on Saturday, March 12, at Western Washington University. The camp will be broken into two sessions: a morning session ...
Lynden senior Sterling Somers scored 30 points to lead the Lions past Squalicum for a 73-70 win on Tuesday. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lions hold off Squalicum to earn share of NWC title, district’s top seed

BELLINGHAM — Lynden survived a nightmare performance at the free throw line and several furious rallies by Squalicum to add another league title to its program’s storied collection. With a share of ...

Community rallying to support Nooksack Valley basketball player following cancer diagnosis

EVERSON — The Nooksack Valley community is rallying in support of sophomore basketball player Ruben Bosscher after he was diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia on Thursday, Jan. 28. Bosscher began ...
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

Four underclassmen combine for nearly half of LC’s scoring, rebounding LYNDEN — Their four mothers were part of a combined 254 wins, 10 state trophies and four state titles over 11 seasons in the Lynden ...
Dave Mocini

Mocini brings wealth of experience to Homestead

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 firm KemperSports ...
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 ...
Mount Baker freshman Kylind Powell drives toward the basket during the Mountaineers’ 53-51 win over Meridian on Saturday. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Mountaineers rally, survive Trojans’ upset bid

Mount Baker climbs back from 11-point second-half deficit to edge Meridian LAUREL — Meridian was looking to pull off a signature win and brighten what has been a challenging season. Mount Baker was determined ...

NWC wrestling matches cancelled amidst skin infection outbreak

WHATCOM — Northwest Conference athletic directors cancelled all boys wrestling matches last week as a precaution against an unusually high number of reported skin infections among the league’s teams. ...

Rising costs force WIAA to move state semifinals out of Tacoma Dome

TACOMA — Football state semifinal contests will no longer be held in the Tacoma Dome. An increase in Tacoma Dome rental fees has forced the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association to move the ...