LC wins state in aluminum can recycling effort

Good for $1,000 prize for school   LYNDEN — Lynden Christian School has been declared the state winner, worth a $1,000 prize, in a national recycling contest sponsored by the beverage can industry. ...

Trojans hang tough in district tournament

  SEDRO-WOOLLEY — Meridian had a rough regular season, finishing in last place in the Northwest Conference 1A standings and suffering a number of blowout defeats.   But the Trojans weren’t ...

Lyncs win wild high-scoring affair, put late scare into South Whidbey

  SEDRO-WOOLLEY — Lynden Christian mustered just two hits off towering 6-0 Sultan pitcher Shelby Jeffries in a 10-3 opening-round bi-district loss on Thursday.   But the Lyncs responded later ...

Annual Camels Club fishing derby June 13

LYNDEN — The Loyal Order of Camels Club annual kids’ fishing derby is set for June 13 in Fishtrap Creek at Lynden City Park.   Registration is from 8 to 9 a.m. (there is no fee for participation ...

Pioneers’ playoff run ends in round of 16 after extra-inning loss

By Cameron Van Til sports@lyndentribune.com   CASTLE ROCK — Nooksack Valley hung even with powerhouse Montesano for seven innings.   But ...
Senior pitcher Tanna Benson, senior catcher Mandy Warner and their teammates celebrate winning the district championship with a 1-0 victory over Anacortes on Friday at Janicki Fields in Sedro-Woolley. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

District champs

Rothwell, Benson power Lynden to 2A district title By Cameron Van Til sports@lyndentribune.com   SEDRO-WOOLLEY — Having suffered ...

Lots of local athletes headed to state meets

By Cameron Van Til sports@lyndentribune.com   WHATCOM — The Lynden boys’ track and field team qualified for state in ...
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Mounties have whole package

Mount Baker shows top-end talent and depth en route to 1A district title By Cameron Van Til sports@lyndentribune.com   SEDRO-WOOLLEY — Returning ...

Letters to the Editor — May 27, 2015

The discussion of Acme Ice Cream’s language   This is in response to Mr. Wallcot’s letter of outrage in your May 13 issue regarding the “foul language” in the Acme Ice Cream advertisements ...

Looking at fossil fuels a bit differently

by Don Brunell   While protesters were trying to block a Shell oil rig from docking in Elliott Bay, a team of surgeons and nurses at Vancouver’s Legacy Salmon Creek Hospital was replacing my left ...