Nooksack Valley senior Amy Jo Murphy has established herself as one of the top cross country runners in the state. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Pride of the Pioneers: Murphy has had a decorated career

Nooksack Valley senior Amy Jo Murphy has established herself as one of the top cross country runners in the state. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) EVERSON — At this point in the cross country season, ...
Student energy and motivation burst forth from the starting line of Lynden Christian Elementary School’s fall jog-a-thon on Sept. 25. The event raised $63,000 to support school technology needs as well as a charitable cause. (Courtesy photos/Becky VanHofwegen)

Running for classrooms

  Student energy and motivation burst forth from the starting line of Lynden Christian Elementary School’s fall jog-a-thon on Sept. 25. The event raised $63,000 to support school technology needs ...
Lynden Christian sophomore running back Hunter Te Velde and the Lyncs held on for a 35-28 win over Nooksack Valley on Friday night that clinched LC’s first postseason berth since 2010. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

LC holds off Nooksack, earns first postseason berth since 2010

Lynden Christian sophomore running back Hunter Te Velde and the Lyncs held on for a 35-28 win over Nooksack Valley on Friday night that clinched LC’s first postseason berth since 2010. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden ...
Meridian sophomore Ashlee VanDenTop led Meridian with an eighth-place finish at the Northwest Conference Championships on Oct. 22. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Trojans priming for another strong postseason run

Meridian sophomore Ashlee VanDenTop led Meridian with an eighth-place finish at the Northwest Conference Championships on Oct. 22. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) LAUREL — The odds were against the ...

Soccer roundup: Hollander leads Lyncs to win in district opener

WHATCOM — Haley Hollander scored a pair of second-half goals to lead Lynden Christian (6-9-2, 3-7-2 Northwest Conference) to a 3-0 win over Cedar Park Christian on Monday in the opening round of the ...

Football roundup: Lions rally, fall in OT; Mountaineers clinch NWC 1A title

LYNDEN — Sterling Somers led Lynden back from a 15-point fourth-quarter deficit to force overtime, but Sedro-Woolley hit a game-winning 20-yard field goal in the extra period to earn a 32-29 win over ...

Volleyball roundup: LC, Nooksack, Meridian gear up for postseason

WHATCOM — After finishing in second place in the Northwest Conference, 1A No. 4-ranked Lynden Christian (12-2, 11-1 NWC) will open district tournament play on Wednesday at LCHS. With a win, the NWC 1A ...
Left: Mount Baker senior Natalie Smith finished fourth in the NWC Championships race on Oct. 22. 
Right: LC sophomore Eric Steiger (right) placed ninth in the boys’ race. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Locals shine at Northwest Conference Championships

Left: Mount Baker senior Natalie Smith finished fourth in the NWC Championships race on Oct. 22.Right: LC sophomore Eric Steiger (right) placed ninth in the boys’ race. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) BELLINGHAM ...

Lynden girls’ swim team earns pair of dominant wins

LYNDEN — The Lynden girls’ swim team closed the regular season with a pair of victories last week. On Oct. 20, the Lions won all three relays and six out of the eight individual races to earn a 124-47 ...
Granddaughter Kevyn O’Neill sits between Shirley and Pat Boone, with staff of the Northwest Adult Care Health and Wellness Center behind, on Oct. 9 in Lynden. (Courtesy photo/Jake Warren, Finestrino Film Co.)

Pat Boone a surprise visitor to Lynden

Granddaughter Kevyn O’Neill sits between Shirley and Pat Boone, with staff of the Northwest Adult Care Health and Wellness Center behind, on Oct. 9 in Lynden. (Courtesy photo/Jake Warren, Finestrino ...