Larrabee Park management plan to be created

OLYMPIA — The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission is starting to develop a management plan for Larrabee State Park near Bellingham. The public is invited to participate in the process by ...

Red Cross aids after Dec. 24 fire

WHATCOM — Volunteers with the Mt. Baker American Red Cross chapter responded to a house fire on the Pole Road near Lynden at 3:46 a.m. on Christmas Eve. The fire completely destroyed the home, leaving ...

Military News

Army Reserve Pvt. Elijah R. Andrews has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition ...
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Lyncs stumble late in tough loss

LYNDEN — Following a down-to-the-wire, nail-biting defeat, it can be tough for a coach and his players to think positively about what just happened. However, for the Lynden Christian boys, who had just ...

Calendar

TUESDAY Live local music The Jansen Art Center, 321 Front St., hosts The Silver City Band at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 31, New Year’s Eve. No cover. Legion gala American Legion Albert J. Hamilton Post ...

Letters to the editor – Dec. 31

Christmas carol’s double meaning There is one Christmas carol that has always baffled me. What in the world do leaping lords, French hens, swimming swans, and especially the partridge who won’t come ...
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Bears too much for LC

LYNDEN — On Friday night at the Lynden Christian High School gym, an offensive clinic was put on. Three-point shots were raining from the sky and crossover, step-back jumpers were knocked down throughout ...

Public meetings

Thursday, Jan. 2 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, Lynden Police Station, 203 19th St., 4 p.m. Monday, Jan. 6 • Lynden City Council Finance Committee, first floor meeting room, City Hall, ...

Rough weekend for NWC hoops

LYNDEN — The Meridian Trojans were also in action at the Cloud 9 Sports Christmas Classic, but went 0-2 on the weekend. The Trojans opened the tourney on Friday with a loss to De La Salle (Oregon). In ...
The Dutch Village Mall as it stands currently is expected to look revitalized in 2014.

Dutch Village Mall improvements coming

LYNDEN — In the spirit of the Dutch Village Mall’s beginnings, one of Lynden’s original landmark properties will retain its Dutch-like feel throughout a massive renovation and return to offering ...