Maple Falls family of 13 aided after Saturday house fire

MAPLE FALLS — The Mt. Baker Chapter of the American Red Cross responded to a house fire in Maple Falls on Saturday, Dec. 7, at 1:30 p.m. The fire caused major damage to the home, displacing the family ...

Taco Time supporting Project Hope with Dec. 18 sales

LYNDEN — The Lynden Taco Time restaurant will donate all its net sales from Wednesday, Dec. 18, to the Project Hope food bank. Last year, the restaurant donated more than $3,000 to the food bank, which ...

State’s archives, with local branch, rated among best

BELLINGHAM — Family Tree Magazine has issued its 2013 list of Best State Websites for Genealogy and the list includes the Washington State Digital Archives and Washington State Library. The Washington ...

Mane Styles Salon holding food drive

LYNDEN — Mane Styles Salon, 302 Front St., is collecting food for the Project Hope food bank during December. Three non-perishable food items are also good for a $5 coupon off your next visit…. ...

Pubic meetings

Wednesday, Dec. 11 • Whatcom Community College Board of Trustees, Laidlaw Center board room, 237 W. Kellogg Rd., Bellingham, 2 p.m. The agenda includes a stategic conversation on high school collaborative ...

Letters to the editor – published Dec. 11

Looks at what the LC School family did for the community by working together Lynden Christian School students, their families and generous members of our community recently collected over four tons of ...
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A youthful bunch of talent

TACOMA — The 2013 season may have just ended four days ago for the Lynden football team, but as the old saying goes, it’s never too early to start thinking about the future. And let me tell you right ...
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Jaremy Martin Mr. Dependable

TACOMA — The gasps from the stands could be heard on the sidelines Saturday afternoon. Star running back Trent Postma had just gone down with what looked to be a knee injury and the junior talent lay ...
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Unforgettable ride for Baker

TACOMA — When it was all said and done and Freeman erupted in celebration on Saturday in the middle of the Tacoma Dome field, Mount Baker coach Ron Lepper had a clear message for his group of young men. ...

Lepper alone at the top

DEMING — Throughout the 2013 season, Mount Baker football coach Ron Lepper kept a secret from his players. The veteran Mounties coach was only a few wins away from setting the new all-time wins record ...