State of the Arts: ‘The Wolverine’ surprises with new take

It’s always nice to be pleasantly surprised by a movie. Some of my favorite films have been big surprises, and while James Mangold’s “The Wolverine” certainly doesn’t rank anywhere near the top ...
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Cruising Lynden the old-fashioned way

You’ll see my best posture when I’m cruising through Lynden. On my bike, that is. It isn’t that I’m against quality posture at other time of my life, it is just that I’ve discovered an enjoyment ...

Letters to the editor

New ride at the fair shouldn’t be extra charge I just wanted to voice my opinion about the new ride at the fair. I am excited that there is a great new roller coaster being added to the numerous other ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Aug. 7 • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m.   Thursday, Aug. 8 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, ...
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Lintz gets call of a lifetime

RENTON — On Thursday afternoon, with the sunshine beaming, Meridian alumnus Andrei Lintz traveled to Lynden High School to meet up with former Lion football standout Blair Bomber. The two, who played ...
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Life With Lio: A-Rod is a cheat and a liar and unfortunately, he had me fooled

As I turned on my television set on Monday evening, I flipped through the channels and made my way to ESPN for some late night SportsCenter. Normally a rerun of Seinfeld or the King of Queens captures ...

Golf tourney returns

LYNDEN — Lynden High School head football coach Curt Kramme still remembers the conversations he had with former Lion athlete Tony Wilson in 2007. When Kramme joined the Lynden program in 1991, his budget ...

Natural history to be explained at Heather Meadows through Sept. 21

MOUNT BAKER — At Heather Meadows over the next seven weekends, guest speakers and local experts will entertain and teach natural and cultural history in programs that are free and open to the public. ...

DelBene wants Congress to make sales tax deduction permanent

WASHINGTON, D.C. – 1st District Congresswoman Suzan DelBene joined Congressman Doc Hastings (R-WA) and 18 other members of Congress on July 31 to introduce a bill making permanent sales tax deductions. ...

Calendar

ONGOING Prayer, worship Come to the “Upper Room” at 517 Front St., Lynden, for prayer and worship on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Details: Don Toler, 392-8657 or wa.prayeralliance@yahoo.com. ...