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. ...
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 a serious injury just three days before, ...

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 eight ...
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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 ...

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 ...

Organization finds draft EIS deficient for county’s Comprehensive Plan

County is in process of broad planning update   WHATCOM — The draft Environmental Impact Statement for Whatcom County’s Comprehensive Plan update and Urban Growth Areas review prepared by a Seattle ...

Michael Cox is library system’s deputy director

  WHATCOM — The Whatcom County Library System welcomes Michael Cox, relocating from Pueblo, Colorado, as new deputy director.   As former director of public services for the Pueblo City-County ...

Meridian names Forbes new high school principal

  LAUREL ­— Derek Forbes, currently assistant principal at Mt. Baker Jr./Sr. High School, has been selected as new principal at Meridian High School.   The school board gave approval at its ...
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Country singer Terri Clark to fair

Canadian performer will hit the stage Friday, Aug. 21 By Tim Newcomb tim@lyndentribune.com LYNDEN — Canadian country singer Terri Clark will take the stage during the ...