EDITORIAL: Exciting revitalizing

The pieces are falling into place for a renewal of downtown Lynden, and for that we are most grateful to all those who are seeing the potential and taking action. Thank you! It’s been a tough scene to ...

Letters to the editor – Nov. 20

Rodeo volunteer speaks I’m an eight-year volunteer for the Lynden Rodeo. I believe in the western way of life, as all of rodeo family does. I have been blessed to work under the direction of Christina ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Nov. 20 • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m. • Lynden Board of Adjustments, southeast conference room, City Hall ...
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Local adopting families celebrate diversity

Annika Wolters WHATCOM ­— Some kids wait all year to get officially settled into a family on National Adoption Day. That day comes up this Friday. On Nov. 22, Whatcom County will celebrate its sixth ...

Lynden: Why allow any pot?

LYNDEN ­— Two city councilors don’t want to do anything to encourage recreational marijuana use in Lynden — “just not do weed in town at all,” said Tobey Gelder. Gelder and Nick Laninga look ...

A Project Hope helper and receiver

LYNDEN — Charlotte Pease had volunteered at Project Hope off and on for a couple of years, bringing her children along to stock shelves and load boxes during food drives. She never thought she might ...

2013 All-NWC Volleyball Team announced

The Northwest Conference came out with it’s all-league players and several north county volleyball players made the list. This includes Lynden’s Kat Webb, who was named to the first team. Webb ...

Mount Baker to host La Center on Saturday

Following it’s 42-7 victory over Woodland on Saturday night, the Mount Baker football team will host La Center at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 23, at Civic Stadium in the 1A state quarterfinals. Saturday’s ...

Lynden vs. Sumner kickoff set

In the 2A state football quarterfinals, Lynden will host Sumner on Friday, Nov. 22. That game has been set for a 7 p.m. kickoff and will be played at Civic Stadium in Bellingham. The Lions enter the quarterfinals ...

Lynden vs. Sumner football showdown set

The Lynden Lions defeated Kingston 34-0 on Friday evening in the opening round of the 1A state football tournament. The Lions used a balanced offensive attacked, which included the strong play of starting ...