WCC listed among nation’s best

BELLINGHAM — For the second time in a row, Whatcom Community College has been named among the nation’s top 150 community colleges by the prestigious Aspen Institute. The nonprofit institute selected ...

Tenmile Creek clean water project meeting on Feb. 12

LAUREL — The public is invited to attend the next meeting of the Tenmile Creek Clean Water Project. The agenda for the next meeting, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 12, at BelleWood Acres, 6140 ...

Two injured in Blaine Rd. crash

BLAINE — Two Blaine men were injured in a one-vehicle accident on the Blaine Road just after midnight Monday, the Washington State Patrol reported. David L. Rebman, 43, was driving with Colin J. Golden, ...

Farm Bureau first aid/CPR class meets state requirements

LYNDEN — A first aid/adult CPR class geared to farm operations will be held in the fairgrounds’ Peoples Place building on both Monday, Feb. 17, and Saturday, Feb. 22, from 9 a.m. to noon. Class participants ...

Calendar – published Feb. 5

ONGOING ‘Phantom’ at LCHS “The Phantom of the Opera” continues at 7 p.m. Thursday to Saturday, Feb. 6-8, in the Lynden Christian High School auditorium. Enter into the story of mystery and music. ...

Posing the questions that must be asked

LYNDEN — Harkening back to January 2013, we printed a list of 13 things we’d like to see locally in 2013. Some were far-fetched. Some were attainable. But how did it go? Every list starts somewhere ...

Letters to the editor published Feb. 5

Let’s commend, not critique, windmill effort I appreciated Tim Broersma’s response to the criticism about not using local contractors to do some of the repair work on Dutch Village Mall. When you do ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Feb. 5 • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6 • Commissioners of Lynden Regional Parks and Recreation ...
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Hoop dreams for LC’s DeHaan

LYNDEN — It was just about a week ago that Lynden Christian girls basketball coach and athletic director Curt DeHaan got home from LC and took a seat on his couch. The 34-year varsity head coach was ...
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Lynden’s own Air Jordan

BLAINE — Heading into last Friday’s tilt against Blaine, Lynden coach Brian Roper was presented with an interesting situation. Star forward Scooter Hastings was on the bench in street clothes due to ...