Bellingham YMCA getting energy-efficiency lighting

BELLINGHAM — The YMCA in downtown Bellingham is replacing all of its old, inefficient fluorescent lighting with new LED fixtures. That may seem like a small matter of routine maintenance, but in fact ...

Calendar

ONGOING War photos The Lynden Pioneer Museum hosts the photography of Reece Lodder, USMC combat correspondent from Everson. The exhibit runs through Oct. 30 and provides a view into the lives of soldiers ...

Meetings

Wednesday, Aug. 12 • Lynden City Council Community Development Committee, second floor meeting room, Lynden City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4 p.m. • Mount Baker School Board, district offices, 4956 Deming ...

Letters to the editor

Can’t trust Planned Parenthood Doesn’t it seem odd that Planned Parenthood would claim only 3 percent of their services are abortions? Why would any organization put so much effort into defending 3 ...

Archive: Plans for museum dropped (Aug. 11, 1955)

The Lynden Museum Committee disbanded this week. The committee had hoped to reserve a pioneer home in the Lynden district for a museum. They had planned to purchase the old Slade home, but it was sold ...
Former Lynden standout Josh Kraght is in a four-way battle for starting quarterback this fall at Portland State. (Courtesy photo/Outlaws Photography)

Kraght battling for starting QB job at Portland St.

Former Lynden standout Josh Kraght is in a four-way battle for starting quarterback this fall at Portland State. (Courtesy photo/Outlaws Photography) PORTLAND, Ore. — Josh Kraght became a Whatcom County ...
Tony Antonucci

Brooklyn-raised man pursues mission here

Tony Antonucci LYNDEN ­— You have to know Tony Antonucci’s story to understand his passion and his cause. Tony, now a Lynden resident, was born in Brooklyn to Italian immigrant parents. His dad died ...
Lynden senior Sterling Somers was one of 25 high school quarterbacks selected to participate in last week’s inaugural ‘Northwest 9’ camp. (Steve McKinley/stevemckinleyphotography.com)

Somers participates in inaugural ‘Northwest 9’ quarterback camp

Lynden senior Sterling Somers was one of 25 high school quarterbacks selected to participate in last week’s inaugural ‘Northwest 9’ camp. (Steve McKinley/stevemckinleyphotography.com) KIRKLAND — ...

Ninth annual Tony Wilson event another success

LYNDEN — Every August, the Lynden football program and community continue what Tony Wilson began. Wilson left a lasting legacy on the field, quarterbacking the 1998 Lynden football team to the 3A state ...

Lynden PRCA rodeo contestants listed

LYNDEN — A total of 223 contestants are slated to compete in the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association event on Aug. 18-19 as part of the Northwest Washington Fair. Some of the world’s top-ranked ...