Former Lynden star Kraght moving to WR at Portland State

PORTLAND — Former Lynden High School three-sport star Josh Kraght is moving from quarterback to wide receiver in the Portland State University football program. A redshirt sophomore, Kraght was in a ...

Inaugural Homestead 15K on Saturday

LYNDEN — The inaugural Homestead 15K, benefiting Cornerstone Christian School, is set for Saturday, Sept. 12, in Lynden. The event will feature a 15K race and a 5K race, both of which will begin at 9 ...

Fifth annual Cornerstone golf tournament Saturday

LYNDEN — The fifth annual Cornerstone Christian School Golf Classic, sponsored by TriVan Truck Body, will be held on Sept. 12 at Homestead Golf and Country Club. The 18-hole tournament will begin in ...
It was a down-to-the-wire wild finish in the Lynde 500 pushkart derby Monday with the Simple Box team beating Berta’s Babes in a reversal of last year’s outcome. Garrett Hutsell pushes Pam Wilkinson in the near kart, which won even without a right rear wheel, while Joel Wood pushes Joy Corbin. Beautiful weather favored the 13th annual family-friendly Labor Day event in downtown Lynden, sponsored by the Lynden Pioneer Museum. More than 400 free hot dogs were served, and $1,900 in prize money was given out. Two of eight pushkart teams were from the Lynden Fire Department. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Photo finish caps Lynde 500

It was a down-to-the-wire wild finish in the Lynde 500 pushkart derby Monday with the Simple Box team beating Berta’s Babes in a reversal of last year’s outcome. Garrett Hutsell pushes Pam Wilkinson ...

County cities project growth to 2036

WHATCOM — Six years ago, local cities tussled with the county over their plans for growth. This time around, it’s been a relatively quiet process – in part because not much growth is asked for. Whatcom ...

Couple dies from generator fumes during storm

WHATCOM ­— A Central Road couple died apparently from fumes from a generator engine that had been running after the recent power outage, the Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office has determined. Authorities ...

Ex-Lynden cop sentenced to nine months in ‘sexting’ case

By Brooke Hanson intern@lyndentribune.com   BELLINGHAM ­— Former Lynden police officer Donald Glunt was sentenced on Sept. 1 to ...

Sheriff’s office: Central Road couple died from generator fumes

  WHATCOM ­— A Central Road couple died apparently from fumes from a generator engine that had been running after the recent power outage, the Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office has determined.   Authorities ...

Be informed about carbon monoxide

What is carbon monoxide?   Carbon monoxide, or “CO,” is an odorless, colorless gas that can kill you. Where is CO found?   CO is found in fumes produced any time you burn fuel in cars or trucks, ...

Rainfall eases unincorporated areas’ burn ban

Open burning never allowed in cities, vicinities   WHATCOM — Due to an increase in fuel moisture levels from recent rain, the county fire marshal’s office lifted its ban on outdoor burning in unincorporated ...