Dome Trot

Get ready for your day at the Dome As Curt Kramme and Ron Lepper prepare their teams to play for state titles this weekend, Lynden and Mount Baker fans must also prepare for what should be a great day ...

Winter sports underway amidst fall success

WHATCOM — Although the 2013 football season is yet to come to completion, the winter sports season is ready to get underway. On the boys basketball side, the Meridian Trojans open the season tonight ...

New E2 Fitness Center coming to Third/Grover site

LYNDEN — A new fitness training facility, E2 Fitness Center, will open downtown at 110 Third St. in early January. Presale memberships are now available. “We take great pride in being a part of the ...

Five candidates for WTA leader at reception today

BELLINGHAM — On Wednesday, Dec. 4, an open house reception will be held for the public to meet the five candidates for the position of Whatcom Transportation Authority general manager. Current manager ...

Steelhead fishers help Kendall Hatchery obtain broodstock

WHATCOM — The Northwest Washington Steelheaders, an independent sport fishing group since the 1970s, this fall and winter is trying to capture adult hatchery-origin winter-run steelhead for the Kendall ...

North Cascades Highway closed for winter

TWISP — The latest round of wintery weather on the State Route 20 North Cascades Highway was the knockout punch that will keep the road closed until next spring. The Washington State Department of Transportation ...
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Giant tree lights Saturday

LYNDEN — At about 24 feet, Lynden’s new community Christmas tree will put a vertical punctuation on Saturday’s Lighted Christmas Parade. In a first-time event, the Downtown Business Association will ...

Locals apply to grow, process pot

WHATCOM ­— In the first round of applications received by the state, Whatcom County shows about two dozen who are ready to take the leap of dealing in legalized marijuana. About half of those applications ...

Lynden student part of African filming effort

SIOUX CENTER, IA — A Dordt College student from Lynden was a partner in a fall 2012 Africa filming project that has now won two awards. Jayson Korthuis teamed up with another senior, Justin Gloudemans ...

Lynden takes care of business

For the third consecutive season, the Lynden football team will play in the 2A state football championship game. The Lions took down Ellensburg 21-7 on Saturday, sending them to the final. Lynden will ...