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It must run in the Bajema family

LYNDEN — The memories of her childhood are still fresh for Lynden Christian sophomore volleyball player Kara Bajema. She’d watch her older sister, and now LC alumna, Coryn Bajema dominate across the ...
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Meridian puts the wheels in motion against Nooksack

LAUREL — After getting outscored 69-40 in its first two games of the season, the Meridian football team had work to be done offensively. Under the direction of first-year starting quarterback Tanner ...
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Lyncs are a team on a mission

LYNDEN — It’s no surprise that the LC volleyball team is off to a hot start this season. Rather, it’s become expected for a Lyncs program that has been to the 1A state volleyball tournament each ...

Lynden stays perfect

LYNDEN — Using a balanced attack through the air and on the ground, the Lions posted a Friday evening victory reminiscent of the type of games played in their 2012 state championship roll. Lynden never ...
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Pioneers keep falling

WHATCOM — After opening the season with a 5-1 victory over La Conner on Sept. 10, it’s gone all downhill for the Nooksack Valley girls soccer team. The Pioneers have lost 10 straight games, including ...

Letters to the editor – Oct. 16

Has council favs Overwhelming evidence in Whatcom County demonstrates that the biggest concern people have is family-wage jobs and the economy. The four men on the Democratic slate who are running for ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Oct. 16 • Sumas/Nooksack/Everson Subzone Advisory Committee of the Whatcom County Flood Control Zone District, Larry Mades residence, 7689 Oat Coles Rd., Everson, 7 a.m. Topics of discussion ...
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All OK after Thursday eve. gas line rupture

LYNDEN ­— A natural gas line at the Main Street bridge site was ruptured by construction machinery early Thursday evening. Several dozen residents living near the Eighth Street area were evacuated as ...

Husband-wife team to lead local organizations

WHATCOM — The husband-wife duo of Dan and Heather Powell will help shape the future of two of Whatcom County’s most community-minded nonprofits, as they have been named to head the Whatcom Family YMCA ...

Man on loose after Oct. 1 beating

WHATCOM ­— A 20-yearold man adept at eluding police is again on the loose after beating his estranged girlfriend in the 8500 block of Vinup Road in Lynden two weeks ago. Visente Levi Jon Galvez-Cruz ...