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Big step for Lynden football

SEATTLE — As the Lions walked onto the turf at the newly renovated University of Washington Husky Stadium, Lynden fans didn’t really know what they were looking at. Sure, they saw the glitz and glamour ...
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Tigers too much for Trojans

BURLINGTON — On a night where Meridian needed to be on its “A” game to take down the 2A Burlington-Edison Tigers, the Trojans did the exact opposite during the first quarter of their 42-28 loss to ...

LC, NV football results

In addition to Lynden and Meridian, Lynden Christian, Mount Baker and Nooksack Valley were all in action over the weekend. • Lynden Christian opened its season Friday night with a dominating 34-3 victory ...
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Main Street bridge foundations take shape

LYNDEN — Out with the old and in with the new. That’s exactly where things stand at the Main Street culvert replacement project just west of Lynden Middle School. Crews from Interwest Construction ...

Study shows jail impacts on Ferndale

FERNDALE — While certainly not conclusive, a new study provides some useful insights into the reality that would be potentially brought about if a new Whatcom Count Jail were constructed on a 40-acre ...
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Skagit I-5 bridge to slide into place Saturday eve.

BURLINGTON — The temporary Interstate 5 bridge spanning the Skagit River has only a few more days of use before crews slide over into place the permanent replacement on Saturday evening. Barring any ...

Mudslides close SR 20 North Cascades Highway through the weekend

RAINY PASS – Heavy rain caused more mud and rock slides over State Route 20 in several locations, indefinitely closing a 24-mile stretch between the North Cascades passes. With heavier rains expected ...

State rules could drop marijuana store in Lynden

WHATCOM — Lynden could have a new marijuana-dispensing retail outlet by next June, according to rules approved by the Washington State Liquor Control Board. And it is all part of a large-scale plan to ...
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Lynde 500 photos

The Lynde 500 welcomed 10 teams to downtown Lynden on Labor Day for the Lynden Pioneer Museum’s annual push-kart derby. For a full story click here…. This content is for subscribers only. ...
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Heroes Day on 9/11 at CHCC

LYNDEN — Uniformed officers and local service organizations will gather at the Christian Health Care Center on Wednesday, Sept. 11, to participate in the sixth annual Heroes Day event. The free community ...