Nooksack Valley first- semester honor roll

EVERSON — Nooksack Valley High School has released its first-semester honor roll and the following students are named: 4.0 grade-point average   Seniors — Megan Compton and Taylor Good.   Juniors ...

Meridian honors first-semester achievement

LAUREL — Meridian High School has released its first-semester honor roll and the following students are named: 4.0 grade-point average   Seniors — Jake Birnel, Kami Geleynse, Riley Hawkins-Hecock, ...

Whitworth names seven local students to laureate society

SPOKANE — Several local students have been named to Whitworth University’s Laureate Society for fall 2014 semester.   Kayla Bajema, Bret DeGraaff, Luke Olson, Tyler Reardon, Keirstin Skinner, Tyler ...

Customer service is focus of three free classes

  WHATCOM — Bellingham Whatcom County Tourism is offering a free certified program to help local organizations’ staff deliver exceptional customer service.   “Customer service is essential ...

Planning for new Lake Whatcom park property is open to public

  BELLINGHAM — Help plan Whatcom County’s newest park. A meeting will be on Wednesday, March 18, at 6:30 p.m. in the Bellingham Senior Activity Center, 315 Halleck St.   In 2014, about 8,800 ...

Adelstein will run again for county auditor

  WHATCOM ­— Debbie Adelstein has announced her intention to run for another term as Whatcom County Auditor this year. Fling week for local candidates is May 11-15.   “It hardly seems possible ...

Beatles’ rock is featured in two orchestras’ May 7 concert

  BELLINGHAM — On Sunday, May 17, at 6 p.m. at the Mount Baker Theatre, the Whatcom Symphony Orchestra presents an evening with the dynamic Seattle Rock Orchestra for “a rousing program of The ...
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Lions row their way to Yakima

  MOUNT VERNON — “Row the boat” has become Lynden’s team slogan this season, symbolizing the importance of each player doing her job and working together as one while striving toward a common ...
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Constant motor

  LYNDEN — In Lynden Christian senior forward Cody Fransen’s left wrist, the ligaments and cartilage have been completely torn from the bone.   His right wrist is in better shape, but that’s ...
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Dominant defense has carried Lyncs

  LYNDEN — The numbers are all very impressive, to say the least.   For starters, Lynden Christian has allowed an average of just 33.8 points per game this season.   Then there’s this: ...