WWU nursing degree program will be explained

BELLINGHAM — Western Washington University will hold a local information session explaining its RN-to-BSN completion program for nursing students. The program, which ushered in its first cohort in fall ...

Mounties too much for Pioneers

Things didn’t come easy for the Mount Baker Mountaineers on Friday night, but the team made the necessary plays late in the game to improve their record to 4-1. The Mounties faced a hungry Nooksack Valley ...

Lynden alum Feenstra wins PGA tourney

It was a down-to-the wire finish in Richland, Wash., but the last man standing was Lynden alum Tim Feenstra. The pro golfer, who is also an alumnus of Western Washington University, captured the 2013 Pacific ...

Friday Night Lights: Week five

It’s the time of the year where there will be plenty of conference matchups on the football field. Here in north country, this includes tonight’s tilt between Nooksack Valley and Mount Baker. ...

LC soccer falls to Burlington

The Lyncs entered Tuesday night’s contest against Burlington-Edison with a three-game winning streak, however, the 2A Tigers proved to be too physical in a 4-0 loss for the Lyncs. LC was able to ...

Train show set for weekend

LYNDEN — The Lynden Lions Club’s 29th annual Train Show will fill the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds’ Henry Jansen Ag Building this weekend. With over 50,000 square feet of show space, it is one ...

Meridian district sets strategic planning input meetings

LAUREL ­— The Meridian School District has scheduled two community input meetings for the district’s long-range planning process. The meetings will both be at 6:30 p.m. The first was on Tuesday, Oct. ...

Artist Point road closed for season

MOUNT BAKER — With six inches of snow on the ground at Mount Baker and more in the forecast, crews closed the road to Artist Point for the season on Monday, Sept. 30. Maintenance workers with the Washington ...

Horse show this weekend at fair’s equine center

LYNDEN ­— Have a total horse experience at the revamped Lynden Horse Expo and Draft Horse Spectacular Oct. 4-6. The reconfigured event in the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds’ Equine Events Center ...

Kids’ events this week at Fairway

LYNDEN — A hay maze for kids will be set up in the Fairway Center east parking lot Thursday through Saturday, said Gary Vis, executive director of the Lynden Chamber of Commerce. An opportunity for horse ...