Birnel qualifies for junior world racquetball championships

STOCKTON, California — Jake Birnel, a recent graduate of Meridian High School and longtime racquetball extraordinaire, has already competed twice in the sport’s Junior World Championships over the ...
Former Blaine High School standout Luke Ridnour, a 12-year NBA veteran, was dealt four times last week, including three times in a 24-hour span. Ridnour is in the final season of a two-year contract, with this season’s salary non-guaranteed. (Courtesy photo/NBA.com)

Ridnour traded four times last week; youth camp upcoming

Former Blaine High School standout Luke Ridnour, a 12-year NBA veteran, was dealt four times last week, including three times in a 24-hour span. Ridnour is in the final season of a two-year contract, with ...

Lynden Christian teams win tourney, new uniforms

The Lynden Christian boys’ and girls’ teams each won their respective brackets in the Adidas Challenge, a tournament over the weekend hosted by LC. Adidas, which sponsored the tournament, will be rewarding ...
Lynden junior shortstop and pitcher Jordan Wittenberg was named to the 2A all-state second team. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Wittenberg, Gelwicks named to all-state baseball team

Lynden junior shortstop and pitcher Jordan Wittenberg was named to the 2A all-state second team. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) WHATCOM — Lynden junior Jordan Wittenberg and Nooksack Valley senior ...
The Bellingham Post 7 American Legion team beat the U.S. Military All-Stars, 4-2, on June 24 at Joe Martin Stadium. The game raised money for the Wounded Warrior Project. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Post 7 hosts Military All-Stars

The Bellingham Post 7 American Legion team beat the U.S. Military All-Stars, 4-2, on June 24 at Joe Martin Stadium. The game raised money for the Wounded Warrior Project. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

LC names Vander Kooi new head baseball coach

LYNDEN — Lynden Christian named Daniel Vander Kooi its new head high school baseball coach, athletic director Curt De Haan announced Tuesday. Vander Kooi replaces Desi Luna, who stepped down last month ...

Nooksack hoops players running youth camp as senior project

EVERSON — Nooksack Valley seniors-to-be Aaron Bosscher and Connor Beard, a key duo on the Pioneers’ varsity basketball team, are hosting a youth basketball camp this summer as their senior project. The ...

Learn about 3D printing in summer classes

BELLINGHAM — Students and educators can discover the world of 3D printing this summer in two new non-credit courses offered through Whatcom Community College’s Community & Continuing Education ...

Blood reserves running low

SEATTLE — Bloodworks Northwest (formerly named the Puget Sound Blood Center) issued an urgent appeal for donors on June 25. Blood collections began to dip sharply as a result of the increasing heat wave ...

20 women each get $1,000 for higher education

WHATCOM — Whatcom Women in Business will give out $1,000 scholarships to 20 women to either begin college-level education or continue it. These are the recipients: Cheyanne Bennett, Kylee Bott, Bernadette ...