A sweeping review for Gateway Terminal

WHATCOM — The proposed Gateway Pacific Terminal at Cherry Point, potentially the largest coal port in North America, will get an environmental review of unprecedented scope, reaching even to studying ...
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City has new administrator

    LYNDEN ­— New City Administrator Mike Martin sat for his first meeting with the Lynden City Council Monday, taking the spot Bill Verwolf filled through Friday. It was also his first day ...

Yaniv Attar is symphony maestro

WHATCOM — Yaniv Attar takes the podium as new music director of the Whatcom Symphony Orchestra this 2013-14 season, which is simply titled “Celebrate!” The six-concert schedule boasts two superstar ...

State of the Arts: ‘The Wolverine’ surprises with new take

It’s always nice to be pleasantly surprised by a movie. Some of my favorite films have been big surprises, and while James Mangold’s “The Wolverine” certainly doesn’t rank anywhere near the top ...
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Cruising Lynden the old-fashioned way

You’ll see my best posture when I’m cruising through Lynden. On my bike, that is. It isn’t that I’m against quality posture at other time of my life, it is just that I’ve discovered an enjoyment ...

Letters to the editor

New ride at the fair shouldn’t be extra charge I just wanted to voice my opinion about the new ride at the fair. I am excited that there is a great new roller coaster being added to the numerous other ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Aug. 7 • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m.   Thursday, Aug. 8 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, ...
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Lintz gets call of a lifetime

RENTON — On Thursday afternoon, with the sunshine beaming, Meridian alumnus Andrei Lintz traveled to Lynden High School to meet up with former Lion football standout Blair Bomber. The two, who played ...
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Life With Lio: A-Rod is a cheat and a liar and unfortunately, he had me fooled

As I turned on my television set on Monday evening, I flipped through the channels and made my way to ESPN for some late night SportsCenter. Normally a rerun of Seinfeld or the King of Queens captures ...

Golf tourney returns

LYNDEN — Lynden High School head football coach Curt Kramme still remembers the conversations he had with former Lion athlete Tony Wilson in 2007. When Kramme joined the Lynden program in 1991, his budget ...