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Lion swimmers advance to state

ANACORTES — Heading into the season, Lynden coach Linda Bode had an aspiration of getting some of her young swimmers to the 2A state meet. Over the weekend at the Fidalgo pool in Anacortes, several girls ...
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Year comes to an end for Pioneers

SEATTLE — The Nooksack Valley volleyball team entered Saturday’s 1A tri-district tournament with a chance to make it to the state tournament, but the team lost both of its games at King’s High School. ...
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Rodeo folded into fair

LYNDEN — After nine years as a stand-alone event operated by the Northwest Washington Fair, the Lynden PRCA Rodeo will now be part of the fair, showcased as the main grandstand draw on the fair’s Friday ...

Be The One: Mentoring at LHS

LYNDEN — Not long ago, Nancy McHarness walked into Lynden High School carrying a caramel macchiato contained in a shiny new stainless steel The Woods Coffee travel mug. The recipient of the gift was ...

Expect January unveil of Delft Square remake

LYNDEN — There hasn’t been a visual change yet at what used to be Delft Square, but that isn’t for lack of behind-the-scenes work. The design for a complete overhaul of the burnt and vacant shell ...

NV volleyball still alive

Following a 3-2 victory over Life Christian Academy on Thursday night, the Nooksack Valley Pioneers advanced in the 1A tri-district tournament and will play South Whidbey at 11 a.m. at King’s High ...

Progressives elected to County Council; Closest races are for port, fire commissioner

WHATCOM ­— The “progressive” slate of four candidates is winning a clean sweep over the “conservative” side for the County Council in the Nov. 5 general election. The leaders each had a margin ...

LC girls live to see another day

In a loser-out contest at LC on Thursday night, the Lyncs’ volleyball team defeated Overlake 3-0. With the victory, LC will now face either Forest Ridge or Charles Wright Academy at 11 a.m. on Saturday ...

Meridian girls qualify to state

The memorable season for the Meridian Trojan girls soccer team keeps getting better. On Thursday afternoon, the ladies of Laurel took down University Prep 1-0 to earn fourth place in the 1A tri-district ...

Lynden back at the top

After a few weeks sitting at number two in the Associated Press’ 2A state football rankings, the Lynden Lions are back at number one. Lynden, who is a perfect 9-0 this season, jumped Tumwater (9-0) ...