Guterson to speak at the J Tuesday

WHATCOM ­— Featured author David Guterson makes several public appearances, including a visit to Lynden’s Jansen Art Center next Tuesday evening, Feb. 19. He will give his main talk at the 321 Front ...

Post-Sandy Hook forum focuses on mental health

BELLINGHAM — The tragic events at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., in December have resonated across America, as families, educators and public officials raise questions about recognizing ...

State Legislature testing online comment on bills

OLYMPIA — The Legislature this year has added an online comment option for bills under consideration in addition to the traditional telephone hotline it continues to offer the public. The “e-comments” ...

Chorale plans gala on 1960s musical theme

BELLINGHAM — A Friday, March 15, gala benefit auction by the Bellingham Chamber Chorale celebrates American classics through cabaret music of the 1960s. “Live & Singin’” starts at 6 p.m. at ...

Lynden Middle School releases first-trimester honor roll

LYNDEN — Lynden Middle School has released its first-trimester honor roll, and the following students are named: 4.0 GPA Eighth grade — Christina Bogart, Devin Gartner, Kristen Hewson, Laura Klem, ...

WWU philosophy/religion lectures set for next week

BELLINGHAM — Eleonore Stump presents two lectures as part of the Bellingham Lectures in Philosophy and Religion at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 19, and Thursday, Feb. 21, in the Performing Arts Center ...

Northwest Ag-Biz Center announces slate of workshops

MOUNT VERNON — The Northwest Agriculture Business Center announces its 2013 agriculture business and product development series, which is now at over 20 workshops. Transitioning to Value-Added Products ...

Lynden Vision Clinic acquires Bellingham office; open house set

LYNDEN — Dr. Mira Swiecicki, doctor of optometry and owner of Lynden Vision Clinic, has expanded by acquiring Spyglass Optik in Bellingham. Swiecicki assumed operation of Spyglass Optik, located along ...
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Slalom shines under Baker sun

The Mount Baker Legendary Banked Slalom was held Friday through Sunday, and numerous locals placed quite high in the final results. Champions and local top-five finishers are listed below.  Pro Men First ...

Girls Hoops: LC keeps on rolling

MOUNTLAKE TERRACE — For the Lynden Christian Lyncs, it’s been nothing but dominating performances to start off the postseason. LC easily captured the 1A district title last week at Mountlake Terrace ...