Tribune wins general excellence award

OLYMPIA — The Lynden Tribune won a second-place award for general excellence at the 2013 Washington Newspaper Publishers Association convention held last week. An awards banquet was held Friday evening. ...

Account formed to help fire victims

FERNDALE — The September house fire of Bob and Connie Nieuwendorp at 2985 Brown Rd. has led to a total loss of the house for the family. The Red Cross stepped in with initial assistance, but Paula Willand ...

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 ...