LC soccer wins state opener

The Lynden Christian boys soccer team opened up state competition tuesday night at Civic Stadium, knocking off Seton Catholic 2-0. With the victory, LC now moves on to the elite eight and will take on ...

North County lacrosse advances

The North County Lacrosse team hosted Seattle Prep in the first round of the playoffs last Friday.  The Cavliers took a 3-0 lead early with some exciting goals however Seattle Prep slowly battled back ...

Phelps and Blackburn put on a show

Jalani Phelps can play the game of football, there’s no doubt about that. Hailing from Lynden, though, sometimes athletes can get overlooked, but on Sunday, Phelps showed why he’ll be a top ...

Baseball: Lynden, Mount Baker and Meridian headed to state

On Saturday, the Lions needed to win back-to-back games to punch their ticket to the 2013 2A state baseball tournament. The Lions did just that, defeating Lake Washington 4-1 on Saturday morning, followed ...

Softball: Pioneers and Mounties end regular season on a high note

On Wednesday afternoon, the fastpitch regular season came to an end and several north county squads were in action. This included Nooksack Valley, who recorded their third straight victory with a 7-6 win ...
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Goats for hire visit Meridian schools

Students look on as a herd of 15 goats from Everson’s Git Yer Goat, LLC perform cleanup duties chomping on blackberry bushes near the natural garden at Meridian Middle School on Friday…. This ...

27 east Lynden acres set for housing

LYNDEN ­— Housing will extend into 27 more acres on Lynden’s eastern fringe. The City Council on Monday approved the North Prairie Planned Residential Development proposed by Bob Libolt into a central ...

Mail carrier food drive Saturday

The annual Mail Carriers Food Drive to benefit Lynden’s Project Hope Food bank is this Saturday, May 11. Jim Grennell, Project Hope director, said supplies are low heading into the summer. On Saturday, ...

Lynden Noon Kiwanis celebrates 50th anniversary

LYNDEN — The local community now has 50 years of Kiwanis service to be thankful for. The Lynden Noon Kiwanis Club, which started out simply as Lynden Kiwanis before a breakfast club split apart as its ...

Mount Baker School District receives OSPI energy grant

DEMING — The Mount Baker School District is one of 28 districts to receive a combined $20 million grant for school energy efficiency improvements, the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction ...