2013 NWC golf teams announced

The Northwest Conference released it’s all-conference golf team for 2013 and several north county student athletes received honors. However, the biggest award went to Lynden Christian head coach ...

Darigold trying to reduce new dryer’s noise

LYNDEN — Darigold is working to reduce the loudness of air emissions from its new milk drying facility that is now in “startup phase,” say company representatives. However, the Lynden Darigold plant ...
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At Memorial Day attention

Boy Scouts of local Troop 4028 hoisted the American flag first to full staff, then to half, to start the Memorial Day service at Lynden Cemetery Monday. The 50-minute service proceeded in good weather ...
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Skagit bridge disrupts even local traffic, commerce

WHATCOM ­— Apart from being Lynden’s mayor, Scott Korthuis has day-to-day concerns as the production manager at Oxbo International’s Lynden mechanical harvester manufacturing plant. So, after the ...
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Ski to Sea Race has local flavor

The team Tight Genes, composed of six Lynden Christian School graduates and one current school principal, won the Family division of the 2013 Ski to Sea Race Sunday. They finished the seven-leg course ...

Graduation season starts June 6 at LC

WHATCOM — May is coming to an end, and every year that means that Whatcom County’s high school graduations are right around the corner. The graduations scheduled for each high school are as follows: ...

Expect tons of tractors during June 1 Farmers Day Parade

LYNDEN — Tractors, tractors and more tractors will lead off the 2013 Farmers Day Parade. The Puget Sound Antique Tractor and Machinery Association has been named the grand marshal for the June 1 parade ...

NEXUS lane times change again in Sumas

SUMAS — The operating times for the NEXUS lane at the Sumas port of entry will change again on June 10. The dedicated lane will operate only between 8 and 11 a.m. Monday through Friday. But for those ...

Washington Federal hosting food drive

WHATCOM — Washington Federal’s Lynden and Ferndale branches will participate in a countywide food drive hosted by the bank to support Food4Tots. Cash donations for the Milk Money Program are also accepted. ...
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Rotary scholars excel in county

Mount Baker Rotary Club awarded $36,000 in scholarships in 2013 to the following Whatcom County high school students: from left, front row, (L-R) Cody Lindquist, LCHS; Mikayla Jansma, LCHS; Maddie Hommes, ...