New steakhouse coming to Homestead

LYNDEN — Watch for the opening of yet another restaurant at Homestead Golf & Country Club. The Reserve at Homestead is now closed and a new group of owners has taken over, shutting down food service ...
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More than pride on the line

LYNDEN — It happens every year. In early January, Lynden and Lynden Christian meet in a rivalry that dates back decades. 2013 is different, however. Both teams are not only coming off state championships ...
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Swimmers keep improving

LYNDEN — For Lynden Lions swimming coach Steve Gibb, the hard work he and his athletes have put forth this season is certainly paying off. Gibb, who implemented a new P90X training regiment this year, ...
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Pioneering their way to victory

NOOKSACK — Depth and experience. It’s what’s needed to compete at a high level and is essential for a team when they suffer shooting woes. For the Nooksack Valley girls basketball team, the above-mentioned ...

Making moves on the mat

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — Hard work and dedication. It’s what every coach hopes to see from athletes and it’s exactly what Nooksack Valley girls wrestling coach Michelle DeKoekkoek has seen in 2012. The Pioneers ...
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Rebounding a focus for Lions

LYNDEN — Rebounding, rebounding and rebounding. It’s what the Lynden Christian Lyncs are known for and it’s exactly what Lynden coach Rob Adams understands his girls need to work on during practice ...

New energy in the state Senate

By Sen. Doug Ericksen The new bipartisan Majority Coalition Caucus in the Washington State Senate is injecting fresh life and solutions into the hallowed halls of the Capitol Dome. This new majority believes ...
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For peat’s sake

LYNDEN ­— Somewhere very near this spot in 1870, Lynden’s first white family settled into their cabin just a short walk up from the Nooksack River. The Judsons didn’t worry about the peat soil then. ...

Top 10 local news stories of 2012

The news that makes us take notice every year varies for each person, but some items have a seemingly universal draw. The Tribune staff compiled our list of the most head-turning local news of 2012 and ...
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State of the Arts: 2-4-6-0-Awesome describes ‘Les Miz’

Hollywood loves adaptations, so much so that there’s an entire separate Oscar category for adapted screenplays. The habit stinks of laziness, as though Tinseltown doesn’t have enough original ideas ...