7th annual LHS girls’ basketball and volleyball crab feed set for Feb. 7

 LYNDEN — The seventh annual Lynden girls’ basketball and volleyball crab feed is set for Saturday, Feb. 7, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at LHS’ Jake Maberry Gymnasium.   The event will both feature ...

Blaine man dies in Friday bicycle-truck collision

  BLAINE ­— A 53-year-old Blaine man died at the scene where he was crossing an intersection on a bicycle at 5:37 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 23, and was struck by a pickup truck, according to the Washington ...

Customs moves Trusted Traveler center; ribbon-cutting Thursday

CUSTER — U.S. Customs and Border Protection and Canada Border Services Agency will hold a ribbon-cutting opening ceremony for their newly relocated joint Trusted Traveler Enrollment Center.   The ...
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LC picks new leader

LYNDEN — Lynden Christian School has chosen Paul Bootsma to replace outgoing superintendent Don Kok when he retires following the 2014-15 school year.   Bootsma currently serves as principal and ...

Problem wall delays 401 Front St. project

LYNDEN — This is a problem when buildings are well over 100 years old.   The bricks and mortar that form the common wall between the condemned 401 Front St. building and adjoining Dutch Mothers Family ...

Ericksen: Stop Seattle tunnel drilling project

  OLYMPIA — It’s time to pull the plug on Bertha, the tunnel boring machine that has been stuck under downtown Seattle for more than a year without budging, say two state senators, including Doug ...

Tuesday night hoops roundup: Lynden girls fall in OT

For the second game in a row, Lynden dropped a nailbiter to one of the top teams in the Northwest Conference. Coming off a close defeat to rival Lynden Christian last week, the Lions lost 47-46 in overtime ...

Friday night hoops roundup: Baker boys outlast Nooksack in double overtime

The Mount Baker boys rallied from a late deficit at the end of regulation and another at the end of the first overtime before outlasting Nooksack Valley 63-59 in double overtime. The Mountaineers (6-10, ...

Lancaster’s pivotal stretch leads Lyncs past Lions in battle of unbeatens

After a couple of breakdowns by his defense late in the fourth quarter, Lynden Christian head coach Brady Bomber pulled aside point guard Mikayla Lancaster, one of the Lyncs’ two senior leaders. “A ...

Kivlighn honors late brother with career-high 16 points, leading Lions past Lyncs on emotional night

After passing away from cancer a few months ago, Lynden sophomore guard Andrew Kivlighn’s late brother was honored during a special halftime ceremony at Thursday night’s Coaches vs. Cancer game. And ...