Women’s league helps Comp. Plan update

  WHATCOM — The League of Women Voters of Bellingham/Whatcom County is scheduling presentations of its Comp Plan Road Show, a 30-minute interactive presentation helping the community understand and ...

BP refinery gives $15,000 for NSEA to help kids restore salmon habitat

  WHATCOM — The BP Cherry Point Refinery has donated $15,000 to the Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Association to support the Students for Salmon school education program.   With the money, NSEA ...
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Pioneers on the rise

  EVERSON — The players on Nooksack Valley’s soccer team have been zeroed in on making this a landmark season for the program.   So much so that, prior to the season, many of the Pioneer boys ...
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A pitching duel for the ages

  FERNDALE — Going on his 11th season as Lynden’s head coach, Steve Petersen has seen a lot of great softball games in his time with the Lions.   None, however, quite like the one he witnessed ...
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Pioneers looking to heat up bats

  EVERSON — The season hasn’t begun quite like Nooksack Valley had hoped for. As head coach Scott Gelwicks put it, the Pioneers could have a much better record right now.   But the reality: ...

Soccer: Lions dominate LC, fall to Ferndale

  WHATCOM — Lynden (5-4, 3-2 Northwest Conference) blew past rival Lynden Christian 5-0 on April 1, jumping out to an early 2-0 lead behind a pair of goals by NWC scoring leader Nicolas Parris.   Gerardo ...

Baseball: Ranson’s no-hitter leads Baker to first win

  WHATCOM — Colton Ranson threw a complete-game no-hitter on April 2, leading Mount Baker (1-8, 0-4) past Concrete, 2-0, for its first win of the baseball season. Ranson struck out 13 batters and ...

Softball: Pioneers still undefeated

  WHATCOM — Nooksack Valley (6-0, 3-0 Northwest Conference) remained undefeated in softball with victories over Meridian and Blaine last week.   On March 31, the Pioneers routed Meridian 13-3, ...

Lynden Slow-Pitch league registration open

  LYNDEN — The Lynden Spring League Slow-Pitch games will begin the week of April 12.   The season consists of doubleheaders on Tuesday and Thursday nights and will last six weeks.   Cost ...

Baker’s Wilson places second in Whatcom County Championship

  SUDDEN VALLEY — Mount Baker’s Gemma Wilson finished second overall with a score of 49 in the Whatcom County Championship on April 2 at Sudden Valley Golf Course.   Her teammate, Bria Henthorn, ...