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Pioneers rally their way to state

Nooksack Valley earns first state berth since 2007 with stunning comeback win By Cameron Van Til sports@lyndentribune.com   BELLINGHAM ...
Meridian junior Derek Campfield tossed a complete-game three-hit shutout on Saturday, leading the Trojans to a 1-0 win over South Whidbey and a state tournament berth. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Pitching gems power Trojans back to state

BELLINGHAM — Pitching is always key, but it’s paramount this time of year in high school baseball, when having the arms for a doubleheader is a must. Meridian was a perfect case in point on Saturday. ...
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Fransen nets hat trick as Lyncs flip the script

LC earns bi-district berth, ousts Pioneers to complete massive turnaround By Cameron Van Til sports@lyndentribune.com   BELLINGHAM — Fifty-four ...
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Senior-day heroics

Lynden rallies for pivotal walk-off win, ultimately securing league championship By Cameron Van Til sports@lyndentribune.com ...

Letters to the Editor — May 13, 2015

A trio of thanks from kids for Lynden school bond passage   The following three letters are from students in Mrs. Cornelsen’s fifth-grade class at Isom Elementary School:   I would like to thank ...

Lessons from my childhood May memories

Guest opinion by John Van Hemert   May I tell you what one mom said on this very day, May 10, 1940? My mother, Nelly Van Hemert Vander Kooij, said, when we saw enormous black clouds to the west, the ...

Dr. Alveda King to speak May 21-22

Venues are WWU and Lakeway Inn; admission free for niece of MLK Jr.   LYNDEN ­— Alveda King, niece of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., will speak at two public events locally on behalf ...

Bruce Ayers says jail must be built

From District 1, he has a lifetime of involvements   BELLINGHAM — Bruce Ayers, a 40-year professional land surveyor who served a term on the Bellingham City Council in the 1990s, is running for the ...

Todd Donovan: Key opportunities now

He is now on the charter review commission   BELLINGHAM — Western Washington University professor Todd Donovan has announced his campaign to represent District 1 on the Whatcom County Council. If ...

Starkenburg to buy well-known barber shop

Goal: ‘keep those things that make the community unique’ By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com   LYNDEN ­— Blake ...