Everson boy struck by semi, seriously injured

EVERSON — A 3-year-old Everson boy was seriously injured on Saturday, April 12, when he ran across the road and was struck by a semi truck. The truck, driven by Parminder S. Rangdhu, 44, of Abbotsford, ...

County begins planning new 8,800-acre Lake Whatcom park

WHATCOM ­— Effective this year, 8,800 acres of forest land around Lake Whatcom transfers to Whatcom County from the Washington Department of Natural Resources through a reconveyance. These lands are ...

Lynden Police to take expired medications

LYNDEN — In an effort to safely dispose of unused or expired medications, the Lynden Police Department will take such products from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 26. The event is at the Lynden ...
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Aldergrove border crossing to be rebuilt

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. — Look for facility upgrades at the border crossing just north of Lynden. On Monday, Steven Blaney, Canada’s Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, announced that Lark ...

Keep fluoridating city water? Question comes up as city builds its new treatment plant

LYNDEN ­— A young mother, speaking during City Council open session April 7, raised concerns about fluoride in city water, and veteran City Council member Gary Bode later said the issue is up for discussion ...

Boys soccer: Lynden falls to Burlington-Edison

In a meeting of 2A NWC foes, Burlington-Edison defeated Lynden 5-2 on Tuesday afternoon. With the loss, the Lions are now 2-4-2 on the season. Goals in that game for Lynden were scored by Alex Guenther ...

Boys & Girls Club sets Lynden discussion meeting on future plans

WHATCOM — The Boys & Girls Clubs of Whatcom County is in the process of gathering community input through a series of roundtable meetings. “This is a significant part of the strategic plan our ...

Flex Gym open house Sat.

LYNDEN — Flex Gym is unlike any other gym in Whatcom County, said owner Rob Brooks. “We’re a ‘true gym,’ with a focus primarily on free weights,” he said. Opened at 1842 Front St. Unit D on ...

Marvel’s new ‘Captain America’ is studio’s best movie yet

“Captain America: The Winter Soldier” shouldn’t be as good as it is. Captain America himself is a character that many thought would be impossible to adapt to cinema. He’s the token Boy Scout hero, ...

Everson spaghetti dinner Saturday benefits Oso landslide victims

EVERSON — The Everson Lions Club is planning a Saturday, April 12, spaghetti dinner that will be a benefit for the Oso mudslide victims. The cost will be donations only that will go 100 percent to victims ...