Retired Skagit judge appointed trustee

BELLINGHAM — Gov. Jay Inslee has appointed retired Superior Court Judge John M. Meyer of Mount Vernon to Western Washington University’s Board of Trustees. “John Meyer has served the state in many ...

Letters to the editor

Abortion consequences harmful for life   There is a problem that the world thinks is right — abortion. You see, a baby is a baby no matter what it looks like. Even if a developing baby looks like a ...

Meetings

Wednesday, Nov. 11 • Many public offices, schools and businesses are closed for Veterans Day. • Tenmile Creek Clean Water Project, BelleWood Acres community room, 6140 Guide Meridian Rd., 6:30 p.m. ...

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ONGOING NVHS play Nooksack Valley High School presents “Legally Blonde the Musical” at 7 p.m. Nov. 12, 13 and 14 and at 2 p.m. on Nov. 15 in the NVHS Performing Arts Center. $10 for adults, $6 for ...
Lynden Christian senior outside hitter Kara Bajema, a University of Washington commit, has helped lead the Lyncs to a 19th consecutive state volleyball tournament appearance. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Bajema wrapping up illustrious LC career

LYNDEN — Kara Bajema’s potential has always been evident. Her upside has always been intriguing. But to turn capability into reality takes dedication and commitment. The 6-2 Lynden Christian volleyball ...

Lighted Christmas Parade part of busy Dec. 4-5 weekend

LYNDEN — The Lighted Christmas Parade is set for Saturday, Dec. 5, as part of a busy weekend of holiday-themed events planned by the Lynden Chamber of Commerce. Here’s a summary: Holiday Dessert Baking ...
Lynden suffered a 21-17 loss to Sedro-Woolley on Friday night in the district playoffs, snapping the Lions’ streak of nine consecutive state playoff appearances.

Sedro-Woolley eliminates Lions in district playoff

BELLINGHAM — Falling short of state is an almost foreign concept for a powerhouse Lynden program accustomed to deep postseason runs. After all, Lynden’s seniors were in second grade the last time a ...
Left: Nooksack Valley’s Amy Jo Murphy led all local runners with a fourth-place finish. Right: Lynden Christian's Eric Steiger placed 14th to lead all local boys.

Locals post strong performances at state cross country meet

PASCO — Nooksack Valley senior Amy Jo Murphy wrapped up an illustrious prep cross country career with a fourth-place medal at the 1A state championships on Saturday at Sun Willows Golf Course in Pasco. ...

Somers commits to play basketball at Seattle Pacific

LYNDEN — Lynden senior Sterling Somers has committed to playing Division II basketball at Seattle Pacific University, the two-sport athlete announced on Sunday. “I’ve always wanted to play college ...

Lynden soccer’s historic season ends after first-ever district berth

LYNDEN — It was a historic season for the Lynden girls’ soccer program. And one that carried a very special meaning after tragedy struck over the summer. Sofia Milstead, a graduated teammate, passed ...