Fourth grader Angel Cartagena looks at drawings of a new Lynden Middle School Monday as his mother Suzie, a middle school paraeducator, talks with architect David King. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Lynden schools’ design passing final scrutiny

Fourth grader Angel Cartagena looks at drawings of a new Lynden Middle School Monday as his mother Suzie, a middle school paraeducator, talks with architect David King. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune) Fisher ...

Lynden School District hires VanderYacht as assistant superintendent

Isom principal will make transition next school year LYNDEN — Lynden fixture David Vander Yacht has served the Lynden School District in numerous roles already. His next position moves him into the ...
The 42nd District’s three legislators take questions at a Feb. 19 town hall meeting in Lynden. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Legislature creates education task force

The 42nd District’s three legislators take questions at a Feb. 19 town hall meeting in Lynden. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune) By Izumi Hansen WNPA Olympia News Bureau    OLYMPIA — In a Feb. 25 maneuver ...

Nooksack Valley girls earn first trip to Yakima since 2008

BATTLE GROUND — Nooksack Valley raced to an early lead and held off seventh-ranked La Center for a 47-39 win on Saturday in a 1A state regional matchup at Battle Ground High School. The victory advances ...

LC boys eliminated by Zillah in colossal state regional battle

YAKIMA — With two of the state’s top 1A teams pitted against one another in a state regional matchup, one was guaranteed to see its season cut short of a deserving trip to Yakima for next week’s ...

LC girls punch ticket to Yakima with dominant regional win

MOUNT VERNON — Lynden Christian, with an interior that features 6-2 Kara Bajema and 6-1 Sam Van Loo, owns a height advantage over most opponents. It was even more pronounced on Friday against a team ...

Realigned co-op pays out $12.5 million

LYNDEN — CHS Northwest, formerly Whatcom Farmers Co-op, has distributed to its stock holding members over $12.5 million of unallocated reserves. These equities, distributed in early February as 40 percent ...

Schematics for two new Lynden schools on display next Monday

Timeline has construction starting in June on Fisher Elementary School   LYNDEN ­— Community members have an opportunity to view the latest schematic design plans for the new Fisher Elementary School ...
A cover crop in Whatcom County also provides trumpeter swan habitat in the field in winter. (Courtesy Photo)

Cover crops become common practice locally

A cover crop in Whatcom County also provides trumpeter swan habitat in the field in winter. (Courtesy Photo) Benefits are feed, soil health and protection of water quality   WHATCOM — During the winter ...

Evergreen State Interiors opens in Bender Plaza

LYNDEN — Evergreen State Interiors, specializing in the sales and installation of wood, vinyl and tile flooring products, opened a retail store earlier this month in Lynden’s Bender Plaza, 8874 Bender ...