New trail links Fairhaven Park to Chuckanut Forest

BELLNGHAM ­— A new trail linking Fairhaven Park to the Chuckanut Community Forest was opened on Oct. 8. The wide gravel trail leads from the park to 18th Street, off Fairhaven Parkway, replacing a path ...

Letters to the editor

Our patriotism has become lazy Veterans Day, Nov. 11, 2015, is coming shortly and I wanted to share some of my thoughts with you. I am a World War II veteran, one of those of the Greatest Generation era. ...

Meetings

Wednesday, Nov. 4 • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Northwest Annex conference room, Planning and Development Services, 5280 Northwest Dr., Bellingham, 3:30 p.m. On the agenda: Paula ...

Calendar

ONGOING NVHS play Nooksack Valley High School presents “Legally Blonde the Musical” Nov. 5, 6, 7, 12, 13 and 14 at 7 p.m. and at 2 p.m. on Nov. 8 and 15 in the NVHS Performing Arts Center. $10 for ...
Lynden senior Sarah Hollander has broken the swim team record in both the 200 freestyle and the 500 freestyle, and she is tied for the record in the 100 backstroke. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lynden’s record-breaking swimmer

LYNDEN — Sarah Hollander is putting together one of the best seasons in the history of the Lynden girls’ swim program, having already broken two team records and tied another. And the star senior has ...
Ruben Hernandez, left, is Rod Fadden’s replacement in Sumas as utilities superintendent. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune)

Fadden ends 31 years in Sumas utilities roles

By Elisa Claassen for the Lynden Tribune SUMAS — Friday, Oct. 30, marked the last day at Sumas City Hall for long-time utilities superintendent Rod Fadden, who also wore other job hats over the decades. ...
Lynden Christian sophomore Avery Dykstra lofts a ball over a Cedar Park Christian defender during the Lyncs’ four-set victory over the Eagles in Wednesday’s district semifinal match. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lyncs clinch 19th consecutive state tournament appearance

BOTHELL — For the 19th straight season, Lynden Christian has secured a spot in the state tournament. But for the first time since 2009, the Lyncs will be heading to Yakima as volleyball district champions. ...

Roper, DeBoer selected for Hall of Fame induction

LYNDEN — A pair of local high school boys’ basketball coaches will soon be Hall of Famers. Lynden head coach Brian Roper and Lynden Christian head coach Roger DeBoer are two of six coaches who have ...

Four local cross country teams headed to state

LANGLEY — Nooksack Valley senior Amy Jo Murphy won her second consecutive bi-district title and four local teams qualified for the state championships in what was a strong showing for north Whatcom County ...

Football roundup: Lions, Cubs set for another rematch

LYNDEN — Get ready for Lynden vs. Sedro-Woolley, Part IV. For the fourth time in just more than a year — and the second time in 15 days — the Lions and Cubs will square off. After Sedro-Woolley lost ...