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Former WCC coach aims to revamp Nooksack basketball

EVERSON — It’s not often that a coach with nearly two decades of experience at the college level elects to take over a struggling high school program. That, however, is exactly what first-year Nooksack ...

Girls Hoops Roundup: Yost breaks school record, scores 48

WHATCOM — Emily Yost set a school record, scoring 46 points in Mount Baker’s 77-39 rout of Oak Harbor on Friday. Yost also held the previous record, which she set with 39 points in last year’s season ...

Mounties solid on the mat

BLAINE — The Mount Baker boys’ wrestling team may be young, but it put together a solid showing at the Battle of the Border tournament last weekend at Blaine High School. Of the 12 Mountaineers wrestlers ...

Boys Hoops Roundup: Trojans remain unbeaten

WHATCOM — Meridian (6-0) remained undefeated with a pair of victories last week. The Trojans defeated Burlington 66-55 on Dec. 9 after racing to a 39-16 halftime lead. Alex Martin led Meridian with 20 ...

Lynden’s Sterk earns MVP honors

WHATCOM — Lynden senior Bryce Sterk was named the Northwest Conference 2A/3A MVP last week, highlighting a league-high six first-team all-conference selections for the Lions. “He’s one of those players ...
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Lively Nativity

Country Partners 4-H Club, which has dozens of members who keep many types of animals, put on a live Nativity scene at Elenbaas Country Store of Everson on Friday evening. Becky Thompson played the role ...

Lynden ‘leaning toward’ bond

LYNDEN — The Lynden School Board had a lively discussion at its Thursday evening board meeting on the future of school facilities and what a potential construction bond might look like. “They didn’t ...

North Sound Retail Center officially dead

LYNDEN — Powell Development and Barghausen Engineers have officially pulled their Lynden North Sound Retail Center zoning amendment application, ending, yet again, a likely effort to place a Fred Meyer ...

Local All-Northwest Conference football selections

Local 2A/3A selections MVP: Bryce Sterk FIRST TEAM – OFFENSE Offensive line: Bryce Sterk (Lynden) Running backs: Trent Postma (Lynden) Wide receivers: Jordan Wittenberg (Lynden) Kicker: Per ...
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Miniature Lynden under the moonlight

LYNDEN — The annual Lynden Lighted Christmas Parade went off under clear skies on Saturday evening, Dec. 6, with streets packed in the historic downtown business district and near Fairway Center. Judges ...