Alleged child rapist caught at Blaine crossing

BLAINE — A Bellingham man wanted for alleged rape of a child was apprehended July 4 by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Field Operations at the Peace Arch Port of Entry. Officers arrested ...

County plans to chip-seal several roads this week 

WHATCOM -— About a dozen roads, mostly in the Ferndale area, are scheduled for chip sealing this week by county Public Works. The roads include: Waschke (north of Smith), Aldrich (from Smith to  Axton), ...

Hats Off motorcycle run a benefit event

LYNDEN — Hats Off T-Shirts & Engraving will host the third annual Raspberry Festival Motorcycle Poker Run and Bike Show. The charity event starts at the Stanwood American Legion on Saturday, July ...

Calendar

CALENDAR ONGOING Theater shows The Mount Baker Theatre presents in repertory “Talley’s Folly,” starting on July 15 and running through Aug. 8, and “Last of the Red Hot Lovers,” starting July ...

Letters to the editor – July 9

Museum fireworks booth a major fundraiser I am writing to say thank you to the community for supporting the many Lynden fireworks booths this year. The Lynden Pioneer Museum fireworks booth had a great ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, July 9 • Lynden School Board, Lynden High School library, 1201 Bradley Rd., Lynden, 7 a.m. • Diking District 3, River & Flood Division conference room, Civic Center Building, 322 N. ...

Razz Fest deadline coming

LYNDEN — The deadline to submit a team application for the Curt Maberry Memorial Classic 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament is Friday, July 11. Find the registration form at lynden.org/curt-maberry-memorial-classic. ...
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Hommes no stranger to adversity

LYNDEN — When you look up “adversity” in the dictionary, the first two words of its definition jump off the page. “Difficulties; misfortune.” Then, when you browse through the synonyms, you see ...
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It’s not all about the wins

LYNDEN — Lynden baseball coach Cory White doesn’t believe in taking much time off the baseball diamond. Following Lynden’s regional exit from the state tournament, White and his players took about ...
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U-9 state champs

Lynden’s U-9 baseball team captured the state championship at the Wenatchee tournament over the weekend. The team is, from left, front row: Charlie Aryes, Lane Dykstra, Duke Ohligschlager, Dexter Zylstra ...