Lions bounce back with pair of victories, strong finishes

  WHATCOM — In a 2A top-10 matchup, No. 2-ranked Lynden (8-3, 3-1 Northwest Conference) dropped a 52-50 nail-biter at No. 6 Anacortes on Jan. 6.   The Lions won the Dec. 22 meeting between the ...

Lynden stifling opponents with shutdown defense

  WHATCOM — 2A No. 8-ranked Lynden (8-4, 4-0 Northwest Conference) used a pair of stellar defensive performances to remain unbeaten in league play.   On Friday, the Lions beat Meridian 44-35, ...

North County lacrosse registration open

  WHATCOM — Registration for the North County Cavaliers, a local club lacrosse program, is currently open for what will be the 10th season of play this spring.   The program offers teams from ...

Silent auction for Coaches vs. Cancer at LC-Meridian game

  LAUREL — The Meridian Booster Club will be holding a silent auction to raise funds for Coaches vs. Cancer during Friday’s varsity and junior varsity boys’ basketball games between Meridian ...

State minimum wage now at $9.47 per hour

  OLYMPIA — The state’s minimum wage rises annually, including during recessionary times, due to an automatic inflationary increase as part of the law.   The state minimum wage has more than ...
12.6.14 LHS vs Sedro Woolley FB_SWM267c

Lynden bond coming

LYNDEN — The Lynden School Board voted Thursday night to approve a resolution that will put a $48 million school facilities construction bond up for a public vote on April 28.   According to the ...

Dutch Village Mall looking at YWAM, upgrades

LYNDEN — Elements Hospitality is still forming potential uses for the basement of Dutch Village Mall while continuing on a path of creating 12 rooms at the Dutch Village Inn.   During an update given ...

Calendar

ONGOING January Series received locally The award-winning January Series of Calvin College is videostreamed to 510 Liberty St., Lynden, at 9:30 a.m. each weekday Jan. 7-27. Viewing the 21 lecture and cultural ...

Ericksen action requires 2/3rd Senate support to create new taxes

  OLYMPIA — A new rule was passed in the state Senate on its first day in 2015 session requiring a two-thirds vote of the chamber on procedural motions prior to final passage of bills creating new ...

VanWerven steps into new legislative role

2015 session starts Monday; 42nd District GOP delegation against tax hikes   OLYMPIA ­— For Luanne Van Werven, the experience of being sworn in as the 42nd District’s newest legislator on Monday, ...