Girls basketball roundup: LC beats Burlington in battle of top-ranked teams

WHATCOM — Lynden Christian (13-1, 6-0) used a pair of 9-0 fourth-quarter runs to pull away for a 71-58 win over previously unbeaten Burlington on Jan. 12 in a key Northwest Conference matchup between ...

Smith wins individual title, Baker girls wrestling places second at Othello tourney

OTHELLO — Mount Baker senior wrestler Natalie Smith won the 120-pound title and was one of six Mountaineers to earn top-three finishes at the Othello Girls Invitational on Saturday. Mount Baker placed ...

Lynden boys swim team wins pair of events in narrow loss to Squalicum

BELLINGHAM — The Lynden boys swim team had an individual winner and a winning relay team in an 85-80 dual-meet loss to Squalicum on Jan. 12 at Arne Hanna Aquatic Center. Daniel Traina won the 100-meter ...

Correction: Baker girls wrestling team had 10 NWC finalists

Last week’s article about the Mount Baker girls wrestling team winning the Northwest Conference Championships left out 190-pound runner-up Jada Jarvin. She gave the Mountaineers 10 finalists. Jarvin ...
Mary Poppins

Making ‘Mary Poppins’ at Lynden Christian

The rehearsing is coming down to real performances next week of “Mary Poppins” at Lynden Christian High School. From left, Ava Hill, Haley Ponnech, Andrew Hoekema and Jack Vander Griend play their ...

Groups join in Tenmile water testing

District farmers also want to know sources of contamination WHATCOM — Farmers in the Laurel Watershed Improvement District and area residents in the Tenmile Clean Water Project, a group of volunteers ...
The East Madison Street house was gutted. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune)

Nooksack house fire started from candle-making

The East Madison Street house was gutted. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune) NOOKSACK ­— A house was gutted Monday morning by fire started apparently from candle-making in a bedroom. The 911 call was received ...

LC pulls away for win over previously unbeaten Burlington in battle of top-ranked teams

LYNDEN — The Lynden Christian girls basketball team used a pair of 9-0 fourth-quarter runs to pull away for a 71-58 win over previously unbeaten Burlington on Tuesday in a key Northwest Conference matchup ...

Continuing in the cold

The temperature throughout north Whatcom County has remained seasonably on average, while the precipitation, after a wet end to 2015, has dropped well below averages to start the year. Here the pond at ...
Lynden Pioneer Museum director Troy Luginbill, left, receives a check from LPM Endowment Foundation chair Dick Decima on Monday, a gift that topped a total of $100,00 given from the local endowment foundation to the museum. (Tim Newcomb/Lynden Tribune)

Museum endowment foundation tops $100,000

Lynden Pioneer Museum director Troy Luginbill, left, receives a check from LPM Endowment Foundation chair Dick Decima on Monday, a gift that topped a total of $100,00 given from the local endowment foundation ...