Lynden struggles against W.F. West’s size, is ousted again by Bearcats

Lynden was able to overcome a significant interior size differential last week in a regional-round victory over Black Hills. But W.F. West was a different beast. Facing a lineup featuring three players ...

Roetcisoender, defense lead LC boys into state semis

Lynden Christian is accustomed to winning with its up-tempo, high-scoring offense. On Thursday, however, it was the Lyncs’ defense that perhaps made the biggest impact. LC allowed just 18 points combined ...

Rough fourth quarter ends LC girls’ title hopes

YAKIMA — Lynden Christian entered the fourth quarter in good position. After outscoring Lakeside (Nine Mile Falls) 11-4 in third and allowing just 19 points combined over the game’s first 24 minutes, ...

City to save money on phones, internet

  LYNDEN ­— With two new address sites in 2015, the city is also getting a new phone service provider.   A new public works yard and headquarters are being set up at 745 E. Badger Rd. Meanwhile, ...

Three running for county Dairy Ambassador

  WHATCOM — Tickets can now be reserved for the March 27 Whatcom County Dairy Ambassador Coronation and Banquet event, to be held in Hampton Inn’s Fox Hall of Bellingham.   The 59th annual ...

You can help with salmon habitat restoration

  WHATCOM — Come join with the Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Association and help restore streamside habitat for salmon. Tools and gloves will be provided; just come wearing sturdy shoes, long pants ...

County digs into Comp. Plan revision process

  WHATCOM — The county has started updating its Comprehensive Plan, a big project that must be completed by June 30, 2016.   The Washington State Growth Management Act requires counties to periodically ...

Realignment project crimps Mt. Baker Hwy.

  MAPLE FALLS — Travelers on State Route 542 (Mt. Baker Highway) should expect delays near Maple Falls this week as contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation ...

Seattle trio joins March 29 with Whatcom orchestra

  BELLINGHAM — Three Seattle Symphony soloists join the full Whatcom Symphony Orchestra on Sunday, March 29, at 3 p.m. in the Mount Baker Theatre.   Principal cellist Efe Baltacigil, associate ...

Medicare system details to be explained

  BELLINGHAM — Learn the ins and outs of the Medicare system from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 19, at Whatcom Community College.   Australia Cosby, coordinator of the Statewide Health Insurance ...