Girls basketball roundup: Lions avenge season’s lone loss with win over Anacortes

WHATCOM — Lynden (11-1, 4-0 Northwest Conference) avenged its only loss of the season with a 54-41 league victory over Anacortes on Jan. 5. It marked a 33-point turnaround from the Lions’ 45-25 non-league ...

Boys basketball roundup: Lions suffer first loss, top-ranked LC still perfect

WHATCOM — 2A No. 2-ranked Lynden (11-1, 3-1 Northwest Conference) suffered its first loss of the season in a 54-38 NWC defeat to visiting No. 7 Anacortes on Jan. 5, less than a month after the Lions ...

Mount Baker names new baseball coach

DEMING — Mount Baker High School has announced Justin Myers as its new head baseball coach, according to a Monday press release from athletic director Quinn LeSage. A 2002 Mount Baker graduate, Myers ...

Lynden, Mount Baker boys wrestling teams have success at tournaments

SNOHOMISH — Three Lynden boys wrestlers placed on Saturday in the Panther Classic, a tournament that included numerous higher-classification schools. Brody Weinheimer finished runner-up in the 195-pound ...

Lynden swimmers Perry, Hagedorn earns wins

LYNDEN — Roscoe Perry and Justin Hagedorn each won an individual event in the Lynden boys swim team’s 108-59 loss to state power Sehome on Jan. 7. Perry won the 200-meter freestyle (2:14.42). Hagedorn ...

LHS Hall of Fame tickets on sale for Jan. 27 banquet

LYNDEN — The ninth annual Lynden High School Hall of Fame banquet is at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 27, at Steakhouse 9. Tickets are on sale in the LHS main office for $40 and include a prime rib or ...
Homestead's clubhouse.

Homestead hires Kemper to run course

Homestead’s clubhouse. LYNDEN — Just over two years into his ownership of Lynden’s Homestead Golf and Country Club, Canadian owner Morris Chen has hired well-known golf course management firm ...

Beard growing contest begins Jan. 30

LYNDEN — The Chamber of Commerce is giving out the bristly details of the upcoming beard contest in connection with the city’s 125th anniversary. The entire anniversary effort is called the One Two ...

Lynden leads surge in 2015 home sales

WHATCOM — Whatcom County home sales soared in 2015, aided by attractive mortgage rates and only modest price increases. The number of county homes sold in 2015 rose 18.1 percent to 2,991 in comparison ...
The undefeated LC boys basketball team is ranked No. 1 in the 1A poll of the season's first AP state basketball rankings. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Both LC teams atop 1A polls in season’s first AP state basketball rankings

The undefeated LC boys basketball team is ranked No. 1 in the 1A poll of the season’s first AP state basketball rankings. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) Local teams are well represented in the ...