Lynden boys wrestling places second in own tournament

LYNDEN — Jonathan Lara and Brody Weinheimer each won titles in their weight classes as the Lynden boys wrestling team placed second in the Lynden Tournament on Saturday. The host Lions finished with ...

Chuckanut Bay Rugby training beginning

BELLINGHAM — Chuckanut Bay Rugby training begins this week at Whatcom Community College’s Orca Field. No previous rugby experience is necessary. Youth training is held Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:30 ...
Located off Birch Bay-Lynden Road, vacant land may have a new use.

RDS has plans for former Lynden dump

Located off Birch Bay-Lynden Road, vacant land may have a new use. LYNDEN — The former Lynden landfill site, full of garbage from pre-1989, has sat for nearly 30 years with its potential liabilities. ...
Carrie Subelbia, pictured supporting the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field, crafted this cake at the Lynden Safeway.

Local baker heading to Super Bowl for cake competition

Carrie Subelbia, pictured supporting the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field, crafted this cake at the Lynden Safeway. LYNDEN — Carrie Subelbia went to the back of the Safeway bakery, where she has ...

Northwood, East Badger to get a roundabout

LYNDEN — The Washington State Department of Transportation plans to build a compact roundabout at the intersection of East Badger and Northwood roads. Steve Banham, Lynden’s public works director, ...

Lynden girls rally from 16-point first-half deficit, top rival LC in battle of NWC unbeatens

Lynden rallied from an early 11-0 hole and a 16-point first-half deficit to earn a 55-45 conference victory over Lynden Christian on Friday night in the teams’ annual rivalry game. The Lions (14-1, 7-0 ...
Lynden senior Sterling Somers scored 26 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead the Lions to a 71-68 conference win over rival Lynden Christian on Thursday, Jan. 21. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Somers, King lift Lions over LC in thrilling rivalry showdown

Lynden senior Sterling Somers scored 26 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead the Lions to a 71-68 conference win over rival Lynden Christian on Thursday, Jan. 21. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) Lynden ...
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Fresh challenge to stronger tourism locally

Expert Roger Brooks’ advise to Whatcom, any place: ‘Think like a traveler’ BELLINGHAM ­— Lynden had its name mentioned quite a bit, and positively, as a tourism expert surveyed what Whatcom County ...

Sumas audit OK, but accounting system questioned

Utilities, police were big items in 2012-2014 budget SUMAS — A state audit of three years of financial reporting for Sumas finds no direct problems, but does give an “adverse opinion” on accounting ...

Alcoa delaying Intalco curtailment

FERNDALE — Alcoa announced on Tuesday, Jan. 19, that it will delay the curtailment of its Intalco Works smelter in Ferndale until the end of June. The plant was originally scheduled to curtail by the ...