GasBuddy: Price slide has halted

  SEATTLE — Average retail gasoline prices in Washington fell 3.2 cents per gallon in the week ending Feb. 1, averaging $2.12 per gallon.   This compares with the national average that rose 2.7 ...
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Lynden’s dynamic duo

  LYNDEN — From Mount Baker’s Emily Yost and Emily Brandland, to Ferndale’s Linsey Honeycutt and Abby Reid, to Burlington’s Tyra Lopez and Edie Breckenridge, to Lynden Christian’s Kara Bajema ...
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Gardner rises from adversity

  NOOKSACK — After finishing one win short of the state tournament medal rounds both his freshman and sophomore years, Nooksack Valley wrestler Taylor Gardner was on the verge of a deep run in the ...
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Trojans rally, hit game-winner for third straight win

  LAUREL — Meridian is plenty familiar with being on the wrong side of close Northwest Conference games this season.   Of the Trojans’ seven conference losses, four have come after either trailing ...

The CVT Take: ‘Hawks snatched defeat from the jaws of a re-Pete

  It was inexplicable. Gut-wrenching. Sickening.   And to some degree, painfully ironic.   Compared to all the injuries and adversity the Seahawks had overcome throughout the course of the ...

Boys Hoops Roundup: Fransen huge in two wins

  WHATCOM — Led by two straight 28-point performances by Cody Fransen, Lynden Christian (12-6, 6-4) rolled to a pair of double-digit wins.   On Thursday night, the Lyncs beat Blaine 65-53. After ...

Girls Hoops Roundup: LC leading the way in 1A play

  WHATCOM — Coming off a close defeat to rival Lynden Christian last week, Lynden (11-7, 7-3 Northwest Conference) lost 47-46 in overtime to Burlington on Tuesday night.   After committing 14 ...

Petersen, Wood, Assink, Maberry to be inducted

LYNDEN — The 2015 LHS Athletic Hall of Fame banquet is set for Thursday, Feb. 5, at 6 p.m. at Steakhouse 9 restaurant.   Tickets are on sale in the Lynden High School office for $40 and include a ...
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Tractor Supply Co. filling former Cost Cutter building

LYNDEN — The long-standing question of what will go into the former Cost Cutter building at 19th and Front streets has an answer: Tractor Supply Company.   The Tennessee-based company with nearly ...

MBHS has special claim upon ‘Boys in Boat’ book

  WHATCOM — As “The Boys in the Boat” book and author Daniel James Brown make a splash locally this month, Mount Baker High School can make a unique claim: One of the boys was a MBHS graduate ...