Lindsay wins regional crown

BLAINE — It’s been a memorable senior campaign for Mount Baker wrestler Travis Lindsay, who continued his winning ways on Saturday afternoon at Blaine High School in the 1A regional tournament. Lindsay ...

Lion swimmers headed to state

ANACORTES — The Lynden boys swim team may not have won any races during the 2A district meet at Fidalgo Pool in Anacortes, but several swimmers will compete in the 2A state meet, set for the King County ...
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Trojans fall short against King’s

MOUNTLAKE TERRACE — For the first eight minutes of Saturday’s 1A district championship game, the Meridian Trojans went toe-to-toe with King’s High School and held an early 9-8 advantage. The Trojans ...

Lynden girls headed back to 2A state

LYNDEN — The Lynden girls are headed back to the 2A state tournament. Winners of seven in a row, the Lions booked their trip to the state tourney on Monday after defeating King’s 57-40. With the victory, ...
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U-17 Rangers take down Vegas competition

LAS VEGAS — On Monday, Feb. 17, the Whatcom Rangers U-17 soccer team capped off a great three days of competition by winning the Las Vegas Mayors Cup. The tournament, which began on Saturday, was a college ...

Lynden man charged with manslaughter in June stray-shot death

By Mark Reimers WHATCOM — Investigators announced last week that they believe they know who fired the bullet that killed a 23-year-old Ferndale High School graduate last year. Nicholas A. Zylstra, 31, ...

County now has pot moratorium

WHATCOM ­— Quickly after hearing of problems, the County Council slapped an emergency moratorium on new applications to grow, process or sell marijuana in the county. The Feb. 11 action on the proposal ...

Third time’s the charm for Lynden

Dating back to last spring, the Anacortes Seahawks had a two-game winning streak over the Lynden Lions. However, on Tuesday evening, the Lions were able to get some revenge on their NWC rival, defeating ...

Lynden girls move on to the ship

In the 2A district semifinals, the Lynden girls faced Archbishop Murphy on Monday night and took down the Wildcats 57-40. With the win, the Lions earned a trip to the 2A district championship, where they’ll ...

Hoops roundup: Lynden boys win thriller

Down for the majority of Saturday night’s 2A district contest vs. Archbishop Murphy, it appeared the Lynden Lions were going to fall to the Wildcats. However, led by sophomore Sterling Somers, Lynden ...