Standoff leaves one dead

DEMING -— A 37-year-old man died in gunfire with a county sheriff’s special response team, after he had reportedly shot at officers first, in a residence at 5765 Mosquito Lake Rd. Sunday afternoon. ...

Lions dominate on both sides of the ball, advance to state quarterfinals

With a blowout in full-swing and a running clock enacted by the early part of the third quarter, most of Lynden’s starters played little more than half the game. But for the time they were in, it would ...

Meridian soccer eliminated by King’s in state quarterfinals

In a match where it struggled to control the ball and create scoring chances, surrendering a pair of early goals proved devastating to the Meridian girls’ soccer team. The Trojans gave up two goals in ...

11.14.14 Mt. Baker vs Montesano Football

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Lyncs advance to state semis, aim for first appearance in title match under Grycel

Having already played a schedule loaded with difficult competition, Lynden Christian volleyball faced two more tough tests on Friday in Yakima at the 1A state tournament — third-ranked Kalama and defending ...

Short, Schleimer lead Mountaineers to state quarterfinals

Mount Baker senior running back Liam Short has established himself as one of Whatcom County’s best rushers, using his trademark physical style of breaking tackles and running through defenders to put ...

Meridian girls’ soccer advances to state quarterfinals

After seeing each of its first three postseason matches go to a penalty-kick shootout, the Meridian girls’ soccer team ended its state tournament opener in regulation with a dominant first-half performance. ...

Hastings signs National Letter of Intent

Lynden senior Scooter Hastings made his collegiate future official this morning, signing his National Letter of Intent to play basketball at Cal Poly Pomona. “It’s truly a blessing because I wouldn’t ...

Big batteries seen as power backup for Glacier area

GLACIER -— Batteries the size of a truck shipping container could become a solution to unique power supply challenges in this foothills community. Puget Sound Energy is pursuing details of the $9.8 million ...
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Pie time

Pies were being made by the dozens at the Lynden Community Center for the annual Holiday Bazaar and Bake Sale last week Thursday and Friday. From left, Irene Kavros and Joyce Harlan team up on the apple ...