Football roundup: Lions rally, lose in OT to Sedro-Woolley; Baker clinches NWC 1A title

LYNDEN — Sterling Somers led Lynden back from a 15-point fourth-quarter deficit to force overtime, but Sedro-Woolley hit a game-winning 20-yard field goal in the extra period to earn a 32-29 win over ...

Lyncs hold on to beat Nooksack Valley, clinch postseason berth

EVERSON — Lynden Christian needed its defense to come up with a stop. Nooksack Valley had rallied from a 28-6 first-half deficit to make it a seven-point game with 3:11 remaining, and after an interception ...
Nooksack Valley senior Amy Jo Murphy earned second place in the Northwest Conference Championships on Thursday with a time of 18:18 at Civic Stadium. (Cameron Van Til)

Nooksack’s Murphy places second at NWC Championships

Nooksack Valley senior Amy Jo Murphy earned second place in the Northwest Conference Championships on Thursday with a time of 18:18 at Civic Stadium. (Cameron Van Til) BELLINGHAM — Nooksack Valley senior ...

Mayor’s 2016 budget up 3 percent

LYNDEN ­— Mayor Scott Korthuis proposes a 3 percent increase in the city’s 2016 General Fund budget, taken up mostly by negotiated labor costs but allowing for some small expenditures such as computer ...

Criminal justice costs fuel county executive race

BELLINGHAM — The high cost of the criminal justice system is an urgent issue for Joy Gilfilen as she challenges incumbent Jack Louws for county executive. Gilfilen held up the report she recently co-authored, ...

Lynden Parks and Rec. District has a race

LYNDEN — A Lynden Regional Parks and Recreation District commissioner position is up for election and two candidates are bidding for it. The Tribune interviewed both candidates regarding their background, ...

Ballots sent out; if you are missed, call county office

WHATOM — Ballots for the Nov. 3 general election were mailed out by the County Auditor’s Office on Oct. 14. Voters can also expect to receive the combined State and Local Voters’ Pamphlet this week ...

City Council special meeting at 3 p.m today

LYNDEN ­— Possibly a majority of the Lynden City Council will convene at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 21, to sit for an exit conference on audits conducted by the Washington State Auditor’s Office. The ...

Farm Bureau annual meeting features labor practices lawyer

LYNDEN — An agricultural lawyer will speak on best hired labor practices at the annual meeting of the Whatcom County Farm Bureau on Tuesday, Oct. 27, in the Mt. Baker Rotary Building, 1751 Front St. A ...

Expect delays at Pacific Highway during repaving

BLAINE — The Pacific Highway port of entry is undergoing repaving of the cargo exit lane through Nov. 10, U.S. Customs and Border Protection announces. Travelers in the area should expect delays during ...