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‘Interstellar’ is not so stellar

According to a May report by CBS News, more than 200,000 people have signed up to take a planned one-way trip to Mars in 2024 with the Netherlands-based Mars One program. To me, that’s one of the most ...

Lynden schools’ goals detailed

LYNDEN — The Lynden School District recently released its Strategic Plan outlining the district’s primary focuses for the next three years, more specifically for the 2014-15 school year. Compiled following ...

Nooksack Valley proposes $27.9 million facilities bond

Proposal: new middle school, enhancements to elementary, high schools NOOKSACK — Nooksack Valley School District voters will have a decision to make in February. At its most recent meeting, the district’s ...

LMS putting on family-friendly Halloween play

LYNDEN — It’s Halloween time again, and Lynden Middle School is taking it in stride. LMS students will perform “Transyl-Mania” on Wednesday, Oct. 29, at Judson Hall, 516 Main St. The play is free ...

Five films to watch this fall

Movies like “Gone Girl” and “Fury” are topping the box-office charts these days, signaling that the annual “September slump” is behind us. As the holiday movie season gets underway, here are ...
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Cows and kisses

Fisher Elementary School principal Courtney Ross kisses Luna the cow, keeping a promise she made to students with regard to the school’s jog-a-thon a few weeks ago. Fisher managed to double the amount ...

Hope Lutheran hosting sock drive to benefit community

LYNDEN — Every year, the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America asks all its congregations nationwide to do a service project for their community. It’s called “God’s Work. Our Hands.” This year, ...
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Comedy murder mystery at LCHS

LYNDEN — Nobody had a reason to kill the late Barnaby Folcey, but Barnaby had a reason to kill everybody. Why, then, is Barnaby the one found murdered at a family gathering? That’s the central mystery ...

Everson, Nooksack joining FD1?

EVERSON — The administrative duties of Everson and Nooksack employees could get a bit easier next year, as the cities are actively pursuing an annexation that would make them both part of surrounding ...
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Embracing the unorthodox on stage

DEMING — Something very unique is coming to Mount Baker High School, in the form of an award-winning adaptation of a classic gothic science fiction novel. Christopher C. Cariker, the newly hired drama ...