Richard Tucker

Local dentists look back on Richard Tucker’s legacy in Whatcom County

A Ferndale staple for 65 years, Tucker pioneered gold foil restoration technique, founded study clubs FERNDALE — The late Richard Tucker was a major player in the dental industry, but his peers say you’d ...

Top movies to look forward to in 2016

Just like every year, there are far too many great-looking movies planned for release in 2016. Of course, not all of them will turn out as good as they look in their marketing materials, but the coming ...

State of the arts: Best movies of 2015

This year has been huge in the world of cinema, with some old-favorite franchises returning to the big screen and some new quantities making a splash. We saw Phase Two of the Marvel Cinematic Universe ...
American Legion national commander Dale Barnett, center, visited Whatcom County on Dec. 21. (Brent Lindquist/Lynden Tribune)

Legion national commander visits Whatcom

WHATCOM — Dale Barnett, national commander of the American Legion, visited Bellingham’s American Legion Post 7 on Monday, Dec. 21, touring the post and hosting a roundtable with Legion members before ...
"The Force Awakens" villain Kylo Ren leads a group of First Order stormtroopers.

This is the space opera you’re looking for

It’s often not easy to pinpoint where our obsessions began. When it comes to my affinity for science fiction, however, I remember precisely where I was when I hit the point of no return. I was with my ...
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This is the space opera you’re looking for

New ‘Star Wars’ film lives up to the hype By Brent Lindquist news@ferndalerecord.com “The Force Awakens” villain Kylo Ren leads ...

State of the Arts: Can’t-miss Christmas albums

Christmas has a lot going for it in my book. I love the cold weather, and the season in general is simply a happy one. It’s a time of celebration, a time to spend with family, and a time to listen to ...

A snapshot of Intalco’s Whatcom curtailment

FERNDALE — Alcoa Intalco Works has been a staple of the Ferndale and greater Whatcom County economies since 1966, when it was opened and owned by Alumax, Pechiney and Howmet. The announcement of the ...

‘Spectre’ doesn’t quite stand up to predecessors

The 2006 hit James Bond film “Casino Royale” is easily one of the best franchise reboots in film history. The fact that a modern-day reboot could bounce back from a stinker like “Die Another Day” ...

Alcoa to scale back smelting, refinery work

FERNDALE — Alcoa announced on Monday that it will curtail its aluminum smelting and refinery operations at Ferndale’s Intalco Works and at its Wenatchee smelter before the end of 2015. The move is ...