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Farmer concerns: Food safety, trade

  LYNDEN ­— Not dairy and berries directly so much, but concerns about food safety and trade rules came to the fore at a meeting of local farmers with Rep. Suzan DelBene last week.   About 20 ...

Fireworks limited to July 1-5, 2016

  LYNDEN ­— The city law on fireworks is changing — a little.   The City Council’s unanimous action of Feb. 17 brings 1963 city code back into compliance with state law, and it slightly ...
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Sol Lewis Award winners thank their supporters

  LYNDEN ­— Both Celeste Mergens and Richard Decima passed on thanks to their spouses, families, colleagues and community as they received their 2014 Sol Lewis Awards at a Thursday evening reception ...

Law firm name change brings out local history

  BELLINGHAM ­— The law firm that was Zender Thurston — with roots 100 years ago in Lynden — is now named Carmichael Clark.   The name change reflects the firm’s current identity, as Robert ...

Outdoor sculpture survey under way

  WHATCOM — Sculpture Northwest is currently conducting a survey of all outdoor sculpture located in the City of Bellingham. The goal is to make the four northwestern counties in Washington State ...

Authorities seek help on alleged kidnapping case

Vehicle got stuck in mud Sunday night along Sorenson Road near Nooksack   WHATCOM — Authorities urgently seek information from anyone who may have seen, talked to or assisted the driver of a vehicle ...
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Readers’ giving goes to causes

Checks of $6,092.50 each went to the two recipient community organizations from the Lynden Tribune Readers Care Fund last week. Giving was in November and December. Upper photo: Pictured at the Project ...
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Prize-winning drama ‘Rabbit Hole’ at Claire vg Theatre Feb. 5-22

  LYNDEN ­— “Rabbit Hole,” which won a 2007 Pulitzer Prize for drama, opens a three-week run Feb. 5 at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre.   It’s about a happy couple whose lives are turned ...

A call for kindness for Feb. 9-15

  LYNDEN ­— It’s official. You should do random acts of kindness Feb. 9-15.   The Lynden City Council on Monday approved and Mayor Scott Korthuis signed a proclamation making next week Random ...

MBHS has special claim upon ‘Boys in Boat’ book

  WHATCOM — As “The Boys in the Boat” book and author Daniel James Brown make a splash locally this month, Mount Baker High School can make a unique claim: One of the boys was a MBHS graduate ...