Letters to the editor

Embraces the coming of YWAM to Lynden What a blessing to have the YWAM (Youth With A Mission) organization to be part of our community and to be involved in our civic activites such as the Raspberry Festival! ...

Meetings

Wednesday, July 8 • Whatcom Community College Board of Trustees, Laidlaw Center board room, 237 W. Kellogg Rd., Bellingham, 2 p.m. The board will have a strategic conversation about budget. • Lynden ...

Calendar

ONGOING Lynden’s Got Talent The second annual Lynden’s Got Talent, a solo/group vocal competition for those age 25 and younger, is from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 18, in downtown Lynden during ...

Razz Fest 3-on-3 tourney on track for another big turnout

LYNDEN — The 17th annual Curt Maberry Memorial Classic 3-on-3 basketball tournament is right around the corner, and it’s shaping up to be another record-breaking turnout for the event. Held in conjunction ...
Lynden senior goalkeeper Hector Gutierrez, the Northwest Conference's Defensive Most Valuable Player, earned a 2A all-state honorable mention. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Parris, Gutierrez earn all-state honors

LYNDEN — Two Lynden soccer players earned all-state honors from the Washington State Soccer Coaches’ Association for their impressive seasons this past spring. Lynden sophomore forward Nicolas Parris ...

WWU’s Carver Gym to be remodeled; hoops will be played at Whatcom CC

BELLINGHAM — Western Washington University’s Sam Carver Gymnasium is getting a makeover. The Washington State Legislature, as part of the 2015-17 state capital budget, approved $70 million in funding ...

WCL All-Star Game coming to Bellingham on July 20

BELLINGHAM — The Bellingham Bells and Joe Martin Field will host the 2015 West Coast League All-Star Game on Monday, July 20. The game will feature the top players in the WCL, a summer, wood-bat league ...

Ridnour hosting youth hoops camp July 29-31

BLAINE — Former Blaine High School standout and 12-year NBA veteran Luke Ridnour is hosting his second annual Luke Ridnour Basketball Camp on July 29-31 at Blaine High School. The camp will be broken ...

George Tjoelker

George Tjoelker, age 79, of Lynden, a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away on Thursday, July 2, 2015, in Lynden. Son of a Klompen maker, George immigrated to the United ...

Joan Snydar

Joan J. Snydar passed away on June 30, 2015. Joan was born in Olean, New York, on Dec. 22, 1933. Joan was an amazing mother, grandmother and wife. She was a cancer survivor who fought for life and won ...