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Stuart and Carole Petersen – 50th anniversary

Stuart and Carole Petersen of Lynden are celebrating their 50th wedding annniversary. They were married in Issaquah on June 29, 1963. Stuart is retired from Puget Sound Energy and Carole is retired from ...
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Jack Ball – 80th birthday

Jack Ball of Bellingham is celebrating his 80th birthday with an open house planned by all his children. If you know him or worked with him, he would love to see you! Come and celebrate with him from 1 ...

WCC, WWU team up to create new computer/info services degree

BELLINGHAM — The rise of cyber-attacks coupled with a shortage of trained cybersecurity professionals is creating serious consequences for individuals, corporations and government agencies seeking to ...

Armed robbery loots medical marijuana residence in Lynden

By Annika Wolters LYNDEN — Lynden Police are investigating a break-in and theft of marijuana that occurred last month. Masked thieves, armed with shotguns, forced their way into a Lynden residence at ...

Tribune ‘Berry’ Best Raspberry Dessert Contest recipe deadline this Friday

LYNDEN — Don’t miss your chance to enter the Lynden Tribune’s “Berry” Best Raspberry Dessert Contest. To be eligible for the contest, email mitze@lyndentribune.com ...

Tea Party plans candidate forums on July 17, 24

WHATCOM — The Whatcom Tea Party will host two free Wednesday “Meet the Candidate” town hall forums in July. The first forum is set for July 17 at Ferndale High School. The second will be on July ...

Workshops set on doing end-of-life choices planning

WHATCOM — Three community workshops are scheduled in July by the Whatcom Alliance for Health Advancement for sharing information about advance care planning. Participants will learn: why advance care ...

EDITORIAL: Try not to blow up your friends, please

Celebrate the country. Celebrate with your family and friends. Enjoy the freedom we have in our country — and possibly even a day off from work — but as you eat your share of hot dogs, splash in the ...

Letters to the editor – July 3

No more handouts This letter is directed to you, the so-called silent majority with your head in the sand like an ostrich and your fingers on your electronic toys. Our great United States of America has ...

Register to vote by Monday

WHATCOM — This year’s primary election ends on Aug. 6. To participate, you must register to vote — if you haven’t already — by Monday, July 8, at the county’s website. For citizens who have ...