Letters to the editor

Sadness at the fair    I love the Northwest Washington Fair and attended it again this year. It is always so amazing and has so much to offer all, young to old. I have attended year after year and ...

Meetings

Thursday, Sept. 3 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, Jack G. Martin Public Safety Building/Lynden Police Station, 203 19th St., 4 p.m. • Commissioners of Lynden Regional Parks and Recreation ...

Omak wildfires push back LC football’s season opener

LYNDEN — Due to the wildfire disaster in the Omak area, Lynden Christian’s season opener against Omak has been pushed back a day. Originally slated for Friday night, the game will now be played at ...

Inaugural Homestead 15K run set for Sept. 12

LYNDEN — The inaugural Homestead 15K, benefiting Cornerstone Christian School, is set for Saturday, Sept. 12, in Lynden. The event will feature a 15K race and a 5K race, both of which will begin at 9 ...

North County Road Run set for Saturday

LYNDEN — The second annual North County Road Run is set for Saturday, Sept. 5. The event will feature a 25K, a 10K and a 5K, all of which will begin and end in downtown Lynden. The 25K will begin at ...

Jack & Dee Ball – 60th anniversary

Jack and Dee Ball of Bellingham were married on Sept. 3, 1955, at Immanuel Lutheran Church. They are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary and invite friends and family to an open house from 1 to ...

Richard & Sharon Trull – 50th anniversary

Richard and Sharon Trull of Everson are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. An open house for friends and family will be from noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 5, at the Hopewell Grange of Everson. ...

Five generations

Five generations gathered for this family photo. Pictured from left are: Brittany Thompson, mother, holding daughter Reagan Renee, born on May 12, 2015; Kara Pike, grandmother; Becky Pike, great-grandmother; ...

Correction

The kindergarten teacher of Paul Bootsma in California was Jan Vandenberg. Her name was in error in a photo cutline in the Aug. 26 Tribune.

Richard DeVries

Richard DeVries, age 88, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday morning, Aug. 30, 2015, in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Ray and Sid; and his parents, John and ...