Antique tractor, machinery show starts today at Berthusen Park

LYNDEN ­— The Puget Sound Antique Tractor & Machinery Association holds its annual show of all farm machinery relics this week, July 29 through Aug. 1, at Berthusen Park northwest of town. For 44 ...
Carnival rides will continue to be offered by Davis Amusement at the Northwest Washington Fair, scheduled to start on Monday, Aug. 17. (File Photo/Lynden Tribune)

DockDogs, animals racing new to this year’s fair

Carnival rides will continue to be offered by Davis Amusement at the Northwest Washington Fair, scheduled to start on Monday, Aug. 17. (File Photo/Lynden Tribune) LYNDEN ­— The high-octane excitement ...

WWU institute to look at border crossings’ freight movement

BELLINGHAM — The Border Policy Research Institute at Western Washington University will do a two-year research project looking at the movement of freight across the Canadian-U.S. border at the three ...

Senior center needs volunteer kitchen help

LYNDEN ­— The Lynden Community Center is in desperate need of kitchen volunteers right now, said manager Cathi LeCocq. A number of regular volunteers are unable to continue because of health issues ...

Locals among WSU spring quarter grads

EDITOR’S NOTE: This list incorrectly appeared last week as graduates of Western Washington University.   PULLMAN — Washington State University has announced its spring 2015 graduates, and these are ...

County needs people to write pro/con stances on charter issues

WHATCOM — The County Council seeks applicants to write the voter pamphlet con statements and rebuttals for Propositions 4, 5, 6 and 8 on the Nov. 3 general election. For each ballot measure, the council ...

$583,865 grant helps Whatcom CC train in healthcare field

BELLINGHAM — Whatcom Community College has been awarded a $583,865 state grant to expand instructional programs to prepare students for emerging careers in the healthcare industry. The Hospital Employee ...

Ferndale invites all to see new Chamber, Visitor Center Thursday

FERNDALE — An open house for the relocated Chamber of Commerce and Ferndale Visitors Information Center, now in the renovated Pioneer Pavilion Community Center, will take place on Thursday, Aug. 6, from ...

Primary election ballots due Aug. 4; earlier better

WHATCOM — County Auditor Debbie Adelsten reminds voters that primary election ballots must be postmarked and returned no later than Tuesday, Aug. 4. The post office encourages mailing a ballot by Monday, ...

Contest invites original singer/songwriters

BELLINGHAM — Anyone talented enough to both write and sing their original compositions is invited to enter a singer/songwriter competition that offers prizes worth more than $2,000. Participants will ...