Donald Howard

Donald D. Howard, “Chief,” age 69, of Moses Lake, passed away on May 7, 2013. Don was born in Mobridge, S.D., on April 9, 1944, to Charles and Tillie Howard and was enrolled as a member of the Standing ...

Maxine Berglund

Maxine A. Berglund, age 91, of Lynden, passed away on Tuesday, May 7, 2013. She is survived by her daughters Diane Berglund and Christine Thomas. No local services will be held. Arrangements are by Moles ...

Richard Zwiers

Longtime Lynden area resident Richard Zwiers died on Friday, May 10, 2013, at the age of 92. A memorial funeral service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to Gillies Funeral Home ...

Mail carrier food drive Saturday

The annual Mail Carriers Food Drive to benefit Lynden’s Project Hope Food bank is this Saturday, May 11. Jim Grennell, Project Hope director, said supplies are low heading into the summer. On Saturday, ...
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EDITORIAL: Make your voices heard on the Lynden School District facility needs

Lynden Middle School and Fisher Elementary School are not in good shape. That’s a well-established fact, and the Lynden School Board and Superintendent Jim Frey are trying their hardest to do something ...

Letters to the editor – May 8

Erasing the fire dept. confusion questions Two weeks ago, the Tribune ran a front page story that created confusion. It announced that the fire station on 19th Street in Lynden would be closed and crews ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, May 8 • CANCELLED: Whatcom Community College Board of Trustees. • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Northwest Annex conference room, Planning and Development Services, 5280 ...

CALENDAR

ONGOING Local play The Lynden Performing Arts Guild presents “Little Shop of Horrors” at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre through May 19. Directed by Julie and Ed Marantette, this is a musical comedy. ...
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Carmen Bousema – Timothy Zylstra wedding

Carmen Rochelle Bousema and Timothy Wells Zylstra were united in marriage on Dec. 31, 2012, at Covenant Reformed Church in Kansas City, Mo., and a reception followed. A reception will also be held locally ...
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Shannon Brandsma – Thomas Zylstra engagement

Shannon Marie Brandsma and Thomas Allan Zylstra, both of Lynden, announce their engagement and plans for a July 13, 2013 wedding at the Shagren farm, home of the bride’s grandparents. Shannon is a daughter ...