Seaholm honored

LYNDEN — On Monday, May 6, Lynden Middle School teacher Jeff Seaholm received the VFW Post 9301 & Auxiliary Teacher Appreciation Award for the 2012-13 year from auxiliary president Thelma Darling. ...

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. ...

John Fassett

John Irving Fassett, 67, of Sandy Point, passed away on April 24, 2013, in Indio, Calif., a place he loved. He and his wife, Linda, spent the past 18 winters there as snowbirds. John was born in Bellingham ...

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 ...