City of Nooksack -Notice of Decition

City of Nooksack Notice of Decision On May 20, 2013, the Nooksack City Council approved a zoning conditional use permit requested by Manuel Rosas to allow development and operation of an automotive repair ...
I5BridgeCollapse

Skagit I-5 bridge collapse means north-south traffic woes

A section of the Interstate 5 bridge over the Skagit River at Mount Vernon collapsed Thursday evening, May 23, severing the main north-south traffic corridor in northwest Washington. Over 77,000 vehicles ...

EDITORIAL: Louws making notable progress

Sixteen months ago, when Jack Louws took over the County Executive’s job, there were some tough issues to be addressed, and hopefully resolved, without delay. Among these were: getting a new county jail ...

Letters to the editor – May 22

Concerned about ‘First Nations’ use I am concerned with the term First Nation as pertaining to the native Indians. The demands of the First Nation go way beyond what is considered who owns the land ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, May 22 • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m. • Whatcom County Planning code review regarding proposed new county ...

Ronald Gray

Ronald Charles Gray, age 70, passed away peacefully next to his wife and best friend of 34 years in Everson on May 16, 2013. He was born on Oct. 24, 1942, in Bellingham, to Charles and Laura (Bull) Gray. ...

Robert Rasmussen

Robert “Rob” L. Rasmussen, Dad, Grandpa, Great-“Gampa” peacefully passed away in Lynden into the loving arms of his Lord whom he loved and faithfully served on May 13, 2013. He was 96. He was born ...

Ads will promote best parade photos

LYNDEN ­— Help support the agricultural heritage of Whatcom County by participating in the Lynden Tribune’s Farmers Day Parade Family Photo Contest. The parade is at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 1, down ...

Ruby Zegers

Ruby Zegers was born on June 7, 1929, and passed away on May 15, 2013. She grew up in Lynden. Arrangements are by Crown Memorial Center – Salem, Ore…. This content is for subscribers only. Already ...

Five roads to get asphalt this week

WHATCOM ­— The county has scheduled these roads for contracted asphalt paving this week, through Friday, May 24: West Wiser Lake, Northwest, King Tut, West Hemmi and West Laurel. Work will be from 7 ...