Allowing diverse public access onto DNR-managed land is one of the goals of a two-year, citizen-guided planning process. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune)

Group appointed to guide DNR recreation plan locally

Allowing diverse public access onto DNR-managed land is one of the goals of a two-year, citizen-guided planning process. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune) OLYMPIA — Members have been chosen for a volunteer-based ...

Lynden Day Spa celebrates one year with award

LYNDEN — Lynden Day Spa celebrated its first anniversary by winning the Best of Lynden Award for massage/spa. Located at 1610 Grover St., Suite B3, the only full-service spa in Lynden provides services ...
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Gasoline prices remain relatively low

The gasoline price got as low as $1.69 per gallon at the Lynden Safeway store on Feb. 11. The national average price may be starting to creep back up, reports GasBuddy. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Pair of local dairy scholarships offered again

WHATCOM — The county Dairy Women organization again is sponsoring two scholarship opportunities. The scholarships in memory of Mina Polinder and Judy Scholten are both available to: 1) a son or daughter ...

Session March 31 at courthouse covers planning fundamentals

BELLINGHAM — “A Shortcourse on Local Planning” will be presented at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, March 31, in the Whatcom County Courthouse. Whatcom County Planning & Development Services, the Washington ...

Recreation Expo this weekend in Bellingham

BELLINGHAM ­— Some 60 exhibitors will be at the Recreation Northwest Expo on Friday, Feb. 26, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Depot Market Square on Railroad Avenue downtown. Free to the public, this is a chance ...

Learn to pilot a drone — and get one — in WCC class on basics

BELLINGHAM ­— Some 60 exhibitors will be at the Recreation Northwest Expo on Friday, Feb. 26, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Depot Market Square on Railroad Avenue downtown. Free to the public, this is a chance ...

GOP Lincoln Day event March 12

BELLINGHAM ­— Phillip Yin, a candidate for lieutenant governor, will be the keynote speaker at the Whatcom Republicans’ 2016 Lincoln Day Dinner event on Saturday, March 12, in the Four Points by Sheraton, ...

Districting panel meets today

BELLINGHAM ­— The Whatcom County Districting Committee meets at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 24, in the Whatcom County Council conference room, Suite 105 on the first floor of the County Courthouse, 311 Grand ...

Youth fair entry forms ready

WHATCOM ­— Entry forms for the Whatcom County Youth Fair on April 8-9 at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds are now available. Paper forms are available at local feed and farm supply outlets, the ...