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 ...

Children’s grief group names executive director

BELLINGHAM — Our Treehouse, a nonprofit providing support and resources to grieving children and their families, has chosen Colleen Haggerty as executive director. “Colleen’s 16 years in nonprofit ...

Correction

Ruth Ozeki, the Whatcom READS! featured author this year, will be interviewed in the Jansen Art Center of Lynden at 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 5. The date was incorrect in the Feb. 17 Tribune.

Be proactive protecting kids from predators

This is guest opinion from Suzzi Snydar of Everson, parent and a certified facilitator for Darkness to Light Stewards of Children child sexual abuse prevention training.    Every week we hear of another ...

Letters to the editor

Stay in the know on farm manure management    This spring, the Washington State Department of Ecology plans to issue a draft Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO) general permit. The public ...

Meetings

Wednesday, Feb. 24 • Whatcom County Districting Committee, County Council first-floor conference room, County Courthouse, 311 Grand Ave., Bellingham, 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25 • Commissioners of Birch ...

Calendar

ONGOING LHS musical Lynden High School presents Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” musical at 7 p.m. on Feb. 26-27 and March 4-5 and at 3 p.m. on Feb. 28 and March 6 in Judson Hall auditorium of Lynden ...
Prince Eric (in the boat) and Sebastian the crab (singing) await Ariel’s decision during the song “Kiss the Girl.” (Brooke Hanson/Lynden Tribune)

Lynden High School is first in state to do ‘Little Mermaid’ musical

Prince Eric (in the boat) and Sebastian the crab (singing) await Ariel’s decision during the song “Kiss the Girl.” (Brooke Hanson/Lynden Tribune) Performances start Friday on Judson Hall stage BY ...

Basketball state regional matchups set

Five local basketball teams are headed to this weekend’s state regional round, which consists of the final 16 remaining teams in each classification. The regional-round winners advance to the following ...