Sumas Bull-a-Rama returns Sept. 13

SUMAS -— The second Sumas Bull-a-Rama of 2014 is coming up on Saturday, Sept. 13, starting at 7:30 p.m. in the rodeo grounds. This competition features top amateur adult bull riders from the United States ...

9-11 Memorial Ride coming

WHATCOM -— The 9-11 Memorial Ride, an event that has been elsewhere in the United States and Canada, is coming to the Peace Arch Park this year. Border officials, military personnel and emergency responders ...

Lynden Christian music faculty recital Sept. 11

LYNDEN -— The eighth annual Music Faculty Recital featuring the Lynden Christian School teachers performing an evening of music will be on Thursday, Sept. 11, at 7:30 p.m. in the Worship and Fine Arts ...

Sustainable small farm courses set

WHATCOM -— A course on sustainable small farming is again planned by WSU Whatcom County Extension this year, starting on Sept. 9. It will run on two Tuesday evenings, with three full-day field trips ...

WCC classes offer help getting life, career on track

BELLINGHAM — Start the school year off right by attending a free Self-esteem and Effective Communication Workshop from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 15, at Whatcom Community College. This fun and ...

Opinion: Plenty to support Sunday closings

By John Van Hemert Thank you for placing Gary Vis’ article in the Aug.27 issue of the Lynden Tribune. The headline is: “Sunday business opening should be a free choice.” Very gratefully, Lynden ...

Letters to the editor – published Sept. 3

Sunday response: We are departing from our guide Hard to believe the time would come that we question whose Sunday is it (Aug. 27 Gary Vis column). The history of this country, from the Pilgrims on, was ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Sept. 3 • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m. • Berthusen Park Advisory Committee, southeast conference room, City ...

Lynden junior wins Homestead Club Championship

LYNDEN — Ezra Arneson, a junior at Lynden High School, won the Homestead Club Championship on Saturday by shooting a one-over-par 73. Arneson also won the long drive of the day with a 319-yard tee shot ...

Gottschalk tackles Raspberry, hits third hole-in-one

LYNDEN -— Golfer Fred Gottschalk recently shot a hole-in-one on the 135-yard #9 of the Raspberry Ridge Golf Course, the course’s Leanne Olson reports. For Gottschalk, who used a pitching wedge, this ...