GET college pre-pay program in sign-up period

OLYMPIA — The enrollment period for Washington’s Guaranteed Education Tuition program opened Nov. 1 and continues through May 31, 2015. The program provides an opportunity for families with young children ...

Calendar

ONGOING ‘Mesiah’ concerts The Lynden Choral Society and the Starry Night Chamber Orchestra present Handel’s “Messiah” at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 5, and 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6, in Third Christian ...

Bellingham Tech. president retiring

BELLINGHAM — Patricia McKeown, Bellingham Technical College’s president for the past five years, has announced her plans to retire at the end of June 2015. In all, McKeown’s career at BTC spans more ...

Date Night deals Friday, Saturday evenings at Fairway Center

LYNDEN — The Fairway Center hosts Date Night, an abundance of deals at 17 stores, this weekend, Dec. 4-5, from 5 to 8 p.m. both days. The Woods Coffee will give a free coffee drink upon proof of purchase ...
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Jack Young tells a story from youth

LYNDEN -— Jack Young, age (83) and a lifetime Lynden resident, came by the Tribune office last week with old photos from his past and also the following story to tell: In 1945 when Bob (George) Sussex ...

Letters to the editor – Dec. 3

While I won’t represent you, thank you for voting From the results of the election, it is clear that I will not have the privilege of representing your interests on the upcoming Charter Review Commission ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Dec. 3 Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m. Washington Red Raspberry Commission annual meeting, Northwest Washington ...

Alaska ferry open to tours

BELLINGHAM — The Alaska Marine Highway System is bringing a little bit of Alaska here during the 2014 Holiday Port Festival. On Friday, Dec. 5, from noon to 5 p.m., it’s possible to take a tour of ...

Gordon Bedlington

Gordon Bedlington peacefully went home at age 95 on Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014. He resided at the Lynden Christian Health Care Center after some time in the Lynden Manor. Gordon was born on March 28, 1919. ...

Suzanne Holleman

Suzanne Claire Holleman, age 87, went to her eternal home with her Lord and Savior on Friday, Nov. 28, 2014, in Whatcom Hospice House in Bellingham. She was born on Oct. 29, 1927, in Lynden to Peter and ...