Lou Arestad

Lou Arestad, age 53, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016. A celebration of life will be held on Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, at 10 a.m. in Fox Hall at 3985 Bennett Dr., Bellingham. For more of Lou’s life story, ...

Jack Mooney

Jack C. Mooney, age 81, passed away at his home in Lynden on Jan. 30, 2016. He was born on Nov. 25, 1934, in Sheridan, Wyoming, to Virginia Haffield and John Mooney. He graduated from Meridian High School ...

Shirley Alexander

Shirley M. Alexander, age 92, passed away on Jan. 31, 2016, in Bellingham. Visitation is in Westford Funeral Home from 2 to 4 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 4. A service of remembrance is at Garden Street United ...

Margret Buchholz

Margret Buchholz, of Lynden, passed away with her husband by her side at Lynden Manor on Friday, Jan. 29, 2016. She was 81 years old. Arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services…. ...

Nataliya Kovalenko

Nataliya Kovalenko, of Maple Falls, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2016, at the age of 58. Arrangements are entrusted to Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services…. This content is for subscribers ...

Mary Lang

Mary (Delores) Lang, age 93, passed away in Bellingham on Jan. 20, 2016. Arrangements are by Moles Farewell Tributes…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? Login or Subscribe ...
Robotics is one of the many types of school activities supported by ongoing levy money. (File photo)

All schools look to Feb. 9 levy vote

By Brooke Hanson for the Lynden Tribune WHATCOM — All the public school districts in the county are asking their constituents for approval of property levies paying for key pieces of what the schools ...

New Tribune Twenty under 30 feature launching

Package will feature 20 local individuals WHATCOM — The Lynden Tribune and Ferndale Record are launching their first-ever Twenty under 30 feature package. The two papers are searching for north Whatcom ...
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A winter’s view

Winter has set in along Noon Road in Whatcom County, bringing a mix of sun, clouds and plenty of rain to the resting landscape. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune)… This content is for subscribers ...

Nooksack Valley Disposal customers top 6 million pounds in recycling

WHATCOM — Nooksack Valley Disposal & Recycling customers surpassed more than 6 million pounds of materials, yard waste and food waste recycled in 2015, the fifth consecutive year of doing so. Nooksack ...