Blueberry event in Ellensburg

ELLENSBURG ­— Many aspects of horticultural management will be covered in a Jan. 12, 2016 Washington Highbush Blueberry Workshop in Central Washington University’s Sue Lombard Hall, just off East ...

Tesoro helps in salmon habitat

WHATCOM — The Tesoro Foundation has given $10,000 to the Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Association to support community work parties doing habitat restoration in the county. Tesoro runs an Anacortes oil ...

Letters to the editor

Let’s not blame Lummi    The Northwest Jobs Alliance has been saddened, according to the ones who put their names to a Christmas Eve op-ed in the Tribune. No good tidings here. I feel for them. But ...

Meetings

Monday, Jan. 4 • Lynden City Council, City Hall Annex, 205 Fourth St., 7 p.m. Council also sits as the Lynden Transportation Benefit District board of directors. • Nooksack City Council, City Hall, ...

Calendar

ONGOING January Series Lectures are streamed live from Calvin College to the basement of Third Christian Reformed Church (enter off Sixth Street at Liberty) at 9:30 a.m. each weekday Jan. 6-26. Admission ...

2016 LHS Hall of Fame inductees announced

LYNDEN — The Lynden High School Hall of Fame has announced its ninth class of inductees: Jerry Blankers (meritorious service), Les Powers (athlete) and Lou Zylstra (athlete). The inductees will be honored ...

Boys basketball roundup: Roetcisoender scores career-high 39, leads LC past King’s Way

WHATCOM — Zach Roetcisoender scored a career-high 39 points to lead Lynden Christian (7-0, 2-0 Northwest Conference) to a 60-51 road win over King’s Way Christian on Dec. 22. Roetcisoender hit four ...

Girls basketball roundup: Mountaineers suffer first loss, bounce back

WHATCOM — 4A Shorewood handed Mount Baker (9-1, 2-0) its first loss of the season in a 66-30 rout on Dec. 22 in the Mountlake Terrace Holiday Tournament. The Mountaineers were outscored 17-2 in the first ...

3 Mountaineers earn first-team all-state honors

WHATCOM — Three Mount Baker football players — Jed Schleimer, Kolton Zender and T.J. Bass — earned 1A first-team all-state honors with the Dec. 23 release of the AP all-state team. Schleimer, a junior ...

Lynden’s Bueno wins title at Baker Wrestling Invite

DEMING — Lynden’s Isaac Bueno won the 152-pound title and was one of three Lions finalists at the Mount Baker Wrestling Invitational on Dec. 22. Payton Peterson-Scotter (145 pounds) and Pablo Martinez ...