Taco Time offers coupon booklets to nonprofits

WHATCOM — Taco Time NW offers a fund-raising opportunity for local nonprofits with free coupon books usable at Taco Time NW. The coupon books are free for local nonprofit organizations from now through ...
Weddings are the focus of Bridal Inspirations Wedding Expo. (Courtesy photo)

Bridal expo Sunday in Bellingham

BELLINGHAM — Local wedding professionals will be gathered Sunday, Jan. 24, for the annual Bridal Inspirations Wedding Expo from noon to 5 p.m. at the Four Points by Sheraton, 714 Lakeway Dr. The largest ...

The power of our generous readers

A Readers Care Fund ‘15 Thank You Note: This is an opinion column written by Lynden Tribune publisher Michael Lewis. How many different ways can someone say “Thank You?” This year marked the 10th ...

Letters to the editor

Supports the Meridian School District levy My name is Marty Gray and I am a board director for the Meridian School District. I am also a former student from Meridian and all four of my children attended ...

Meetings

Thursday, Jan. 21 • Whatcom Transportation Authority Board of Directors, County Council chambers, Whatcom County Courthouse, 311 Grand Ave., Bellingham, 8 a.m. The board will reorganize and consider ...

Calendar

ONGOING NVHS play Nooksack Valley High School, 3326 E. Badger Rd., presents “The Crucible” at 7 pm. on Jan. 28-30 and Feb. 4-6 and at 2 p.m. on Jan. 31 and Feb. 7. Tickets: $6 at the door. January ...

Ferndale grad announced as Philadelphia Eagles head coach

PHILADELPHIA — Ferndale High School alum Doug Pederson has been hired as head coach of the NFL’s Philadelphia Eagles. Pederson, 47, has spent the last three seasons as the Kansas City Chiefs’ defensive ...

Boys basketball roundup: Balvanz leads Baker to fourth straight win

WHATCOM — Grant Balvanz scored 27 points, hit five 3-pointers and dished five assists as Mount Baker (10-3, 4-1 Northwest Conference) earned a 63-46 conference win over Burlington on Jan. 14. The Mountaineers ...

Girls basketball roundup: LC beats Burlington in battle of top-ranked teams

WHATCOM — Lynden Christian (13-1, 6-0) used a pair of 9-0 fourth-quarter runs to pull away for a 71-58 win over previously unbeaten Burlington on Jan. 12 in a key Northwest Conference matchup between ...

Smith wins individual title, Baker girls wrestling places second at Othello tourney

OTHELLO — Mount Baker senior wrestler Natalie Smith won the 120-pound title and was one of six Mountaineers to earn top-three finishes at the Othello Girls Invitational on Saturday. Mount Baker placed ...