Peter VanWeerdhuizen

Peter VanWeerdhuizen, age 61, of Zeeland, Michigan, formerly of Lynden, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Sharon; children Douglas ...

John Pearson

Mr. John Franklin Pearson, 50, died on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, at his home in Waycross, Georgia, after succumbing to the illness with which he had been struggling for many years. He had been living in ...

Wilbur Hammer

Wilbur A. “Bill” Hammer, of Bellingham, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in Bellingham surrounded by his family. A visitation will be held in Westford Funeral Home on Thursday, Oct. 9, from ...

Fred Aalpoel Jr.

Fred Aalpoel Jr., 84, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Oct. 7, 2014, surrounded by his family. Arrangements are being made through Gillies Funeral Home…. This content is for subscribers only. ...

Tribune wins first-ever 1st place

General Excellence Award top prize comes in paper’s 100th year of Lewis family ownership CHELAN — For the first time in the paper’s history, the Lynden Tribune took first place in the Better Newspaper ...

Letters to the editor – published Oct. 8

The ‘Rest of the Story’ on Great Expectations Thank-you to the Tribune for informing its readers regarding the Great Expectations maternity home that has moved from Bender Road over to the Christian ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Oct. 8 Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m. Meridian School Board, Professional Development Center, Meridian High School ...
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Emily Jager – Michael Vos wedding

Emily Alyce Jager and Michael Wayne Vos were united in marriage on June 27, 2014, in Lynden’s Bethel Christian Reformed Church. A reception followed in Lynden United Reformed Church. The bride is a daughter ...
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Vernon and Lois Weidkamp – 75th anniversary

Vernon and Lois Weidkamp are celebrating their 75th wedding anniversary! They were married in Lynden on Oct. 14, 1939. Their six children are Shirley Allen, Joyce and Gary Huisman, Beth and Jim Price, ...

Birth – published Oct. 8

Caedmon Graeme Parsons Mika and Justin Parsons of Kirkland welcomed a son, Caedmon Graeme, on Aug. 7, 2014, at Evergreen Hospital Medical Center in Kirkland. He weighed six pounds, nine ounces. Grandparents ...