Man faces drug charges, held on immigration retainer also

WHATCOM — Detectives from the Northwest Regional Gang-Drug Task Force investigated a case of narcotics dealing and last week arrested a subject known as Agustin Torres-Gomez, age 43, living at 790 W. ...

Nativity sets on display Saturday at 415 Front St.

LYNDEN — A collection of 25 treasured nativity sets will be on display at 415 Front St. in downtown Lynden from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6. Admission to the display, titled “Embracing the Meaning ...

Birth – published Dec. 3

Waverly Daia Marguerite Weeda Katie and Matt Weeda of Lynden welcomed a daughter, Waverly Daia Marguerite, on Nov. 12, 2014, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. She weighed 8 pounds, ...

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 ...