Fair scholarships are ag-related

LYNDEN ­— The Northwest Washington Fair Foundation will award scholarships of up to $5,000 to three to five qualified Whatcom County students studying in an agriculture-related field at a college, university ...

Habitat needs show volunteers

WHATCOM — Habitat for Humanity of Whatcom County is looking for at least 20 volunteers willing to enthusiastically staff two Habitat booths at the Whatcom Home and Garden Show. Volunteers are needed ...

Letters to the editor – Feb. 19

Disappointed voters not looking to future The front page of the Feb. 12 Lynden Tribune made quite a statement about the support the public schools in our county receive. The top story was the Lynden School ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Feb. 19 • Bellingham Technical College Board of Trustees, College Services board room on campus, 3028 Lindbergh Ave., 8:15 a.m. • Lynden Board of Adjustments, southeast conference room, ...
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Kenzie Van Beek – Troy Stap wedding

Kenzie Lee Van Beek and Troy Lucas Stap were united in marriage on Sept. 28, 2013, at North County Christ the King Church in Lynden. A reception followed at the Mt. Baker Rotary Building. The bride is ...
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Gerb and Shirley DeBoer – 65th anniversary

Gerb and Shirley DeBoer of Lynden celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a family dinner planned by their children. They were married on Feb. 18, 1949, in Lynden. Gerb is a retired dairyman and ...
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Jennifer Mullins – John Robertson III engagement

Jennifer N. Mullins and John M. Robertson III, both of Harlingen, Texas, announce their engagement and plans for an Aug. 9, 2014 wedding in Bellingham. Jennifer is a daughter of Maggie Mullins of Lynden ...

Local and state Dairy Women offer scholarships with varied criteria

WHATCOM — Applications are now being accepted for two scholarships offered by Whatcom County Dairy Women. The two are: a $1,000 award in memory of Mina Polinder, and a $750 award in memory of Judy Scholten. ...

Birth – published Feb. 19

Cyrus Bradley Dejong Sara and Mark DeJong of Lynden welcomed a son, Cyrus Bradley, on Feb. 7, 2014, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 9 pounds, 13 ounces, and joins brother ...

42nd District legislators in Blaine Saturday

BLAINE ­— The three lawmakers of the 42nd District of north Whatcom County will host a town hall meeting from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 22, in the Blaine High School Performing Arts Center. Reps. ...