$30,000 given to Cancer Center from 2015 rodeo Tough Enough to Wear Pink effort

LYNDEN — The Lynden PRCA Rodeo recently donated $30,000 to the PeaceHealth St. Joseph Cancer Center in Bellingham for breast cancer patient care and research. The contribution is the result of many donations ...

Descendants of pre-statehood settlers meet in Lynden

LYNDEN ­— The annual Lynden Clamdiggers Association dinner and meeting will be on Saturday, Nov. 14, starting at noon, in the Lynden Community Center, 401 Grover St. This is the social gathering of ...

Mt. Baker still an eruption threat?

WHATCOM — Mount Baker, the active volcano in our backyard? It’s true enough to vulcanologist David Tucker to be the title of his talk on Sunday, Nov. 8. The presentation begins at 2:15 p.m. in the ...

SR 539 lane closures near Canadian border

LYNDEN — State Route 539 north of Lynden near the Canadian border will continue to have daytime closures today. Contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation are restriping ...

New trail links Fairhaven Park to Chuckanut Forest

BELLNGHAM ­— A new trail linking Fairhaven Park to the Chuckanut Community Forest was opened on Oct. 8. The wide gravel trail leads from the park to 18th Street, off Fairhaven Parkway, replacing a path ...

Letters to the editor

Our patriotism has become lazy Veterans Day, Nov. 11, 2015, is coming shortly and I wanted to share some of my thoughts with you. I am a World War II veteran, one of those of the Greatest Generation era. Although ...

Meetings

Wednesday, Nov. 4 • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Northwest Annex conference room, Planning and Development Services, 5280 Northwest Dr., Bellingham, 3:30 p.m. On the agenda: Paula ...

Calendar

ONGOING NVHS play Nooksack Valley High School presents “Legally Blonde the Musical” Nov. 5, 6, 7, 12, 13 and 14 at 7 p.m. and at 2 p.m. on Nov. 8 and 15 in the NVHS Performing Arts Center. $10 for ...
Ruben Hernandez, left, is Rod Fadden’s replacement in Sumas as utilities superintendent. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune)

Fadden ends 31 years in Sumas utilities roles

Ruben Hernandez, left, is Rod Fadden’s replacement in Sumas as utilities superintendent. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune) By Elisa Claassen for the Lynden Tribune SUMAS — Friday, Oct. 30, marked the ...

Roper, DeBoer selected for Hall of Fame induction

LYNDEN — A pair of local high school boys’ basketball coaches will soon be Hall of Famers. Lynden head coach Brian Roper and Lynden Christian head coach Roger DeBoer are two of six coaches who have ...