Baker Lake fire contained to one acre last week

WHATCOM — By wildfire status, a one-acre fire doesn’t prove spectacular in size, but the threat of a fire on the east shoreline of Baker Lake in the Mount Baker-Snoqaulmie National Forest was snuffed ...

Young Everson woman found dead in Snohomish County

LAKE STEVENS — The cause and manner of death of a young Everson woman found dead are still pending, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office.   The body of Stephanie S. Kensigner, 22, ...

Elements Hospitality opens mini golf for Razz

LYNDEN — Elements Hospitality will host both the Make Jesus Famous event that caps the Northwest Raspberry Festival in downtown Lynden on Saturday and open the Dutch Village Mall basement for free mini ...
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Winning dessert recipe loads up the raspberry taste

LYNDEN — The winning dessert in the Lynden Tribune’s annual Raspberry Dessert Contest beat out the competition by highlighting raspberries.   Of course, the rest of Megan Jensen’s dessert had ...

Praise 106.5 moving to Bellingham

LYNDEN — The tagline “Praise 106.5, Lynden, Bellingham, Vancouver” will soon put an even greater emphasis on Bellingham.   The Christian music and programming radio station started in Lynden ...

Teen walks out of mountain plane crash

MAZAMA, Washington — While Navy helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft scoured the mountains nearby for a missing private plane that never arrived in Lynden on Saturday, Autumn Veatch, 16, of Bellingam, ...

Search for plane due for Lynden will resume

Sunday’s aerial search for a small, private plane that never reached its Lynden destination will resume Monday morning. The plane, with three occupants including the owner/pilot, left Montana about 1 ...

Expect more sidewalk widening near Fisher

LYNDEN — The Jim Kaemingk Sr. Trail will receive an upgrade east of Fisher Elementary School thanks to $300,000 earmarked for the project in the state’s capital budget. The money will be added to the ...

Funding will finish Riverview Road

LYNDEN — It has taken years of searching, but the City of Lynden finally has the financing lined up to complete Riverview Road from Hannegan Road to Seventh Street. As part of the state’s capital budget ...

State funding Bender Field upgrade voters fell short on

A watering gun keeps grass growing on the soccer fields of the 56-acre Bender complex just south of where the new parking lot and restroom facility will get built with state funding. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden ...