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BelleWood Acres apple farm is a popular destination for Fisher Elementary School kindergartners. (Courtesy photo/Fisher Elementary School)

Field trip traditions

Kids countywide enjoy learning outside the classroom By Brent Lindquist reporter@lyndentribune.com WHATCOM — For an elementary schooler, field ...
Bond supporters showed their enthusiasm on Grover Street at B.C. Avenue on Monday. (Brent Lindquist/Lynden Tribune)

School bond passing with 69% support

$48 million bond will build new Fisher, middle schools By Brent Lindquist reporter@lyndentribune.com LYNDEN — The Lynden School District’s proposed ...

School bond passing with 69% support

LYNDEN — The Lynden School District’s proposed $48 million facilities bond was passing solidly in the ballot count released shortly after 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 28.   In the first count of the ...
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Milk Makers Fest in town this week

A Holstein dairy heifer gets acquainted with a group of first graders at this week’s Milk Makers Fest at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds. Conducted by Whatcom County Dairy Women, the fest is all ...

$300,000 grant helps supply low-income with fruits, vegetables

  WHATCOM — Over the next three years, the Opportunity Council and several partners will provide more low-income families with access to fresh fruits and vegetables, thanks to a U.S. Department of ...

Launching Success teachers’ special

  BELLINGHAM — Launching Success Learning Store celebrates area teachers with a Superhero-themed event on Saturday, May 2, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This event is tied to Teacher Appreciation ...
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2011 loss of brother inspires Jeremy Brockmann

  LYNDEN — Former Meridian star baseball player and current Centralia College sophomore Jeremy Brockmann has experienced a great deal of success over the years, both on the field and in the classroom. ...

Ballot drop-off deadline Tuesday

  WHATCOM — County Auditor Debbie Adelstein reminds Lynden School District voters that ballots for the $48 million bond special election must be postmarked or deposited in a ballot drop box no later ...
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Homeschoolers hone their public speaking here

  LYNDEN ­— The crosswalk at 11th and Grover streets was a busy spot last week Thursday through Saturday, with dozens of smartly dressed young folks making their way between the Bethel and First ...

Skills academy now taking applications

  WHATCOM — The Northwest Career & Technical Academy provides tuition-free career training in high-wage, high-demand occupations to area high school, homeschool and GED students under the age ...