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City takes another step toward new parkland

LYNDEN — The Lynden City Council took another step in the slow process of adding 40 acres of park property on the west side of town. During Monday evening’s council meeting, the council members approved ...

Zion Lutheran Church celebrates 111th year

CUSTER — Zion Lutheran Church, 7215 Valley View Rd., hosts a celebration of its 111th year on Saturday, Aug. 9. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and includes a program on the history of Zion and ...

Chip-sealing continues near Lynden

WHATCOM — The Whatcom County Public Works department will continue chip-sealing through Aug. 7, between the hours of 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. on the following roads: East Boundary, Pangborn, Assink, Bloom, ...

Memories of Sol Lewis invited for retrospective

LYNDEN -— October 2014 will mark 100 years that the Lewis family has owned and operated the Lynden Tribune. Leading up to the centennial date, the Tribune will publish stories as a historical retrospective ...

NWWA Fair comes alive on Monday

LYNDEN — It’s almost time again for the Northwest Washington Fair, and that means attractions of all shapes and sizes come alive for six days, starting Monday. The grandstand entertainment looks a ...

Parks District asking for $1M bond

LYNDEN — The Lynden Regional Parks and Recreation District has finalized its plan and will ask voters to approve a $1 million bond this November, with the money aimed at improving parking and restroom ...
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Catch a little fish history

LUMMI ISLAND — Learn about reefnet fishing while dining on Pacific Northwest salmon at the Lummi Island Reefnet Festival. The event, from 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 9, includes an entire ...

Angelica Flores tops in Lynden’s Got Talent music

LYNDEN -— Angelica Flores, who has performed before at the Jansen Art Center, was judged the winner in the Lynden’s Got Talent contest on Saturday, July 19. The new stage event of the Northwest Raspberry ...

Picnic celebrating local parks is Aug. 5 at Lake Padden

BELLINGHAM — The Whatcom Parks and Recreation Foundation will host a community picnic from 5 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 5, to mark the 25th anniversary of the foundation. The event is free and open to ...

City street chip-sealing this week

WHATCOM -— Chip-sealing on three streets within Lynden city limits by Whatcom County crews was rescheduled to start on Tuesday, July 29, city Public Works reported. The work may start as early as 6:30 ...