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PSE, PogoZone supply new computers to youth center

  SUMAS — Puget Sound Energy and PogoZone teamed up to donate six computers to the Sumas youth center last year, providing the facility and the kids it serves with a much-needed update in technology. ...
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Relaying with granddaughters

Virgil Stremler, who is doing well after surgery for esophageal cancer, enjoys a picture-taking moment with granddaughters at the Relay For Life of North Whatcom Friday evening at the Northwest Washington ...

Klein arraigned in court

BELLINGHAM — The man whose vehicle struck and killed two Windward High School students and injured two others will face trial proceedings on multiple charges beginning Aug. 26.   William J. Klein, ...

Polly Moore, longtime post office employee, diagnosed with cancer

  LYNDEN — Polly Moore, a longtime employee at the Lynden Post Office, was recently diagnosed with stage 4 ovarian cancer.   After spending nearly three weeks in the hospital, Moore was released ...

YWAM adds worship event to Razz Fest

LYNDEN — Nothing kicks off a new Youth With a Mission (YWAM) base quite like getting the group’s founder, Loren Cunningham, to speak.   As YWAM continues its plans to create a base in Lynden, the ...

Issue in court: dog kennel in ag zone?

  WHATCOM — Rover Stay Over, a Hannegan Road dog kennel in conflict with the county and some neighbors as well, is asserting its case with an appeal in Whatcom County Superior Court.   Dozens ...

Death at Lummi Island ferry dock determined to be a suicide

LUMMI ­— The Whatcom County Sheriff’s Department reports a death investigation at the Lummi Island ferry dock on Gooseberry Point. According to Undersheriff Jeff Parks, the department was notified ...

Buying fireworks online illegal in Washington state

OLYMPIA — Purchasing fireworks online is illegal here, state Fire Marshal Charles M. Duffy reminds Washingtonians before the Fourth of July. In Washington State, fireworks must be purchased from a licensed ...

Permaculture is concept of Laurel Road farm tour

BELLINGHAM — A free tour will be given at Inspiration Farm, 619 E. Laurel Rd., at 5:30 p.m. Friday, June 26. Learn about how nurturing natural systems provides humans and animals with food and medicine. ...
Shannon Stocker, whose daughter Elena is a student at Windward High School, lights the candles of a Bellingham group that came to share in the candlelight memorial gathering in Ferndale Saturday evening. From left are Rebecca Kost, Chris Miller, Karin Peterson and Ruby Peterson. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Community mourns death of two students

Driver William J. Klein was found asleep in his vehicle an hour after crash   FERNDALE — The man who drove into four Windward High School students on Wednesday, June 10, killing two of them, appeared ...