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ONGOING Kids Do Art! Spring break workshops of Kids: Do Art! are this week for ages 6 to 14 in the Jansen Art Center, 321 Front St., Lynden. At $10 each, sessions run from 9 to 10:25 a.m. and 10:35 to ...

Jewell honored by insurance firm

LYNDEN — Andrew Jewell, a Lynden-based Farmers Insurance agent, has been invited to the President’s Council of Farmers Insurance Group of Companies. The honor is given to about 100 agents out of the ...

Appointments for energy assistance

WHATCOM — Appointments may now be made to participate in an energy assistance program run by The Opportunity Council. Call 360-255-2192 Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. to ...
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Refurbishing Lynden’s downtown mural

Gary Chadwick uses a pressure washer to clean the Lynden Lions Club-sponsored mural at 610 Front St. on Monday. He is preparing for the work of Western Washington University art students to rehabilitate ...
BelleWood Acres is part apple orchard and part community social hub. It is all for sale. (Courtesy photo)

BelleWood Acres for sale, but not closing

Owners John and Dorie Belisle plan to continue to grow the business until a sale is completed LYNDEN — John and Dorie Belisle have grown BelleWood Acres into a self-sustaining apple business unlike any ...
The Gaither Vocal Band will play at the NWWA Fair.

Bill Gaither returning to NWWA Fair

Gospel star’s previous visit to Lynden in 2009 was a fair sellout LYNDEN — The Gaither Vocal Band, featuring Gospel Music Hall of Famer Bill Gaither, is returning to the Northwest Washington Fair for ...

Environmental review of GPT halted

SSA Marine wants Lummis’ fishing rights claims resolved before going farther  SEATTLE — On Friday the sponsor for the Gateway Pacific Terminal project invoked a contractual right to temporarily suspend ...
Winning business awards last week, from left, were, Dale Zender, PeaceHealth CEO (Business Person); Cory and Bobbi Kreider of Lynden Sheet Metal (Small Business), Greg Penner of Capstone Physical Therapy (Startup Business), and Jay Bornstein of Bornstein Seafoods (Lifetime Business Achievement). (Courtesy photo)

Lynden businesses win event awards

Local businesses recognized at Business Person of the Year event WHATCOM — Two Lynden businesses won awards as part of the 30th annual Business Person of the Year Awards Banquet on March 23, hosted ...

Woods Coffee opening roastery in Bellingham

LYNDEN — Woods Coffee opened a public coffee roasting experience on Monday at its 813 Lakeway Dr. location in Bellingham. The new roastery is an extension of the existing coffee shop, offering a first-hand ...

Two locals in state geography bee

David Polinder, Julia Van Driel both love these types of subject areas BY BROOKE HANSON for the Lynden Tribune LYNDEN ­— Two Lynden students will compete in the state National Geographic Bee on Friday, ...