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Sailing ships in county ports this summer

ABERDEEN — The 2016 summer ports of call of Lady Washington, the official ship of Washington State, and companion vessel Hawaiian Chieftain have been announced, including Bellingham and Blaine. The vessels ...

Taco Time offers coupon booklets to nonprofits

WHATCOM — Taco Time NW offers a fund-raising opportunity for local nonprofits with free coupon books usable at Taco Time NW. The coupon books are free for local nonprofit organizations from now through ...
Weddings are the focus of Bridal Inspirations Wedding Expo. (Courtesy photo)

Bridal expo Sunday in Bellingham

Weddings are the focus of Bridal Inspirations Wedding Expo. (Courtesy photo) BELLINGHAM — Local wedding professionals will be gathered Sunday, Jan. 24, for the annual Bridal Inspirations Wedding Expo ...

Meetings

Thursday, Jan. 21 • Whatcom Transportation Authority Board of Directors, County Council chambers, Whatcom County Courthouse, 311 Grand Ave., Bellingham, 8 a.m. The board will reorganize and consider ...

Calendar

ONGOING NVHS play Nooksack Valley High School, 3326 E. Badger Rd., presents “The Crucible” at 7 pm. on Jan. 28-30 and Feb. 4-6 and at 2 p.m. on Jan. 31 and Feb. 7. Tickets: $6 at the door. January ...
Mary Poppins

Making ‘Mary Poppins’ at Lynden Christian

The rehearsing is coming down to real performances next week of “Mary Poppins” at Lynden Christian High School. From left, Ava Hill, Haley Ponnech, Andrew Hoekema and Jack Vander Griend play their ...

Groups join in Tenmile water testing

District farmers also want to know sources of contamination WHATCOM — Farmers in the Laurel Watershed Improvement District and area residents in the Tenmile Clean Water Project, a group of volunteers ...
The East Madison Street house was gutted. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune)

Nooksack house fire started from candle-making

The East Madison Street house was gutted. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune) NOOKSACK ­— A house was gutted Monday morning by fire started apparently from candle-making in a bedroom. The 911 call was received ...

Continuing in the cold

The temperature throughout north Whatcom County has remained seasonably on average, while the precipitation, after a wet end to 2015, has dropped well below averages to start the year. Here the pond at ...
Lynden Pioneer Museum director Troy Luginbill, left, receives a check from LPM Endowment Foundation chair Dick Decima on Monday, a gift that topped a total of $100,00 given from the local endowment foundation to the museum. (Tim Newcomb/Lynden Tribune)

Museum endowment foundation tops $100,000

Lynden Pioneer Museum director Troy Luginbill, left, receives a check from LPM Endowment Foundation chair Dick Decima on Monday, a gift that topped a total of $100,00 given from the local endowment foundation ...