An erosion point

The Mt. Baker Highway on Nov. 17 was reduced to single-lane alternating traffic at a point about six miles east of Glacier. Nooksack River bank erosion has undermined guardrail supports, so the state Department ...

Christmas events in Everson

EVERSON ­— Country Partners 4-H Club will again stage a live Nativity scene at the Elenbaas Country Store, 302 W. Main St. On Friday, Dec. 11, from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., wagon rides will also be offered ...

LC choral students’ carol-o-grams offered

LYNDEN — Students of the Lynden Christian High School Concert Choir will again bring the message of Christmas out into the community with their voices with carol-o-grams.   The youth singers will ...

Help offered to sign up for 2016 health insurance

WHATCOM — Need help choosing and signing up for a health insurance plan? You don’t have to go through the process alone. Bellingham Technical College has partnered with the Whatcom Alliance for Health ...

2016 county park camping can be reserved Dec. 1

WHATCOM — On Dec. 1 county Parks & Recreation will begin accepting camping and facility rental reservations for 2016. To reserve, call 778-5850 or go to the website at https://secure.ininio.com/whatcom…. ...

WCC will host Jan. 16 human rights conference

BELLINGHAM ­— The annual Martin Luther King Jr. Human Rights Conference will be on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Whatcom Community College Syre Center. Co-sponsors are ...

Seven new WSP troopers set for northwest district

OLYMPIA — Seven new Washington State Patrol troopers assigned to northwest Washington District 7 were sworn in on Nov. 19. The seven are: Nicholas Allen, claiming Benton City as his home town; Joshua ...

Thankfulness abounds for Tribune staff

Twenty-six years ago we started the Tribune tradition of writing a staff Thanksgiving column. It has become a constant in our routine and, as we prepare for the bountiful holiday tomorrow, we have much ...

Letters to the editor

An outpouring of hope My name is Polly Moore. I have stage 4 ovarian cancer and I just want to say thank-you to the Lynden community. You all have helped me and my family. Thank you to all who sent flowers, ...

Meetings

Monday, Nov. 30 • Lake Whatcom Joint Policy Group (Whatcom County/Bellingham), fireplace room, Municipal Court Building, 625 Halleck St., Bellingham, 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1 • Directors of Bertrand ...