Lynden’s defense shuts down Ferndale for resounding rivalry win

FERNDALE — A year ago, Ferndale celebrated on Lynden’s home turf after riding its Wing-T rushing attack to a 37-35 upset victory that snapped the top-ranked Lions’ 33 game-winning streak and ended ...

Lynden girls’ soccer clinches first-ever district berth

LYNDEN — For the first time in program history, the Lynden girls’ soccer team is postseason-bound. Sierra Smith scored a pair of goals to lead the Lions to a 3-0 win over Bellingham on Thursday that ...
West My Friend, coming from Vancouver Island, helps to give the 2015 Lynden Music Festival its “island” aura. This group performs twice Saturday, Oct. 17 — at the Lynden Pioneer Museum at 2 p.m. and Steakhouse 9 at 8 p.m. (Courtesy photo)

Music fills our town

West My Friend, coming from Vancouver Island, helps to give the 2015 Lynden Music Festival its “island” aura. This group performs twice Saturday, Oct. 17 — at the Lynden Pioneer Museum at 2 p.m. ...
Preferred Freezer built its 330,000-square-foot facility in Lynden in a hurry, opening last month in plenty of time to receive a crush of Canadian cranberries. Global cranberry producer Ocean Spray will nearly fill the state-of-the-art freezer facility with multiple truckloads of berries now coming in daily. Located on West Main Street, the giant facility has climate-controlled loading docks to reduce product loss. Automated lifts and lights help forklift drivers access trucks easily, while automatic doors into the four freezers save time and reduce cold loss. (Tim Newcomb/Lynden Tribune)

How to freeze an Ocean Spray cranberry

Preferred Freezer built its 330,000-square-foot facility in Lynden in a hurry, opening last month in plenty of time to receive a crush of Canadian cranberries. Global cranberry producer Ocean Spray will ...

Organization takes on Unity Care NW name

BELLINGHAM — The organization that has been known as the Interfaith Community Health Center took on a new name on Oct. 5 — Unity Care NW. The announcement was made at an annual fundraising gala, whose ...

A look at the Port of Bellingham District 3 race

WHATCOM — The Port of Bellingham Commission influences a variety of entities, including the Bellingham airport, the harbors in Bellingham and Blaine and the Bellingham waterfront. Current Ferndale ...
Sara Whitehead is getting more into promoting and marketing the Bee in Bloom honey and lavender farm she and husband Brent run. (Courtesy photo)

Lavender vendor one new addition to this year’s Craft and Antique Show

Sara Whitehead is getting more into promoting and marketing the Bee in Bloom honey and lavender farm she and husband Brent run. (Courtesy photo) LYNDEN ­— Bee in Bloom, a husband-wife team growing lavender ...

New event Nov. 6 benefits Cascade Connections

BELLINGHAM ­— Cascade Connections (formerly Cascade Christian Services) holds its first Hamster’s Ball, a fundraising evening, on Friday, Nov. 6, at the Bellingham Cruise Terminal. The event, starting ...

100 will ‘simulate’ poverty on Nov. 1

BELLINGHAM ­— Sunday, Nov. 1, will bring a Poverty Simulation Event, billed as an “eye-opening experience.” Approximately 100 people will experience the reality of poverty in a unique simulation, ...

Free Washington Parks days in 2016 announced

OLYMPIA — The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission announces Friday, Jan. 1, as the first of 12 “free days” in 2016 when visitors are not required to display the Discover Pass to visit ...