Vehicular deaths trial now set for Nov. 9 for Klein

WHATCOM — A trial of William J. Klein for vehicular homicide in the deaths of two Windward High School students on June 10 has been reset to begin on Nov. 9. A pre-trial hearing will be on Oct. 28. The ...

11-year-old stabs mother on Vinup Road

LYNDEN — An 11-year-old boy stabbed his mother in the back in the 8500 block of Vinup Road at 8:20 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 9, according to the Lynden Police Department. The boy was transported for a ...

Honcoop attends national event

LYNDEN ­— Cindy Honcoop of Lynden attended the Eagle Forum’s annual leadership conference in St. Louis Sept. 11-13 and was able to hear Republican presidential contenders Rick Santorum, Ben Carson ...
Dave and Susan Burri were working on Labor Day to change over some of the summer flowers of downtown Lynden to fall plantings. (That effort will continue for several weeks.) Susan especially is the designated gardener for the city and Downtown Business Association and she puts in many hours in a season tending and watering the beds, planters and hanging baskets. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

A garden switch

Dave and Susan Burri were working on Labor Day to change over some of the summer flowers of downtown Lynden to fall plantings. (That effort will continue for several weeks.) Susan especially is the designated ...

Online Voters’ Guide is posted

WHATCOM ­— The 2015 general election Online Voters’ Guide of state and local ballot issues is now available for county voters through the following link: http://www.whatcomcounty.us/1732/Current-Election. The ...

Letters to the editor

Kershner doesn’t own her past mistakes I am really disappointed in Kathy Kersher’s refusal to own up to her mistakes. In 2010 while on County Council, she voted to cut funding for both domestic violence ...

Calendar

ONGOING Choral rehearsals The Lynden Choral Society begins rehearsing for Handel’s “Messiah” on Monday, Sept. 21, at First Christian Reformed Church, 1010 Front St., from 7 to 9:15 p.m. New members ...

Youth choir to rehearse 7 times, perform at Jansen Art Center during the holidays

LYNDEN ­— A community youth choir will be formed this fall for ages 9-14 to perform at the Jansen Art Center in early December. Children from Lynden and north Whatcom County are invited to join. This ...

Library system seeks feedback on ‘2020 vision’

WHATCOM — Special community feedback meetings will be held on the Whatcom County Library System’s five-year strategic plan now being developed. Meetings will be on Tuesday, Sept. 22, from 2 to 4 p.m. ...

Mt. Baker Hwy. is reopened at Anderson Creek

BELLINGHAM — Anderson Creek now flows freely under State Route 542 (Mt. Baker Highway) and traffic resumed over the creek on Tuesday, Sept. 15, as the new Anderson Creek bridge was opened 12 days ahead ...