Former NFL quarterback Jake Locker, a Ferndale alum, leads his annual football camp back in 2013 Locker has a passion for serving the youth of his community, and hopes The Locker Room can be yet another avenue to do so. (File photo/Lynden Tribune)

Yet another way to give back

Former NFL quarterback Jake Locker, a Ferndale alum, leads his annual football camp back in 2013 Locker has a passion for serving the youth of his community, and hopes The Locker Room can be yet another ...

Everett leaving Meridian High

Principal has taken job at Squalicum; search process already underway LAUREL — Meridian High School Principal James Everett announced on Monday that he has accepted the position of principal at Squalicum ...
Members of North County Christ the King’s The Refinery discipleship program worked on the Bridges of Hope transformational home for a couple of days during the kids’ spring break last week, painting the house and making some other general improvements on the grounds. (Brent Lindquist/Lynden Tribune)

Building a home for transformation

Members of North County Christ the King’s The Refinery discipleship program worked on the Bridges of Hope transformational home for a couple of days during the kids’ spring break last week, painting ...

Spotted owl status in review

Environmental group wants change from ‘threatened’ to more restrictive ‘endangered’   PORTLAND — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is starting an evaluation of the status of the northern ...

Community Snowpack officially 22 percent of norm

Local impacts upon summer streamflow remain to be seen By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com   WHATCOM — ...

Helping Hand grants now available for park, trail improvement

  WHATCOM — The Whatcom County Parks and Recreation Foundation announces its 2015 Helping Hand grant program for groups and organizations working on projects to improve their parks and trails.   Grants ...

Canadians do 80 percent of local border crossings

WHATCOM — A sharp contrast in the number of Canadians versus Americans crossing the five Whatcom County points of entry between the two countries is driven largely by the purpose of their international ...

City chooses Dawson to redo Fifth Street section

LYNDEN — The city, hoping to complete its Fifth Street rebuild in August, took a major step toward that effort during Monday’s City Council meeting by selecting the firm to do the work.   The ...

Ericksen says no-new-taxes budget can work

  OLYMPIA — State Sen. Doug Ericksen, R-Ferndale, says the Senate’s budget version shows the state’s most fundamental needs can be met without raising taxes — fully funding K-12 education, ...

Lynden home prices rise as inventory remains tight

WHATCOM — The Whatcom County housing market experienced solid increases in median sales prices and number of homes sold in the first quarter of this year, with other data indicating an edge to sellers ...