Republican caucuses light on presidential talk

Caucus chair Kathy Kershner advises a precinct group led by Randall Marston (with sheet) at the Republican caucus held Saturday at Isom Elementary School in Lynden. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune) Process ...

Lynden lines up alternative jails

Sumas is also taking action for just-in-case scenario LYNDEN ­— In case it comes to that, Lynden will have an out-of-county place to take its jail inmates. The City Council agreed on Feb. 16 to a pair ...

Friday’s basketball roundup: LC girls win bi-district title; Lynden girls fall in district title game

Lynden Christian girls 59, Seattle Academy 38 MOUNTLAKE TERRACE — Lynden Christian freshman Isabela Hernandez scored 18 points as the Lyncs earned a 59-38 win over Seattle Academy on Friday in the bi-district ...

Thursday’s basketball roundup: Lynden, LC, Baker boys stay alive

Lynden 61, Anacortes 48 Christian Zamora hit five 3-pointers and finished with 21 points as Lynden earned a 61-48 win over Anacortes in a 2A district loser-out game on Thursday at Mount Vernon High School. Sterling ...

Wednesday’s basketball roundup: Nooksack, Baker girls avoid elimination

Nooksack Valley 58, Forest Ridge 44 Nooksack Valley exploded for a 24-point fourth quarter to earn a 58-44 win over Forest Ridge in a 1A bi-district loser-out game on Wednesday at Mountlake Terrace High ...

Our tangled presidential selection starts Saturday

Washington State features both caucuses and a primary WHATCOM — Republicans and Democrats in Washington State will be selecting delegates to their national nominating conventions on different dates this ...
While the Old Settlers events take place in Ferndale, organizers see them as a Whatcom Countywide celebration that should be participated in as such. (Brent Lindquist/Lynden Tribune)

Old Settlers seek new members from Whatcom County

While the Old Settlers events take place in Ferndale, organizers see them as a Whatcom Countywide celebration that should be participated in as such. (Brent Lindquist/Lynden Tribune) Group runs annual ...

Legislators to report at 1 p.m. Friday in Lynden Rotary Building

LYNDEN — Forty-second District legislators Sen. Doug Ericksen, R-Ferndale, and Reps. Vincent Buys, R-Lynden, and Luanne Van Werven, R-Lynden, will hold a town hall meeting at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 19, ...

Birch Bay-Lynden bridge continues in repair; expect lane closures

WHATCOM — Through Friday morning, Feb. 19, one lane of southbound Interstate 5 at Birch Bay-Lynden Road will be closed nightly for bridge repair work. A detour uses the interchange on- and off-ramps. Ongoing, ...

$200,000 to PUD helps support local water systems

FERNDALE — Whatcom County Public Utility District No. 1 has entered into an agreement with the Washington State Department of Health’s Office of Drinking Water on a two-year pilot program to support ...