Korthuis makes Dean’s Honor List

Jenah Korthuis, daughter of Steve and Robin Korthuis of Lynden, was named to the Cedarville University (Ohio) Dean’s Honor List for the 2015 fall semester. Jenah is a freshman majoring in special education.

Our Voice: Vote yes on local school levies

The portion of public school costs borne by the local property tax levy keeps rising in Washington. It is now pegged at 20 to 23 percent of school districts’ budgets in Whatcom County. The state has ...

Levy programs critical to overall student success

This is a guest opinion from Tammy Yoder, chair of the Citizens for Lynden Schools Committee.   I would like to take a moment to thank you for your support in the passage of the construction bond for ...

Letters to the editor

Looking forward to life as a Lyndenite As a new resident of Lynden, I wanted to say how excited I am to be here. Like the Judsons, we were also searching for an ideal home and we found it. I have never ...

Meetings

Thursday, Jan. 28 • Lynden School Board, middle school library, 516 Main St., Lynden, 6:30 p.m. The board hears a budget update and holds a work session. • Whatcom County Planning Commission, Planning ...

Calendar

ONGOING ‘Mary Poppins’ at LCHS Lynden Christian High School presents the Broadway musical “Mary Poppins,” with Haley Ponnech as Mary and Jack Vandergriend as Bert, on Jan. 29-30 and Feb. 4-5 at ...
Every Tuesday, Linda Card, left, and Debbie Lagerwey let the homeless help themselves to clothing, blankets and more at a Bellingham church.  (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Sol H. Lewis Award winners: Debbie Lagerwey/Linda Card

Every Tuesday, Linda Card, left, and Debbie Lagerwey let the homeless help themselves to clothing, blankets and more at a Bellingham church. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune) Debbie Lagerwey, Linda Card have ...
Terry DeValois continues to be a commissioner for the Lynden Regional Parks & Recreation District, which helps run Bender Fields. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Sol H. Lewis Award winner: Terry DeValois

Terry DeValois continues to be a commissioner for the Lynden Regional Parks & Recreation District, which helps run Bender Fields. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) Longtime Lynden AD was master scheduler, ...
Lynden senior Sterling Somers recorded 26 points and 10 rebounds to help carry the Lions to a 71-68 win over rival Lynden Christian on Thursday, Jan. 21. It was the Lyncs’ first loss of the season. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lions edge Lyncs in rivalry thriller

Lynden senior Sterling Somers recorded 26 points and 10 rebounds to help carry the Lions to a 71-68 win over rival Lynden Christian on Thursday, Jan. 21. It was the Lyncs’ first loss of the season. (Cameron ...
Lynden senior guard Emily Holt hit three 3-pointers in the third quarter and finished with nine points to help spark the Lions' 55-45 rivalry win over Lynden Christian on Friday, Jan. 22. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lynden girls rally from 16-point deficit to stun Lyncs

LYNDEN — Lynden senior guard Emily Holt describes the Lions as a “hard hat, lunch pail” type of team. No matter the situation, they just go to work. That blue-collar mentality was on full display ...