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‘Odd Couple’ opens in Lynden

Women, of course, star in the female version of “The Odd Couple,” now on the Claire vg Thomas Theatre stage to March 12. Top photo, from left are Susan Duncan, Laura Nelson, Teri Grimes and Amy Landino. ...

Youth repertory effort kicks off tonight at Claire vg Thomas Theatre

LYNDEN ­— Tonight is the kickoff toward a new venture at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre, a first-ever festival of 10-minute plays by youth. At 7 p.m. will be a read-through of plays open for anyone to ...

The best Best Pictures you can watch

A look back at almost nine decades of Oscar-winning films The Academy Awards are this weekend, and for once the Best Picture Oscar is really anybody’s to grab. Different movies have been considered frontrunners ...

Fair Foundation now taking 2016 scholarship applications from locals

LYNDEN — Application is now open for Northwest Washington Fair Foundation scholarships of at least $1,000 each to be given to local high school students. Since the scholarship program started in 2013, ...
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Legislative talk

Dana Brandt of Ecotech Solar of Bellingham asks a question about state solar energy policy at Friday’s legislative town hall meeting in the Mt. Baker Rotary Building. The 42nd District’s Sen. Doug ...
Allowing diverse public access onto DNR-managed land is one of the goals of a two-year, citizen-guided planning process. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune)

Group appointed to guide DNR recreation plan locally

OLYMPIA — Members have been chosen for a volunteer-based planning committee to help guide recreation on lands managed by the state Department of Natural Resources from Mount Baker to Bellingham. From ...

Lynden Day Spa celebrates one year with award

LYNDEN — Lynden Day Spa celebrated its first anniversary by winning the Best of Lynden Award for massage/spa. Located at 1610 Grover St., Suite B3, the only full-service spa in Lynden provides services ...
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Gasoline prices remain relatively low

The gasoline price got as low as $1.69 per gallon at the Lynden Safeway store on Feb. 11. The national average price may be starting to creep back up, reports GasBuddy. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)… ...

Pair of local dairy scholarships offered again

WHATCOM — The county Dairy Women organization again is sponsoring two scholarship opportunities. The scholarships in memory of Mina Polinder and Judy Scholten are both available to: 1) a son or daughter ...

Session March 31 at courthouse covers planning fundamentals

BELLINGHAM — “A Shortcourse on Local Planning” will be presented at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, March 31, in the Whatcom County Courthouse. Whatcom County Planning & Development Services, the Washington ...