Public meetings

Wednesday, July 16 • Lynden City Council Community Development Committee, second floor meeting room, Lynden City Hall, 300 Fourth St. 4 p.m. • WRIA (Watershed Resource Inventory Area) 1 Planning Unit, ...

Guide Insurance and Beacon Insurance merge

LYNDEN — Guide Insurance Services Inc. and Beacon Insurance Group Inc. will merge, effective Aug. 1. The joining of the two local, independent agencies will give customers access to “the great customer ...

NEXUS hours change at Point Roberts

POINT ROBERTS — The dedicated NEXUS-only southbound lane at the Point Roberts border crossing will operate between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. seven days a week. The hours of operation have been extended two hours ...
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105 miles for a close friend

LYNDEN — The number 105 sticks out to Troy Muljat. Unfortunately, though, not for a good reason. Each day, the Lynden native must drive 105 miles to Seattle to receive radiation treatments at the Cancer ...
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A first for Whatcom County

FERNDALE — In previous years when the calendar reached early July, families of Ferndale and Lynden, like others in the state, would load up the minivan, pack the cooler and head nearly four hours to ...
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Razz Fest 3-on-3 tourney back and bigger than ever

LYNDEN — Each year, Jerry Blankers of Muljat Group North, sees numbers get bigger and bigger for Lynden’s Northwest Raspberry Festival 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament. 2014 is no different. As of Monday, ...
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Cooling down Everson-Nooksack style

A truck with a water geyser helps parade-goers cool off on Saturday during the Everson-Nooksack Summer Festival, which took place Friday through Sunday. (Sabrina Wadhams/Lynden Tribune)… This content ...

Stronger yearbook review coming to LHS

LYNDEN — Lynden High School will put a “second set of eyes” on certain pre-publication components of the school’s annual yearbook, school district Superintendent Jim Frey said on Monday. That decision ...

Lynden’s Got Talent added to Razz Fest

LYNDEN — The Northwest Raspberry Festival is already packed full of fun, but this year the Lynden Performing Arts Guild and Lynden Music Festival are adding one more to the mix. The first-ever “Lynden’s ...

County home sale prices continue slight rise

WHATCOM — Whatcom County’s housing market showed mixed results in this year’s second quarter, according to a recent real-estate report. The number of county homes sold in the second quarter fell ...