Cloud 9 Sports Christmas Classic at LCHS

LYNDEN — The Cloud 9 Sports Christmas Classic at Lynden Christian High School began on Tuesday and continues Wednesday. The annual holiday basketball tournament features a particularly strong field this ...

$700k grant to study county water

Birch Bay Water & Sewer District will head the effort up OLYMPIA — The Washington Department of Ecology has awarded a $700,000 grant to the Birch Bay Water and Sewer District to do a north Whatcom ...
The Inn at Lynden scrambled to open on Monday, Dec. 28. Above right, discussions continued in the temporary hotel lobby about finishing the inn while the inn filled 11 guest rooms the first night of operation, many with views onto downtown Lynden in unique rooms with a historic feel. (Tim Newcomb/Lynden Tribune)

Inn at Lynden opened on Monday; more dates set

The Inn at Lynden scrambled to open on Monday, Dec. 28. Above right, discussions continued in the temporary hotel lobby about finishing the inn while the inn filled 11 guest rooms the first night of operation, ...

Goods in Lynden burglaries found; suspect arrested

  LYNDEN — Police have arrested a man as a suspect in several recent burglaries, and assistant chief John Billester urges people to be vigilant about suspicious circumstances especially in this holiday ...

State Patrol seeks witnesses to Dec. 18 fatal I-5 crash

  WHATCOM — The Washington State Patrol seeks any additional witnesses to the Dec. 18 fatal collision on Interstate 5 north of Ferndale involving a WSP patrol car parked on the left shoulder.   A ...

‘Tis the season to carol

Student singers from Lynden Christian High School delivered a “carol-o-gram” of several Christmas carols to the Lynden Tribune offices last Thursday. The singing at businesses and other locations ...

Man puts juvenile in freezer over dispute

FERNDALE — A Ferndale man was arrested on Sunday, Dec. 13, after he lured a 17-year-old boy to his house, doused him with a garden hose and ordered him inside a chest freezer. At about 8:18 p.m. that ...
From left are Loni Rahm of the tourism group, fair general manager Jim Baron and fair board president Steve Vander Yacht.

Fair wins Tourism Business of Year award

From left are Loni Rahm of the tourism group, fair general manager Jim Baron and fair board president Steve Vander Yacht. WHATCOM ­— The Northwest Washington Fair Association has won the 2015 Tourism ...

Taco Time using Lynden to test breakfast menu

WHATCOM — Taco Time NW, a 76-restaurant chain based in Renton, is testing a new breakfast menu at three locations, including Lynden and Bellingham. The Lynden location started the test in November and ...
Three residents at Meadow Greens of Lynden are now 100 years old — “they are such amazing ladies,” said Julie Kroontje, administrative assistant. From left are Bertha Abrams, Jennie Bakker and Agnes Chamberlain, all reaching their century milestone in 2015. This photo was taken last Wednesday, Dec. 16, on Bakker’s 100th birthday. (Courtesy photo)

Celebrating 100 x3

Three residents at Meadow Greens of Lynden are now 100 years old — “they are such amazing ladies,” said Julie Kroontje, administrative assistant. From left are Bertha Abrams, Jennie Bakker and Agnes ...