2016 county park camping can be reserved Dec. 1

WHATCOM — On Dec. 1 county Parks & Recreation will begin accepting camping and facility rental reservations for 2016. To reserve, call 778-5850 or go to the website at https://secure.ininio.com/whatcom.

WCC will host Jan. 16 human rights conference

BELLINGHAM ­— The annual Martin Luther King Jr. Human Rights Conference will be on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Whatcom Community College Syre Center. Co-sponsors are ...

Seven new WSP troopers set for northwest district

OLYMPIA — Seven new Washington State Patrol troopers assigned to northwest Washington District 7 were sworn in on Nov. 19. The seven are: Nicholas Allen, claiming Benton City as his home town; Joshua ...

Thankfulness abounds for Tribune staff

Twenty-six years ago we started the Tribune tradition of writing a staff Thanksgiving column. It has become a constant in our routine and, as we prepare for the bountiful holiday tomorrow, we have much ...

Letters to the editor

An outpouring of hope My name is Polly Moore. I have stage 4 ovarian cancer and I just want to say thank-you to the Lynden community. You all have helped me and my family. Thank you to all who sent flowers, ...

Meetings

Monday, Nov. 30 • Lake Whatcom Joint Policy Group (Whatcom County/Bellingham), fireplace room, Municipal Court Building, 625 Halleck St., Bellingham, 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1 • Directors of Bertrand ...

Calendar

ONGOING LC Christmas concerts Lynden Christian middle and high school music students perform Christmas concerts as follows: grades 7-12 choirs on Thursday, Dec. 10; 5-12 bands on Tuesday, Dec. 15; 5-12 ...
From left, Cade Huston and Janta Painpraseut work on rewiring an electric board. (Brooke Hanson/Lynden Tribune)

Robotics comes to Lynden schools

From left, Cade Huston and Janta Painpraseut work on rewiring an electric board. (Brooke Hanson/Lynden Tribune) By Brooke Hanson intern@lyndentribune.com LYNDEN ...
Mount Baker junior running back Jed Schleimer (pictured above last year) ran for a single-season program-record 2,511 yards this fall, the 13th-most in state history regardless of classification. (Steve McKinley/stevemckinleyphotography.com)

Rushing past records

Mount Baker junior running back Jed Schleimer (pictured above last year) ran for a single-season program-record 2,511 yards this fall, the 13th-most in state history regardless of classification. (Steve ...
Left: Lynden Christian senior Kara Bajema will be looking to cap a brilliant career by leading the Lyncs back to the state tournament. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) Right: Lynden junior Elisa Kooiman leads a young, balanced Lions team aiming for a return trip to Yakima as well. (Steve McKinley/stevemckinleyphotography.com)

Girls’ basketball preview: Lyncs, Lions aiming for another big season

Left: Lynden Christian senior Kara Bajema will be looking to cap a brilliant career by leading the Lyncs back to the state tournament. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) Right: Lynden junior Elisa Kooiman ...