Grant requests to build ‘better Whatcom’ due back Jan. 11

BELLINGHAM — The Whatcom Community Foundation is looking for creativity and imagination in the preparation of grant requests. And money can be the reward for success. “We see the grant application ...

Auditor seeks ‘against’ position on school levies for voters’ guide

WHATCOM — The school districts of Bellingham, Blaine, Lynden, Meridian and Mount Baker all have submitted resolutions for the Feb. 9, 2016 special election ballot proposing property tax levies for maintenance ...

Federal aid asked for post-storm

WASHINGTON — All of the state’s congressional delegation has asked for federal emergency funding to deal with the effects of the recent storms in Washington State. The weather caused incidents ranging ...

Meetings

Wednesday, Dec. 16 • Ag Water Board (coordinating entity of Watershed Improvement Districts), Farm Friends office, 1796 Front St., Lynden, 1 p.m. • Lynden City Council Community Development Committee, ...

Calendar

ONGOING LC Christmas concert Lynden Christian middle and high school music students perform Christmas concerts as follows: grades 5-12 orchestras on Thursday, Dec. 17. All concerts are at 7:30 p.m. in ...

Weinheimer picks up big win at Blaine tournament

BLAINE — Lynden junior Brody Weinheimer got a chance on Saturday to showcase what he’s capable of when fully healthy, placing second in the 195-pound division of the Battle at the Border tournament ...
Andy Nguyen serves up a new style of fare inside the new Drizzle shop now open downtown Lynden’s Waples Mercantile Building. (Tim Newcomb/Lynden Tribune)

Drizzle opens with more than just olive oils

LYNDEN — Tucked at the back of Drizzle Olive Oil & Vinegar’s new retail shop in the Waples Mercantile Building is the handiwork of Andy Nguyen, the shop’s executive chef. The Everson resident ...

Lions bounce back for blowout win over Ferndale

LYNDEN — Lynden entered Thursday night’s game against Ferndale coming off more than just a loss. As head coach Rob Adams put it, the Lions had been “embarrassed and humbled” by their performance ...
Jordan Wittenberg and the Lions rattled off a 23-2 first-half run on their way to a 66-50 non-league win at Ferndale on Friday night. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lions unleash furious run, race past Ferndale

FERNDALE — For the first few minutes of Friday night’s non-league rivalry game, the Lions were contained. Ferndale’s big, physical team took advantage of a slower, halfcourt pace early on to build ...

Boys basketball roundup: Bosscher hits game-winning 3 to lift Pioneers over Meridian

WHATCOM — Aaron Bosscher hit a game-winning 3-pointer in the closing seconds to give Nooksack Valley (3-2) a 56-55 non-league home win over Meridian on Dec. 10. Bosscher finished with 18 points and nine ...