Fire District 1 gets a clean audit

OLYMPIA ­— The Washington State Auditor’s Office has completed an audit of operations of Whatcom County Fire District 1 and found the district in compliance with all applicable state laws and regulations. ...

Windmill workers part of Lynden company

LYNDEN — Last week in the Tribune, a picture was published of the work underway at the Dutch Village Mall property downtown. Site workers interviewed for the update stated they were from California and ...

‘Captain Phillips’ rivets with performances, suspense

It’s always remarkable to me when a filmmaker takes widely known events and manages to make a suspenseful film based upon them. Take Kathryn Bigelow’s “Zero Dark Thirty,” for example. We all know ...

Event to honor Doug and Tehri is tonight at museum

LYNDEN ­— The program to present the 2013 Sol H. Lewis Awards for community volunteer service will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 29, in the Lynden Pioneer Museum, 217 Front St. All are welcome. The award ...

Book on lumber mills at museum

LYNDEN ­— Rollie DeKoster’s book on early 1900s lumber mills of the Lynden area is now for sale at the Lynden Pioneer Museum, 217 Front St…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a ...

Saturday food drive involves Super Bowl stakes

LYNDEN — North County Lacrosse is participating in the US Lacrosse – Washington Chapter SUPER food drive. Food and personal hygiene items will be collected in front of Milt’s Pizza in Lynden ...

Lynden Cemetery being considered for state registry

OLYMPIA ­— The Lynden Cemetery is being reviewed for nomination to the Washington Heritage Register by the Washington State Advisory Council on Historic Preservation. A meeting of the council taking ...

In the Military

Air Force Airman Evan A. Antons has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive eight-week program that included training ...

Calendar

WEDNESDAY Community meal Third Christian Reformed Church invites the community to a meal from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 29, at the church, 514 Liberty St., Lynden. Free.   THURSDAY Live music ...

Honor history by passing school bond

by Michael Lewis, publisher As I get older (wiser?), I dislike taxes more and more! However, there is one that I will never vote against in this community … one that supports our schools. October of ...