75 years ago

County deposits top $8,000,000 mark —20, July, 1944

With bank deposits in the six county banks outside of Bellingham now totalling more than $8,300,000, savings in Whatcom County have reached the highest peak in history, figures compiled from official statements this week revealed. 

 

50 years ago

Japanese girl enjoys year at Nooksack High — 17, July, 1969

Not wishing to be labeled a high school dropout, young Miss Kikumi Funakoshi went ahead and earned two diplomas. The young Japanese visitor graduated from Japanese Mission School in Osaka before arriving in Whatcom County last year  .

 

25 years ago

Manhunt ends successfully near border — 13, July, 1994

A 26-year-old Ontario, Canada man was captured by te Royal Canadian Mounted Police at sundown Sunday after he jumped the U.S-Canadian border near South Pass Road, overpowered by an RCMP officer and burned her patrol car, setting off a 2 1/2-hour manhunt.

 

Editions of old Tribunes are missing for portions of 1919 (100 years ago).