BELLINGHAM — The Whatcom Transportation Authority invites social and health services agencies to apply for free day passes to distribute to their clients in 2020. WTA provides up to 50,000 free day passes to approved agencies each year.

BELLINGHAM — The Whatcom Transportation Authority invites social and health services agencies to apply for free day passes to distribute to their clients in 2020. WTA provides up to 50,000 free day passes to approved agencies each year.

BELLINGHAM ­— The Homeless Strategies Workgroup has set a Friday, Nov. 15, meeting, starting at 8:30  a.m., in the Whatcom County Civic Center Annex building, 322 N. Commercial St., lower level, to broadly address the issue of homelessness in Whatcom County.

Athletes from Nooksack Valley High School, on their Veterans Day holiday off from regular classes Monday, helped put up American flags in the city of Nooksack. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune)

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Katherine H. Hanson has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in Texas.

WHATCOM — The county’s Marine Resources Committee seeks motivated community members to join as advisors to county government in addressing local marine issues and leading boots-on-the-ground projects to protect marine resources.

WHATCOM ­— Second-half property taxes are due to be paid by Oct. 31, reminds County Treasurer Steve Oliver. Payment must be either received or postmarked by that date to avoid extra charges.

FERNDALE — A regional conference of the Whatcom Food Network will be from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, in the Pioneer Pavilion Community Center, 2007 Cherry St. Doors open at 8:50 a.m.

LYNDEN — Whatcom County Farm Bureau invites bot members and the community to its annual meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29, in the Mt. Baker Rotary Building, 1775 Front St.

LYNDEN ­— “Anne of Green Gables” is the fall play of Lynden High School performing arts students Nov. 7-10 at Judson Auditorium, 516 Main St. Four shows are at 7 p.m. Thursday and Saturday, and 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

WHATCOM — County 4-H youth entrants in the Washington State 4-H Fair in Puyallup in September came home with various championships, high placings and special merit awards, the county 4-H office reports.

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