Community calendar for April 17, 2024

Through April 23 Watercolor class Join Lois Dahl every Tuesday through April 23, from 10 a.m. until noon at Lynden Community/Senior Center.  Dahl will teach beginner and more experienced ...

Metalworks Skatepark: ‘Pretty incredible’

City, community gather to celebrate groundbreaking of long-awaited project By Luke Seymour Staff Reporter FERNDALE — On April 10, Ferndale residents and city officials gathered to ...

COUNTRY LIFE: Recovery, renewal, lifelong learning in garden

IN BLOOM By David Vos For the Record Gardeners are, by nature, learners. This hobby we call gardening is not one to be mastered. With new plants, new insect and disease issues, and ...

COUNTRY LIFE: Whatcom County Dairy Ambassadors look back on service

WHATCOM — Whatcom County Dairy Ambassadors Mackenzie Joostens and Tessa Schouten end their term on April 20. Below are their memoir reflection pieces about their experiences as ...

COUNTRY LIFE: Young 4-H’ers participate in Whatcom County Youth Fair

BARN BUDDIES 4-H By Norah Allen Barn Buddies Club Reporter WHATCOM — This year’s Whatcom County Youth Fair took place April 5-6 at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds in Lynden. ...

COUNTRY LIFE: Dairy industry grapples with avian influenza

MIELKE MARKET By Lee Mielke For the Record The dairy industry remains captivated by the diagnosis of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI), now confirmed by USDA on dairy farms in ...

Wildflower Funeral Concepts offers new approach to funerals

Opens in April in Ferndale   Elisa Claassen For the Tribune FERNDALE — A new business is opening in downtown Ferndale. It has an open layout, modern colors and is actually a funeral ...

Ferndale student to play Tarzan

Katahdin Fasani to play title role in Lynden Performing Arts Guild’s production of Tarzan the Stage Musical By Bill Helm Editor A senior at Ferndale High School, Katahdin Fasani ...

Letters to the Editor — April 10, 2024

Letter: ‘Prudent and helpful’ Editor, It would be prudent and helpful if the Lynden School Board would explain how the following two items factor into their considerations in requesting approval ...

Iglesias joins Ferndale Police Department

Last week, David Iglesias was sworn in as Ferndale Police Department’s newest officer. Iglesias is pictured with Ferndale Police Chief Kevin Turner and Mayor Greg Hansen. (Photos ...