Community calendar for July 17, 2024

Through Aug. 23 Farmtunes  Bellewood Farms & Distillery will host its summer concert series, Farmtunes, from 6-9 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 23. The family friendly concerts present ...

Jam on the River plays Riverside Park

By Luke Seymour Staff Reporter FERNDALE — On July 13, the City of Ferndale held its annual Jam on the River festival. The event, which the Ferndale Chamber of Commerce website refers ...

PIONEERING FAMILIES: Aamot family reflects on ties with Behme family

By Luke Seymour Staff Reporter FERNDALE — In J.R.R. Tolkien’s iconic fantasy novel, “The Fellowship of the Ring,” there is a poem written by one of the characters that contains ...

COUNTRY LIFE: Keep the beauty going in the garden

IN BLOOM By David Vos This week’s forecast: nothing but sunshine. While the webbed-feet crowd can bemoan that spring’s rain has transitioned solidly to dry summer weather, we can ...

Community calendar for July 10, 2024

Through Aug. 23 Farmtunes  Bellewood Farms & Distillery will host its summer concert series, Farmtunes, from 6-9 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 23. The family friendly concerts present ...

Custer’s Ellary Boyd graduates from U.S. Merchant Marine Academy

KINGS POINT, N.Y. — Ellary Maeve Boyd of Custer recently graduated from the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) at Kings Point, N.Y. Boyd earned a Bachelor of Science degree ...

Summer meal program feeds children for free

By Luke Seymour Staff Reporter FERNDALE — Since June 24, the Ferndale School District has offered a free meal service that provides breakfast and lunch to students across Whatcom ...

Fire District No. 7 searches for new fire chief

By Luke Seymour Staff Reporter FERNDALE — Whatcom County Fire District No. 7 is looking for a new fire chief. On June 28, Larry Hoffman retired after seven years as chief and 38 years ...

Prioritizing funds: Ferndale City Council continues discussion on ARPA money

Also heard presentations from Puget Sound Energy, Ferndale Food Bank By Racquel Muncy For the Tribune FERNDALE — On July 1, Ferndale City Council continued discussions on where to ...

WHATCOM COUNTY NEWS BRIEFS: July 10, 2024

Lynden Municipal Court reports LYNDEN — Lynden Municipal Court was held June 12, with Terrance G. Lewis presiding as judge. The following were found guilty: • Ardis Lee Adams, 52, ...