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Lynden drama set for encore

LYNDEN — Due to the success of the Lynden High School musical “The Little Mermaid” and requests from the community, an encore performance will be given. With full houses at Judson Hall auditorium ...

Dean’s list

Whitworth University SPOKANE — Eleven Lynden students were named to the Whitworth University Provost’s Honor Roll for the fall semester 2015. They maintained a grade-point average of at least 3.75. ...

College honorees

Snydar named All-America Scholar Athlete FOREST GROVE, Ore. — Trisha Snydar, a 2014 Lynden High School graduate, earned National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-America Scholar Athlete honors last ...
Fourth grader Angel Cartagena looks at drawings of a new Lynden Middle School Monday as his mother Suzie, a middle school paraeducator, talks with architect David King. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Lynden schools’ design passing final scrutiny

Fisher going to bid this spring for new construction starting in June     LYNDEN ­— Designs for new Fisher Elementary and Lynden Middle schools are passing their first tests of community scrutiny. ...

Lynden School District hires VanderYacht as assistant superintendent

Isom principal will make transition next school year LYNDEN — Lynden fixture David Vander Yacht has served the Lynden School District in numerous roles already. His next position moves him into the district’s ...
The 42nd District’s three legislators take questions at a Feb. 19 town hall meeting in Lynden. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Legislature creates education task force

By Izumi Hansen WNPA Olympia News Bureau    OLYMPIA — In a Feb. 25 maneuver that brought a Senate-approved basic-education bill to the House floor for debate, state representatives reaffirmed their ...

Schematics for two new Lynden schools on display next Monday

Timeline has construction starting in June on Fisher Elementary School   LYNDEN ­— Community members have an opportunity to view the latest schematic design plans for the new Fisher Elementary School ...

Local students on college honor rolls

Montana State University BOZEMAN, MONT. — The Montana State University 2015 fall semester honor roll (3.5 GPA or higher) includes these local students: From Bellingham: Peter Finfrock, Rose Hopper, David ...
Students at Bernice Vossbeck Elementary School listen to “Maddi’s Fridge” author Lois Brandt on Friday. The kids also collected 1,683 food items (piled in background) to go to the Project Hope Food Bank. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Author inspires students to share stories — and food

LYNDEN ­— Author Lois Brandt brought her “Maddi’s Fridge” story to Vossbeck Elementary School Friday and drew out its many meanings for kids, from helping against hunger to letting out “the ...
Robotics is one of the many types of school activities supported by ongoing levy money. (File photo)

All schools look to Feb. 9 levy vote

By Brooke Hanson for the Lynden Tribune WHATCOM — All the public school districts in the county are asking their constituents for approval of property levies paying for key pieces of what the schools ...