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Wayne Trefethen

Wayne Warren Trefethen, 91, of Everson, went home to his Heavenly Father to join his wife, Rose, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, surrounded by his family. Wayne was born to the late James and Christi Trefethen ...
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Henrietta Polinder

Henrietta Polinder, a long-time resident of Lynden, went to be with her Savior on Tuesday, Nov. 20, at Christian Health Care Center. She was 98. Henrietta was born on April 2, 1914, in Corsica, S.D. She ...

Phyllis Warner

Lifetime Whatcom County resident Phyllis J. Warner died on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, in St. Francis Health Care, Bellingham. She was 92. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, Dec. 13, at 1 p.m. in Gillies ...
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Sweet taste of victory!

TACOMA — No late game heroics were needed on Saturday at the Tacoma Dome. No last-minute trick plays and no onside kick were required to help Lynden capture its second consecutive 2A state football championship. ...
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Meridian grad from sports to ballet

LYNDEN — For 2010 Meridian graduate Seth Weatherby, dancing ballet was originally just a means to an end. Now, it’s a passion. “I got into it myself for sports really,” he said. “I did baseball ...
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Readers Care: Project Hope food distribution rises 10 percent each year

LYNDEN ­— Filling a client’s cart at the Project Hope food bank, volunteer Lin Gilmore has a list to go by. She is supplying staples — “what you need to make a meal, very basic stuff.” Items ...

Local, private firms move into driver testing

WHATCOM — The Washington State Department of Licensing (DOL) is getting out of the driver licensing business locally. Or, at least the testing portion of it. By a new rule that went into effect on Dec. ...

Nominations needed for Sol H. Lewis service award

WHATCOM — The Lynden Tribune will again honor a man and a woman who have given generously of their time and ability in community service. Nominations will be accepted through Dec. 28 for the 2012 Sol ...

City OKs home’s gun assembly biz

LYNDEN ­— The City Council will let a Ridgeway Drive couple operate a gun assembly business in their home. The application of Jordan and Kate Nelson has been through city evaluation since August. A ...

Lynden-based The Woods to open #13

BELLINGHAM — Lynden-based The Woods Coffee will open its 13th Whatcom County location in Barkley Village adjacent to the new 16-screen Regal Cinemas movie theater on Monday, Dec. 10. The theater opens ...