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Archery: Kentucky bound

ELLENSBURG — Back in 2010, Lyndenite Maegan Dykstra watched her sister Danielle Dykstra take down the competition in the Washington NASP State Archery Championships. Danielle broke the state record that ...

Erma Hatley

Erma Denker Hardan Hatley passed away quietly on Friday, April 5, 2013, at the age of 94. Erma was born on Dec. 31, 1918, during a blizzard in Straubville, N.D., to Deidrich and Grace Denker. She moved ...

Coneatus LaFave

Coneatus (Kitty) LaFave passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2013, at 5:20 a.m. at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. She was born on June 26, 1927. Kitty is survived by her husband, Vern; ...

William Meenk

William “Bill” Meenk, 74, of Grand Forks, N.D., departed to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks. William Jay Meenk was born on Nov. 12, 1938, a son of Jacob ...

NW Guitar Festival this weekend ends with WSO concert

BELLINGHAM — Western Washington University’s Department of Music hosts the 22nd annual Northwest Guitar Festival Friday through Sunday, April 12-14, in the Firehouse Performing Arts Center, 1314 Harris ...

Endowment will give $18,911 to museum in 2013

LYNDEN ­— The Lynden Pioneer Museum Endowment Foundation will pay $18,911 to the museum in 2013, and a first-quarter payment of $4,728 was made on Tuesday, April 9. The principal amount in the endowment ...
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Report: Housing market slowly on the way up

WHATCOM — Bellingham housing sales showed solid gains in numbers and price during this year’s first quarter, leading to increases for all of Whatcom County. First-quarter home sales in Bellingham soared ...
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Sleuthing the origins of my house —using old Tribunes now posted online

I am finally digging out the details the walls of my old home would not divulge — and in the pages of old Lynden Tribunes, no less. Word came to us here recently from the Washington State Library that ...
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Taking down the competition

BELLINGHAM — The energy was dynamic at Bellingham’s Civic Stadium on Saturday morning for the Birger Solberg Invite. Over 28 teams were on hand ready to compete, including Meridian, Mount Baker, Nooksack ...
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65 years in local VFW Auxiliary

LYNDEN ­— At one point in their courtship, Dwight Hinton didn’t want Tessie to become a nurse. She persisted, though, then worked in hospitals while he was in World War II, and later in life she became ...