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Meridian: A new home

LAUREL ­— The Trojan spirit is alive and well, right down a refurbished live-size Trojan statue prominent in the new Meridian High School Education Building. Hundreds of people were on hand in beautiful ...
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EDITORIAL: Make your voices heard on the Lynden School District facility needs

Lynden Middle School and Fisher Elementary School are not in good shape. That’s a well-established fact, and the Lynden School Board and Superintendent Jim Frey are trying their hardest to do something ...

Letters to the editor – May 8

Erasing the fire dept. confusion questions Two weeks ago, the Tribune ran a front page story that created confusion. It announced that the fire station on 19th Street in Lynden would be closed and crews ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, May 8 • CANCELLED: Whatcom Community College Board of Trustees. • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Northwest Annex conference room, Planning and Development Services, 5280 ...
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‘Iron Man 3’ sets Marvel back on track

With “The Avengers,” Joss Whedon accomplished what many thought impossible: He made a coherent and highly entertaining superhero team-up movie that didn’t short-change any of its leads. That was ...
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B.C. connection Jerri Mercer adds her part to Jansen Art Center talent slate

LYNDEN ­— Jerri Mercer is often at the Jansen Art Center, sharing her energy and vision and talent alongside inspirational local founder Heidi Doornenbal. Their next collaborations are coming up. A ...

CALENDAR

ONGOING Local play The Lynden Performing Arts Guild presents “Little Shop of Horrors” at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre through May 19. Directed by Julie and Ed Marantette, this is a musical comedy. ...
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Carmen Bousema – Timothy Zylstra wedding

Carmen Rochelle Bousema and Timothy Wells Zylstra were united in marriage on Dec. 31, 2012, at Covenant Reformed Church in Kansas City, Mo., and a reception followed. A reception will also be held locally ...
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Shannon Brandsma – Thomas Zylstra engagement

Shannon Marie Brandsma and Thomas Allan Zylstra, both of Lynden, announce their engagement and plans for a July 13, 2013 wedding at the Shagren farm, home of the bride’s grandparents. Shannon is a daughter ...
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Keith and Sharylann Zylstra – 30th anniversary

Keith and Sharylann Zylstra of Lynden are celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary by taking their children and grandchildren on a cruise to Alaska. They were married on May 14, 1983, at New Life Fellowship ...