A city flag of sorts, made by Hats Off and using what has been a Lynden image, was shown to the City Council last week. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

City Council roundup: One house to be moved, other in question

A city flag of sorts, made by Hats Off and using what has been a Lynden image, was shown to the City Council last week. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune) Ambitious goals set for trails, road upgrades and Pepin ...
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Recycling keeps going strong at LC

More men on cardboard duty could be used LYNDEN ­— On Earth Day last Friday, the guys of the LCS cardboard recycling crew were just doing their thing, as usual. In all, about 45 men work their shifts ...
Crush is of Environmental Canine Services, which started in Michigan and is now nationwide. (Courtesy photo)

Sewage-sniffing dog to show skills Thursday in Lynden

Crush is of Environmental Canine Services, which started in Michigan and is now nationwide. (Courtesy photo) WHATCOM ­— Crush the sewage-sniffing dog is putting her nose to work locally. This week Thursday ...

New county district map approved, critiqued

‘Farmland’ district includes Lynden, Everson, Nooksack, Sumas WHATCOM ­— A new five-district voting map has been approved for the county, but the feeling about it is certainly not all agreeable. On ...
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Prepping a world record shortcake for Lynden

Ten feet of strawberry shortcake was a test on Friday. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune) Volunteers will be needed to make Lynden’s world-record concoction on June 4 LYNDEN ­— A trial run was successful. ...
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County five-district map presented

Republicans voice objections; public hearing is at courthouse tonight WHATCOM ­— Everson and Nooksack are just barely in a north-central “farmland” district with Lynden. Sumas is in the big east-county ...
The house at 1650 Main St. is one of two the city of Lynden wants to have moved out in April to help make way for the Pepin Creek rechannelization project. Bids to buy and move are due to the city Public Works Department by 1 p.m. this Friday, April 8. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Lynden extends Nooksack Valley Disposal pact to 2036

The house at 1650 Main St. is one of two the city of Lynden wants to have moved out in April to help make way for the Pepin Creek rechannelization project. Bids to buy and move are due to the city Public ...
The table for Precinct 140, between Everson and Lynden, awaits further action at the Democratic caucuses held Saturday morning at Nooksack Valley High School. The voting here and across the county and Washington State went strongly for presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Whatcom ‘feels the Bern’ for Sanders

The table for Precinct 140, between Everson and Lynden, awaits further action at the Democratic caucuses held Saturday morning at Nooksack Valley High School. The voting here and across the county and ...

Pot not welcome in Lynden

After years of moratoriums, Lynden exercises option to ban marijuana business LYNDEN ­— Marijuana is now officially and permanently banned in town. It’s been a drawn-out process getting here, but ...
The first page from the original “In the Matter of incorporation of Lynden” document.

For 125th of Lynden, give Holden Judson his due as ‘Father of Lynden’

The first page from the original “In the Matter of incorporation of Lynden” document. We are accustomed to referring to that larger-than-life lady Phoebe Judson as “Mother of Lynden.” How about, ...