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Relaying with granddaughters

Virgil Stremler, who is doing well after surgery for esophageal cancer, enjoys a picture-taking moment with granddaughters at the Relay For Life of North Whatcom Friday evening at the Northwest Washington ...

Five judges for Lynden’s Got Talent named

  LYNDEN ­— The lineup of judges for next month’s Lynden’s Got Talent contest have been announced. They will be: Doug Broersma, Bonnie Dick, Malcolm Oliver, Deb Slater and Pete Kremen.   Doug ...

Issue in court: dog kennel in ag zone?

  WHATCOM — Rover Stay Over, a Hannegan Road dog kennel in conflict with the county and some neighbors as well, is asserting its case with an appeal in Whatcom County Superior Court.   Dozens ...

Husband, wife dead in apparent murder-suicide near Nooksack

  WHATCOM ­— A couple died in an apparent murder-suicide at their rural home on Wednesday evening, June 10, the county Sheriff’s Department reported.   Deputies responded at about 6:20 p.m. ...

E. coli linked to barn

Samples match to fair’s north-end dairy bleachers, manure bunker, Milk Fest’s hay maze; bacteria can live for 42 weeks By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com   LYNDEN ...

E. coli linked to fair’s dairy barn

Samples point to north-end bleachers, manure bunker, Milk Fest’s hay maze Health experts: Strain can be in environment for up to 42 weeks By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com   LYNDEN ...
The intersection of Fifth and Front streets is one big construction zone for now. Dawson Construction is redoing utilities, streets and sidewalks as well as creating the Waples Mercantile Building in the former Lynden Department Store structure (left). (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

The changing scene

The intersection of Fifth and Front streets is one big construction zone for now. Dawson Construction is redoing utilities, streets and sidewalks as well as creating the Waples Mercantile Building in the ...
In the last two weeks, lots of wood framing has shaped the new interior of the Waples Mercantile Building. The building owners have three signed leases and three more in the works. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Waples’ top transformation

In the last two weeks, lots of wood framing has shaped the new interior of the Waples Mercantile Building. The building owners have three signed leases and three more in the works. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden ...

Costs for city 5th-Front work go over budget

But investment seen as vital for downtown revitalization By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com   LYNDEN ­— The cost of city upgrades ...
Playing in Fishtrap Creek at Lynden City Park was just one way to enjoy the beautiful 73-degree weather of Saturday. The nearby Million Smiles Playground was also a hopping place for kids and families. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Sun-kissed spring

Playing in Fishtrap Creek at Lynden City Park was just one way to enjoy the beautiful 73-degree weather of Saturday. The nearby Million Smiles Playground was also a hopping place for kids and families. ...