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Barney and Nancy Holtrop – 60th

Barney and Nancy Holtrop of Custer celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with family and close friends at their daughter and son-in-law’s home in Lynden. They were married on Oct. 30, 1954, in Lompoc, ...
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Five Generations

Five generations gathered for this family photo. Pictured  from left are Lance Heslep, grandfather; Dawn Fryer Heslep, great-grandmother; Norma Fryer, great-great grandmother holding baby Kamden Heslep; ...

Birth – published Nov. 26

Baylen Hank Eshuis Kara and Andy Eshuis of Lynden welcomed a son, Baylen Hank, on Nov. 7, 2014 at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 8 pounds and joins brother Haden, 21 months. ...

Reasons for thanks from the Tribune

100 years of community support! Wonderful relationships that have been developed over a lifetime of living and working in Lynden. Valued employees who come to work each and every day with the goal of trying ...

North Cascades Highway closed for the winter

TWISP -— The latest blast of wintry weather on State Route 20, the North Cascades Highway, will keep it closed until next spring. The Washington State Department of Transportation temporarily closed ...

Two Schools of Distinction

WHATCOM — Lynden and Meridian middle schools have been listed as Schools of Distinction by the Center for Educational Effectiveness. The award recognizes schools that rank in the top 5 percent in Washington ...

Calendar

ONGOING Fundraiser Covenant Christian School is selling gift-wrapped almond sticks at Edaleen stores, The Green Barn, Appel Farms and Whatcom Farmers Co-op. ‘Carol-o-grams’ Lynden Christian High School ...

Public meetings

Thursday and Friday, Nov. 27-28 Many public offices are closed both days for the Thanksgiving holiday. Monday, Dec. 1 Lynden City Council Finance Committee, first floor meeting room, City Hall, 300 Fourth ...

Semiahmoo receives award for renovation design

BLAINE — Semiahmoo Resort has received the 2014 INaward for best interior design (hospitality category) from the Northern Pacific Chapter of the International Interior Design Association for the renovation ...

Four local road rebuild projects earn state money

WHATCOM -— Bellingham, Ferndale, Blaine and Everson all will receive state Transportation Improvement Board grants for important road projects. The biggest contribution is $1.4 million toward a $3.8 ...