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Country singer Terri Clark coming to fair

LYNDEN — Canadian country singer Terri Clark will take the stage during the Northwest Washington Fair on Friday, Aug. 21.   The eight-time Canadian Country Music Awards’ Entertainer of the Year ...
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Wear on Earth enjoys new home near Guide Meridian

New visible location allows the store to grow By Tim Newcomb tim@lyndentribune.com LYNDEN — After nearly six years on Front Street downtown, Wear ...
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Preferred Freezer ahead of schedule

1,000 cubic yard concrete pour planned for Thursday By Tim Newcomb tim@lyndentribune.com LYNDEN — It hasn’t taken long to start transforming ...
It’s the one remaining tree at the corner of Fifth and Front streets, but it won’t be there much longer as city revitalization happens quickly around the Waples Mercantile Building project in the next few weeks. The 30-foot tree pulls up curb and street and is in the way of utilities work and eventual bollards, bricks and, yes, new trees on the reconfigured four corners of the intersection, said the city’s Mark Sandal. The tree has special meaning for immediately adjacent Dickson Medical Clinic, however, as it was there when the clinic started and the Dicksons think it could be preserved. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

The shaping of downtown Lynden

Drizzle signs on to Waples Building Third Bellingham-based business choosing Lynden as expansion By Tim Newcomb tim@lyndentribune.com   LYNDEN — ...
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Dutch Village Mall taking shape

Perfectly Paired coming as windmill gets new roof, stone base, courtyard By Tim Newcomb tim@lyndentribune.com LYNDEN — Taking care of the Dutch Village ...

Neighbor appeals Preferred Freezer permits to city

Site work expected to remain ongoing through appeals process, however By Tim Newcomb tim@lyndentribune.com LYNDEN — Dick Vandenberg has made five appeals ...

Martin Anker

  Martin Anthony Anker, 85, of Lynden, went home to his Lord and Savior on Sunday, April 19, 2015, at Lynden Manor. He was born to Jacob and Wilmpje Anker on March 15, 1930, in Woubrugge, the Netherlands. ...
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Waples Building on schedule for mid-November opening

LYNDEN — Construction on the Waples Mercantile Building hit a major milestone when the entire front was opened up, as a step in the demolition portion of the project.   And while crews for contractor ...

Canadians do 80 percent of local border crossings

WHATCOM — A sharp contrast in the number of Canadians versus Americans crossing the five Whatcom County points of entry between the two countries is driven largely by the purpose of their international ...

City chooses Dawson to redo Fifth Street section

LYNDEN — The city, hoping to complete its Fifth Street rebuild in August, took a major step toward that effort during Monday’s City Council meeting by selecting the firm to do the work.   The project ...