The tree’s journey started in Alaska. (Courtesy photo)

Lynden Transport delivers nation’s Christmas tree

The tree’s journey started in Alaska. (Courtesy photo) SEATTLE — For more than 50 years, a tree has graced the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol for the holiday season. For the first time, that tree comes ...

Lynden CPA firm expanding office

LYNDEN — Telgenhoff & Oetgen, P.S., a certified accounting office, is about to take a different form. Craig Telgenhoff, owner of CLT Design, has finished the design and is in the construction phase ...

Road to Artist Point now closed for the winter

MOUNT BAKER — After a recording-setting year and the longest season ever, State Route 542 between the Mount Baker Ski Area and Artist Point is now closed.   On Sunday, Nov. 1, Washington State Department ...
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City to host guided tours of new water plant

As Mayor Scott Korthuis spoke at Friday’s dedication of the new Lynden water treatment plant, he was flanked by his father, Bart, and son Matt holding grandson Jonathan. It was to highlight that the ...
Preferred Freezer built its 330,000-square-foot facility in Lynden in a hurry, opening last month in plenty of time to receive a crush of Canadian cranberries. Global cranberry producer Ocean Spray will nearly fill the state-of-the-art freezer facility with multiple truckloads of berries now coming in daily. Located on West Main Street, the giant facility has climate-controlled loading docks to reduce product loss. Automated lifts and lights help forklift drivers access trucks easily, while automatic doors into the four freezers save time and reduce cold loss. (Tim Newcomb/Lynden Tribune)

How to freeze an Ocean Spray cranberry

Preferred Freezer built its 330,000-square-foot facility in Lynden in a hurry, opening last month in plenty of time to receive a crush of Canadian cranberries. Global cranberry producer Ocean Spray will ...

The race for Whatcom County Council Position No. 1

BRUCE AYERS WHATCOM — Bruce Ayers, a former Bellingham City Council member and professional land surveyor in Whatcom County, seeks an open Whatcom County Council Position #1 seat. Ayers agreed to a ...
A ceremonial first drink of water at the new Lynden Water Treatment Plant last week signified the completion of a $30 million project that started in June 2013. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

City residents now drinking new water

A ceremonial first drink of water at the new Lynden Water Treatment Plant last week signified the completion of a $30 million project that started in June 2013. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune) LYNDEN — ...

Condemnation process starts for Pepin Creek project

LYNDEN — The effort to restore Pepin Creek to a natural state between Double Ditch and Benson roads, north of Main Street, has hit a critical point in the land acquisition phase. The city has started ...

Dick Vandenberg takes Preferred Freezer appeal to Whatcom Superior Court

LYNDEN — Dick Vandenberg, owner of property directly west of the new Preferred Freezer location, has taken his appeal of five permits granted to the national freezer chain by the City of Lynden to Whatcom ...
The father-son team of Josh and Sean McDowell will lead a conference in Lynden.

McDowells giving a Lynden conference

The father-son team of Josh and Sean McDowell will lead a conference in Lynden. LYNDEN — Josh McDowell has changed lives with the authoring or co-authoring of over 140 books, said Lyndenite Sean Taylor. He ...