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Front Street tree finds house

A big limb of the pin oak at 1601 Front Street suddenly broke loose and fell Friday afternoon. It did not cause any damage to the house, and a city crew quickly cut up the fallen bough and took down another ...
Farmers Insurance agent Andy Jewell, right, presents a check to Lynden Christian Elementary School librarian Karen Rast on Monday. (Tim Newcomb/Lynden Tribune)

Jewell gives $5,000 to local educators, including LC

Farmers Insurance agent Andy Jewell, right, presents a check to Lynden Christian Elementary School librarian Karen Rast on Monday. (Tim Newcomb/Lynden Tribune) LC librarian surprised with award from local ...

Plowing Match marks 75th year

Event is Saturday on Berthusen Park’s west side LYNDEN — The strength of majestic draft horses again will be paired with the skill of the plowmen guiding them on Saturday, May 21, at the 75th annual ...

125th anniversary evening event planned

June 4 dinner, dance LYNDEN — A 125th anniversary dinner, auction and dance are being planned for the evening of June 4. The Lynden Music Festival Dinner will cap the day of the traditional Farmers Day ...

Van Werven files for reelection to state House seat

LYNDEN — First-term 42nd District state Rep. Luanne Van Werven filed Monday for reelection, saying her goal of bringing Whatcom values to Olympia will continue if she is elected. “Two years ago, I ...
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Roaring and soaring

About 600 people, both young and older, participated in the 2016 Roar & Soar 5K run/walk event that started and ended at Lynden High School Saturday morning. Proceeds of the event benefit the three ...

Milt’s Pizza closing, Coconut Kenny’s coming

LYNDEN ­— Milt’s Pizza Place will close for good on Sunday, May 29, and be replaced at its location in Lynden Towne Plaza by Coconut Kenny’s, co-owner Keith Heutink said Friday. “We’re tired ...

Candidate filing this week by a variety of means

It’s mostly a state and federal election, not local WHATCOM — This week is candidate filing week in Washington State. County Auditor Debbie Adelstein said candidates are encouraged to visit the website ...

State’s Presidential Primary ballots due in on Tuesday

WHATCOM — Next Tuesday, May 24, is the last day Presidential Primary Election ballots must be postmarked or deposited in one of 14 ballot drop boxes in order to be valid, County Auditor Debbie Adelstein ...

SPI candidates to be at Bellingham forum

BELLINGHAM — Area residents have a chance to hear from candidates seeking the state Superintendent of Public Instruction post at a 6:30 p.m. forum on Wednesday, May 25, at Bellingham High School, 2020 ...