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Weimer going for a third term

WHATCOM — Carl Weimer on Monday announced his intention to run again for the Whatcom County Council 3rd District seat. “My first two terms have been a wonderful combination of learning, listening, ...
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Ryzex founder Browne wants at-large seat

WHATCOM — Rud Browne, an entrepreneur who built a local high-tech business creating employment for 360 people, including 140 here in Whatcom County, on Monday announced he will seek the County Council ...
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Kershner aims to return to County Council

WHATCOM ­— Kathy Kershner announced Monday that she is seeking re-election to the Whatcom County District 1 seat she won in 2009. She believes voters elected her to bring common sense leadership to ...

Endowment will give $18,911 to museum in 2013

LYNDEN ­— The Lynden Pioneer Museum Endowment Foundation will pay $18,911 to the museum in 2013, and a first-quarter payment of $4,728 was made on Tuesday, April 9. The principal amount in the endowment ...
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65 years in local VFW Auxiliary

LYNDEN ­— At one point in their courtship, Dwight Hinton didn’t want Tessie to become a nurse. She persisted, though, then worked in hospitals while he was in World War II, and later in life she became ...

The issues with Lynden schools

LYNDEN — If a sizable earthquake hit tomorrow, Lynden Middle School, to put it mildly, would not hold up well. The same goes for both LMS and Fisher Elementary School if a fire broke out at either building. ...

Isom will celebrate Día De Los Niños on April 27

LYNDEN ­— This year’s El Día de Los Niños/El Día de Los Libros event will be on Saturday, April 27, from 1 to 5 p.m. at Isom Elementary School, 8461 Benson Rd. The fifth annual event last year ...

Fugitive from Tuesday manhunt captured by police in Abbotsford, B.C.

SUMAS ­— Crossing the U.S.-Canada border, a drug smuggling suspect who eluded a massive manhunt in rough Whatcom County terrain on Tuesday was captured by Abbotsford, B.C., police early Wednesday. At ...

Main Street bridge to close in July

Interwest firm will build it for $2.2 million By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com   LYNDEN ­— Interwest Construction of Burlington ...

Glacier mink farm fined for manure discharge

BELLINGHAM — The owner of two Glacier area mink farms is being fined $48,000 by the Washington State Department of Ecology for discharging water contaminated with manure into nearby salmon-bearing creeks ...