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Suicidal subject talked off Hannegan Road bridge

LYNDEN — A suicidal subject was talked off the Hannegan Road bridge over the Nooksack River on Thursday afternoon by the Lynden Police and Whatcom County Sheriff’s officers. A 43-year-old male was ...

NEXUS border-crossing center coming to Birch Bay Square

CUSTER — A joint “Trusted Traveler” enrollment center for the NEXUS border-crossing card will be located in the Birch Bay Square business center. It’s a project of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection ...

Motorcylist dies in Friday Pole Rd. crash

WHATCOM -— An Everson man on a motorcycle died  Friday evening in a three-vehicle collision on East Pole Road (State Route 544) south of Lynden. The Washington State Patrol reported that Dominic Joseph ...

Knutzen kicks off campaign June 10

LYNDEN -— Bill Knutzen kicks off his campaign for 42nd District state representative on Tuesday, June 10, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Mt. Baker Rotary Building on the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds. A ...

Fishing Derby returns to Lynden

The Kids Fishing Derby, sponsored by the Loyal Order of Camels Club and the local business community, will return to Lynden’s Fishtrap Creek on Saturday, June 14. The event will run from 9:15 to 11:30 ...
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Purple splash marks 10th year of Lynden Relay

LYNDEN -— In this 10th year of Relay For Life in Lynden, there will be a little extra celebrating of “a very giving community,” said co-chair Tami Anderson. To start with, look for a splash of purple ...

Motorcylist dies in Friday evening E. Pole Rd. crash

WHATCOM -— An Everson man on a motorcycle died  Friday evening in a three-vehicle collision on East Pole Road (State Route 544) south of Lynden. The Washington State Patrol reported that Dominic Joseph ...

LHS baccalaureate Monday at NCCTK

LYNDEN -— Lynden High School baccalaureate will be on Monday, June 2, at 6:30 p.m. in North County Christ the King church in the Fairway Center. All community members are invited…. This content ...
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Making it a meaningful Memorial Day Monday

The wreaths for the Memorial Day service at Lynden Cemetery arrived in a new way on Monday — by an old-style horse-drawn hearse behind an honor guard. The hearse has been reacquired by Gillies Funeral ...
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Celebrating student art

Last Thursday was the opening reception for the Lynden Middle School students’ art show that continues at the Lynden Pioneer Museum through June 2. Pictured, seventh grader Eden Wadhams is joined by ...