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BelleWood Acres apple farm is a popular destination for Fisher Elementary School kindergartners. (Courtesy photo/Fisher Elementary School)

Field trip traditions

Kids countywide enjoy learning outside the classroom By Brent Lindquist reporter@lyndentribune.com WHATCOM — For an elementary ...
Bond supporters showed their enthusiasm on Grover Street at B.C. Avenue on Monday. (Brent Lindquist/Lynden Tribune)

School bond passing with 69% support

$48 million bond will build new Fisher, middle schools By Brent Lindquist reporter@lyndentribune.com LYNDEN — The Lynden ...

Confirmed E. coli cases linked here

Three infected students are from three different schools; all attended Milk Makers Fest By Brent Lindquist reporter@lyndentribune.com WHATCOM — ...

Cities sign off on jail plan

But other delays will push .2% sales tax vote to November now By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com   WHATCOM ­— While ...

LHS plans interactive mystery

‘Ax of Murder’ invites family-friendly audience participation By Brent Lindquist reporter@lyndentribune.com LYNDEN — The title ...

Elfo running for sheriff again

Incumbent since 2003: Progress made, more to be done on jail, etc.   WHATCOM ­— Bill Elfo has announced that he will run for another four years as County Sheriff.   “I am energized and extremely ...

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 ...

Buys: Four jobs-protecting bills stymied in House

All votes 50-47   OLYMPIA — In a procedural move on the House floor Tuesday, April 21, House Republicans tried to bring four bipartisan, jobs-saving bills to a floor vote, said Rep. Vincent Buys, ...

School bond passing with 69% support

LYNDEN — The Lynden School District’s proposed $48 million facilities bond was passing solidly in the ballot count released shortly after 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 28.   In the first count of the ...

Several children ill with E.coli symptoms may have attended Milk Makers Fest

The Whatcom County Dairy Women reported Monday evening that the group had received word from the Whatcom County Health Department that several children who may have attended Milk Makers Fest at the Northwest ...