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Evergreen State Interiors opens in Bender Plaza

LYNDEN — Evergreen State Interiors, specializing in the sales and installation of wood, vinyl and tile flooring products, opened a retail store earlier this month in Lynden’s Bender Plaza, 8874 Bender ...
Colleen Unema chose to rename her laundry rather than fight a legal battle. (Courtesy photo)

Unema chooses laundromat name change over prolonged legal fight

Colleen Unema chose to rename her laundry rather than fight a legal battle. (Courtesy photo) BELLINGHAM — Colleen Unema made a decision to change the name of Q Laundry rather than fight a legal battle. The ...

Fair Foundation now taking 2016 scholarship applications from locals

LYNDEN — Application is now open for Northwest Washington Fair Foundation scholarships of at least $1,000 each to be given to local high school students. Since the scholarship program started in 2013, ...
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Legislative talk

Dana Brandt of Ecotech Solar of Bellingham asks a question about state solar energy policy at Friday’s legislative town hall meeting in the Mt. Baker Rotary Building. The 42nd District’s Sen. Doug ...
Allowing diverse public access onto DNR-managed land is one of the goals of a two-year, citizen-guided planning process. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune)

Group appointed to guide DNR recreation plan locally

Allowing diverse public access onto DNR-managed land is one of the goals of a two-year, citizen-guided planning process. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune) OLYMPIA — Members have been chosen for a volunteer-based ...

Lynden Day Spa celebrates one year with award

LYNDEN — Lynden Day Spa celebrated its first anniversary by winning the Best of Lynden Award for massage/spa. Located at 1610 Grover St., Suite B3, the only full-service spa in Lynden provides services ...
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Gasoline prices remain relatively low

The gasoline price got as low as $1.69 per gallon at the Lynden Safeway store on Feb. 11. The national average price may be starting to creep back up, reports GasBuddy. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Pair of local dairy scholarships offered again

WHATCOM — The county Dairy Women organization again is sponsoring two scholarship opportunities. The scholarships in memory of Mina Polinder and Judy Scholten are both available to: 1) a son or daughter ...

Session March 31 at courthouse covers planning fundamentals

BELLINGHAM — “A Shortcourse on Local Planning” will be presented at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, March 31, in the Whatcom County Courthouse. Whatcom County Planning & Development Services, the Washington ...

Recreation Expo this weekend in Bellingham

BELLINGHAM ­— Some 60 exhibitors will be at the Recreation Northwest Expo on Friday, Feb. 26, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Depot Market Square on Railroad Avenue downtown. Free to the public, this is a chance ...