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Overflow taphouse coming to Waples Building this fall

Three entrepreneurs join forces in love of craft beer LYNDEN — Over a few drinks — what else? — a group of friends hatched the idea of a local taphouse. That idea brewed into Overflow, which will ...

Husband, wife dead in apparent murder-suicide

Shooting occurred near Nooksack   WHATCOM ­— A couple died in an apparent murder-suicide at their rural home on Wednesday evening, June 10, the county Sheriff’s Department reported.   Deputies ...

Preferred Freezer build continues

Appeals on Preferred Freezer site pushed to June 22 LYNDEN — Dick Vandenberg appealed to the City of Lynden relating to various permits issued to Preferred Freezer Services to construct a $32 million ...

E. coli linked to barn

Samples match to fair’s north-end dairy bleachers, manure bunker, Milk Fest’s hay maze; bacteria can live for 42 weeks By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com ...

Fire District 1 may put levy on fall ballot

District recently welcomed second full-time firefighter By Brent Lindquist reporter@lyndentribune.com EVERSON — Whatcom County Fire District 1 has just added a new employee, ...

Motocross racing added to grandstand lineup

For the first time, locals will perform LYNDEN — Local motocross riders will make their Northwest Washington Fair debut during a night of competition on Saturday, Aug. 22.   The fair is partnering ...

Fair rounds out grandstand lineup with motocross racing

LYNDEN — Local motocross riders will make their Northwest Washington Fair debut during a night of competition on Saturday, Aug. 22.   The fair is partnering with the Mount Baker Motorcycle Club to ...

E. coli linked to fair’s dairy barn

Samples point to north-end bleachers, manure bunker, Milk Fest’s hay maze Health experts: Strain can be in environment for up to 42 weeks By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com ...

LHS football mattress fundraiser sale Sunday

  LYNDEN — Lynden football is holding its first-annual mattress fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, June 7, at Lynden High School.   Save up to 50 percent off retail prices with new, ...

Camels Club fishing derby set for June 13

LYNDEN — The Loyal Order of Camels Club annual kids’ fishing derby is set for June 13 in Fishtrap Creek at Lynden City Park.   Registration is from 8 to 9 a.m. (there is no fee for participation ...