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Brim Tractor to lead June 4 parade

LYNDEN — Tractors, tractors and more tractors will lead off the 2016 Farmers Day Parade, sponsored by Peoples Bank. Brim Tractor Co., celebrating 50 years in business, has been named the grand marshal ...

Visiting here, Sen.Cantwell pushes help for homeless

BELLINGHAM — U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) on May 20 met with the Whatcom County Housing Authority and local advocates in a roundtable discussion and unveiled a report on the affordable housing gap ...

125th anniversary June 4 evening event planned

LYNDEN — A 125th anniversary dinner, auction and dance are being planned for the evening of June 4. The Lynden Music Festival Dinner will cap the day of the traditional Farmers Day Parade, which this ...

$300,000 to WCC helps low-income students succeed

BELLINGHAM — Whatcom Community College has received two three-year grants totaling $300,000 to help low-income students succeed in college math and English classes. Whatcom received two of the six College ...

Tribune early deadline

In honor of Memorial Day, the Lynden Tribune’s office will be closed on Monday, May 30. All deadlines for the Wednesday, June 1, edition of the Tribune are this Friday, May 27.

Corrections

• To make reservations for the June 4 evening dinner, auction and dance event at the Lynden Pioneer Museum, email to lyndenmusicfestival@gmail.com. ...

Cloud Mountain continues Farmer Speaker series through summer

EVERSON — Cloud Mountain Farm Center, a nonprofit at 6906 Goodwin Rd., has already kicked off its 2016 Farmer Speaker Series. These are remaining programs: • “FISMA Rules as They Relate to Small ...

2 upcoming State Parks free days

OLYMPIA — Two dates in June are “free days” at Washington State Parks, not requiring the Discover Pass for day-use visiting. The days are: Saturday, June 4, in recognition of National Trails Day, ...

Meetings

Wednesday, May 25 • Whatcom County Lodging Tax Advisory Committee, fifth-floor conference room, County Courthouse, 311 Grand Ave., Bellingham, 2 p.m. • Meridian School Board, Meridian High School library, ...

Calendar

WEDNESDAY SPI candidates here Six candidates for the state Superintendent of Public Instruction post speak at a 6:30 p.m. forum Wednesday, May 25, at Bellingham High School, 2020 Cornwall Ave. Ashley book ...