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Ballots being mailed today —two days earlier

WHATCOM — Ballots for the Nov. 4 general election will be mailed to Whatcom County registered voters on Wednesday, Oct. 15. This is two days earlier than in prior elections to allow extra time for mail ...

County partners working toward ebola readiness

WHATCOM — With the Ebola epidemic in West Africa now a growing global concern, partners in Whatcom County are trying to be proactive. The Whatcom County Health Department is working closely with PeaceHealth ...

Everson, Nooksack joining FD1?

EVERSON — The administrative duties of Everson and Nooksack employees could get a bit easier next year, as the cities are actively pursuing an annexation that would make them both part of surrounding ...

CHCC to fill adult day health gap

WHATCOM -— The Christian Health Care Center of Lynden will help fill the gap in adult day health that arises when a PeaceHealth St. Joseph program closes at the end of 2014. By the summer of 2015 CHCC ...

Notice of Trustee’s Sale – Edward Webb

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE Pursuant to R.C.W. Chapter 61.24, et seq. and 62A.9A-604(a) (2) et seq. Trustee’s Sale No: WA-CMS-13014430 Loan No. 7000045269 I NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the undersigned ...

Two who died were from foothills towns

WHATCOM -— The two men who died Tuesday, Oct. 7, in a head-on collision in fog on State Route 9 south of Van Zandt have been identified by the Washington State Patrol. The pair were: driver Ricky L. ...

Music festival starts today

39 shows will be at 16 venues the next five days LYNDEN -— Dutch Village Mall, in renovation, becomes the venue for several performances of the 2014 Lynden Music Festival, including the opening concert ...
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Lewis 100: Fires, floods, fairs and growth have been news

August 25, 1976 With a record attendance in spite of damp weather, a total of 91,738 persons attended the 60th Northwest Washington Fair in Lynden last week. Thursday, when the rain really hit, was a bad ...

Tribune wins first-ever 1st place

General Excellence Award top prize comes in paper’s 100th year of Lewis family ownership CHELAN — For the first time in the paper’s history, the Lynden Tribune took first place in the Better Newspaper ...

Head-on collision kills two near Van Zandt

VAN ZANDT — Two men died Tuesday morning when an oncoming vehicle struck their pickup to avoid hitting a deer on Highway 9 near Van Zandt. Washington State Patrol public information officer Mark Francis ...