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Dairy bill vies in Legislature

WHATCOM ­— The county dairy industry supports a legislative effort to keep the state Department of Agriculture involved in any new regulation of farms’ impact on water quality. Over the past year, ...

Senate affirms gender restroom stance

OLYMPIA — The Senate on Wednesday, Feb. 10, rejected 25-24 a bill that would repeal a rule affirming that people can use restrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity. The Washington State ...
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Lynden native sings with Armed Forces Chorus in Super Bowl pregame ceremonies

Lynden native Chelsi Vanderpol Ervien was a singer with the Armed Forces Chorus (pictured third from left, front row) that performed in the opening ceremonies of Super Bowl 50 on Sunday. Chelsi is a 2006 ...

Lynden Pioneer Museum looking for help in building John Deere exhibit

LYNDEN — The Lynden Pioneer Museum will become the home of the green and gold once again. In celebration of the 100th anniversary of North Washington Implement Company, which began 100 years ago in the ...

Engels brothers sell apartments, start new

LYNDEN — A 27,000-square-foot mixed-use building in east Lynden has been sold to a Utah-based firm looking to manage the building, said Lynden builder Mike Engels. MC Brothers LLC — a company formed ...
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Sol Lewis Award winners honored

2016 Sol H. Lewis Award winner Terry DeValois, deadpans a joke on Thursday evening at the Lynden Pioneer Museum that got fellow award recipients Debbie Lagerwey, left, and Linda Card, and husbands, laughing. ...
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Readers demonstrate generosity in food bank donation

A check for $7,080 from the Lynden Tribune Readers Care Fund was given to the Project Hope Food Bank last week. From left are: Tribune co-publishers Michael and Mary Jo Lewis, food bank director Don Kok, ...

Forest Service struggles to maintain upper Nooksack roads

EVERETT — The U.S. Forest Service is taking a closer look at the forest road system in the Upper Nooksack area and is looking for feedback from the public. Two public meetings will be held on the Draft ...

Human rights films coming to Deming, Ferndale

WHATCOM ­— Some screenings of the 16th annual Bellingham Human Rights Film Festival are at Whatcom County Library System sites, with discussion following each. • The Deming Library, 5044 Mt. Baker ...

Valentine’s event at BelleWood also boosts Kiwanis youth programs

LYNDEN — Valentines season can be enjoyed by the public on Saturday, Feb. 13, with a social event at Bellewood Acres. “Hearts, Wine & Chocolate” also benefits youth programs of the Lynden Noon ...