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Broncs & Bulls this Saturday

LYNDEN — Close to 40 professional cowboys are coming for the Laurel Farm and Western Supply Extreme Broncs & Bulls event at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, on the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds. Bull ...

Plan WTA service enhancements with online game

WHATCOM — WTA invites county residents to express their preferences for additional bus and specialized transportation service by playing an online Planning Game. The Planning Game lets people create ...

Meetings

Wednesday, Feb. 10 • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Northwest Annex conference room, Planning and Development Services, 5280 Northwest Dr., Bellingham, 3:30 p.m. The group will have ...

Calendar

ONGOING LHS musical Lynden High School presents Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” at 7 p.m. on Feb. 26-27 and March 4-5 and at 3 p.m. on Feb. 28 and March 6 in Judson Hall auditorium of Lynden Middle ...
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Voters approve local school district levies

Based on preliminary ballot counts, all five local school district levies are in position to pass.

New report: 20-25% are ‘working poor’

Peter Theisen, head of United Way of Whatcom County, notes local poverty data in the recent report. (Elisa Claassen/Lynden Tribune) By Elisa Claassen for the Lynden Tribune WHATCOM — It could be your ...
Some of the lowest-priced gasoline in Lynden is at Safeway. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Gasoline price at $1.76 here

Some of the lowest-priced gasoline in Lynden is at Safeway. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune) Some places locally are well below state average of $2.16 WHATCOM ­— Local gasoline stations continue to reflect ...

City leases to RDS for garbage transfer, digesting plans

Owner Larry McCarter knows he has plenty of hoops to get through LYNDEN ­— Larry McCarter told city leaders Monday he realizes he has many hoops to jump through yet to achieve his goal of a municipal ...

Three Lynden women win $50k in Powerball lottery

Unnamed trio made a pact to split any winnings LYNDEN — It turns out $50,000 proves a welcome consolation prize. Three unnamed Lynden women won that amount during the recent $1.5 billion Powerball jackpot. When ...
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From bare to beard

Galen Laird enters the Lynden One Two Five beard growing contest on Saturday, with Rich Kayser behind him ready to do the same. About 40 men signed up to grow their facial hair for six weeks and be judged ...