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Christmas spirit arrives Monday in Sumas

SUMAS — Over the past few years, Sumas residents may have noticed that the amount of the community’s Christmas decorations has gone down. In the early 2000s, Sumas Chamber of Commerce President Rod ...

Jansen promises plenty of artistic fare, music, food on Dec. 7 as well

LYNDEN ­— The Jansen Art Center hosts its second annual Artisan Showcase and Holiday Faire on Saturday, Dec. 7, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Twenty-seven local artisans are selling fine jewelry, ceramics, ...

LCHS choir again sings ‘Carol-o-grams’ for a price

LYNDEN — The Lynden Christian High School Concert Choir will again deliver the true message of Christmas by means of “Carol-o-grams.” Choir members will travel around Lynden and sing 4-5 classic ...

Starting today, extra DUI patrols will be out

WHATCOM — From 2008 through 2012, an average of 49 people died in traffic crashes in Washington between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day. DUI is still the leading cause of traffic deaths. Between Nov. ...

Red Cross Real Heroes event registration needed by Dec. 2

BELLINGHAM — The Mt. Baker Chapter of the American Red Cross invites the public to participate in honoring local heroes while financially supporting local Red Cross disaster relief efforts. This year’s ...
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A renewed Meridian

LAUREL — Several of the schools under the Meridian School District umbrella look far different now than they did just a few years ago. In February 2010, district voters approved a $17 million bond for ...

Photos invited for 2014 Lynden Chamber booklet

LYNDEN ­— The Tribune is looking for interesting photos of Lynden to be included in the 2014 Lynden Chamber of Commerce directory. People, families, activities, scenery and really anything that pertains ...

Tribune office on holiday hours

LYNDEN ­— The Tribune office on will close on Thursday and Friday in celebration of Thanksgiving. It will reopen on Monday at 8 a.m…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? ...
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A new enterprise comes downtown

SUMAS — It has only been six weeks, but business has been booming in downtown Sumas for Animal Health International. The company, which moved into the vacant warehouse on Cherry Street next door to Edaleen ...

In the Military

Air Force Airman Duane M. Alex has graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive eight-week program that included training ...