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Lecture series in Lynden again via videostreaming at Third CRC

LYNDEN — The award-winning January Series of Calvin College will again be simulcast to Lynden. The lecture series, consisting of 21 presentations Jan. 7-27, will be received at 510 Liberty St., the Amor ...

Buys, VanWerven get their House Committee assignments

OLYMPIA — For a second year, Rep. Vincent Buys, R-Lynden, will serve in the state House of Representatives as the ranking Republican member on the Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee. Leadership ...

Lynden man in Dec. 24 crash, died on Dec. 27

LYNDEN — A 72-year-old Lynden man was injured on Dec. 24 when his vehicle crossed the center line and went airborne past the opposite shoulder, striking several objects and a tree. Vernon L. Miedema ...

Whatcom Republicans retain roles

WHATCOM — Charlie Crabtree was reelected county Republican Party chair for a two-year term on Dec. 13, as was also Eileen Sobjack as vice chair and several others in officer roles. Caroline Anderson ...

Sumas CBP officers give life-saving CPR

SUMAS — U.S. Customs & Border Protection officers used cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) to save the life of a 56-year-old Canadian man suffering from a heart attack on Monday at the port of Sumas. ...
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The top five news stories of 2014

WHATCOM — Success garners attention. And so does failure. The Lynden Tribune’s annual top five news stories of the year list includes a healthy mix of both, including some controversy baked in for ...
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Making 2014 the year it was (a full year in review)

JANUARY 8 — Fresh digs for Meridian students   Students returning from holiday vacation used brand-new Irene Reither Elementary School in the Meridian School District for the first time on Monday. ...

PSE, partner agree on Glacier battery

BELLEVUE — Puget Sound Energy and Renewable Energy Systems Americas Inc. have signed cooperative agreements on launching an innovative battery storage project in Whatcom County that could pave the way ...

Police DUI patrols in effect

SEATTLE — If you choose to drive while impaired this holiday season, there are 120 police agencies around Washington committed to making sure you are arrested and successfully prosecuted. That’s the ...

Two injured in Route 9 crash near Rutsatz Rd.

WHATCOM -— Excessive speed was a factor in a three-vehicle collision on State Route 9 near Rutsatz Road at about 8:18 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 23, the Washington State Patrol reported. A 2000 Chevrolet ...