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Taco Time using Lynden to test breakfast menu

WHATCOM — Taco Time NW, a 76-restaurant chain based in Renton, is testing a new breakfast menu at three locations, including Lynden and Bellingham. The Lynden location started the test in November and ...
Three residents at Meadow Greens of Lynden are now 100 years old — “they are such amazing ladies,” said Julie Kroontje, administrative assistant. From left are Bertha Abrams, Jennie Bakker and Agnes Chamberlain, all reaching their century milestone in 2015. This photo was taken last Wednesday, Dec. 16, on Bakker’s 100th birthday. (Courtesy photo)

Celebrating 100 x3

Three residents at Meadow Greens of Lynden are now 100 years old — “they are such amazing ladies,” said Julie Kroontje, administrative assistant. From left are Bertha Abrams, Jennie Bakker and Agnes ...

Welcome to winter at Baker

The Mt. Baker Ski Area has been heaped beautifully with fresh layers of snow from all the storms of the Northwest region in recent weeks. About 32 inches were added just this past weekend. The ski area, ...

Innovative Youth Academy has two local grads

BREMERTON ­— Two Whatcom residents were among the record 152 cadets that graduated from the Washington Youth Academy on Dec. 19, more cadets than in any previous class in the history of the academy, ...

Lynden’s Wolfisberg graduates from unit training

Private First Class Jan Wolfisberg, also a Washington State University student, graduated in early December from Infantry One Station Unit Training in Fort Benning, Georgia. Wolfisberg, of Lynden, was ...

Sol H. Lewis Award given annually to honor local men and women serving our community

WHATCOM — The Lynden Tribune will again honor a man and a woman who have given generously of their time and ability in community service. Nominations will be accepted through Jan. 6 for the 2015 Sol ...

Mt. Baker Highway back to two lanes near Glacier

GLACIER — Skiers and snowboarders going to the Mount Baker Ski Area have one less hurdle to clear, now that crews have completed emergency roadway repairs on State Route 542 about six miles east of Glacier ...

Traffic fatalities up: Extra emphasis by police agencies during holidays

WHATCOM — With the holiday season fully upon us, the Washington Traffic Safety Commission reminds everyone to plan ahead and use alternative transportation after drinking alcohol or using marijuana during ...

U.S. gasoline averages below $2

GAITHERSBURG, Md. — For the first time since March 25, 2009, the national average price of gasoline dropped below $2 a gallon. As of Dec. 18, over two-thirds of gas stations were selling gasoline at ...

Meetings

Thursday, Dec. 24 Some public office are closed part or all of Thursday, Dec. 24, as well as Christmas Day Dec. 25. Monday, Dec. 28 • Sumas City Council, City Hall, 433 Cherry St., 6 p.m.