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42nd annual Sumas Bull-A-Rama on Saturday

SUMAS — The 42nd annual Sumas Bull-A-Rama is set for 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, at the Sumas Rodeo Grounds. The event will feature bull riding, barrel racing from the NW Renegade Cowgirls and mutton ...

DelBene visits Sumas as guest speaker

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Sept. 10 meeting introduces new WSU facility director

WHATCOM ­— Chad Kruger, new director of the Northwest Washington Research and Extension Center in Mount Vernon, will visit in Lynden on Thursday, Sept. 10. Kruger, who has some local connections, will ...

World’s students coming to WCC

WHATCOM — Exchange participants are arriving at Whatcom Community College, one of 17 campuses across 11 states, to begin the 2015-2016 Community College Initiative Program. This program of the U.S. State ...

Witnesses to Aug. 31 Everett U.S. 2 collision sought

EVERETT — Washington State Patrol criminal investigators seek witnesses to a hit-and-run collision that occurred on Aug. 31 at approximately 5:30 a.m. at the beginning of westbound Highway 2 on the trestle. ...
It was a down-to-the-wire wild finish in the Lynde 500 pushkart derby Monday with the Simple Box team beating Berta’s Babes in a reversal of last year’s outcome. Garrett Hutsell pushes Pam Wilkinson in the near kart, which won even without a right rear wheel, while Joel Wood pushes Joy Corbin. Beautiful weather favored the 13th annual family-friendly Labor Day event in downtown Lynden, sponsored by the Lynden Pioneer Museum. More than 400 free hot dogs were served, and $1,900 in prize money was given out. Two of eight pushkart teams were from the Lynden Fire Department. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Photo finish caps Lynde 500

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County cities project growth to 2036

WHATCOM — Six years ago, local cities tussled with the county over their plans for growth. This time around, it’s been a relatively quiet process – in part because not much growth is asked for. Whatcom ...

Couple dies from generator fumes during storm

WHATCOM ­— A Central Road couple died apparently from fumes from a generator engine that had been running after the recent power outage, the Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office has determined. Authorities ...

Ex-Lynden cop sentenced to nine months in ‘sexting’ case

By Brooke Hanson intern@lyndentribune.com   BELLINGHAM ­— Former Lynden police officer Donald Glunt was sentenced on Sept. 1 to nine ...

Sheriff’s office: Central Road couple died from generator fumes

  WHATCOM ­— A Central Road couple died apparently from fumes from a generator engine that had been running after the recent power outage, the Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office has determined.   Authorities ...