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New StoryWalk project coming to Lynden City Park

LYNDEN — The Jim Kaemingk Sr. Trail and the trees in City Park will get a bit more colorful — and wordy — this May if the Lynden Library’s StoryWalk project comes to fruition. Tina Bixby, Lynden ...

Two killed in apparent drunk driving collision

Guide Meridian was closed early Tuesday as police investigated two-car crash LYNDEN — Drunken driving was suspected in a two-car head-on crash that killed two men on Guide Meridian Road early Tuesday ...
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Building a Main (St.) bridge

With salmon already running freely beneath the new bridge on Main Street in Lynden, traffic should start moving just as fluidly by late January…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a ...

H-2A farmworker program on rise in Washington state

OLYMPIA — The Washington Farm Labor Association has released a report on the H-2A program in Washington State for the 2013 season. H-2A is the federal program that permits farmers to obtain visas for ...

Ag-Watershed Project looking for producer on technical review

WHATCOM — The county’s agricultural land protection program is implementing an Ag-Watershed Project that needs an additional producer on its technical review committee. The grant-funded project aims ...

First TED Talk Tuesday is Jan. 14

BELLINGHAM — The first TED Talk Tuesday event will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, in the lower level theatre of Explorations Academy, 1701 Ellis St., two blocks south of Bellingham High School. ...

Larrabee Park management plan to be created

OLYMPIA — The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission is starting to develop a management plan for Larrabee State Park near Bellingham. The public is invited to participate in the process by ...

Red Cross aids after Dec. 24 fire

WHATCOM — Volunteers with the Mt. Baker American Red Cross chapter responded to a house fire on the Pole Road near Lynden at 3:46 a.m. on Christmas Eve. The fire completely destroyed the home, leaving ...

Military News

Army Reserve Pvt. Elijah R. Andrews has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition ...
The Dutch Village Mall as it stands currently is expected to look revitalized in 2014.

Dutch Village Mall improvements coming

LYNDEN — In the spirit of the Dutch Village Mall’s beginnings, one of Lynden’s original landmark properties will retain its Dutch-like feel throughout a massive renovation and return to offering ...