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Broersma couple praised with musical program

LYNDEN ­— Things came up that didn’t make it into the original story on Doug and Tehri — and, of course, there was music. Jack Louws, Whatcom County executive, spoke as a friend of the Broersma ...

January was drier than average

LYNDEN — A late run of January precipitation helped the month approach the historical average, but January was still a nearly 1.5 inches drier than normal. At 4.36 inches of rainfall during the 31-day ...

Boys & Girls Club ‘Kickof For Kids’ raises $100,000 at Seahawks-themed event

LYNDEN — The Lynden Boys & Girls Club’s annual Kickoff For Kids dinner and auction on Saturday was a big success this year, netting nearly $100,000. The event saw 300 guests in attendance. Buyers ...

Display of schools that became Lynden district now at library

LYNDEN ­— A visual display about the small rural schools that incorporated into the Lynden School District is now set up at the Lynden Library, 216 Fourth St. Robert Jensen, a 1960s graduate of Lynden ...

Two injured in Blaine Rd. crash

BLAINE — Two Blaine men were injured in a one-vehicle accident on the Blaine Road just after midnight Monday, the Washington State Patrol reported. David L. Rebman, 43, was driving with Colin J. Golden, ...

Woman dies in Mount Baker Highway crash

DEMING — A 27-year-old Maple Falls woman died early Thursday, Jan. 30, after her vehicle left the roadway and struck an embankment. Ashleigh N. Graham was traveling west in the 8700 block of the Mount ...

Tenmile Creek clean water project meeting on Feb. 12

LAUREL — The public is invited to attend the next meeting of the Tenmile Creek Clean Water Project. The agenda for the next meeting, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 12, at BelleWood Acres, 6140 ...

Two injured in Blaine Rd. crash

BLAINE — Two Blaine men were injured in a one-vehicle accident on the Blaine Road just after midnight Monday, the Washington State Patrol reported. David L. Rebman, 43, was driving with Colin J. Golden, ...

Farm Bureau first aid/CPR class meets state requirements

LYNDEN — A first aid/adult CPR class geared to farm operations will be held in the fairgrounds’ Peoples Place building on both Monday, Feb. 17, and Saturday, Feb. 22, from 9 a.m. to noon. Class participants ...
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County will keep up rural water appeal

WHATCOM ­— The County Council will continue a court fight for existing rural water rights. The newly configured council for 2014 unanimously made that decision at the start of its Jan. 28 meeting, but ...