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Pete Kremen will be the emcee for the 2015 Lynden’s Got Talent event July 18 during the Northwest Raspberry Festival in Lynden. He is not one of the judges. For more on the music competition for age ...

Lauree Fletcher to head Whatcom Love INC

WHATCOM — Lauree Fletcher, of Lynden, also a Bellingham counselor and group facilitator, was recently appointed executive director of Whatcom Love INC. She replaces Kae Unrein, who recently retired after ...

Fair foundation fundraiser event this Friday in Expo Building

LYNDEN ­— The Northwest Washington Fair Foundation has its annual fundraising event — a dinner with silent and live auctions, and Moowiches — this Friday, July 10, starting at 6 p.m. The program ...

Meetings

Wednesday, July 8 • Whatcom Community College Board of Trustees, Laidlaw Center board room, 237 W. Kellogg Rd., Bellingham, 2 p.m. The board will have a strategic conversation about budget. • Lynden ...

Calendar

ONGOING Lynden’s Got Talent The second annual Lynden’s Got Talent, a solo/group vocal competition for those age 25 and younger, is from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 18, in downtown Lynden during ...

Partnerships fuel new Adult Day Center

LYNDEN ­— Construction is wrapping up on the new Northwest Adult Day Health and Wellness Center, and a community open house is scheduled for Saturday, July 18, at the 851 Aaron Dr. location. The program ...

Funding will finish Riverview Road

LYNDEN — It has taken years of searching, but the City of Lynden finally has the financing lined up to complete Riverview Road from Hannegan Road to Seventh Street. As part of the state’s capital budget ...

State funding Bender Field upgrade voters fell short on

In November 2014 a majority of Lynden-area voters favored a bond for $1 million to build a new restroom facility and add parking to Bender Fields. But a 51-49 percent margin isn’t enough to pass a bond. ...
New asphalt surface was being laid on part of Fifth Street Monday by a Whatcom Builders crew, and it continued to Front Street on Tuesday. The goal is to have reconstruction work at the intersection completed in time for the July 17-18 Northwest Raspberry Festival. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Downtown work stretches beyond Front

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City rules limit watering to three days

LYNDEN — For those not sitting around in the evenings reading the Lynden Municipal Code — specifically section 13.04.300 — city officials want to remind citizens that rules do stipulate only three ...