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Library system youth services director named

WHATCOM ­— Thom Barthelmess has been named youth services manager for the Whatcom County Library System, a position recently incorporated into the system’s management team. Barthelmess will provide ...

Mobile blood unit at Fairway Center today, tomorrow

LYNDEN ­— A blood drive for Bloodworks Northwest is today and tomorrow, Aug. 12-13, on the east side of the Fairway Center parking lot along 17th Street. The hours at the mobile unit will be 11 a.m. ...

State committee tries to move date of presidential primary

OLYMPIA — Secretary of State Kim Wyman was to convene the Presidential Primary Committee at the Seattle Airport Marriott at SeaTac the afternoon of Tuesday, Aug. 11. The purpose was to consider moving ...

Loomis Trail Road to be closed for two weeks

BLAINE — Drivers who use Loomis Trail Road near Portal Way should be aware of a two-week detour that started Tuesday, Aug. 11. The Washington State Department of Transportation closed Loomis Trail just ...

Two Ferndale teens killed in separate Thursday crashes

WHATCOM — Two young Ferndale-area residents were killed on Thursday afternoon in separate collisions, one of which occurred near Ferndale and the other outside Ellensburg.   Michael Waltari, 19, ...

Council action ends Vandenberg appeals

Also, annexation process to be started between Double Ditch, Benson roads By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com   LYNDEN ­— The City ...

Open house Monday at renovated barbershop

New barber, Ron Allison, is from Missouri By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com   LYNDEN ­— After two and half months of remodeling, the ...

Taste of Kulshan a foothills event Aug. 29-30

Food, music recreation on tap   WHATCOM — From Saturday morning Aug. 29 through mid-day Sunday, Aug. 30, the northern foothills of Mount Baker will be celebrating the area’s food, art, music, history ...

Public meetings — Aug. 5, 2015

Wednesday, Aug. 5 • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor meeting room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, City ...
Clients of the brand-new Northwest Adult Day Health and Wellness Center return home after a welcoming first day Monday. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

New adult day health center now open

33 first-day clients Monday likely will rise to 56 maximum By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com   LYNDEN ­— After setting ...