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YWAM coming to Lynden

Dutch Village Mall location will serve as Discipleship Training School By Tim Newcomb tim@lyndentribune.com LYNDEN — A new tenant brings a fresh direction ...

County bolsters behavioral health program

20-member task force would aim for diversion from jail into treatment By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com   WHATCOM ­— County Council members want a task ...

LC wins state in aluminum can recycling effort

Good for $1,000 prize for school   LYNDEN — Lynden Christian School has been declared the state winner, worth a $1,000 prize, in a national recycling contest sponsored by the beverage can industry. ...

Annual Camels Club fishing derby June 13

LYNDEN — The Loyal Order of Camels Club annual kids’ fishing derby is set for June 13 in Fishtrap Creek at Lynden City Park.   Registration is from 8 to 9 a.m. (there is no fee for participation ...

Organization finds draft EIS deficient for county’s Comprehensive Plan

County is in process of broad planning update   WHATCOM — The draft Environmental Impact Statement for Whatcom County’s Comprehensive Plan update and Urban Growth Areas review prepared by a Seattle ...

Michael Cox is library system’s deputy director

  WHATCOM — The Whatcom County Library System welcomes Michael Cox, relocating from Pueblo, Colorado, as new deputy director.   As former director of public services for the Pueblo City-County ...

Meridian names Forbes new high school principal

  LAUREL ­— Derek Forbes, currently assistant principal at Mt. Baker Jr./Sr. High School, has been selected as new principal at Meridian High School.   The school board gave approval at its ...
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Country singer Terri Clark to fair

Canadian performer will hit the stage Friday, Aug. 21 By Tim Newcomb tim@lyndentribune.com LYNDEN — Canadian country singer Terri Clark will take ...
Matt Audette, founder of the Haynie Opry and frontman of the Circle of Friends band, will celebrate one of his favorite musicians this year with an opry tribute to country great Hank Williams. (Courtesy photo/Haynie Opry)

Haynie Opry celebrates 10 years

Hank Williams tribute planned for July By Brent Lindquist reporter@lyndentribune.com BLAINE — This year marks the 10th anniversary ...

Overheight truck hits Birch Bay-Lynden Road I-5 overpass

Traffic restricted; repairs likely at least $1 million   WHATCOM — An excavator being carried on a flatbed truck on Interstate 5 was too high for bridge clearance and struck the Birch Bay-Lynden ...