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Rep. Vince Buys talks on his cell phone regarding a possible Donald Trump visit to the Lynden fairgrounds on Saturday. It was still being confirmed at 6 p.m. Thursday. (Lynden Tribune/Cal Bratt)

Donald Trump to visit Lynden on Saturday

Rep. Vince Buys talks on his cell phone regarding a possible Donald Trump visit to the Lynden fairgrounds on Saturday. It was still being confirmed at 6 p.m. Thursday. (Lynden Tribune/Cal Bratt) Update ...

Seven duplex lots for 1.73 acres near fair

Property currently is used only for fair parking one week of the year LYNDEN — A vacant 1.73 acres of land north of Kok Road just east of the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds near 17th Street is proposed ...

66 lots to go where Hi Hoe was

North Prairie plat in phase 6; grass names continue LYNDEN ­— It’s the North Prairie development, so perhaps the names of streets should be of prairie grasses. The Lynden City Council on Monday approved ...

Lynden native Kyle Brennan named AD at Montana State

BOZEMAN, Montana ­— Kyle Brennan, son of Terry and Marcé Brennan of Lynden and a 1993 graduate of Lynden Christian High School, was named the new athletic director at Montana State University on Monday, ...

Waples Building design wins architect’s award

State historic preservation awards ceremony will be May 17 in Olympia LYNDEN ­— Turning the burnt-out shell of the former Lynden Department Store into today’s Waples Mercantile Building has won the ...

Fourth-quarter sales drop in Whatcom County

But non-store sales helped give the area a boost WHATCOM — Sales in stores weren’t as lucrative in 2015 as in 2014. Fourth-quarter 2015 taxable retail sales of goods saw a decline across most of Whatcom ...
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Testing the waters

Aryn Hervel handles the dog Crush as it sniffs samples of wastewater collected from the Lynden area in the Bender Fields parking lot on Thursday. The dog indicated, by sitting at a sample, that she detected ...

Puppy Rescue Mission fundraiser coming

Bow Wow & Woofs owner hosting ‘Yappy Hour,’ barbecue, auction BLAINE — Dogs can be a comfort in daily life, but for soldiers deployed overseas they can be the difference between life and death. Heather ...
Angel Gomez, right, is joined by Rep. Suzan DelBene, with his art piece between them. (Courtesy photo)

Lyndenite second in district youth art

Angel Gomez, right, is joined by Rep. Suzan DelBene, with his art piece between them. (Courtesy photo) BOTHELL — Angel Gomez, a 16-year-old at Lynden High School, was a second-place winner in the 2016 ...

ReSources sets county Comp Plan workshops

First one is May 9 at BelleWood Acres WHATCOM — RE Sources for Sustainable Communities is hosting comment workshops in May and June to help people learn about turning ideas into policies in the county’s ...