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Author to talk of Clearbrook past

EVERSON ­— Marion Johnson West, who grew up in Clearbook when it was a significant railroad stop and had its own school, talks of that history on Saturday, Aug. 29, at 3 p.m. in the Everson Library, ...

Correction

The cost of the new Paychex payroll system for the city of Lynden is $11,000 per year over a trial period of three years.

Use September to celebrate local food sources by eating local

WHATCOM — Sustainable Connections’ month-long celebration of local foods, farmers and fishers returns in September. With the help of local businesses, farms and restaurants, “Eat Local Month” will ...

Bellingham YMCA getting energy-efficiency lighting

BELLINGHAM — The YMCA in downtown Bellingham is replacing all of its old, inefficient fluorescent lighting with new LED fixtures. That may seem like a small matter of routine maintenance, but in fact ...

Meetings

Wednesday, Aug. 12 • Lynden City Council Community Development Committee, second floor meeting room, Lynden City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4 p.m. • Mount Baker School Board, district offices, 4956 Deming ...

Archive: Plans for museum dropped (Aug. 11, 1955)

The Lynden Museum Committee disbanded this week. The committee had hoped to reserve a pioneer home in the Lynden district for a museum. They had planned to purchase the old Slade home, but it was sold ...
Tony Antonucci

Brooklyn-raised man pursues mission here

Tony Antonucci LYNDEN ­— You have to know Tony Antonucci’s story to understand his passion and his cause. Tony, now a Lynden resident, was born in Brooklyn to Italian immigrant parents. His dad died ...
A Whatcom County farm lagoon is one way dairy farmers contain manure and keep it from entering the general water supply. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Dairies seek right balance respecting land, water uses

A Whatcom County farm lagoon is one way dairy farmers contain manure and keep it from entering the general water supply. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune) WHATCOM — Anyone familiar with the local climate ...
A new building has been designed, and now its funding is being pursued. (Architect’s rendering courtesy of Mark Bratt)

Fair plans a new building at entrance

A new building has been designed, and now its funding is being pursued. (Architect’s rendering courtesy of Mark Bratt) LYNDEN ­— Plans for a new central hallmark building on the Northwest Washington ...

Waples Building businesses to host Lynden job fair

LYNDEN — Three months. That is about how long until a slew of businesses open in the new Waples Mercantile Building, formerly Delft Square, at 444 Front St.   And with that November timeframe fast ...