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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 up on Saturday, ...
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25th annual Custer Days on for this weekend

Parade, car show, street dance set; organizer looking for a replacement By Brent Lindquist news@ferndalerecord.com CUSTER — For Nicole Perry, Custer Days is very much ...

Dairy farmers see other factors in water quality decline

New industry effort aims to get out a fuller picture of relevant issues By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com   WHATCOM — Last March ...

News briefs — Aug. 5, 2015

Tractor Supply now open LYNDEN — The former Cost Cutter building at 1898 Front St. officially became Tractor Supply when the store opened its doors over the weekend.   The national chain started ...

Lynden graduate dies in Ellensburg accident

Three other locals injured ELLENSBURG — 2015 Lynden High School graduate Sofia Milstead died when the car she was driving veered off Interstate 90 west of Ellensburg.   Milstead’s 1999 Subaru Legacy, ...

Roundabout construction underway in Kendall

KENDALL — Big changes will come to Kendall as construction started Monday on a new roundabout at the intersection of state routes 542 and 547. Contractor crews working for the Washington State Department ...

Antique tractor, machinery show starts today at Berthusen Park

LYNDEN ­— The Puget Sound Antique Tractor & Machinery Association holds its annual show of all farm machinery relics this week, July 29 through Aug. 1, at Berthusen Park northwest of town. For 44 ...
Carnival rides will continue to be offered by Davis Amusement at the Northwest Washington Fair, scheduled to start on Monday, Aug. 17. (File Photo/Lynden Tribune)

DockDogs, animals racing new to this year’s fair

LYNDEN ­— The high-octane excitement of motocross races and some good-natured competition among local dogs will join the animals, carnival, entertainers and other fan favorites Aug. 17-22 at the 105th ...

WWU institute to look at border crossings’ freight movement

BELLINGHAM — The Border Policy Research Institute at Western Washington University will do a two-year research project looking at the movement of freight across the Canadian-U.S. border at the three ...