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Tribune wins general excellence award

OLYMPIA — The Lynden Tribune won a second-place award for general excellence at the 2013 Washington Newspaper Publishers Association convention held last week. An awards banquet was held Friday evening. ...

Account formed to help fire victims

FERNDALE — The September house fire of Bob and Connie Nieuwendorp at 2985 Brown Rd. has led to a total loss of the house for the family. The Red Cross stepped in with initial assistance, but Paula Willand ...

Train show set for weekend

LYNDEN — The Lynden Lions Club’s 29th annual Train Show will fill the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds’ Henry Jansen Ag Building this weekend. With over 50,000 square feet of show space, it is one ...

Meridian district sets strategic planning input meetings

LAUREL ­— The Meridian School District has scheduled two community input meetings for the district’s long-range planning process. The meetings will both be at 6:30 p.m. The first was on Tuesday, Oct. ...

Artist Point road closed for season

MOUNT BAKER — With six inches of snow on the ground at Mount Baker and more in the forecast, crews closed the road to Artist Point for the season on Monday, Sept. 30. Maintenance workers with the Washington ...

Horse show this weekend at fair’s equine center

LYNDEN ­— Have a total horse experience at the revamped Lynden Horse Expo and Draft Horse Spectacular Oct. 4-6. The reconfigured event in the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds’ Equine Events Center ...

Kids’ events this week at Fairway

LYNDEN — A hay maze for kids will be set up in the Fairway Center east parking lot Thursday through Saturday, said Gary Vis, executive director of the Lynden Chamber of Commerce. An opportunity for horse ...

Harlan Kredit to teach geology to willing adults

LYNDEN — Harlan Kredit, longtime Lynden Christian High School science teacher, will lead a two-part adult class titled “Geology of Whatcom County” on two Mondays, Oct. 7 and 14, from 7 to 9 p.m. ...

Oct. 7 candidates’ focuses on human services

BELLINGHAM — The candidates’ forum of the Bellingham Food Bank and other agencies focuses on human services — questions of hunger, affordable housing and poverty. The forum will be on Monday, Oct. ...

Red Cross helps out after Sept. 27 Ferndale fire

FERNDALE — The Mt. Baker Chapter of the American Red Cross responded to a fire on Brown Road on Friday, Sept. 27. The fire caused major damage to the home, displacing two individuals and their dog. Red ...