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Everson plans new to-school sidewalk

EVERSON — Kids walking to Everson Elementary School will be a great deal safer once a planned new sidewalk is in place. “Ideally it would connect the bridge in town up to the elementary school,” ...

New cameras, signs for Lynden, Sumas borders now ready along Guide

WHATCOM — Drivers who plan to travel to Canada via Lynden and Sumas have a new source of information to use when choosing a border crossing. A contractor for the Washington State Department of Transportation ...

Lewis 100: Scribe of Parsnip Corner spoke on radio during WWII

In February 1929 Lynden Tribune publisher Sol H. Lewis was pictured in the Seattle Times — on a page also featuring famed pilot Charles Lindbergh getting engaged and inventor Thomas Edison turning 82 ...

Local forums set on candidates, issues

BELLINGHAM — Three forums will cover candidates and issues in the Nov. 4 election. This is the schedule: • Saturday, Sept. 27, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Bellingham City Council chambers, 210 Lottie ...

Audubon study: Birds could be warmed out

NEW YORK — Climate change threatens nearly half the bird species in the continental United States and Canada, including the Bald Eagle and dozens of iconic birds like the Common Loon, Baltimore Oriole ...

Heroes Day event at CHCC open to all, marks 9/11

LYNDEN — The Christian Health Care Center at 855  Aaron Drive hosts its seventh annual Heroes Day event on Thursday, Sept. 11. Heroes Day is meant to remember the sacrifice of those who died on 9/11/2001 ...

Course helps in starting a business

BELLINGHAM — Western Washington University’s Small Business Development Center, along with Whatcom Community College and the NW Innovation Resource Center are collaborating to offer the course “Launch ...
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FFA corn maze has 3 weeks

LYNDEN — Pour on the pig at the Lynden FFA corn maze. In the maze’s 15th year, the Lynden FFA Boosters have had success sending patrons through the pig-shaped corn maze just south of downtown Lynden ...

Lynden family injured in Oregon vehicle collision

LYNDEN -— A vehicle accident near Hood River, Oregon, on Aug. 21 seriously injured members of the local Struiksma family. As of Sept. 4, two weeks after the crash, Sharye Struiksma, 33, was moved out ...

Meeting deals with winter emergency readiness

LYNDEN -— A Community Preparedness Fair open to all will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 17, starting at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Annex building, 205 Fourth St. This is an annual effort by local emergency-response ...