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Letter to the editor – published Nov. 19

Honoring veterans Once again the Lynden Community Center, partnering with the Lynden Lions Club, did a wonderful job of honoring all the veterans with a great dinner and program on Nov. 13. Over 240 veterans ...

Public meetings

Thursday, Nov. 20 Whatcom Transportation Authority Board of Directors, council chambers, County Courthouse, 311 Grand Ave., Bellingham, 8 a.m. The board will consider the results of offering WTA property ...

Letters to the editor – Nov. 12

Cynical voter sentiment hurting our city The Bender Fields tiny bond didn’t even come close to passing. That’s too bad. I don’t think people even study the issues anymore. If it says taxes up, even ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Nov. 12 Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Planning & Development Services, Northwest Annex conference room, 5280 Northwest Dr., 3:30 p.m. New business includes: election of ...

Letters to the editor – published Nov. 5

Thoughts on the WID I came to a County Council meeting and communicated with certain members in an effort to educate myself about the watershed irrigation districts that were proposed because I wanted ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Nov. 5 Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m.   Thursday, Nov. 6 Northwest Regional Council, Skagit County commissioners ...

Letters to the editor – Oct. 22

Lynden benefits from a Fred Meyer locally I am very hopeful that a Fred Meyer store will be built in Lynden. I also want them to properly address any and all environmental issues to accomplish this. I ...

Public meetings

Thursday, Oct. 23 Whatcom County Council meets in committee of the whole to review 2015-16 county budget, starting at 9:30 a.m. Lynden School Board, Lynden High School library, 1203 Bradley Rd., Lynden, ...

Letters to the editor – published Oct. 15

Supports McClure Jeff McClure should be re-elected to his seat on the Whatcom County PUD Commission. I have worked with Jeff and his architecture firm on development projects around the county on several ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Oct. 15 Lynden City Council Community Development Committee, second floor meeting room, Lynden City Hall, 300 Fourth St. 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16 Whatcom Transportation Authority Board of Directors, ...