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Wednesday, June 19 • Lynden Board of Adjustments, southeast conference room, City Hall Annex, 205 Fourth St., 7 p.m. Thursday, June 20 • Whatcom Transportation Authority Board of Directors, County ...
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So close and yet so far apart on water solutions

As I headed home along with everyone else from a day at the Water Supply Symposium at Fox Hall on May 30, this thought kept going through my head: How can we be so close and yet so far apart? What if we ...

Letters to the editor – June 12

Remember the nature of abortion In regard to Mary Risener’s May 29 letter, I was impressed on how she “churched up” Planned Parenthood and had them looking benevolent and kind. May I remind Mary ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, June 12 • Whatcom Community College Board of Trustees, Laidlaw Center board room, 237 W. Kellogg Rd., Bellingham, 2 p.m. The board will tour the HEPC building, receive a budget update and ...

Braulio’s Sports Banter: The passion is back

For the last five years, watching the NBA has been at the bottom of my to-do list. The constant moaning and whining from the players and general lack of enthusiasm for the sport kept me from watching games. ...

Letters to the Editor: June 5, 2013

Hold ordinance for further study The ordinance to permit slaughterhouse rezoning needs to be put on hold until there is further study. I am not opposed to slaughter facilities, but hastily rezoning all ...

Our Voice: New life for Delft Square is very exciting news for Lynden

What encouraging news for Lynden we are able to announce on our page A1! Finally, some good news! A group of partners plans to rebuild Delft Square, or the old Lynden Department Store building, as many ...

Letters to the editor – published May 29

There’s hope for our country … it is here There is a vibrant hope in our community for our country and future. Listening to the remarks and prayers of the speakers at the Memorial Day service at ...

Public meetings

Thursday, May 30 • Commissioners of Whatcom County Fire District 1, Station 1, 101 E. Main St., Everson, 3 p.m. This is a special meeting to discuss and make decisions pertaining to: 1) the new full-time ...
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Hemingway’s Havana: From a loyal fan

By Adam Lewis Editor’s note: Former Lynden Tribune intern Adam Lewis recently graduated from Washington State University’s Edward R. Murrow College of Communication and took a trip with a group of ...