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It’s hard to shake some postal predators

I put off writing this column. Instead I could write about school bond failures or snow cancellations in February. But I’m back to this topic. I have been introduced to the world of nonprofit organizations’ ...

Letter to the editor – Feb. 26

We need to ‘plant some trees’ for our future and that includes schools I was disheartened to see that the school bond failed, yet again. Even more disheartening is the ongoing battle of misinformation ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Feb. 26 • Bellingham Technical College Board of Trustees, College Services board room on campus, 3028 Lindbergh Ave., 9 a.m. Preceding at 8:30 a.m. the board will look at a revision of the ...

Remembering a delightful grandpa

I drive past my grandfather’s house in Brookwood on Enterprise Road at least one time each week. It’s always for something related to my work duties with the Ferndale Record, so I almost always have ...

Letters to the editor – Feb. 19

Disappointed voters not looking to future The front page of the Feb. 12 Lynden Tribune made quite a statement about the support the public schools in our county receive. The top story was the Lynden School ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Feb. 19 • Bellingham Technical College Board of Trustees, College Services board room on campus, 3028 Lindbergh Ave., 8:15 a.m. • Lynden Board of Adjustments, southeast conference room, ...

Letters to the editor – published Feb. 12

Farm Bill also has international consequences Extensive coverage of the passage of the farm bill a few days ago focused on domestic reactions and critiques. Of course, the farm bill directly affects all ...

Public meetings

Wedneday, Feb. 12 • Lynden City Council Community Development Committee, Lynden City Hall, 300 Fourth St. 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13 • Commissioners of Whatcom County Fire District 1, Station 81, ...

Posing the questions that must be asked

LYNDEN — Harkening back to January 2013, we printed a list of 13 things we’d like to see locally in 2013. Some were far-fetched. Some were attainable. But how did it go? Every list starts somewhere ...

Letters to the editor published Feb. 5

Let’s commend, not critique, windmill effort I appreciated Tim Broersma’s response to the criticism about not using local contractors to do some of the repair work on Dutch Village Mall. When you do ...