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Working together for a stronger Lynden

By Gary Vis For over 100 years, since inception as the Lynden Businessmen’s Association in the early 1900s, the Lynden Chamber of Commerce has attempted to connect local businesses and the people who ...

Letters to the editor – March 12

Don’t believe Disney is family-friendly I sold our shares of Disney stock today because of the way the corporation is trying to pressure the Boy Scouts of America to accept homosexuals as adult leaders. ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, March 12 • Lynden City Council Community Development Committee, Lynden City Hall, 300 Fourth St. 4:30 p.m. • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Northwest Annex conference Room, ...

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 ...