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Locals band together to help Africa

LYNDEN — The DeYoung & Roosma Construction warehouse in west Lynden was full of local residents on Saturday doing their own type of building: Building meal packages for orphans in Africa. The effort ...
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Kim Ryan leaving NCCTK church after 13 years to pursue mission work

LYNDEN — Longtime North County Christ the King church founding pastor Kim Ryan doesn’t know exactly what life beyond Lynden’s largest church looks like. But that’s what faith is all about, right? ...

County roads getting shoulder, centerline rumble strips

WHATCOM ­— A rural county road safety project is being done for three weeks. On 38 miles of roadway, this consists of grinding rumble strips on the centerline and shoulder and installation of centerline ...

Nore more printing of Lynden city ordinances

LYNDEN ­— The city will not be publishing the full text of its passed ordinances in the Lynden Tribune anymore. Instead, only a short summary of an ordinance will be printed in the Public Notices section ...

Opposition speaks on I-522

LYNDEN — Initiative 522, if passed in November’s election, “would require most raw agricultural commodities, processed foods, and seeds and seed stocks, if produced using genetic engineering as defined, ...

Local vs. global perspectives in county at-large race

WHATCOM ­— Fighting for local control versus taking a larger view of things is one way of summarizing the County Council at-large position race between incumbent Bill Knutzen and challenger Rud Browne. ...

SAVE-Whatcom tries to add pro-jobs money in local races

WHATCOM — SAVEWhatcom, a local organization committed to jobs and business growth, said on Oct. 21 it is fully committed to complying with state public disclosure laws regarding campaign funding. “Every ...

LCHS offers art in second adult education class

LYNDEN — A second adult education class is offered by Lynden Christian High School, following one on local geology by science teacher Harlan Kredit. High school art teacher Theresa Hammons will lead ...

Last Lynden Cemetery tour this Saturday

LYNDEN — This Saturday, Nov. 2, is the last chance this year to take the weekly Lynden Cemetery tour, followed by open house with refreshments. Representatives from the partner sponsors Lynden Pioneer ...

Meeting explains Lynden students’ Saturday bus trips to ski area

LYNDEN — With snow now falling again up at Mount Baker, the Lynden School District is preparing its Winter Ride Bus for another ski and snowboard season. The program involves eight chaperoned bus trips ...