Primary election does not pertain to Lynden, Everson, Sumas areas

  WHATCOM — Ballots for the Aug. 4 primary election will be mailed on Wednesday, July 15. But County Auditor Debbie Adelstein notes that not all Whatcom County voters will have a primary because ...

Legislators really delivered for Lynden

By Scott Korthuis   It is easy to become overwhelmed with news about government, especially because so much of it is discouraging. But we in Lynden are recipients of some very good news as a result ...

Louws: We have mental health, substance abuse facility already

  WHATCOM ­— County Executive Jack Louws says that the county already has a 16-bed mental health evaluation and treatment facility and will keep it operating when a new jail is built.   Louws ...

Letters to the editor – published July 15

There’s more than just a flag to blame   How sad that something as complex as how we feel about each other’s behaviors, race and culture can be reduced to a flag. Are we really sure that the stars ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, July 15 • Lynden City Council Community Development Committee, second floor meeting room, Lynden City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4 p.m. • Lynden Board of Adjustment, second-floor conference room, ...

Calendar

ONGOING Farmers market The Lynden Farmers Market continues on Thursday afternoons from noon to 5 p.m. through October. Varied vendors of garden produce and crafted creations. Contact: Dave, 961-4061 and ...
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Multi-talented Hommes finding her path

  SEATTLE — Playing one sport in college is challenging enough, especially at the Division II level. Doing so while juggling a rigorous academic major is even more difficult.   But balancing ...
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Winning dessert recipe loads up the raspberry taste

LYNDEN — The winning dessert in the Lynden Tribune’s annual Raspberry Dessert Contest beat out the competition by highlighting raspberries.   Of course, the rest of Megan Jensen’s dessert had ...
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Arneson wins Walla Walla tourney

  WALLA WALLA — Lynden senior-to-be Ezra Arneson won the Banner Bank Junior Invitational golf tournament on July 9-10 at the Walla Walla Country Club.   Arneson shot a two-under-par 70 on the ...

Bellingham hosting WCL All-Star Game on Monday; Jamie Moyer will be on hand

  BELLINGHAM — The Bellingham Bells and Joe Martin Field are hosting the 2015 West Coast League All-Star Game on Monday, July 20.   The game will feature the top players in the WCL, a summer, ...