Natural history to be explained at Heather Meadows through Sept. 21

MOUNT BAKER — At Heather Meadows over the next seven weekends, guest speakers and local experts will entertain and teach natural and cultural history in programs that are free and open to the public. ...

DelBene wants Congress to make sales tax deduction permanent

WASHINGTON, D.C. – 1st District Congresswoman Suzan DelBene joined Congressman Doc Hastings (R-WA) and 18 other members of Congress on July 31 to introduce a bill making permanent sales tax deductions. ...

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ONGOING Prayer, worship Come to the “Upper Room” at 517 Front St., Lynden, for prayer and worship on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Details: Don Toler, 392-8657 or wa.prayeralliance@yahoo.com. ...
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Final paving the big piece left for East Badger Road

LYNDEN — Gone are the continuous one-lane closures on East Badger Road (State Route 546). Colacurcio Brothers Construction crews have finished up the bulk of their work on the roundabouts at the highway’s ...

Hunter Hayes biggest seller for fair

LYNDEN — Monday of the Northwest Washington Fair. That day provides another gaggle of firsts for many fairgoers, but it’s full of hundreds of recurring themes as well. The six-day 2013 event starts ...

Main Street pile driving is needed for new bridge

LYNDEN — The pile driving that kicked off Saturday at the Main Street bridge project will continue intermittently for a week, the city says. Saturday’s extensive pounding nearly completed all the work ...

Lintz enjoys first practice

Former Meridian High School tight end Andrei Lintz enjoyed his first practice with the Seattle Seahawks. In addition to the photos seen above, you can also check out a video interview with Lintz here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4jya5UX9PlM ...

Andrei Lintz joins the Seahawks

It’s been an exciting 24 hours for former Meridian tight end Andrei Lintz. After receiving a call from the Seattle Seahawks organization yesterday evening, he had a physical with the team on Thursday ...

WFC to purchase Fairway True Value store

LYNDEN — Even with the retirement of Irv Timmermans at the end of August, the Fairway True Value hardware store will continue to operate in its same location come September. Whatcom Farmers Co-op has ...

Hannegan Road adds to roads in repair, reduced lanes

WHATCOM — The road construction work just keeps growing in the Lynden area. In addition to current construction of two roundabouts on East Badger Road and Fishtrap Creek bridge replacement on Main Street ...