State committee tries to move date of presidential primary

OLYMPIA — Secretary of State Kim Wyman was to convene the Presidential Primary Committee at the Seattle Airport Marriott at SeaTac the afternoon of Tuesday, Aug. 11. The purpose was to consider moving ...

Lynden slowpitch softball registration deadline Friday

LYNDEN — The deadline to register for the Lynden slowpitch fall softball league is Friday, Aug. 15. The season will begin the week of Aug. 24 and run for six weeks, with one doubleheader per week. The ...

Lynden Family Medicine offering sports physicals, welcoming all school districts

LYNDEN — Lynden Family Medicine is offering school sports physicals at its Lynden office, on Grover St., on Aug. 25, beginning at 7 p.m. All school districts are welcome. The cost is $25 per athlete, ...

Loomis Trail Road to be closed for two weeks

BLAINE — Drivers who use Loomis Trail Road near Portal Way should be aware of a two-week detour that started Tuesday, Aug. 11. The Washington State Department of Transportation closed Loomis Trail just ...

Two Ferndale teens killed in separate Thursday crashes

WHATCOM — Two young Ferndale-area residents were killed on Thursday afternoon in separate collisions, one of which occurred near Ferndale and the other outside Ellensburg.   Michael Waltari, 19, ...

Council action ends Vandenberg appeals

Also, annexation process to be started between Double Ditch, Benson roads By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com   LYNDEN ­— ...

Open house Monday at renovated barbershop

New barber, Ron Allison, is from Missouri By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com   LYNDEN ­— After two and half months of remodeling, the quaint ...

Taste of Kulshan a foothills event Aug. 29-30

Food, music recreation on tap   WHATCOM — From Saturday morning Aug. 29 through mid-day Sunday, Aug. 30, the northern foothills of Mount Baker will be celebrating the area’s food, art, music, history ...

Public meetings — Aug. 5, 2015

Wednesday, Aug. 5 • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor meeting room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, City ...

Letters to the Editor — Aug. 5, 2015

More rats and less feral cats: connected?   On the front page of the July 29 issue of the Lynden Tribune is a headline declaring that there is an increase in the rat population in Lynden and the county. ...