Mount Baker School District receives OSPI energy grant

DEMING — The Mount Baker School District is one of 28 districts to receive a combined $20 million grant for school energy efficiency improvements, the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction ...

Expect tractors aplenty for June 1 Farmers Day Parade

LYNDEN — Tractors, tractors and more tractors will lead off the 2013 Farmers Day Parade. The Puget Sound Antique Tractor and Machinery Association has been named the grand marshal for the June 1 parade ...

Two separate restaurants emerge from Homestead space

LYNDEN — Two different restaurants, Steakhouse 9 and Bistro 9, will fill the dining void at Homestead Golf & Country Club. Both restaurants are located above the course’s clubhouse at 115 E. Homestead ...

Co-op Preschool celebrating 40 years in Lynden

LYNDEN — The Lynden Co-op Preschool is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. “We’ll be having a fun booth at Farmers Day with prizes and games for kids. We’re also promoting our new toddler ...
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Meridian: A new home

LAUREL ­— The Trojan spirit is alive and well, right down a refurbished live-size Trojan statue prominent in the new Meridian High School Education Building. Hundreds of people were on hand in beautiful ...
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EDITORIAL: Make your voices heard on the Lynden School District facility needs

Lynden Middle School and Fisher Elementary School are not in good shape. That’s a well-established fact, and the Lynden School Board and Superintendent Jim Frey are trying their hardest to do something ...

Letters to the editor – May 8

Erasing the fire dept. confusion questions Two weeks ago, the Tribune ran a front page story that created confusion. It announced that the fire station on 19th Street in Lynden would be closed and crews ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, May 8 • CANCELLED: Whatcom Community College Board of Trustees. • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Northwest Annex conference room, Planning and Development Services, 5280 ...
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‘Iron Man 3’ sets Marvel back on track

With “The Avengers,” Joss Whedon accomplished what many thought impossible: He made a coherent and highly entertaining superhero team-up movie that didn’t short-change any of its leads. That was ...
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B.C. connection Jerri Mercer adds her part to Jansen Art Center talent slate

LYNDEN ­— Jerri Mercer is often at the Jansen Art Center, sharing her energy and vision and talent alongside inspirational local founder Heidi Doornenbal. Their next collaborations are coming up. A ...