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Lynden is lucky to have thriving community theater

Even as businesses seemingly scatter away from the Dutch Village Mall, there’s one entity I hope will never leave: the Claire vg Thomas Theatre. My girlfriend and I attended the Friday evening Lynden ...

Letters to the editor – May 22

Concerned about ‘First Nations’ use I am concerned with the term First Nation as pertaining to the native Indians. The demands of the First Nation go way beyond what is considered who owns the land ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, May 22 • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m. • Whatcom County Planning code review regarding proposed new county ...

Ads will promote best parade photos

LYNDEN ­— Help support the agricultural heritage of Whatcom County by participating in the Lynden Tribune’s Farmers Day Parade Family Photo Contest. The parade is at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 1, down ...

Five roads to get asphalt this week

WHATCOM ­— The county has scheduled these roads for contracted asphalt paving this week, through Friday, May 24: West Wiser Lake, Northwest, King Tut, West Hemmi and West Laurel. Work will be from 7 ...

Border Patrol report

BLAINE — The information listed below is from arrests and seizures related to the U.S. Border Patrol in the Blaine Sector area of operations. For security reasons, this may not be a complete list of ...
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J.J. Abrams’ second ‘Star Trek’ provides near-perfect entertainment

J.J. Abrams did what many thought nearly impossible in 2009 when he quite successfully (and surprisingly literally) rebooted the “Star Trek” franchise, which arguably hadn’t seen a quality entry ...

Define Laser MediSpa opens in Lynden

LYNDEN — Although they are popular in Europe, Lynden’s Laurel Fishbook has started what is only Washington state’s third laser liposuction treatment facility here. Define Laser MediSpa, which opened ...

CALENDAR

ONGOING Friday music BelleWood Acres hosts music and lawn games every Friday until July 5. Music starts at 6 p.m. and the distillery will be open with free tastings until 9 p.m.   WEDNESDAY Pink night ...

State golf underway

SPANAWAY — The 1A state golf tournament began on Tuesday, and as expected, Lynden Christian’s Willy Scholten was present attempting to capture his first-career state championship. Scholten, who has ...