Local barbecue judge opens supply shop in Lynden at 511 Front St.

LYNDEN — Gary VanderGiessen has seen plenty of success selling barbecue supplies. So much, in fact, that he has opened Gary’s Barbecue Supplies at 511 Front St. Not to be outdone, though, his wife, ...
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New Lynden road run coming up

LYNDEN — Kyle and Christie Duque love to run, and they have brought that passion to Lynden with the E2 Fitness Center, located at 110 Third St. They will continue to share that passion via the upcoming ...
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More pits coming to Muds to Suds

FERNDALE — Muds to Suds is coming up this weekend, Aug. 16 and 17, and participants can expect a lot more mud this year. Not only will this year’s Muds to Suds race feature two days of messy fun, it ...

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ONGOING Clock exhibit The Lynden Pioneer Museum hosts an exhibit on historic clockworks from the West Coast Clock and Watch Museum through Sept. 15. Several dozen timepieces from the 1700s through the ...
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Keep on spinning (wool)

LYNDEN — Stop by the Wool Show section of the livestock barns at the fair and you might catch a glimpse of an ancient art being performed. Multiple spinning wheels are set up, just out of the sun, and ...
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Couple ties knot at fair

LYNDEN -— They had always enjoyed going to the first day of the Northwest Washington Fair, so they decided to get married on it. Keith Beard and Evelyn LeHew tied the knot Monday morning within a garter’s ...
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Fair heats up and then waters down

LYNDEN — Day One of the Northwest Washington Fair proves easy to describe. Almost every one of the 28,767 attendees saw it the same way, summed up best by Jim Baron, fair manager: “It was hot.” “It ...
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New water plant meeting milestones

LYNDEN — With much of the inner workings of Lynden’s new water treatment plant going on below ground, the roughly one-year mark until completion offered a quality time for an update on — and a look ...
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3D printer comes to Lynden Library

LYNDEN -— Whether you call it a 3D printer or a “makerspace” device, consider it innovative technology finding a home at the Lynden Library. The MakerBot Replicator 2 desktop 3D printer is on hand ...
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Fair kicks off amidst heat of Monday

Supporters of the Northwest Washington Fair knew they had a hot product when the fair opened on Monday, Aug. 11. They just didn’t know it was going to be that hot. As the fair opened on Monday, highlighted ...