Scarecrow winners chosen

LYNDEN — It was a photo finish in the citywide Lynden Scarecrow Contest, resulting in the Lynden Library being declared the winner and the Northwest Washington Fair a close second. In third place was ...

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ONGOING War photos The Lynden Pioneer Museum, 217 Front St., hosts the photography of Reece Lodder, Marine combat correspondent from Everson. The exhibit runs through Oct. 30 and provides a view into the ...
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Grennell leaving after 14 years

LYNDEN ­— Fourteen and a half years have brought a lot of change for the organization under Jim Grennell’s watch. From primarily a food bank in crowded space on Third Street, the Christian Hope Association ...
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City to host guided tours of new water plant

As Mayor Scott Korthuis spoke at Friday’s dedication of the new Lynden water treatment plant, he was flanked by his father, Bart, and son Matt holding grandson Jonathan. It was to highlight that the ...

Groen pleads guilty

SEATTLE ­— Four years ago, border-dwelling Lynden resident Wayne Groen fought federal charges against him to a jury trial, losing one count and winning one count. This time, he has pleaded guilty to ...

Football roundup: Meridian’s Ames earns 300th career victory

Meridian 41, Lynden Christian 18 LAUREL — Meridian senior running back Nick Dritsas rushed for five touchdowns and head coach Bob Ames earned his 300th career victory as the Trojans celebrated homecoming ...

Lynden’s defense shuts down Ferndale for resounding rivalry win

FERNDALE — A year ago, Ferndale celebrated on Lynden’s home turf after riding its Wing-T rushing attack to a 37-35 upset victory that snapped the top-ranked Lions’ 33 game-winning streak and ended ...

Lynden girls’ soccer clinches first-ever district berth

LYNDEN — For the first time in program history, the Lynden girls’ soccer team is postseason-bound. Sierra Smith scored a pair of goals to lead the Lions to a 3-0 win over Bellingham on Thursday that ...
West My Friend, coming from Vancouver Island, helps to give the 2015 Lynden Music Festival its “island” aura. This group performs twice Saturday, Oct. 17 — at the Lynden Pioneer Museum at 2 p.m. and Steakhouse 9 at 8 p.m. (Courtesy photo)

Music fills our town

West My Friend, coming from Vancouver Island, helps to give the 2015 Lynden Music Festival its “island” aura. This group performs twice Saturday, Oct. 17 — at the Lynden Pioneer Museum at 2 p.m. ...
Preferred Freezer built its 330,000-square-foot facility in Lynden in a hurry, opening last month in plenty of time to receive a crush of Canadian cranberries. Global cranberry producer Ocean Spray will nearly fill the state-of-the-art freezer facility with multiple truckloads of berries now coming in daily. Located on West Main Street, the giant facility has climate-controlled loading docks to reduce product loss. Automated lifts and lights help forklift drivers access trucks easily, while automatic doors into the four freezers save time and reduce cold loss. (Tim Newcomb/Lynden Tribune)

How to freeze an Ocean Spray cranberry

Preferred Freezer built its 330,000-square-foot facility in Lynden in a hurry, opening last month in plenty of time to receive a crush of Canadian cranberries. Global cranberry producer Ocean Spray will ...