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The 2022 session of the Washington State Legislature opened Jan. 10 with legislators saying they want to help strengthen economic well-being, manage COVID-19 risks, provide help with childcare, housing, and mental health support and mitigate the effects of climate change.

EVERSON — A 20-year-old Everson man has been charged with the murder of his mother's former husband.At 11:40 p.m. Thursday. Everson Police were dispatched to the 600 block of Pioneer Court for an assault with a weapon.Everson Police Chief Dan MacPhee told the Lynden Tribune on Friday that "a…

Newest numbers: The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) reported a total of 805,459 confirmed cases as of 11:59 p.m. on Jan. 5. There have been 9,974 COVID-19 deaths in Washington.

WHATCOM — Mike Kent, 23-year realtor with Windemere Real Estate and owner of Kent Marketing, has been heard Saturday mornings on KGMI for Radio Real Estate for 21 years. The station also archives past shows to see changes in the local real estate market. 

BELLINGHAM — On Dec. 29, Washington Sen. Doug Ericksen was laid to rest following a funeral at Christ the King Church in Bellingham.

LYNDEN — Once in 1941, and then again in 1958, Lynden residents experienced record-breaking high temperatures of 102 degrees.

CORRECTION: In the original story, we reported that as a child, Doug Davis' family lost its Sumas home near the Johnson Creek during flooding. This is not correct. Davis explained that his family "left because we got flooded," but that "a number of years later it was flooded (again) and dest…

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