Birth — Sadey Jean Nelson

Amber and Stefan Nelson of Everson welcomed a daughter, Sadey Jean, on May 24, 2016, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. She weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces. Grandparents are Shelley Duke ...

Birth — Levi Holden Sandbulte

Jill and Josh Sandbulte of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, welcomed a son, Levi Holden, on May 6, 2016, at Sanford Health Hospital in Sioux Falls. He weighed 4 pounds, 11 ounces. Grandparents are Cal and Melinda ...

Letters to the Editor — June 8, 2016

How to handle a flag with respect   In recent years there has been a resurgence of patriotic pride. The U.S. flag can be seen flying everywhere as a symbol of unity, to remember the men and women serving ...
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Photos: 2016 Lynden Farmers Day Parade

Tractors, trucks and agricultural equipment were plenty strong again in the 2016 version of Lynden’s Farmers Day Parade. These were other aspects: Whatcom Democrats featured James and Vanessa Rose as ...
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Lynden wins $25,000 top prize in nationwide Main Street Contest

Lynden strongly beats out 24 cities in online voting By Calvin Bratt editor@lyndentribune.com   LYNDEN ­— “We did it!” was the news in downtown ...
Ice cream is scooped out onto the 1,250-foot-long strawberry shortcake in downtown Lynden Saturday, as a post-parade crowd awaits the chance to get servings. Everything was done to try to get the big volunteer effort on the city’s 125th anniversary counted as a new Guinness World Record, says the Chamber of Commerce. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Not-so-short-cake

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Top of their class

17 high school valedictorians talk of goals, memories By Brooke Hanson for the Lynden Tribune   WHATCOM ­— Seventeen high school seniors will receive their diplomas in the coming days as valedictorians ...

News briefs — June 8, 2016

Faith Reformed pastor to begin service Sunday   LYNDEN — Marcus C. Roskamp will be installed as the new lead pastor at Faith Reformed Church at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, June 12. The community is invited ...

Dean Munkres

  Dean Ellis Munkres, age 73, of Lynden, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, May 28, 2016 after a long battle with cancer. He was born Nov. 16, 1942 in Bellingham to Wayne and Jensine ...

Everett Boraker

  Everett L. Boraker arrived in Ferndale, Washington, to Jewell E. Boraker and Dema (Holeman) Boraker on Dec. 10, 1933, and he went to be with his Lord on Saturday, June 4, 2016.   Everett is survived ...