Rep. Vince Buys talks on his cell phone regarding a possible Donald Trump visit to the Lynden fairgrounds on Saturday. It was still being confirmed at 6 p.m. Thursday. (Lynden Tribune/Cal Bratt)

Donald Trump to visit Lynden on Saturday

Rep. Vince Buys talks on his cell phone regarding a possible Donald Trump visit to the Lynden fairgrounds on Saturday. It was still being confirmed at 6 p.m. Thursday. (Lynden Tribune/Cal Bratt) Update ...

66 lots to go where Hi Hoe was

North Prairie plat in phase 6; grass names continue LYNDEN ­— It’s the North Prairie development, so perhaps the names of streets should be of prairie grasses. The Lynden City Council on Monday approved ...

Waples Building design wins architect’s award

State historic preservation awards ceremony will be May 17 in Olympia LYNDEN ­— Turning the burnt-out shell of the former Lynden Department Store into today’s Waples Mercantile Building has won the ...
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Ebenezer archers headed to Louisville for nationals

Practice is happening now. (Courtesy photo) Four 8th graders head to Louisville LYNDEN ­— Four young archers, all eighth graders at Ebenezer Christian School, will be in national competition in Louisville, ...

Lynden top 25 in America’s Main Streets

$25,000 is top prize from online voting contest running now LYNDEN ­— Online voting has put Lynden into the top 25 out of 253 town entries in the America’s Main Streets contest. A new round of voting ...
A city flag of sorts, made by Hats Off and using what has been a Lynden image, was shown to the City Council last week. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

City Council roundup: One house to be moved, other in question

A city flag of sorts, made by Hats Off and using what has been a Lynden image, was shown to the City Council last week. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune) Ambitious goals set for trails, road upgrades and Pepin ...
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Recycling keeps going strong at LC

More men on cardboard duty could be used LYNDEN ­— On Earth Day last Friday, the guys of the LCS cardboard recycling crew were just doing their thing, as usual. In all, about 45 men work their shifts ...
Crush is of Environmental Canine Services, which started in Michigan and is now nationwide. (Courtesy photo)

Sewage-sniffing dog to show skills Thursday in Lynden

Crush is of Environmental Canine Services, which started in Michigan and is now nationwide. (Courtesy photo) WHATCOM ­— Crush the sewage-sniffing dog is putting her nose to work locally. This week Thursday ...

New county district map approved, critiqued

‘Farmland’ district includes Lynden, Everson, Nooksack, Sumas WHATCOM ­— A new five-district voting map has been approved for the county, but the feeling about it is certainly not all agreeable. On ...
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Prepping a world record shortcake for Lynden

Ten feet of strawberry shortcake was a test on Friday. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune) Volunteers will be needed to make Lynden’s world-record concoction on June 4 LYNDEN ­— A trial run was successful. ...