A contested field of candidates

Van Werven, Buys each face three primary challengers WHATCOM ­— Each of the incumbent 42nd District state representatives will have three challengers in the Aug. 2 primary election. Luanne Van Werven, ...
The planned Judson statue.

Judson statue revived

The planned Judson statue. Fundraising is happening; location changed to Seventh/Front corner LYNDEN ­— The Judson statue project is alive and progressing, after all, although with a new spot in mind. In ...

State audit raises Everson issues

Main issue is accounting of shared costs; mayor says City uses employees across departments EVERSON ­— The state’s accountability audit of Everson for years 2014 and 2015 raises questions about the ...
Jim and Denyce Jennings, third and fourth from right, sit among new-found friends in Lynden. A brief anonymous encounter with the other couples two years ago set the Jennings on a course to Lynden. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

Crossing paths from Duluth to Lynden

Jim and Denyce Jennings, third and fourth from right, sit among new-found friends in Lynden. A brief anonymous encounter with the other couples two years ago set the Jennings on a course to Lynden. (Calvin ...

Trump security costs may total $250,000

But mutual-aid means agencies contribute to help each other LYNDEN ­— The total security costs of having Donald Trump here May 7 could be around $250,000, Lynden Police assistant chief John Billester ...

Lynden hosting razz industry

At downtown venues next week LYNDEN ­— Downtown will host meetings of the National Processed Raspberry Council next week. On Monday and Tuesday, committees will mostly be in the conference space of ...
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Ex-Lyndenite to read new novel in Bellingham May 25

BELLINGHAM ­— Ashley Sweeney, formerly of Lynden, reads from her new historical novel “Eliza Waite” at Village Books in Fairhaven at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 25. It is the story of a woman, after ...
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A Cinco de Mayo celebration

The Jansen Art Center entertainment on Thursday, May 5, should, of course, be something Cinco de Mayo. It was Bertha Reta, of Ferndale, doing the honors, bringing a troupe of girls in colorful costume ...
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Donald Trump fires up Lynden

GOP presidential candidate speaks to 5,000 at fair grandstand rally Saturday LYNDEN — Donald Trump fired up a crowd filling the Northwest Washington Fair grandstand Saturday afternoon, as Lynden hosted ...
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 ...