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On the hunt for treasure in Whatcom

just love the hunt,” Parker said. “People say that I would detect a freeway if cars wouldn’t run over me. I just like looking.” Originally of Texas, Parker married his wife, ...

Whatcom County Council approves $150,000 study

County divided on Cherry Point issue By Ashley Hiruko ashley@lyndentribune.com WHATCOM — A proposed legal study into what limitations the County Council has to impede potential impacts ...

WTA proposes a north county cross route

It would be in test two years; discussion May 25 in Lynden Library WHATCOM — A new bus service route directly linking Nooksack, Everson, Lynden, Birch Bay Square and Ferndale is proposed ...

Eagleridge shines at Junior Ski to Sea

Boys take home third, coed team wins second By Ashley Hiruko ashley@lyndentribune.com BELLINGHAM — The students at Eagleridge Elementary School are walking away from this weekend ...

Eight roads in asphalt paving this week

WHATCOM — Eight roads are scheduled for contracted asphalt paving the week of May 22-26, with work possible from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., county Public Works reports. The roads are: Valleyview, ...

These are the candidates for elected office …

WHATCOM ­— Printed below is the slate of candidates that filed for local public office during the official filing period last week. Primary election day — for narrowing down races ...

Calendar – Week of May 24

ONGOING Cemetery tours Free tours of Lynden Cemetery highlighting local history happen at 1 p.m. every Saturday on the southeast corner of Front Stree and Guide Meridian Road. Also, ...

Trustees to tour site of a planned library at Birch Bay

BIRCH BAY — Trustees of the Whatcom County Library System will tour the site of a planned Vogt Birch Bay Community Library starting at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 25. All five board members ...

Bellingham Bay history cruises again offered in July and August

BELLINGHAM — The Whatcom Museum is again offering its popular summer history cruises along Bellingham Bay, now in its 34th year. This season, the museum is partnering with San Juan ...

College honors

AZUSA PACIFIC UNIV. AZUSA, California — Lynden resident Arissa Alvarez graduated from Azusa Pacific University with a bachelor’s degree in social work on May 6, one of approximately ...