Welcome to Lind!
Don't be afraid to stand for what you believe in... even if
that means standing alone
GO FIGHT WIN, LADY BRONCOS!
Get out and support your high school teams!
These kids represent our
communities, and they
LRS girls are in the final 16 and to earn a spot in
the final 8 and to play at the Spokane arena
they have to play Napa Vine on Saturday, 2:00 pm at Tumwater...and of
Support these girls! They are a great group of kids and have
worked hard to get to this place.
ARE UNDERWAY FOR THE 2015 DERBY!
Note: Derby tickets are now available through Brown Paper Tickets!
To purchase tickets for the derby, click on the following:
Computers, IPads, Etc.
For Mobile devices
Campsite is FULL!
$50 for RV Parking
NOTE: The RV
Park is already 100% full
for the 28th Combine Demolition Derby!
Get your name on
a waiting list!
Contact Tim Smith
509-677-3402 or email @
Q & A
Click below for
photos from 2014 derby, the 2015 Schedule of Events & the link to weekend Contacts
check the entire web site, & follow the Journal Times for
For more information, visit the Q & A page
Lind is home to the famous Combine Demolition Derby.
the link below and visit each event and activity from the derby
extravaganza weekend, 2014. Most of the combine
action photos were taken by Stephen McFadden. Katelin Davidson,
Ritzville Journal Times, shared many of her weekend photos as well.
You can order photographs through either Stephen or the Ritzville
To order photographs, contact
either Stephen or the Journal.
2014 Derby Photos
are complete. Please email me if you find
errors in spelling or information!
TOWN OF LIND
Mayor, Jamie Schmunk
The Town Council meets the 2nd and 4th
Tuesday of each month at
7:00 P.M. at the City Hall
This is YOUR town
& your right to find out all things associated with your community
government & what's happening in Lind!
Be a voice! Ask questions! Attend the meetings, get acquainted with
New to Lind? Call for information on services available or visit
116 1/2 W. 2nd
PO Box F
Lind, WA 99341
LIND CHAMBER OF
President, PJ Jacobson
VP Bev Lomax
Secretary, Connie Field
Treasurer, Sharon Reeve
The Lind Chamber meets the
1st Monday of every month.
Note: If a meeting night falls on a holiday, the chamber will
the following week.
Meetings, are at 6:30 P.M. at the Lions Den
It is the goal of the Chamber to encourage and
The chamber is open to all suggestions and hope to accomplish
community, Lions Club, and the Town of Lind's
This is YOUR town! Get involved and help Lind's
growth and survival!
About the Lind Chamber of Commerce:
LIND LIONS CLUB
President, Tyran Doyle
The Lind Lions Club meets the 1st and
3rd Wednesday of each month, 7:00 P.M., taking a summer break after
the June's activities. They
resume regular meetings in September.
They are always looking for
extra help, so get involved and help them to promote the Lind
Lions are making plans & scheduling work nights at the arena in
preparation for the upcoming derby plus continuing their regular
responsibilities and completing projects. They are adding fencing to
the end of the City Park.
Note that they are now
selling Brown Paper Tickets for the upcoming derby weekend. See
other links for these tickets throughout the web site.
Their major event is the
sponsorship of the annual Combine Demolition Derby™ and they always
appreciate help from
community members. Attend some of their meetings and enjoy a great
meal with the members. Listen to their ideas, then plan to join them
and help implement their plans. You don't have to live in Lind to
become a Lions Club member. Get involved!
Be a part of this great group of guys.
Be sure and check out the
following link to be informed on the many clubs activities.
About the Lind Lions Club:
117 North "I" Street
PO Box 345
Lind, WA 99341-0345
Phone: (509) 677-3620
Senior Meals are served at noon at the Lind Senior Center,
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, & Friday.
Call the Senior Center by 9:30 if you plan to join them.
If you are unable to join them, you can order a meal to
be delivered to your front door! For home delivery, call the center
by 9:30 am.
Prices are $4.00 per meal!
PROUD OF THE BRONCOS! PROUD OF THE BULLDOGS!
The following links contain information & photos of a few of the
many activities enjoyed in the Lind Community. Be patient as it
takes a while for the pictures to load!
2014 Santa and
Christmas Parade Photos
...and while you're viewing the pictures, put on your
thinking cap and plan to design and enter your
float in 2015 Christmas Parade.
Information above! The only 'rule' is that
your entry must have lights. Takes a lot of
planning and commitment to participate. Be a part of the
community. It's a fun time for everyone. GET INVOLVED!
Prizes awarded to all who enter!
honoring the local farmers, their history and the
HOW MANY OF YOU REMEMBER MT. ST. HELENS AND THE DAY HER
FURY BURIED US IN ASH?
Click here for a refresher course!
Mt. St. Helens
For a fun read, click
the Rainbow. Local
citizens provided us
Obituaries will be posted for one
posted Jan 28, 2015
Bob Williams posted January 28, 2015
posted January 8, 2015
Sandra S. Wallace
posted February 2, 2015
LaVerne E. Kautz
posted February 18, 2015
posted February 23, 2015
posted February 23, 2015
IS LIND LOCATED?
Other Stories of Interest
A Trip back in Time ~ page 1
For more old time photographs visit
Adams County Historical Society
Avenue of Flags
Sagebrush to Satellite
The Skies Over Lind
You think you're favorite
newspaper is full of interesting, thought provoking articles? Well read
the ones taken from past Lind newspapers, most from the early 1900's.
Check it out...MORE Historic FACTS
from the 1988 Centennial Calendar
The following news items were gathered (through micro-film) from past Lind
As a Centennial project, Karla Fowles & Carol Kelly made & designed
the Centennial Calendar to honor Lind's growth. The information was
help from historian, Georgia Hays, who directed the journey of
Lind's past, in the Adams County
Historical Society building in Lind, WA. The project was completed
in time to honor
Lind's first 100 years.
Joe and Georgia Hays
(sent newsletters to over 145 servicemen during WWII)
A local citizen took his departure to enter
the Northern Indiana College of Pharmacy to be converted into a pill
and posder constructor. It will take him at least a year to complete
his course in college.
A "lady" of exceedingly easy virtue and a
"gentleman friend" with an inordinate supply of immaculate gall
struck town one day last week. They pitched a tent up in the east
end of town and hung out a red light. There was a kick made and the
Deputy Sheriff gave them a pretty straight tip to the effect that
Lind was a good town to get out of. They got.
One day this week a fellow had the cast iron
nerve to steal a hat belonging to our police judge. He was captured
by an officer and it's presumed he will be duly executed.
"The showers that fell this week have broadened
the smiles of the Lind farmers by several inches. The rain last
Sunday and Monday soaked the ground up considerable and will go a
long way to help the wheat crop mature. Some of the early wheats are
already beginning to head out."
"Well, well, well; We beat Ritzville all to -------well, well well.
Last Sunday the Ritzville nine and the Lind team met on the local
diamond and Ritzville's hide is hanging over our back yeard fence.
The local team won and the Lind is "it" with a big T---baseballistically
speaking. It was a snappy little scrappy little game from start to
finish and the fans had continuous earsplitting 'rooting' that would
strain most anything but leather lungs!!!"
undisclosed name had the piles. Doctors and dollars could do him no
everlasting good. DeWitt's Witch Hazel Salve cured him and
permanently. Invaluable for cuts, burns, bruises, sprains, eczema,
tetter, and other skin diseases. Look for the name DeWitt on the
package. All others are worthless, counterfeits. Sold at your local
We've had a variegated assortment of cuss-provoking, weather this
week. Some snow, some blow, and some great big gobs of cold!!!
beat it? Snow, dust, rain, and sunshine---all within an hour. Some
country without a doubt.
Other Community Links
May ~ Ritzville Alumni Banquet
3rd weekend in September
2015 ~ Ritzville Classic Car Show
June 12, 13, 14 ~ Lind's 2015 Derby Extravaganza Weekend
June, 2015 ~ Washtucna's Classic Auto Show
Labor Day Weekend, 2015 ~ Ritzville's Wheat Land Communities Fair
Visit the Lind's Weekend Page
If you wish to add your activity to this page, please email me