Letters to the editor – Dec. 5

‘Nutcracker’ a wonderful event for Lydnen A wonderful event is coming to Lynden. Northwest Ballet Theater is performing “The Nutcracker” in Lynden Christian High School’s auditorium Dec. 7-8. ...
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Stephanie Thiessen – Tyler Wiebe wedding

Stephanie Thiessen and Tyler Wiebe were united in marriage on Aug. 17, 2012, at First Reformed Church in Lynden, with Pastor Ryan Bajema officiating. A reception followed at the Homestead Golf and Country ...
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Gail Handy – Logan Bost wedding

Gail Handy and Logan Bost were united in marriage on Oct. 9, 2012, at the Glen Echo Community Center, with Daniel Bost officiating. A reception followed. The bride is a daughter of Lee and Lois Handy of ...
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Max Burton birthday

 is celebrating his 90th birthday and his family has planned an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 9, at the American Legion Hall in Ferndale, 5537 2nd Ave. [{more}} He was born in Sumas on Dec. ...

Births – Dec. 5

MAXWELL CHARLES ELVIG Charel and Dan Elvig of Mount Vernon welcomed their first child, a son, Maxwell Charles, on Nov. 13, 2012, at Skagit Valley Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces. Grandparents ...

James Scholten

James Gerald Scholten, 80, of Inwood, Iowa, died on Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, at Fellowship Village in Inwood. Funeral services were held on Nov. 21 at Inwood Christian Reformed Church in Inwood with burial ...

Gloria Alexander

Gloria Jean Alexander passed away on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, in Bellingham. She was 69, born on May 8, 1943, in Monterey, Calif., to Morris and Frances (Kagle) Ricks. Jean lived in Crescent City, Calif., ...

Harrison Buford

Harrison Thomas Buford, age 50, of Kansas City, Mo., passed away peacefully at the University of Kansas Medical Center on Nov. 27, 2012, where he had fought like a warrior during an extended hospital stay. ...

Wayne Trefethen

Wayne Warren Trefethen, 91, of Everson, formerly of Sumas, owner of the Yankee Trader, went home to his Heavenly Father to join his wife, Rose, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2012. Funeral services will be held on ...