Food & Farm Finder guide released as 2013 Bellingham Farmers Market opens Saturday

WHATCOM — Sustainable Connections has released its free 2013 Whatcom Food & Farm Finder, the region’s comprehensive guide and map to local food and agriculture just as the Bellingham Farmers Market ...

Port envisions new airport Holiday Inn hotel

BELLINGHAM — Travelers could enjoy a full-service hotel at the Bellingham International Airport if a hotel development plan by the Port of Bellingham is approved and moves forward. “We recognize that ...

Ericksen calls Inslee tax proposals ‘just plain wrong’

OLYMPIA — Sen. Doug Ericksen, GOP-Ferndale, on March 28 criticized Gov. Jay Inslee’s proposal for new taxes totaling $1.4 billion in the next two years, including tax increases on businesses, oil refineries, ...
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Jill Toronchuk – Adam Dickson engagement

Jill Louise Toronchuk of Lynden and Adam Jerome Dickson of Bellingham announce their engagement and plans for an April 20, 2013 wedding at Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Lynden. Jill is a daughter ...
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Rhoda Van CorBach – 90th birthday

The family of Rhoda Van Corbach cordially invites you to celebrate the 90th birthday of their dear mother on either Saturday, April 6, at an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. at Meadow Greens, 301 Homestead ...
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Virginia Creekman – 90th birthday

Virginia Creekman will be spending her 90th birthday with her Lynden family (Laura Creekman and husband, Don McQuarrie), who will be joined by Todd Creekman (Navy retired) and his wife Debbie, who currently ...
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Donna Moldenhauer – 90th birthday

Donna Moldenhauer is celebrating her 90th birthday with an open house for friends and family at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 7, at her daughter Becky’s home, 1851 W. 75th Lane, Ferndale. Her children Janet, ...
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Dena Boersema-Wichers – 80th birthday

Dena (Huizenga) Boersema-Wichers of Arlington was born in Chicago on April 9, 1933, and is celebrating her 80th birthday. Her children have planned an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 6, ...

Births – published April 3

MACY RAE FABER Ranelle and Raymond Faber of Lynden welcomed a daughter, Macy Rae, on March 23, 2013, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and joins brother ...

LHS alumni reunion planners looking for photos of two old country schools

LYNDEN ­— The committee planning this summer’s Lynden High School alumni reunion is looking for photos of two of the many country schools that were absorbed into the Lynden School District decades ...