Western clothing store opens on Guide north of Pole Road

LYNDEN — Cattlelac Cowgirl, a clothing store with a western twist, has opened at 6934 Guide Meridian Rd. north of Pole Road. Owner and consultant Shelly Crabtree said she is a “cowgirl who saw the ...

Ugandan Orphans’ Choir performing at several venues

WHATCOM ­— The Ugandan Orphans’ Choir will be in the area next week for several scheduled performances. This is the schedule: April 7 at Bellingham’s Northwest Baptist Church, April 10 at Grace ...

Letters to the editor – published April 3

County council shows support of conservation The vote to support reconveyance of 8,844 acres of land on both the east and west sides of Lake Whatcom to our county shows a real concern for the preservation ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, April 3 • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m. Thursday, April 4 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, ...
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Putting the ball on the bat

NOOKSACK VALLEY — When Nooksack Valley baseball coach Scott Gelwicks accepted the position to take over the Pioneers this season, he knew he wouldn’t have an easy task in rebuilding the program. He ...
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WWU ends seasons to remember

SAN ANTONIO — The Western Washington University women saw their memorable season come to an end last week, losing 66-54 to Ashland University. The girls won 29 games this season, which was one win short ...
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Prepping for Pac-12

PULLMAN — Standing at 6-5 and 280 pounds, Nooksack Valley football alum B.J. Salmonson is a physical specimen. He towers over people with his large frame, and his dominance in the Northwest Conference ...

Tom Bajema

Tom Bajema, age 76, passed away peacefully with family by his side on Friday, March 22, 2013. Tom was born on Aug. 21, 1936, in Grand Rapids, Mich., to John and Nellie (VanEenennaam) Bajema. At the age ...

George Coglianese

George G. Coglianese, 72 years old, father, husband, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend of all, passed away on March 13, 2013. Memorial services will be held on May 4 at 1 p.m. in the American Legion ...

Court Docket

Lynden Municipal Court was held on March 27, 2013, and the following people were found guilty: Giovanni Aragon Pena, 22, of Lynden, making a false statement to a public servant. Jarrid Gharet, 26, of Yakima, ...