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‘Moochanical Moochine’ up for award

WHATCOM — A young local artist is one of nine national finalists in the Lucerne Art of Dairy online voting contest going on now through May 17. If Rachel Roberts’ “The Moochanical Moochine” design ...

Lynden trail money included in Senate budget package

OLYMPIA — The transportation budget plan approved unanimously Friday by the state Senate includes a $477,000 appropriation for a project to extend the Jim Kaemingk Sr. trail near Fisher Elementary School ...
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1 millionth tree planted a celebration in Acme

ACME ­— Cooperation between various groups was celebrated at the planting of the 1 millionth Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program tree in Whatcom County Saturday. Among thousands of young trees ...

Peoples Bank announces changes

WHATCOM — Peoples Bank has announced changes in the senior management of the Bellingham-based bank. Charles LeCocq has been promoted to chairman of the board and will continue as chief executive officer ...

Lynden woman wins second car

LYNDEN — As anyone in business or sports will tell you, it’s often harder to stay at a high level than to reach it. But Stephanie Meester hasn’t just maintained her excellence as an independent Tupperware ...

Bornstein Seafoods gives $100,000 for new BTC building

BELLINGHAM — Bornstein Seafoods Inc. has donated $100,000 to Bellingham Technical College’s campaign to build its new Fisheries and Aquaculture Sciences program structure at Maritime Heritage Park, ...
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Jennie DeGroot

Lifetime Lynden resident Jennie DeGroot, age 86, went to be with her Heavenly Father at her home on Wednesday, April 17, 2013. Born on July 18, 1926, Jennie was a daughter of Bert and Lena (VanWeerthuizen) ...
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Rebecca Spencer

Rebecca J. Spencer died on April 17, 2013, in Lynden Manor, where she had lived the last five years. She was well cared for and loved by all the caregivers in the special care unit. Her family is very ...
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Jake Tiemersma Jr.

Everson resident Jake Tiemersma Jr. went home to his Lord and Savior on Thursday, April 18, 2013, at the age of 79. Born on Aug. 2, 1933, in the Netherlands to Jacob and Pearl (Bajema) Tiemersma, he came ...

George Coglianese

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