Public meetings

Thursday, May 2 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, Lynden Police Department, 203 19th St., 4 p.m. • Lynden Regional Parks and Recreation District, southeast conference room, City Hall Annex, ...
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A sky-high treehouse

LYNDEN — Nate Korthuis has always wanted a treehouse. So he built a fancy version in Lynden. Fifty-six feet off the ground and with views of the Salish Sea islands. Not surprisingly, Korthuis’ project ...

News roundup

CPR/first aid taught every other month at City Hall Annex LYNDEN ­— Six times per year on alternating months, the Lynden Fire Department conducts an evening CPR/first aid class at the City Hall Annex, ...

Jason Crabtree

Jason Michael Crabtree was born on Oct. 19, 1978, the first child of Delvin and Pam (Williams) Crabtree. He died on April 26, 2013. Jason grew up on the family dairy farm working alongside his parents. ...

Henrietta Olin

Henrietta J. “Heinnie” Olin, age 90, of Lynden, was taken to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, in the Christian Health Care Center on Monday, April 22, 2013. A daughter of Peter and Martha ...

Joan Rothman

Joan Hill Rothman, nee Lazarus, age 95, of Lynden, died peacefully on April 18, 2013, in the Christian Health Care Center. She was born on Dec. 17, 1917, in Chicago to William Lazarus and Fannie Shachter. ...

Lynden school board weighs in on facilities

LYNDEN — The Lynden School Board has found itself between a rock and a hard place. The rock consists of two unsafe and outdated schools in desperate need of replacement. The proverbial hard place is ...
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Boat inspections for Whatcom, Samish

WHATCOM ­— The County Council went along with what the Bellingham City Council had already done and approved boat inspections, with fees, to begin already last week at Lake Whatcom and Lake Samish. ...
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Deanna Rouse – Jonathan Fritz engagement

Deanna Marlene Rouse of Lynden and Jonathan Michael Fritz of Federal Way, Wash., announce their engagement and plans for a June 23, 2013 wedding at Evergreen Gardens of Ferndale. Deanna is a daughter of ...
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Mandi Vanderhage – Eric Wilt engagement

Mandi Faye Vanderhage and Eric Franklin Wilt, both of Salem, Ore., announce their engagement and plans for a Sept. 14, 2013 wedding in Everson. Mandi is a daughter of Cheryl and Jim Lankhaar and Rick and ...