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Stan and Karen Larson – 50th anniversary

Stan and Karen Larson of Bellingham are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married in Bothell on June 29, 1963, and are the founders of Northland Diesel Service Inc., in Bellingham. ...
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Stuart and Carole Petersen – 50th anniversary

Stuart and Carole Petersen of Lynden are celebrating their 50th wedding annniversary. They were married in Issaquah on June 29, 1963. Stuart is retired from Puget Sound Energy and Carole is retired from ...
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Jack Ball – 80th birthday

Jack Ball of Bellingham is celebrating his 80th birthday with an open house planned by all his children. If you know him or worked with him, he would love to see you! Come and celebrate with him from 1 ...
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Stuffing full a ministry for kids

LYNDEN — Helping others can be a powerful feeling and Bellingham resident Lisa Stewart takes that to heart. Stewart is the founder of a local nonprofit, Gifts for the Heart International, which focuses ...

Highway to Artist Point now open

MOUNT BAKER – Ahead of what promises to be a busy weekend on Mount Baker, the last 2.7 miles of scenic Mount Baker Highway was cleared of snow and opened on Monday morning, giving vehicles access to ...

LC alum named a WWU outstanding graduate

BELLINGHAM — Western Washington University has announced its 2012-13 outstanding graduates, and Lynden Christian graduate Kristi Gross was on the list read at the university’s commencement ceremony ...

Two Lynden-based reps differ in vote

OLYMPIA — The Washington State Legislature found a compromise over the weekend, allowing Gov. Jay Inslee to sign a $33.6 billion two-year budget on Sunday, averting any type of state government shutdown. ...

Green Barn adds smoothies, deli coming

LYNDEN — The Green Barn has already added smoothies, milkshakes and espresso coffee to its Birch Bay-Lynden Road retail store and will offer a full deli section, with sandwiches, sometime in mid-July. ...

WCC, WWU team up to create new computer/info services degree

BELLINGHAM — The rise of cyber-attacks coupled with a shortage of trained cybersecurity professionals is creating serious consequences for individuals, corporations and government agencies seeking to ...

County installing freeze indicators on roads

WHATCOM — The Whatcom County Public Works Department’s Rural Road Safety Program’s first phase includes guardrail and freeze indicator installation through July 12 at locations throughout north Whatcom ...