Thomas Green

Thomas D. Green passed away peacefully at the age of 75 on Sept. 1, 2013, with his daughters Moira Green and Deirdre Green and his wife of 52 years, Louise, at his side. He never regained consciousness ...

Vicki Johnson

On Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013, Vicki Marie Johnson received her heavenly reward after a prolonged battle with Alzheimer’s disease. “Absent from the body, present with the Lord.” Vicki was born to Neil ...

Frans DeKubber

Frans J. DeKubber was born on Sept. 26, 1938, in Ferndale and passed away Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, at age 74, surrounded by his family at Hospice House due to complications from cancer. He was born to ...

John Gabrielse

John Steven Gabrielse of Lynden, age 91, went to his eternal home late Friday night, Sept. 6, 2013. At the time, his son Tim and his son-in-law Jim Kramer were with him. John was born on March 20, 1922, ...

Zachary Bouchard

Zachary Michael Bouchard was born in Bellingham on Jan. 11, 1990, and passed away on Aug. 27, 2013, at his home in Lynden. Zach graduated from Ferndale High School and Bellingham Technical College. Zach ...

Lynn Holmes

Lynn H. Holmes passed away on Sept. 6, 2013, in Whatcom Hospice House in Bellingham, after a long, hard struggle with cancer. Lynn was born in Penn Yan, N.Y., on June 27, 1937, to J. Frank and Vera Holmes. ...
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Sumas, with B.C. leadership, keeps up 9/11 ceremony

SUMAS ­— American Legion Post 212 does not have enough people to provide a color guard, but a memorial ceremony is expected to take place today at 10 a.m. anyway at the Sumas 9/11 monument at the border. ...

Democrats, Republicans scuffle over Cherry Point’s long-term uses

WHATCOM ­— The Democratic and Republican parties locally are waging a verbal skirmish over industrial development at Cherry Point. It started with a resolution passed in July by the county Democrats’ ...
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Large elk spotted west of Lynden

From Weidkamp Road to Burk Road, residents west of Lynden were spotting a stray 4×5 elk meandering through the fields. (Photo courtesy of Barb Tjoelker)  … This content is for subscribers ...
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Museum receives old cemetery photo

LYNDEN — The Lynden Pioneer Museum has received its oldest photo of the Lynden Cemetery yet. The photo, which shows a man with six children at a grave, is from just after the turn of the century, said ...