Craft and antique show Oct. 17-19

LYNDEN ­— The Fall Craft and Antique Extravaganza returns to the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds Expo Building Oct. 17-19. This is the 24th year of the high-quality homegrown show of partners Judy ...
Screen Shot 2013-10-09 at 7.16.51 AM

John and Anthonia Tjoelker – 60th anniversary

John and Anthonia Tjoelker of Lynden are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. Friends and family are invited to an open house hosted by their children from 11 a.m to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19, ...
Screen Shot 2013-10-09 at 7.16.48 AM

Viola Silves – 90th birthday

Thank you for celebrating with us the 90th birthday of Viola Silves, our Mother, Grandma, Great-Grandma, and Friend…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? Login or Subscribe ...
Screen Shot 2013-10-09 at 7.15.57 AM

Searching for the perfect pumpkin

Stoney Ridge Farm on Van Dyk Road is loaded right now with pumpkins, as well as gourds and lots of apples for the choosing of customers. Many school and preschool groups are also visiting the farm in October. ...
Screen Shot 2013-10-09 at 7.15.08 AM

Evert Scholten – 90th birthday

Evert J. Scholten is celebrating his 90th birthday. This past June, he took a trip with his children to Branson, Mo., and a family dinner is planned on his birthday. On Sunday, Oct. 13, cake will be provided ...

Births – published Oct. 9

Caleb Henderick Kooiman Kristin and Sam Kooiman of Lynden welcomed their third son, Caleb Henderick, on Sept. 26, 2013, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 9 pounds, 8 ounces, ...
Screen Shot 2013-10-09 at 7.13.12 AM

More struggles for Baker

BELLINGHAM — In a season that has been filled with mostly disappointing results, the Mount Baker girls’ soccer team continues to fight. The team is in second-to-last place of the Northwest Conference ...
Screen Shot 2013-10-09 at 7.11.25 AM

Back on the winning road

NOOKSACK — Entering last week, the Lynden volleyball players found themselves in an unfamiliar spot. They were 0-5 on the season and at the very bottom of the league standings. Among 2A squads, they ...
Screen Shot 2013-10-09 at 7.10.01 AM

Mistakes costly for Pioneers

NOOKSACK — Battles on the gridiron are often won or lost in the trenches. That was something Nooksack Valley coach Robb Myhre understood heading into Friday’s tilt with 1A power Mount Baker. The Pioneers ...

A homecoming to remember

WHATCOM — With the house packed and the Friday night lights shining, Lynden let the rest of the 2A classification know they’re the real deal. The Lions knocked off Sehome 45-7 in the annual homecoming ...