Margaret DeWaard

Margaret (Likkel) DeWaard passed away peacefully at the Christian Health Care Center in Lynden the morning after Christmas. She was 90 years old. Margaret was born to William and Anna (VanderTuin) Likkel ...

Military News

Army Reserve Pvt. Elijah R. Andrews has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition ...

Caroline Huisingh

Caroline Dena Huisingh, of Lynden, passed away on Dec. 20, 2013, in the Christian Health Care Center from pneumonia and congestive heart failure. She was born to Henry and Martha Plagerman in Hull, N.D., ...

Betty Engler

Betty Engler went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. She was 90, born on June 26, 1923, in Lynden, to Cornelius and Sadie (Heeringa) Radder. Betty married Erwin Engler on Feb. 18, 1944, in ...
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Lyncs stumble late in tough loss

LYNDEN — Following a down-to-the-wire, nail-biting defeat, it can be tough for a coach and his players to think positively about what just happened. However, for the Lynden Christian boys, who had just ...

Phyllis Roder

Phyllis Roder, age 69, is at rest after a courageous battle with cancer. Phyllis was born on Aug. 22, 1944, to John and Alice Marie Webb in Klamath Falls, Ore. She will be dearly missed. Phyllis was an ...

Calendar

TUESDAY Live local music The Jansen Art Center, 321 Front St., hosts The Silver City Band at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 31, New Year’s Eve. No cover. Legion gala American Legion Albert J. Hamilton Post ...

Letters to the editor – Dec. 31

Christmas carol’s double meaning There is one Christmas carol that has always baffled me. What in the world do leaping lords, French hens, swimming swans, and especially the partridge who won’t come ...
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George and Maria Van Achte – 60th anniversary

George and Maria Van Achte of Lynden are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on Dec. 28, 1953, in McGregor, Manitoba, Canada. George retired from Puget Sound Energy in 1993 and ...
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Bears too much for LC

LYNDEN — On Friday night at the Lynden Christian High School gym, an offensive clinic was put on. Three-point shots were raining from the sky and crossover, step-back jumpers were knocked down throughout ...