Mayor: Any ambulance utility charge will be at low end

LYNDEN ­— City leaders don’t plan to charge anywhere near the full cost of ambulance service as a utility fee, Mayor Scott Korthuis cautioned a public-hearing crowd Tuesday. A monthly billing, if ...

Boys hoops: Season over for Lyncs and Trojans

On Wednesday night, both the LC and Meridian boys played in loser-out tri-district games. Unfortunately for Lyncs and Trojans fans, both schools lost and saw their seasons come to an end. The Lyncs lost ...

Kurt Mauer

Kurt E. Mauer, born on April 25, 1941, in Walsrode (Hamweide), Germany, to Martha (Dittmer) and Erich Mauer, passed away on Feb. 11, 2014, peacefully at home in Ferndale. Kurt was apprenticed in Germany ...

May Miller

May (Einfeld) Miller, age 94, went to be with our Lord and Savior in Heaven on Feb. 10, 2014. She was born in Canada on Feb. 25, 1919, and lived the majority of her life in Lynden. May served the Lord ...

Nella Shagren

Nella V. Shagren, age 99, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014. Born on June 4, 1914, in Lynden, she was the first of two daughters born to Adrian and Jennie (Schuyleman) ...

J. Elliott Fleming

J. Elliott Fleming, age 89, of Lynden, passed away peacefully on Feb. 12, 2014. Elliott was born on Feb. 29, 1924, and would have turned 90 later this month. Born to Mary and Clare Fleming in Manitoba, ...

Ex-felon with loaded handgun nabbed in Lynden

LYNDEN — When U.S. marshals and the Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office called, Lynden police were ready to help arrest an ex-felon the two entities were looking for, even if the suspect was likely to ...
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Visiting Montana trio attests to need for coal terminal at Cherry Point

WHATCOM — Three Montana representatives of business, agriculture and government visited the proposed Gateway Pacific Terminal site at Cherry Point on Monday and said they hope they can count on a trade ...
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‘White Christmas’ stage show good in any season for LHS

LYNDEN — “Why do ‘White Christmas’ in February?” is a question that Lynden High School drama director Tina Miller has heard quite often lately. “The play is not a Christmas play,” she said. ...

Burial Society meets Thursday

LYNDEN ­— A Thursday, Feb. 20 meeting of the Lynden Burial Society will help determine the future of the 113-year-old group. Board members have sent out a letter to the existing 255 members advising ...