Councilor Bode: Fireworks not a high city priority

LYNDEN -— The city Public Safety Committee will allow time at some point for public comment on fireworks in Lynden, but it is not a high priority, said committee member and Lynden city councilor Gary ...
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Three sisters give up their long hair for a new look, cause

LYNDEN -— Not only did the three Spoelstra girls give up their thick long tresses of hair for cancer sufferers. They also got a nifty new hair styling in the process. “It makes them look so much older” ...
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Replica historic ships in Blaine July 29 to Aug. 3

BLAINE — Lady Washington, the official ship of Washington State, and her companion ship, Hawaiian Chieftain, will visit Blaine July 29 to Aug. 3. The visit includes Drayton Harbor Day Aug. 2-3. The ships ...

Lummi Island ferry in drydock Sept. 3-17, walk-on only

GOOSEBERRY POINT -— Annual drydock for the Lummi Island ferry Whatcom Chief is scheduled to go from Wednesday, Sept. 3, through Sept. 17, with regular service resuming Sept. 18, according to Whatcom ...

County roads and Lynden streets being chip-sealed

WHATCOM -— Ten north county roads plus streets within the city of Lynden will receive a chip-seal treatment by Whatcom County Public Works the week of July 21-24. The work will be from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. ...

Primary election already upon us

County primary election ballots are mailed out WHATCOM — Ballots for the Aug. 5 primary election were mailed out to registered voters Friday by the County Auditor’s Office. If you don’t receive your ...
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Chelsea Van Dalen – Ryan Dykstra wedding

Chelsea Van Dalen and Ryan Dykstra were united in marriage on April 12, 2014, at Faith Reformed Church of Lynden. A reception followed at the fairgrounds Expo Building. The bride is a daughter of Scott ...
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Alisa Boschma – Steve Bouwman engagement

Alisa Boschma of Lynden and Steve Bouwman of Everson announce their engagement and plans for an Aug. 16, 2014 wedding. Alisa is a daughter of Vann and Audrey Boschma and Rob and Debbie Visser, all of Lynden. ...
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Jillian Elgersma – Cody Miller engagement

Jillian Elgersma of Lynden and Cody Miller of Everson announce their engagement and plans for a wedding in September at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds in Lynden. Jillian is a daughter of Paul and ...
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Loretta Wright – 90th birthday

On July 26, Loretta Wright, the Aging Sensation, will turn 90. She will be celebrating this remarkable milestone on Saturday, Aug. 2, at Semiahmoo Resort with family, some of whom will be coming from as ...