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‘Ender’s Game’ defies expectations

LYNDEN — Orson Scott Card’s “Ender’s Game” hit store bookshelves close to three decades ago, and Hollywood has been attempting to adapt the science fiction masterpiece for about that long. “Ender’s ...

Nooksack Valley High School drama department performing “The Sound of Music”

EVERSON — The Nooksack Valley High School drama department will present the Rodgers & Hammerstein classic “The Sound of Music” beginning Thursday, Nov. 14. The show will run at 7 p.m. on Nov. ...

Be The One: Mentoring at LHS

LYNDEN — Not long ago, Nancy McHarness walked into Lynden High School carrying a caramel macchiato contained in a shiny new stainless steel The Woods Coffee travel mug. The recipient of the gift was ...

Daniel Chitwood

  Daniel J. Chitwood, age 85, passed away on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. He was born on  June 17, 1928, in Ellington, Mo. Dan spent the last 60 years in Whatcom County, starting with berry farming, then ...

Marlin Patterson

Marlin L. Patterson, age 85, passed away in Bellingham on Oct. 26, 2013. He is survived by his loving wife, Phyllis; six children; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Marlin was preceded ...

Marion Audette

  Marion Helen Audette, 88, passed away in Bellingham on Nov. 2, 2013. Marion was preceded in death by her husband, Rene Audette. She is survived by sons Matt Audette and Armand (Mary Grace) Audette; ...

Nelda Sigurdson

  Nelda Clair Peterson Sigurdson, age 91, was born to pioneer parents Frank and Mary Peterson, who homesteaded along the Nooksack River near Ferndale, on May 18, 1922. She shared her home with her ...

Charlotte Hicks

  A service to celebrate the life and home-going of Charlotte Lucille Baldwin Hicks will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 9, in First Baptist Church of Ferndale. Charlotte, a longtime resident of Ferndale, ...
Steve Herrick teaches a Lynden High School class.

LHS band teacher forming jazz band for community

Steve Herrick hopes band will be making music by January LYNDEN — Many musicians who play their instruments in high school and college eventually fall out of practice. Lynden High School band teacher ...

Opposition speaks on I-522

LYNDEN — Initiative 522, if passed in November’s election, “would require most raw agricultural commodities, processed foods, and seeds and seed stocks, if produced using genetic engineering as defined, ...