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, ...
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Lynden elem. schoolers tackle marathon

LYNDEN — The Lynden School District wants its kids to stay fit, and the popular Marathon Club is one way for students to do just that. The club challenges students to run 25 miles before Nov. 15. They ...
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Local resident Impero releasing new book on history of Glacier

KENDALL — Michael G. Impero has already written two books detailing the history of various parts of the foothills. The first was “The Lone Jack,” published in 2007, recounting the history of the ...
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Simulating a shakeup of sorts

Students at Meridian Middle School participated in a national earthquake awareness drill on Thursday morning, sending every student under their desk for better cover…. This content is for subscribers ...

Adventure is out there … in geocaching

OTHELLO — “Adventure is out there!” is a phrase I have come to adore in recent years. I first heard it near the beginning of the Pixar masterpiece “Up,” in which Carl Fredricksen and his future ...
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‘Don’t Drink The Water’ opening Friday on Lynden Christian stage

LYNDEN — When Dee Apodaca began her search for this year’s fall musical to produce at Lynden Christian High School, her only starting criteria was that the production would be a comedy. I look for ...

Election: Bell, McAuley vie for District 2 port commissioner

WHATCOM — The Port of Bellingham commission is a nonpartisan elected body consisting of three people across three districts. The board oversees countywide port operations by providing policy direction ...