Lummi ferry to return to service

WHATCOM -— The Lummi Island ferry Whatcom Chief is scheduled to return to service on Wednesday, Sept. 17, at about 3 p.m. This scheduled return to service date is contingent upon successful completion ...

James Baum

James W. Baum was born on Jan. 9, 1939, in Charleston, South Carolina, and passed away on Sept. 12, 2014, in Lodi, California, after a long battle with cancer. Known for his joy of living, it is with sadness ...

Shirley Martin

Shirley Ann Martin peacefully passed on, surrounded by her family, on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014. She was 77 years old. Shirley (Marciniak) Martin was born in Los Angeles to Bonita (Boyes) and Marion Marciniak. ...

John Lagerwey

John J. “Jim” Lagerwey, age 77, went to his Heavenly home on Sept. 8, 2014, after a 4 ½-year battle with cancer. Jim was born on May 30, 1937, to John and Winnie Lagerwey in Bellingham. He married ...

Mary Doubt

Mary Elizabeth (Orr) Doubt, age 97, beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sweet wife, friend and teacher for many years in the Custer and Ferndale area, passed from this life to be with the Lord ...

Irwin Fleishauer

Irwin Raymond Fleishauer, age 90, of Lynden, entered into the arms of his Lord and Savior on Sept. 11, 2014. Irwin was born on Oct. 2, 1923, in Bakersfield, California, the eldest child of Charles and ...
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Sara Hartson – Dylan Stanfield wedding

Sara Ann Hartson and Dylan Alexander Stanfield were united in marriage on June 21, 2014, at Church of the Assumption in Bellingham. A reception followed at Windows on the Bay in Bellingham. The bride is ...

County planning hearing set

WHATCOM -— The Whatcom County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the draft six-year (2015-20) Capital Improvement Program for Whatcom County Facilities at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. ...
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Jim and Ruth Irwin – 60th anniversary

Jim and Ruth Irwin of Ferndale are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary at a dinner with their children and an afternoon with the grandchildren and great-grandchildren at the beach.The couple will ...
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Ronald and Jean Handy – 60th anniversary

Ronald and Jean Handy are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on Sept. 19, 1954, in Yuma, Arizona, while Ron was serving in the Marines. Their children are Ronell and Gil, Doug ...