Tea Party plans candidate forums on July 17, 24

WHATCOM — The Whatcom Tea Party will host two free Wednesday “Meet the Candidate” town hall forums in July. The first forum is set for July 17 at Ferndale High School. The second will be on July ...

Workshops set on doing end-of-life choices planning

WHATCOM — Three community workshops are scheduled in July by the Whatcom Alliance for Health Advancement for sharing information about advance care planning. Participants will learn: why advance care ...

EDITORIAL: Try not to blow up your friends, please

Celebrate the country. Celebrate with your family and friends. Enjoy the freedom we have in our country — and possibly even a day off from work — but as you eat your share of hot dogs, splash in the ...

Letters to the editor – July 3

No more handouts This letter is directed to you, the so-called silent majority with your head in the sand like an ostrich and your fingers on your electronic toys. Our great United States of America has ...

Register to vote by Monday

WHATCOM — This year’s primary election ends on Aug. 6. To participate, you must register to vote — if you haven’t already — by Monday, July 8, at the county’s website. For citizens who have ...

Calendar

ONGOING Friday music BelleWood Acres hosts music and lawn games every Friday until July 5. Music starts at 6 p.m. and the distillery will be open with free tastings until 9 p.m. Arts Market The Bellwether ...

Charles Bakker

Charles Bakker was born on Sept. 26, 1917, in Lynden to Ed and Fannie Bakker, joining sisters Frances, Alice and Jennie. Chuck passed into his Heavenly Home on June 29, 2013, at the Christian Health Care ...

Michael Lindeman

Michael John Lindeman passed away on March 22, 2013, surrounded by his family as he went home to rest with his Heavenly Father. He was born on Sept. 17, 1948, and was raised in Salem, Ore. A Vietnam veteran, ...

Solicitation for Small Works Roster

SOLICITATION FOR SMALL WORKS ROSTER Pursuant to RCW 57.08.050, Columbia Valley Water District has authorized a Small Works Roster of responsible contractors for small works projects. Work to be performed ...

Probate Notice to Creditors – Donna L. Pickett

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON FOR WHATCOM COUNTY IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF DONNA L. PICKETT, Deceased. Case No.: 13 4 00301 9 PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS (RCW 11.40.030) Date of ...