Ralph Kooy

Ralph Kooy, 92, of Lynden, went home to his Lord and Savior on Dec. 18, 2013. He was the oldest of four children, born to John and Katie (Geleynse) Kooy on Jan. 18, 1921, in Kipp, Alberta, Canada. Growing ...

Sheila Gonzaga

Sheila H. Gonzaga, 48, of Lynden, died on Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013. She was born to the late Denzel M. Habana and Zenaida C. Del Val on Oct. 9, 1965, in Pasay City, Philippines. Sheila graduated from Juan ...

Caroline Huisingh

Caroline Huisingh, age 88, of Lynden, was taken to be with her Heavenly Father on Friday, Dec. 20, 2014. Services will be conducted on Thursday, Dec. 26, graveside at 1:15 p.m. in Monumenta Cemetery followed ...

Habitat starting another Birch Bay home

BIRCH BAY — Habitat for Humanity in Whatcom County broke ground on its latest building project on Saturday, Dec. 14, at 7535 Leeside Dr. Local volunteers with Habitat’s Women Build program will construct ...

Bank of the Pacific names Portmann new president, CEO

ABERDEEN — Bank of the Pacific, which has a Lynden branch, named Denise Portmann its new president and chief executive officer effective Jan. 1. In the interim, Portmann will continue to oversee the ...

CBP ‘family’ definition now reflects same-sex couples status

WASHINGTON — U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Dec. 13 sent to the Federal Register a Final Rule to broaden the definition of “members of a family residing in one household” to more accurately ...

City of Lynden Request for Qualifications (RFQ) Consultant Engineering Services

City of Lynden Request for Qualifications (RFQ) Consultant Engineering Services for: Riverview Road Gap Elimination Project City Project 2013-04 The City of Lynden Public Works Department, is accepting ...

City of Lynden – Request for Qualifications (RFQ) Consultant Engineering Services

City of Lynden Request for Qualifications (RFQ) Consultant Engineering Services for: Jim Kaemingk Sr. Glenning Street Trail Gap Elimination City Project 2013-11 The City of Lynden Public Works Department, ...

30-year-old homicide case revisited

WHATCOM — On Dec. 15, 1983, Ferndale High School counselor Carol Greene attended a staff Christmas party, and then went with a fellow staff member to the Malibu Steak and Chowder House, located in Pioneer ...

Lynden Boy Scouts to pick up Christmas trees on Saturday, Jan. 4, offer drop-off

LYNDEN — The annual Christmas tree pickup service offered by the Lynden Boy Scout Troop 4028 will happen on Saturday, Jan. 4. Trees must be at curbside by 8 a.m. that day. You may also drop your tree ...