Notice of Public Hearing

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing on the City of Lynden’s 2014 Property Tax Levy will be held at 7:00PM at the Lynden City Hall Annex, 205 4th Street, on Monday, November ...

Dorthymae Longo

On Nov. 9, 2013, Dorthymae Longo slipped into the arms of Jesus after running her race with deep faith and a gentle grace. Dorthymae was a wonderful woman gifted with many abilities and talents. She spent ...

Arlene Haveman

Arlene Lae Haveman of Lynden passed away in the Christian Health Care Center on Nov. 10, 2013. She was born on Feb. 27, 1927, in Corsica, S.D., to Fred and Anne (Kuiper) DeHaan. Arlene moved with her family ...

Charlotte Blakely

Charlotte Alberta Blakely, age 90, of Lynden, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013. Arrangements are pending with Moles Farewell Tributes Lynden…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a ...

Final statement of impacts of new jail is released

BELLINGHAM ­— Whatcom County has released the Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Whatcom County Adult Corrections Facilities and Sheriff’s Headquarters project that is planned for a Ferndale ...
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Historic photo

The International Order of Odd Fellows lodge was established in Lynden in 1887. Its meeting hall on the northwest corner of Fifth and Grover streets was also a meeting place for the annual Clamdiggers ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Nov. 13 • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Northwest Annex conference room, Planning and Development Services, 5280 Northwest Dr., Bellingham, 3:30 p.m. On the agenda are: officer ...

Letters to the editor

Voting against our best interest over and over Dr. Ben Carson wrote a book called “America the Beautiful.” He also is the man who gave a talk at the White House Prayer Breakfast early this year. Of ...

With new name, group invites partners toward ‘restorative justice’

WHATCOM — What has been known as the ReEntry Coalition of Whatcom County is now the Restorative Community Coalition. “After seven years of research on the social issues of crime, safety and community ...

Financial advisor Paulsen headlines Thursday Silver Reef a.m. event

FERNDALE — Jim Paulsen, a nationally prominent financial advisor/analyst with Wells Fargo, headlines a program along with Whatcom County economist Hart Hodges this Thursday, Nov. 14, at the Whatcom Business ...