Public meetings

Wednesday, Oct. 9 • Whatcom Community College Board of Trustees, Laidlaw Center board room, 237 W. Kellogg Rd., Bellingham, 2 p.m. • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference ...

Calendar of events

WEDNESDAY Music Festival The Lynden Music Festival has five events on Wednesday, Oct. 9, including piano and jazz concerts. For times and locations, visit www.lyndenmusicfestival.com.   THURSDAY Music ...
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A first-ever performance here

Ballet performance Northwest Ballet Theater presents “Dracula” at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 12-13, and at both 2 and 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 25, in the Mount Baker Theatre. Tickets $15-$30. ...

Lynden museum open house part of music festival

LYNDEN ­— The Lynden Pioneer Museum holds its annual open house from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, as part of the Lynden Music Festival. The group Jaded Lovers will perform its variety of music, ...

Craft and antique show Oct. 17-19

LYNDEN ­— The Fall Craft and Antique Extravaganza returns to the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds Expo Building Oct. 17-19. This is the 24th year of the high-quality homegrown show of partners Judy ...
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John and Anthonia Tjoelker – 60th anniversary

John and Anthonia Tjoelker of Lynden are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. Friends and family are invited to an open house hosted by their children from 11 a.m to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19, ...
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Viola Silves – 90th birthday

Thank you for celebrating with us the 90th birthday of Viola Silves, our Mother, Grandma, Great-Grandma, and Friend…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? Login or Subscribe ...
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Evert Scholten – 90th birthday

Evert J. Scholten is celebrating his 90th birthday. This past June, he took a trip with his children to Branson, Mo., and a family dinner is planned on his birthday. On Sunday, Oct. 13, cake will be provided ...

Births – published Oct. 9

Caleb Henderick Kooiman Kristin and Sam Kooiman of Lynden welcomed their third son, Caleb Henderick, on Sept. 26, 2013, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 9 pounds, 8 ounces, ...

Darigold: Expect loud blasts from plant on Oct. 10

LYNDEN — The Darigold plant will emit some loud blasts on Thursday afternoon, Oct. 10, during required boiler stack testing, said plant manager Ethan Buckmier. This has been done before and caught people ...