Births – published March 27

KROY DAVIS STUIT Lindy and Ben Stuit of Lynden welcomed a son, Kroy Davis, on Feb. 20, 2013, in Bellingham. He weighed 5 pounds, 6 ounces, and joins brothers Ryker, 8, and Slade, 2. Grandparents are Verly ...

Indian policy conference April 6 in Bellingham

BELLINGHAM — A regional one-day conference on federal Indian policy comes to the Lakeway Inn & Convention Center on Saturday, April 6. The list of both local and national speakers from 9 a.m. to ...

‘Second chance’ banking offered at six local banks

WHATCOM — Bank On North Sound is a campaign to help people with low to moderate income gain affordable checking, savings, credit and financial education opportunities and start on a pathway to financial ...

Border Patrol activity report

BLAINE — The information listed below is from arrests and seizures related to the U.S. Border Patrol in the Blaine Sector area of operations. For security reasons, this may not be a complete list of ...

March Madness for Western

BELLINGHAM — Halfway through a possible journey that could culminate in a second consecutive NCAA Division II national championship, the Western Washington University men’s basketball is already in ...

Janet Beld

There’s a new name written down in glory! Janet (Dykstra) Beld was born on July 19, 1938, and with the exception of a few years lived on East Wiser Lake Road in Lynden her entire life. She met her future ...

Henry Berendsen

Henderick M. “Henry” Berendsen passed away and went home to his eternal home in Heaven in the early morning hours of his 89th birthday. He was born in St. Paul, Minn., on March 24, 1924, to Carel E. ...

Martin Jongsma

Martin Carl Jongsma left to be with his Heavenly Father on March 19, 2013. He was born on May 25, 1934, in Artesia, Calif., the youngest son of Andrew and Jessie (Sterk) Jongsma and brother of Harold and ...

David Boyd

David John Boyd was born in Seattle on March 25, 1941, to Elenore Margaret (Bohnsack) Boyd and James Sterling Boyd. In 1945 the family moved to the Ten Mile Road. Dave attended Meridian schools and graduated ...

Jay Visser

Jay Howard Visser, of Marysville, died early on Monday morning, March 25, 2013. He was born in Bellingham on April 23, 1946, and grew up on a dairy farm in Sumas with his parents, Lambert and Freda Visser, ...