Locals among WSU spring quarter grads

EDITOR’S NOTE: This list incorrectly appeared last week as graduates of Western Washington University.   PULLMAN — Washington State University has announced its spring 2015 graduates, and these are ...

County needs people to write pro/con stances on charter issues

WHATCOM — The County Council seeks applicants to write the voter pamphlet con statements and rebuttals for Propositions 4, 5, 6 and 8 on the Nov. 3 general election. For each ballot measure, the council ...

$583,865 grant helps Whatcom CC train in healthcare field

BELLINGHAM — Whatcom Community College has been awarded a $583,865 state grant to expand instructional programs to prepare students for emerging careers in the healthcare industry. The Hospital Employee ...

Ferndale invites all to see new Chamber, Visitor Center Thursday

FERNDALE — An open house for the relocated Chamber of Commerce and Ferndale Visitors Information Center, now in the renovated Pioneer Pavilion Community Center, will take place on Thursday, Aug. 6, from ...

Primary election ballots due Aug. 4; earlier better

WHATCOM — County Auditor Debbie Adelsten reminds voters that primary election ballots must be postmarked and returned no later than Tuesday, Aug. 4. The post office encourages mailing a ballot by Monday, ...

Contest invites original singer/songwriters

BELLINGHAM — Anyone talented enough to both write and sing their original compositions is invited to enter a singer/songwriter competition that offers prizes worth more than $2,000. Participants will ...

Bellingham inn appoints four

BELLINGHAM ­— Lisa Berg, a lifelong Lynden resident, has been appointed sales manager at the renovated Best Western PLUS Lakeway Inn and Conference Center. Also, Brian Smith will head up catering sales, ...

Calendar

ONGOING War photos The Lynden Pioneer Museum hosts the photography of Reece Lodder, USMC combat correspondent from Everson. The exhibit runs through Oct. 30 and provides a view into the lives of soldiers ...

Cora Crossman

Cora Alfrieda Crossman, 93, passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of July 15, 2015, in Lynden. Born in Great Falls, Montana, on May 23, 1922, to Joseph and Mathilda Stordahl, she graduated ...

Sylvia Baldwin

Sylvia Carol Baldwin, age 61, passed away on Wednesday, June 24, 2015, in Everett after a lengthy and valiant fight with cancer. A graduate of Ferndale High School in 1972 and a 1977 graduate of Western ...