Arneson has strong showings in summer tournaments

PENDLETON, Oregon — Lynden High School senior golfer Ezra Arneson advanced to the round of 16 at the Pacific Northwest Junior Boys’ Amateur Championship, held Aug. 10-14 at Wildhorse Resort in Pendleton. Arneson ...
The ninth annual Tony Wilson Kickoff Classic on Aug. 7 at Homestead Golf and Country Club was another success. The fundraiser event includes a golf tournament, dinner and silent auction. It raises money for the Lynden football program and honors the late Tony Wilson, a former Lions star quarterback and the event’s founder. (Courtesy photo)

Continuing what Tony Wilson began

The ninth annual Tony Wilson Kickoff Classic on Aug. 7 at Homestead Golf and Country Club was another success. The fundraiser event includes a golf tournament, dinner and silent auction. It raises money ...

Lynden Family Medicine offering sports physicals

LYNDEN — Lynden Family Medicine is offering school sports physicals at its Lynden office, on Grover Street, on Aug. 25, beginning at 7 p.m. All school districts are welcome. The cost is $25 per athlete, ...

Fire Dist. 1 funding looks to future

Chief Mel Blankers, firefighter Gary DeBeeld and commissioner Gary Almy back a proposal to raise the property tax levy for Whatcom County Fire District 1, with stations at Everson and Nugents Corner. Two ...

Maurice & Irene Beld – 60th

Maurice and Irene Beld of Lynden celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a small family dinner. They were married in Third Christian Reformed Church of Lynden on Aug. 12, 1955. Over the years they ...

Brooks Paul Ellingboe

Alyssa and Peter Ellingboe of Lynden welcomed a son, Brooks Paul, on May 12, 2015, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces, and joins sister Audrey, 8, and ...

Herbert Killam

Herbert H. Killam was born to Roy and Nellie Belle (Gonser) Killam on Dec. 26, 1918, in Pickering, Missouri. Herbert along with his parents and sisters Pauline and Evelyn, moved to Sumas in the spring ...

Marlys Soltman

Marlys Jobe Soltman was born on Aug. 29, 1917, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. At the age of 12, her family moved to Seattle. She went to school in Seattle and met her husband, Charles Jobe, from Lynden, at ...

Harold Visser

Harold G. Visser went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, Aug. 14, 2015. He was 86 years old. Harold was born in Cawker City, Kansas, on Nov. 13, 1928, to parents Peter and Martha (Wickers) Visser. ...

Roy ‘Dean’ Seeman

Dr. Roy “Dean” Seeman was born on July 9, 1931, to Ted and Hattie Seeman in Woodward, Oklahoma, one of nine children. He passed away peacefully in his home at the age of 83 on May 30, 2015. He was ...