Gertrude ‘Jane’ Flack

Gertrude “Jane” Flack, age 95, went home to her Lord and Savior on Sunday, July 7, 2013. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 20. A full obituary will be published next week. Arrangements ...

Bellingham waterfront tours run into August

BELLINGHAM — With summer just around the corner, the Port of Bellingham and City of Bellingham are offering special tours to show people the Bellingham Waterfront District redevelopment project. Walking ...

Sugar Shack music to kids’ ears

By Annika Wolters LYNDEN — When the faint jingle from an old favorite ice cream truck tune hits your ear, stop to reminisce. Then get out of the way and watch the neighborhood’s children rush to the ...

Lynden border drug tunnel plays backdrop to new children’s novel

by Annika Wolters LYNDEN — While driving down Boundary Road, retired clinical social worker Jim Vander May remembered the U.S.-Canadian drug smuggling tunnel underneath the border that was busted in ...

Court docket

Lynden Municipal Court was held on June 12, 2013, and the following people were found guilty: Barry Bruington, 50, of Lynden, third-degree driving with a suspended license. Fined $300. Stephanie Ballesteros, ...

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ONGOING Arts Market The Bellwether Arts Market runs from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sundays in August. The festival atmosphere features over 30 artists booths, vendors and live entertainment.   WEDNESDAY ...

Letters to the editor – July 10

The dangers of GPT Some residents living in close proximity to the proposed Gateway Pacific Terminal (GPT) feel helpless in the face of this huge project. In reality, we are among hundreds, if not thousands, ...

Democrats host County Council open house

WHATCOM — The Whatcom County Democrats is launching a coordinated campaign to elect four candidates to the Whatcom County Council. The campaign will support incumbents Carl Weimer (District 3) and Ken ...
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Stan and Karen Larson – 50th anniversary

Stan and Karen Larson of Bellingham are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married in Bothell on June 29, 1963, and are the founders of Northland Diesel Service Inc., in Bellingham. ...
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Stuart and Carole Petersen – 50th anniversary

Stuart and Carole Petersen of Lynden are celebrating their 50th wedding annniversary. They were married in Issaquah on June 29, 1963. Stuart is retired from Puget Sound Energy and Carole is retired from ...