Donna Reisner

  Donna Jean Reisner, age 82, a longtime resident of Anacortes, ready to join our Lord, passed away peacefully on June 19, 2015, at Island Hospital in Anacortes with her family at her side. She was ...

Alvin ‘Bruce’ Haaland

  Alvin “Bruce” Haaland, age 79, of Lynden, went home to his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, June 16, 2015.   Born on Dec. 9, 1935, in Cooperstown, North Dakota, to Alf and Bernice (Johnson) Haaland, ...

Herman Van Zonneveld

  Herman Van Zonneveld, of Lynden, was called home to his Lord and Savior on Monday, June 22, 2015. He was 86 years old. Herman was born on Oct. 31, 1928, in Sassenheim, the Netherlands, the only child ...

Calendar

ONGOING ‘Shrek’ musical The Lynden Performing Arts Guild presents “Shrek, the Musical,” at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre in Lynden’s Dutch Village Mall through June 28. Performances are Thursdays ...

Thomas Sanson

  Thomas Sanson, age 89, of Lynden, passed away on Thursday, June 18, 2015.   A graveside service at Monumenta Cemetery was held on Tuesday, June 23, 2015.   You are invited to share your condolences ...

Death at Lummi Island ferry dock determined to be a suicide

LUMMI ­— The Whatcom County Sheriff’s Department reports a death investigation at the Lummi Island ferry dock on Gooseberry Point. According to Undersheriff Jeff Parks, the department was notified ...

Buying fireworks online illegal in Washington state

OLYMPIA — Purchasing fireworks online is illegal here, state Fire Marshal Charles M. Duffy reminds Washingtonians before the Fourth of July. In Washington State, fireworks must be purchased from a licensed ...

Permaculture is concept of Laurel Road farm tour

BELLINGHAM — A free tour will be given at Inspiration Farm, 619 E. Laurel Rd., at 5:30 p.m. Friday, June 26. Learn about how nurturing natural systems provides humans and animals with food and medicine. ...

Spieth, Greller team for U.S. Open win

U.S. Open champion Jordan Spieth (above) wasn’t the only one from his camp fielding questions after winning at Chambers Bay. His caddie, Michael Greller, who is a former University Place school teacher, ...

San Joseph team wins league title

The San Joseph soccer team recently won the Super League Lynden championship. From left are: front row, Carlos Touar, Ramiro Herrera, Gertain Herrera, Eduardo Mendoza, Abdias Miranda, Francisco Torres, ...