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 ...

Bonnie Lawrence

Bonnie Lawrence, age 71, a lifelong resident of Whatcom County, passed away peacefully on July 21, 2015, surrounded by her loved ones. Bonnie was born on June 18, 1944, to Earl and Pearl Hickey. She graduated ...

Warren Dale

Warren Wisherd Dale of Sumas passed away on Wednesday, July 22, 2015, at the age of 74. He was born on April 25, 1941, to Frank and Vivian Dale in Hagerstown, Indiana. He was preceded in death by his ...

Nicole Jennie Kooiman

Kristin and Samuel Kooiman of Lynden welcomed a daughter, Nicole Jennie, on July 22, 2015, in Bellingham. She weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces, and joins Christopher, 6, Jacob, 3, and Caleb, 22 months. Grandparents ...

Adriane Dodgson & Perry Hendricks

Adriane Marie Dodgson and Perry Cody Hendricks were united in marriage on June 6, 2015, at Good News Fellowship of Ferndale. Pastor Bill Koogler officiated the ceremony. The bride is a daughter of Linda ...

Cailey Plagerman & Jesse Galbreath

Cailey Rae Plagerman and Jesse Martin Galbreath were united in marriage on June 27, 2015, at Cailey’s grandparents’ home on Ten Mile Road. A reception followed at the same location. The bride is a ...

Ashley Cronk & Cody Nolte

Ashley Marie Cronk and Cody Michael Nolte were united in marriage on June 27, 2015, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church of Deming. A reception was held at the Deming Logging Show grounds. The bride is a ...

Guest opinion: Canadian ports are eating our lunch

Don Brunell Unfortunately, Seattle Congressman Jim McDermott was correct earlier this year when he said Canada’s West Coast ports are “eating our lunch!” Both Washington and British Columbia are ...

Letter to the editor

Become an informed voter before November    Primary voting is happening in most areas of Whatcom County by Aug. 4. Between now and November, it will be vitally important to become an informed voter ...

From the archives

School gym construction a labor of love July 30, 1975 A new locker room and extra storage space in the Lynden High School gym will be the result of a volunteer effort headed by Jake Bovenkamp, Lawrence ...