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Keith and Sharylann Zylstra – 30th anniversary

Keith and Sharylann Zylstra of Lynden are celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary by taking their children and grandchildren on a cruise to Alaska. They were married on May 14, 1983, at New Life Fellowship ...
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Alice van Egdom – 90th birthday

Alice Van Egdom of Lynden is celebrating her 90th birthday with her large family on Mother’s Day at her home. In addition, she will be joined by her children and friends for lunch and cake on Monday ...

Birth – published May 8

AUTUMN BRIELLE CAMPING Michelle and Brett Camping of Lynden welcomed a daughter, Autumn Brielle, on March 13, 2013, in Bellingham. She weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces, and joins her sister, Maryn. Grandparents ...

Francis Russell

The Lord opened the gates of Heaven for Francis Earl Russell, 87, of Ferndale, on Friday, May 3, 2013. Francis was born in Custer on April 8, 1926, to Floyd and Alice (LaFond) Russell. He grew up during ...

Wilma Schouten

Wilma C. Schouten, age 85, of Lynden, went home to her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, May 1, 2013. Born on Sept. 30, 1927, in Mount Vernon to Isaac and Bessie (Connor) Morgan, she moved to Whatcom County ...

Lynden’s Hope Lutheran Church celebrating 50th anniversary

LYNDEN — Hope Lutheran Church is celebrating its 50th anniversary with special activities Saturday and Sunday, May 4-5. The anniversary weekend will start Saturday, May 4, with an open house from 11 ...
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Firehall Cafe, ‘J’ hosting weekend events

LYNDEN — The Firehall Café in Lynden’s Jansen Art Center is celebrating its grand opening with food and drink specials, family activities and live music from Thursday through Saturday. Located inside ...

Lynden museum sets two Saturday talks on native food and culture

LYNDEN — The Lynden Pioneer Museum, 217 Front St., has set two upcoming Saturday programs as part of the ongoing Salish Bounty exhibit on traditional native foods. Admission to both is free. • Native ...

CALENDAR

ONGOING LHS drama The Lynden High School drama department presents Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap” at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, May 3-4, in Judson Hall on the campus of Lynden Middle School. ...

Guest Opinion: Let’s look deeper into school design, costs

The purpose of this letter is not to rehash the need for certain new school facilities, rather to raise some questions about how such construction could be accomplished. The preliminary cost estimate for ...