Letters to the editor – May 1

Important dates coming in month of May I bring up some very important dates in May: Thursday, May 2, is the National Day of Prayer. May we arouse one another and rally to public places to thank God and ...

Public meetings

Thursday, May 2 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, Lynden Police Department, 203 19th St., 4 p.m. • Lynden Regional Parks and Recreation District, southeast conference room, City Hall Annex, ...

News roundup

CPR/first aid taught every other month at City Hall Annex LYNDEN ­— Six times per year on alternating months, the Lynden Fire Department conducts an evening CPR/first aid class at the City Hall Annex, ...

Jason Crabtree

Jason Michael Crabtree was born on Oct. 19, 1978, the first child of Delvin and Pam (Williams) Crabtree. He died on April 26, 2013. Jason grew up on the family dairy farm working alongside his parents. ...

Henrietta Olin

Henrietta J. “Heinnie” Olin, age 90, of Lynden, was taken to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, in the Christian Health Care Center on Monday, April 22, 2013. A daughter of Peter and Martha ...

Joan Rothman

Joan Hill Rothman, nee Lazarus, age 95, of Lynden, died peacefully on April 18, 2013, in the Christian Health Care Center. She was born on Dec. 17, 1917, in Chicago to William Lazarus and Fannie Shachter. ...
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Deanna Rouse – Jonathan Fritz engagement

Deanna Marlene Rouse of Lynden and Jonathan Michael Fritz of Federal Way, Wash., announce their engagement and plans for a June 23, 2013 wedding at Evergreen Gardens of Ferndale. Deanna is a daughter of ...
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Mandi Vanderhage – Eric Wilt engagement

Mandi Faye Vanderhage and Eric Franklin Wilt, both of Salem, Ore., announce their engagement and plans for a Sept. 14, 2013 wedding in Everson. Mandi is a daughter of Cheryl and Jim Lankhaar and Rick and ...
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Joe and Alice Hoekema – 72nd anniversary

Joe and Alice (Vander Ploeg) Hoekema of Lynden recently celebrated their 72nd wedding anniversary with their children and grandchildren. They were married on April 10, 1941, at the bride’s parents’ ...
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Gerrit Terpsma – 95th birthday

Gerrit Terpsma of Lynden will be celebrating his 95th birthday on May 6, He was born to Henry and Augusta Terpsma in 1918, the sixth of nine children. All of his siblings have since passed away. Gerrit ...