Library system youth services director named

WHATCOM ­— Thom Barthelmess has been named youth services manager for the Whatcom County Library System, a position recently incorporated into the system’s management team. Barthelmess will provide ...

Mobile blood unit at Fairway Center today, tomorrow

LYNDEN ­— A blood drive for Bloodworks Northwest is today and tomorrow, Aug. 12-13, on the east side of the Fairway Center parking lot along 17th Street. The hours at the mobile unit will be 11 a.m. ...

State committee tries to move date of presidential primary

OLYMPIA — Secretary of State Kim Wyman was to convene the Presidential Primary Committee at the Seattle Airport Marriott at SeaTac the afternoon of Tuesday, Aug. 11. The purpose was to consider moving ...

Axton Richard Waldemar

Abigail and Shane Waldemar of Lynnwood, Washington, welcomed a son, Axton Richard, on July 8, 2015, at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle. He weighed 8 pounds, 11.5 ounces. Grandparents ...

John & Jeannie Rozeboom – 50th anniversary

John and Jeannie Rozeboom celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary earlier this summer with their children and grandchildren in Palm Springs, California. John and Jeannie were married in Bellflower, California. ...

Lynden slowpitch softball registration deadline Friday

LYNDEN — The deadline to register for the Lynden slowpitch fall softball league is Friday, Aug. 15. The season will begin the week of Aug. 24 and run for six weeks, with one doubleheader per week. The ...

Lynden Family Medicine offering sports physicals, welcoming all school districts

LYNDEN — Lynden Family Medicine is offering school sports physicals at its Lynden office, on Grover St., on Aug. 25, beginning at 7 p.m. All school districts are welcome. The cost is $25 per athlete, ...

Loomis Trail Road to be closed for two weeks

BLAINE — Drivers who use Loomis Trail Road near Portal Way should be aware of a two-week detour that started Tuesday, Aug. 11. The Washington State Department of Transportation closed Loomis Trail just ...

Michael Gavin

Michael H. “Mike” Gavin, age 67, passed away on July 31, 2015. He was born on Oct. 25, 1947. A celebration of Mike’s life will be held at Westford Funeral Home at 2 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 14. See the ...

Esther Noteboom

Esther Louise Frazier Noteboom of Sunnyside passed away on Aug. 6, 2015, at the age of 94. She was born on Feb. 6, 1921, in Mukilteo. Esther is survived by her three daughters, Jerilyn Van Dyk (Paul Gamble) ...