Locals shine at bi-district meet

  SEATTLE — Lynden Christian’s Hannah Rusnak notched two personal bests and won all four events she participated in at the District 1 1A championships May 13 and 15 at King’s High School.   Rusnak ...

Lyncs’ season of big strides comes to end

  WHATCOM — Lynden Christian had to battle much more than its opponent during its May 12 bi-district tournament game.   Prior to the contest, on the way to Bellingham’s Civic Field, one of ...

Satpal aims for election

  WHATCOM — Satpal Sidhu, current County Council appointed member, is running to return to the District 2 position. He applied and was named to the council in March after Sam Crawford resigned.   Sidhu ...
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Kershner bids to return to council

  WHATCOM — Former member Kathy Kershner is seeking election back to the County Council, this time to the District 2 seat recently vacated by Sam Crawford.   Voters elected Kershner in 2009 from ...

Memorial Day services on Monday span six cemeteries in all

  WHATCOM ­— The public is invited to Memorial Day services and related events planned for Monday, May 25, at local cemeteries as follows: FOUR CEMETERIES   American Legion Post 212 of Sumas ...

History of Memorial Day dates to 1873

Submitted by Earl Erickson of Blaine, 927-5181   Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in our nation’s service. There are many stories as ...

Lynden guild announces next season’s lineup

Auditions in July   LYNDEN — The Lynden Performing Arts Guild announces its 2015-16 season lineup at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre, 655 Front St., as follows:   • The season opener is “Moon ...

County official: Permits to start Rover business were never obtained

Dog kennels not seen as ‘animal husbandry’   WHATCOM — The Rover Stay Over owners never got any kind of county permit for the land disturbance, building or commercial kennel activity done at ...

State of Washington Department of Ecology NOA to change an existing water right

STATE OF WASHINGTON DEPARTMENT OF ECOLOGY NOTICE OF APPLICATION TO CHANGE AN EXISTING WATER RIGHT TAKE NOTICE: That Marty Maberry/MDM Properties of Lynden, Washington submitted 2 change applications on ...

City of Everson – Request for Proposals

CITY OF EVERSON Request for Proposals (RFP) State Route 544 Sidewalk Improvements – Design Proposals Due: June 5, 2015, 5:00 p.m. at Everson City Hall The City of Everson is soliciting proposals ...