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Two 17-year-olds injured in crash on Saturday

  LYNDEN ­— Three Lynden 17-year-olds were involved in a one-car crash at 6:25 p.m. Saturday, March 28, near the corner of Berthusen and Birch Bay-Lynden roads.   Per Wolfisberg was driving ...

Hutchings chosen by county

  WHATCOM — County Executive Jack Louws has appointed Jon Hutchings the county’s new public works director, with an expected start date of Monday, April 27. The appointment was due to be confirmed ...

Women in Business recipients

  BELLINGHAM — Whatcom Women in Business announces its five 2015 charity recipients that will each receive $1,000, as well as additional resources the charities may need.   The nonprofits are: ...

Training for 4-H leaders in Lynden April 15, 22

  WHATCOM — 4-H Youth Development invites adults 19 years and older to volunteer to be club leaders in the 4-H program.   4-H promotes leadership, citizenship and life skills for youths ages ...
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Megan VanDiest & Douglas Jensen engagement

Megan Leigh VanDiest and Douglas Robert Jensen, both of Lynden, announce their engagement and plans for a May 23, 2015 wedding at the Ferndale Events Center. Megan is a daughter of Stan and Kay VanDiest ...
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Galen & Lynda Cosler – 50th anniversary

Galen and Lynda Cosler of Lynden are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on April 2, 1965, in the First Evangelical Church of Albany, Oregon. Galen is retired from Peoples Bank ...
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Inez Steiner – 100th birthday

Inez Steiner of Lynnwood is celebrating her 100th birthday. She was born on April 8, 1915, to Rose and Ed Hagin and was married to Frank Steiner for 68 years. Her children, all in Washington state, are ...
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Shirley Strotz Lagerwey – 80th birthday

Shirley Strotz Lagerwey of Everson is celebrating her 80th birthday. Please join the family in a celebration from noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 4, 2015, at the Nooksack Valley Reformed Church, 606 ...

Calendar

ONGOING Lunchtime music Lunchtime Music comes to the piano lounge of the Jansen Art Center, 321 Front St., from noon to 1 p.m. each Wednesday. WEDNESDAY Prison ministry Dr. Schuringa talks at a complimentary ...

OPINION: A mother’s concern for kids at Fisher

by Kristen Oudman   My husband and I have three children who attend Fisher Elementary School. Over the past five years we have been at Fisher, we have noticed multiple issues regarding the school structure ...