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ONGOING Museum Sale On Friday and Saturday, March 22-23, the Lynden Pioneer Museum, 217 Front St., hosts its fourth annual Sale of Antiques and Collectibles. Find all sorts of treasures and benefit the ...

Letters to the editor – March 20

Reconveyance is great news This is great news regarding the approval of the reconveyance! I would like to thank the following County Council members for showing us that they value water quality in Lake ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, March 20 • Bellingham Technical College Board of Trustees, College Services board room on campus, 3028 Lindbergh Ave., 9 a.m. (day earlier than normal) Study session precedes at 8 a.m. on ...

Wedding, Quinceanera Expo on April 7

BELLINGHAM — Ideas for anyone planning a wedding or quinceanera celebration, plus samples of food and live music, will be featured Saturday, April 7, at the second Wedding & Quinceanera Expo in downtown ...
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Malorie Nonhoff – Jason Hurlbert wedding

Malorie Nonhoff and Jason Hurlbert were united in marriage on July 14, 2012, in Bellingham. The bride is a daughter of Mark and Catherine Nonhoff of Everson. Jeff and Kathi Hurlbert of Bellingham are the ...
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Verna ‘Bernice’ Claassen – 90th birthday

Verna “Bernice” Lennart Claassen plans to celebrate her 90th birthday with a public coffee time from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 24, at Grace Baptist Fellowship, 338 N. Park St., Lynden. Family ...

Births – Published March 20

BRANT LEE GROEN Kelsey and Darren Groen of Lynden welcomed a son, Brant Lee, on Feb. 2, 2013, at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle. He weighed 2 pounds, 7 ounces, and is still in the ...
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William ‘Bill’ Bode

William “Bill” Bode, age 95, of Lynden, went home to his Lord and Savior on Monday, March 18, 2013, at the Christian Health Care Center. Born on Oct. 14, 1917, in Borculo, Mich., to Gerrit and Clara ...
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Loretta Hunter

Loretta Virginia Reilly Hunter was born at home in Ferndale on May 29, 1919, to Thomas and Josephine Reilly, Ferndale pioneers. She died on March 4, 2013, at the age of 93. She met her future husband, ...
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Howard ‘Squeak’ Koetje

Howard “Squeak” L. Koetje, age 85, of Lynden, went home to his Lord and Savior on Sunday, March 17, 2013. He was born on Jan. 9, 1928, in Lynden to Clarence and Alice (Haveman) Koetje, was a lifetime ...