Information systems program is partnership of Western, WCC

BELLINGHAM — A new pathway to a baccalaureate degree in computer and information systems security is being planned as a partnership between Western Washington University’s College of Sciences and Technology ...

Letters to the editor – Jan. 16

Seahawks or church choice a spiritual one Quite a choice, the “Sea-hawks or Church” (Seattle Times, Jan. 12). On the one hand, we can rejoice in the excitement of our community with the Seahawks and ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Jan. 16 • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Northwest Annex conference room, Planning and Development Services, 5280 Northwest Dr., Bellingham, 3:30 p.m. Details: Samya, 676-6907. ...

Marie Hollander

Marie E. Hollander, age 99, went home to her Lord and Savior on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, in the Christian Health Care Center of Lynden. She was born on Sept. 19, 1913, in Alton, Iowa, to Joe and Katherine ...

Keith Pen

Keith H. Pen, 71, of Cocolalla, Idaho, passed away on Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, in Sandpoint, Idaho. At Keith’s request there will be no service. Keith was born on Sept. 21, 1941, in Lynden to Hugo and Irene ...

June Janke

June E. Janke, formerly of Lynden, is now residing in Heaven as of Christmas Day 2012. Funeral services were held on Dec. 31, 2012, in Gillies Funeral Home. June first appeared in Eau Claire, Wis., on ...

Brita M. Adkinson-Nystrom

Brita M. Adkinson, age 66, passed away on Jan. 3, 2013, peacefully in Maple Falls. She was born on Feb. 25, 1946, in Sweden. Brita is survived by her sons, Paul (Kym) Adkinson, Rolf (Anna) Adkinson and ...

Lyle VanderPol

Lyle G. “Buck” VanderPol, age 69, of Everson, died on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013. Funeral arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Lynden…. This content is for ...
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Cornelius Rientjes – 100th birthday

Cornelius Rientjes of Lynden is celebrating his 100th birthday. An open house in his honor will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 20, at Meadow Greens, 301 Homestead Blvd., Lynden. God has blessed ...
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Five generations

Five generations gathered on Thanksgiving 2012 at the home of Kathy Weeks: (left to right) Paul Heath Jr. holding his daughter Tylee Chevelle Heath, born on July 31, 2012; Gerrit Terpsma, great-great-grandfather; ...