Hovander Park plant sale by Master Gardners May 9

  WHATCOM — The WSU Whatcom County Master Gardener annual plant sale will be on Saturday, May 9, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Hovander Homestead Park of Ferndale.   Each spring, the county Master ...

Some tree seedling still available for sale Saturday

  WHATCOM — The county Farm Forestry Association held its annual tree sale last Saturday at the Lynden fairgrounds. In spite of a very wet morning, nearly 10,000 trees were sold.   However, some ...

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. School tours The Lynden School District is hosting community ...

Choral concerts on March 27, 28

  LYNDEN ­— The Lynden Choral Society, with The King’s Men of Song as special guests, will present “Songs of Faith” concerts featuring spirituals, hymns, Mendelssohn, Vivaldi, and more on ...

Workshop offers farmers help in potential crises

  LYNDEN — Whatcom Farm Friends is co-sponsoring a two-part April 22 workshop designed to coach farmers in advance through difficult challenges they may face.   Gerald Baron, bringing experience ...

Sessions detail Running Start

  WHATCOM — Learn how to earn college credit while still in high school at one of several upcoming information sessions hosted by Whatcom Community College’s Running Start program.   The hour-long ...

Opinion: No regrets — let’s pass this bond

by Terry Kaemingk   My dad, Jim Kaemingk Sr., often told me that seldom do we regret significant capital investment in our local community. My dad was a patient, insightful, visionary, practical and ...

Letters to the editor – published March 25

A feeling of resurgence, let’s make it match with a passing bond   Lately, as I drive through downtown Lynden, I have a feeling of a resurgence of the town. It brings back many fond memories of the ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, March 25 • Lynden/Everson Subzone Advisory Committee of the Whatcom County Flood Control Zone District, Northwood Fire Hall, corner of Northwood and Badger roads, 10 a.m. On the agenda are ...
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Jeff & Shannon Van Beek – 25th anniversary

Jeff and Shannon Van Beek of Everson are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary with a trip to Cabo San Lucas in May. They were married on March 31, 1990, in the Word of Life Church of Lynden. Jeff ...