Diane Ruiz

  We lost our beloved wife, mother, daughter and friend Diane Rene Austin Ruiz on May 15, 2015.   We will honor and celebrate her life during services at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 23, in North County ...

Four Lyncs, three Trojans make state

  LANGLEY – Lynden Christian’s Lincoln Olson shot an 81 at the 1A bi-district tournament Monday at Useless Bay Golf and Country Club, leading a group of four Lyncs that qualified for the state ...

Semiahmoo FootGolf returns this weekend

  BLAINE — FootGolf is back at Semiahoo Resort, Golf, and Spa for a second year.   The opening weekend is set for May 22-23, during which kids age 11 and under will be able to play complimentary. ...

Faber, Lynden 4×400 relays star in sub-district meet

  BELLINGHAM — Nick Faber medaled in three individual events and the 4×100 relay team came in first place as Lynden earned a second-place team finish at the sub-district championships May 13 ...

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 ...