Warm Beach horse vaulters among 17 teams coming to Lynden fairgrounds

LYNDEN ­— The equestrian show “Vault Into Spring,” featuring 130 participants on 17 teams from the Pacific Northwest, California and Canada, comes to the Northwest Washington Fair and Event Center ...
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Leah VanderGriend – Daniel Kooistra engagement

Leah Noel VanderGriend and Daniel Pieter Kooistra, both of Lynden, announce their engagement and plans for a July 19, 2013 country wedding. Leah is a daughter of Duane and Jill VanderGriend of Lynden and ...

Births – published March 27

KROY DAVIS STUIT Lindy and Ben Stuit of Lynden welcomed a son, Kroy Davis, on Feb. 20, 2013, in Bellingham. He weighed 5 pounds, 6 ounces, and joins brothers Ryker, 8, and Slade, 2. Grandparents are Verly ...

Indian policy conference April 6 in Bellingham

BELLINGHAM — A regional one-day conference on federal Indian policy comes to the Lakeway Inn & Convention Center on Saturday, April 6. The list of both local and national speakers from 9 a.m. to ...

‘Second chance’ banking offered at six local banks

WHATCOM — Bank On North Sound is a campaign to help people with low to moderate income gain affordable checking, savings, credit and financial education opportunities and start on a pathway to financial ...

Border Patrol activity report

BLAINE — The information listed below is from arrests and seizures related to the U.S. Border Patrol in the Blaine Sector area of operations. For security reasons, this may not be a complete list of ...

March Madness for Western

BELLINGHAM — Halfway through a possible journey that could culminate in a second consecutive NCAA Division II national championship, the Western Washington University men’s basketball is already in ...

Janet Beld

There’s a new name written down in glory! Janet (Dykstra) Beld was born on July 19, 1938, and with the exception of a few years lived on East Wiser Lake Road in Lynden her entire life. She met her future ...

Henry Berendsen

Henderick M. “Henry” Berendsen passed away and went home to his eternal home in Heaven in the early morning hours of his 89th birthday. He was born in St. Paul, Minn., on March 24, 1924, to Carel E. ...

Martin Jongsma

Martin Carl Jongsma left to be with his Heavenly Father on March 19, 2013. He was born on May 25, 1934, in Artesia, Calif., the youngest son of Andrew and Jessie (Sterk) Jongsma and brother of Harold and ...