‘The Legacy’ navigates faith, family, tradition on Lynden stage

LYNDEN — The Lynden Performing Arts Guild will present “The Legacy” for a dozen showings at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre, 655 Front St. It’s the 1960s and the Estanitskys are the only family of ...

Watercolorist Sanford has Lynden show this Saturday with Valentine’s hue

LYNDEN — Local watercolorist Dan Sanford will exhibit his work at a celebration of tasty treats and culture at the Jansen Art Center on Saturday, Feb. 9. The show will present Sanford’s Northwest waterscapes, ...

Exhibit on native food traditions to be in Lynden starting Feb. 15

LYNDEN — An exhibit titled “Salish Bounty” opens Feb. 15 at the Lynden Pioneer Museum, 217 Front St. About native American food traditions, the traveling exhibit is from Seattle’s Burke Museum ...

Letters to the editor – Feb. 6

The gun control issue The issue of gun control would be easier if we understood what the framers of our Constitution had in mind with the Second Amendment. We must educate ourselves regarding the true ...

Applications open for two memorial scholarships, too

WHATCOM — Whatcom County Dairy Women are now accepting applications for the 2013 scholarships in memory of Mina Polinder and Judy Scholten. Recipients must be either: 1) a son or daughter of an active ...

Fair foundation will award three $1,000 ag-related scholarships

LYNDEN — This year for the first time, the Northwest Washington Fair Foundation will award three $1,000 scholarships to qualified Whatcom County students studying in an agriculture-related field at a ...

Seattle Pacific University honors

Seattle Pacific University has released its 2012 autumn quarter dean’s list honoring students with at least 12 credits and a 3.50 or higher grade point average, and the following local students are named: ...

Bellingham insurance agent soliciting help in donating $1,500 to local nonprofit

LYNDEN — Bob Wallin Insurance plans to donate $1,500 to a Whatcom County-based charity and is hosting a month of open nominations in February. In February, you can nominate a charity by filling out the ...

Pump price up 14 cents in a week

SEATTLE — Average retail gasoline prices in Washington rose 13.9 cents per gallon in a week, averaging $3.48 on Feb. 3, according to GasBuddy. This compares with the national average that increased 14.4 ...

Replica tall ship in Bellingham Blaine in July

ABERDEEN — The Lady Washington replica 18th century sailing ship will be in Bellingham July 12-18 and in Blaine July 31 to Aug. 4 for public tours and excursions, announces the Grays Harbor Historical ...