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 ...

CALENDAR

ONGOING ‘Honk’ musical The musical “Honk” runs at Lynden Christian High School at 7 p.m. Feb. 7, 8 and 9. This is a version of the Ugly Duckling story. Adults $10, students $6. Call 318-9525 for ...

Athlete of the Week: Dak Shagren

Lynden senior guard Dak Shagren isn’t shy in attacking the basket. In addition, he also has a sweet stroke from the perimeter. During Lynden’s dominating 62-39 victory over Meridian on Thursday, Shagren ...

Derek Tolsma

Derek Peter Tolsma, age 28, of Lynden, went home to his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, following his lifelong battle with a respiratory condition. He was born on April 9, 1984, in Bellingham ...

Loralee TeVelde

Loralee J. TeVelde, age 48, of Everson, went home to her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at Whatcom Hospice House in Bellingham. Born on June 17, 1964, in Bothell to Richard and Sandra (Parker) ...

Justin Vander Woude

Justin Vander Woude, 31, went to be with Jesus on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013. Visitation hours will be on Sunday, Feb. 10, from 2 to 4 p.m. in Gillies Funeral Home. Graveside services will be on Monday, Feb. ...

Ivan DeVries

Ivan DeVries, age 81, of Sumas, passed away at the Christian Health Care Center into the presence of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013. Ivan was born on Sept. 25, 1931, in ...