Vaulting on horseback is free show

  LYNDEN — Equestrian vaulting, a sport of dance and gymnastics on horseback, returns to the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds as a free competition open to the public March 27-29.   “Vault ...

Slater Road work mean flagged traffic at Elder

  WHATCOM ­— Starting Thursday, March 19, a contractor will be working to repair Slater Road roadway settlement west of Elder Road, Whatcom County Public Works reports.   The work is expected ...

County launches new website, open to comment

  WHATCOM ­— At 2 p.m. Monday, March 9, the county flipped the switch on a new county website to the public. The url for the site is: http://www.whatcomcounty.us/.   Now that the site is “live,” ...

Music teachers’ honor recital in church Thursday

  LYNDEN ­— The annual Martha Helder Honors Recital of top-performing local youth piano and violin players, is on Thursday, March 19, starting at 7 p.m. in First Christian Reformed Church, 1010 ...

April 9 meeting deals with how to replace culverts

  WHATCOM — Do you have a stream or ditch on your property? Do you have a road or driveway crossing over the stream? If so, you probably have a culvert. These pipes are often too small to carry proper ...

Calendar

ONGOING Craft show The 29th annual Spring Craft & Antique Show runs March 19-21 in the Northwest Washington Fair’s Haggen Expo Building. The show includes over 100 vendors from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. ...
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Mary Beth McClellan & Noah Likkel wedding

   Mary Beth McClellan and Noah Likkel were united in marriage on Dec. 27, 2014, in Columbus, Indiana.   The bride is a daughter of Mike and Mona McClellan of Columbus. Fred and Sue Likkel of Lynden ...
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Sid & Leona Oostema – 60th anniversary

Sid and Leona Oostema of Lynden will be celebrating 60 years of marriage. Their children invite you to join them in observing the lasting love of these two wonderful people at an open house from 2 to 4 ...
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Bernie Visser – 90th birthday

Bernie Visser of Lynden was born in Kansas on March 19, 1925, then moved with his family to Lynden when he was 6 years old. He is a member of Faith Reformed Church of Lynden and his children are Dianne ...
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June Louise Viddal – 80th birthday

June Louise Viddal, a resident of Ferndale since 1962, will be celebrating her 80th birthday today, March 18, 2015, with a tea party hosted by her daughters Valerie, Kristin and Heather. She was born in ...