LC names Vander Kooi new head baseball coach

LYNDEN — Lynden Christian named Daniel Vander Kooi its new head high school baseball coach, athletic director Curt De Haan announced Tuesday. Vander Kooi replaces Desi Luna, who stepped down last month ...

Nooksack hoops players running youth camp as senior project

EVERSON — Nooksack Valley seniors-to-be Aaron Bosscher and Connor Beard, a key duo on the Pioneers’ varsity basketball team, are hosting a youth basketball camp this summer as their senior project. ...

Dorothy Van Egdom

A longtime resident of Ferndale, Dorothy Marie (Tawes) Van Egdom, 91, of Portland, passed away at Raleigh Hills Assisted Living in Portland on June 15, 2015. She was born in Bellingham on July 21, 1923, ...

Allen Meenk

Allen Meenk passed away at his home in Lynden on Sunday night, June 28, 2015. He was born at home in Lynden on Dec. 8, 1921, to Arthur and Anna VanPeursem Meenk. Allen served his country in the Army Air ...

Jill Fox

Jill Annette Fox, age 62, longtime Ferndale resident, won her battle against cancer and received her reward with Jesus on Saturday, June 27, 2015. She valiantly fought against chronic lymphocytic leukemia ...

Learn about 3D printing in summer classes

BELLINGHAM — Students and educators can discover the world of 3D printing this summer in two new non-credit courses offered through Whatcom Community College’s Community & Continuing Education ...

Blood reserves running low

SEATTLE — Bloodworks Northwest (formerly named the Puget Sound Blood Center) issued an urgent appeal for donors on June 25. Blood collections began to dip sharply as a result of the increasing heat wave ...

20 women each get $1,000 for higher education

WHATCOM — Whatcom Women in Business will give out $1,000 scholarships to 20 women to either begin college-level education or continue it. These are the recipients: Cheyanne Bennett, Kylee Bott, Bernadette ...

District-only voting rally set for July 7

BELLINGHAM — A rally in support of district-only voting for the Whatcom County Council will be held at the County Courthouse at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 7. DOVE (District Only Voting is for Everyone ...

City of Sumas Notice of Decision

City of Sumas Notice of Decision On June 22, 2015, the Sumas City Council approved a conditional use permit allowing Darren Heystek to construct a duplex at 1440/1446 Boon Avenue, Sumas, WA. There is no ...