Darwin Greenfield

Darwin Albert Greenfield, age 65, passed away peacefully on Aug. 26, 2014, after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Darwin was born on July 20, 1949, in Bellingham and grew up in Custer until ...

John Lagerwey

John J. “Jim” Lagerwey, 77, of Lynden, died on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. Service arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Service…. This content is for subscribers only. ...

Local forums set on candidates, issues

BELLINGHAM — Three forums will cover candidates and issues in the Nov. 4 election. This is the schedule: • Saturday, Sept. 27, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Bellingham City Council chambers, 210 Lottie ...

Audubon study: Birds could be warmed out

NEW YORK — Climate change threatens nearly half the bird species in the continental United States and Canada, including the Bald Eagle and dozens of iconic birds like the Common Loon, Baltimore Oriole ...

Heroes Day event at CHCC open to all, marks 9/11

LYNDEN — The Christian Health Care Center at 855  Aaron Drive hosts its seventh annual Heroes Day event on Thursday, Sept. 11. Heroes Day is meant to remember the sacrifice of those who died on 9/11/2001 ...

Course helps in starting a business

BELLINGHAM — Western Washington University’s Small Business Development Center, along with Whatcom Community College and the NW Innovation Resource Center are collaborating to offer the course “Launch ...

Lynden family injured in Oregon vehicle collision

LYNDEN -— A vehicle accident near Hood River, Oregon, on Aug. 21 seriously injured members of the local Struiksma family. As of Sept. 4, two weeks after the crash, Sharye Struiksma, 33, was moved out ...

Meeting deals with winter emergency readiness

LYNDEN -— A Community Preparedness Fair open to all will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 17, starting at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Annex building, 205 Fourth St. This is an annual effort by local emergency-response ...

Calendar

ONGOING Clock exhibit The Lynden Pioneer Museum hosts an exhibit of historic clockworks from the West Coast Clock and Watch Museum through Sept. 15. Several dozen timepieces from the 1700s through the ...

Hospice needs more volunteer caregivers

BELLINGHAM — Whatcom Hospice needs more caregiver volunteers at the Hospice House and in the community to help those facing life-threatening illnesses. The volunteer caregivers provide emotional support ...