Bess Christman

Bess R. Christman passed away on Feb. 14, 2016. Vigil services were held at Sacred Heart on Monday, Feb. 22, with mass of Christian burial on Tuesday, Feb. 23. Share memories and read the full obit at ...

Dwan Shipley

Dwan Lee Shipley, age 69, of Blaine, passed away on Feb. 12, 2016. Arrangements are by Moles-Ferndale, www.molesfarewelltributes.com.

Raphael Johnnie

Raphael Leanard Johnnie, age 51, of Bellingham, passed away on Feb. 14, 2016. Arrangements are by Moles-Ferndale, www.molesfarewelltributes.com.

Michelle Hoddevik

Michelle Hoddevik, age 49, of Blaine, passed away on Feb. 17, 2016. Arrangements are by Moles-Ferndale, www.molesfarewelltributes.com.

Don Downs

Don L. Downs, age 74, of Ferndale, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016. Visit www.molesfarewelltributes.com to leave condolences.

Friday’s basketball roundup: LC girls win bi-district title; Lynden girls fall in district title game

Lynden Christian girls 59, Seattle Academy 38 MOUNTLAKE TERRACE — Lynden Christian freshman Isabela Hernandez scored 18 points as the Lyncs earned a 59-38 win over Seattle Academy on Friday in the bi-district ...

Thursday’s basketball roundup: Lynden, LC, Baker boys stay alive

Lynden 61, Anacortes 48 Christian Zamora hit five 3-pointers and finished with 21 points as Lynden earned a 61-48 win over Anacortes in a 2A district loser-out game on Thursday at Mount Vernon High School. Sterling ...

Wednesday’s basketball roundup: Nooksack, Baker girls avoid elimination

Nooksack Valley 58, Forest Ridge 44 Nooksack Valley exploded for a 24-point fourth quarter to earn a 58-44 win over Forest Ridge in a 1A bi-district loser-out game on Wednesday at Mountlake Terrace High ...

Our tangled presidential selection starts Saturday

Washington State features both caucuses and a primary WHATCOM — Republicans and Democrats in Washington State will be selecting delegates to their national nominating conventions on different dates this ...

Legislators to report at 1 p.m. Friday in Lynden Rotary Building

LYNDEN — Forty-second District legislators Sen. Doug Ericksen, R-Ferndale, and Reps. Vincent Buys, R-Lynden, and Luanne Van Werven, R-Lynden, will hold a town hall meeting at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 19, ...