Frances Matheson

Frances M. Matheson was born on July 23, 1924, in Bellingham, the only child of Norman and Ethyl Davis, and passed away peacefully on Nov. 6, 2014, in Bellingham in Whatcom Hospice House. She is survived ...

John Visser

John H. Visser, son of Hans and Hermina, was born on Jan. 17, 1939, in the family home in Lynden and passed away on Nov. 2, 2014. John served in the U.S. Army from 1957 to 1960. He retired from PSNS Bremerton ...

Milton Unick Sr.

Milton J. Unick Sr., age 92, of Ferndale, passed away at his home on Monday, Nov. 3, 2014, surrounded by his family. A celebration of life was held on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, in the United Church of Ferndale ...

Ralph Richardson

Ralph D. Richardson, age 64, of Ferndale, Bellevue and Norwalk, California, passed away peacefully on Nov. 1, 2014. Ralph loved his many family members and friends and was always kind, patient and present ...

Joan Wear

Joan Wear, age 84, of Ferndale, passed away peacefully on Nov. 8, 2014. Visitation will be held in Westford Funeral Home from 3 to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 12. A celebration of Joan’s life will be held ...

Rita Alvord

Rita Rae Alvord from Bellingham passed away on Oct. 31, 2014. Services were held in Bellingham. Please share your memories at www.westfordfuneralhome.com…. This content is for subscribers only. ...

SSK again matching $15 donations for turkeys

WHATCOM -— Snapper Shuler Kenner Insurance, with offices in Lynden and Bellingham, has launched its third annual turkey drive. The first 100 donations from community members of $15, enough to buy a turkey, ...

Roadside surveys aim to develop a snapshot of driver drug use in Washington

WHATCOM -— In the summer, roadside surveys were conducted by the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation in Washington to measure the degree of impaired driving taking place on state roads. The ...

Tickets free for veterans, families

BELLINGHAM -— Northwest event planners and ticket buyers have donated more than $100,000 in entertainment event tickets to Northwest veterans, U.S. military and their immediate family members through ...

County selling tax-foreclosed properties Nov. 21

BELLINGHAM -— Whatcom County’s annual public auction of tax foreclosure property will be on Friday, Nov. 21, starting at 9 a.m., in the County Council chambers of the County Courthouse, 311 Grand Ave. ...