Jessie Pilon

  Jessie Ruth Pilon, of Bellingham, went home to be with her Lord on Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015.   Jessie was born in Lynden to Garret and Cornelia (Buizer) Pilon.   Jessie was a longtime member ...

Dorothy Assink

  Dorothy Assink of Lynden passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. She was 87 years old.   Services are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Service…. This content is for subscribers ...

Sex trafficking to be focus of Feb. 5 WCC program

  BELLINGHAM — All are invited to learn more about the realities of human trafficking at “Not in Our Community! Sex Trafficking in the Northwest,” a 7 p.m. program on Thursday, Feb. 5, in Whatcom ...
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Kailey Olson & Ryan Bovenkamp engagement

Kailey Marie Olson and Ryan Michael Bovenkamp, both of Lynden, announce their engagement and plans for an Aug. 28, 2015 wedding at Evergreen Gardens of Ferndale. Kailey is a daughter of Charles and Kim ...
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Jack & Jean Gardner – 60th anniversary

Jack and Jean Gardner of Ferndale celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Jan. 7, 2015. They have been blessed with three sons: Michael (Kim) of Bellingham, Patrick (Katherin) of Vermont, and Brian ...

Birth – published Jan. 28

Drake Stanton Helm Kerri and James Helm of Bellingham welcomed a son, Drake Stanton, on Dec. 2, 2014, in Bellingham. He weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces, and joins Melia, 3. Grandparents are Scott and Bev Weidkamp ...

EDITORIAL: A chance to honor two visionaries

  It’s a joy each year to choose two deserving recipients, a man and a woman, for our annual Sol H. Lewis Award recognizing community service. These are folks who have given of themselves far above ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Jan. 28 • Portage Bay Shellfish Protection District Advisory Committee, Civic Center Annex Garden Room, 322 N. Commercial St., Bellingham, 3 p.m. Topics for this meeting include program updates ...

LMS recognizes honor students

LYNDEN — Lynden Middle School has released its first-trimester honor roll and the following students are named: 4.0 grade-point average   Eighth grade — Sarah Brossow, Haylee Dell, Nathan Doering, ...

Early Head Start program has Lynden openings

  LYNDEN ­— Parents with very young children can now participate in a family support program of the Opportunity Council that has openings in the Lynden area.   Early Head Start is a year-round ...