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ONGOING Local play The Lynden Performing Arts Guild is presenting “The Mouse That Roared,” a comedy of war and peace, at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre in Dutch Village Mall on weekends through May 18. ...
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Sarah Kroon – Jake Burns engagement

Sarah Kroon and Jake (David) Burns, both of Lynden, announce their engagement and plans for a July 13, 2014, wedding in Lynden. Sarah is a daughter of Pieter and Linda Kroon of Lynden. She graduated from ...
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Vivian (Jean) Bode – 90th birthday

Vivian (Jean) Bode of Lynden is celebrating her 90th birthday. Friends and family are invited to an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 18, at Meadow Greens, 301 W. Homestead Blvd., Lynden. A family ...

LHS Culture Night is Friday

LYNDEN -— Lynden High School’s third annual Culture Night is this Friday night, May 9, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. This event features free cultural food samples made by LHS students ...

Five win NWW Fair Foundation scholarships

LYNDEN -— The Northwest Washington Fair Foundation will honor its 2014 scholarship winners at a  fundraiser event this Friday night. The foundation has different levels of supporting patrons. The scholarship ...

Birth – published May 7

Daniela Ann Gundersen Charlie Ann and Daniel Gundersen of Burlington welcomed a daughter, Daniela Ann, on March 28, 2014,  at Skagit Valley Hospital in Mount Vernon. She weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces. Grandparents ...

Blessing of Fleet this Saturday

BELLINGHAM -— The Whatcom Commercial Fishermens’ Association sponsors a Blessing of the Fleet ceremony on Saturday, May 10, at 11 a.m. at the Fishermen’s Memorial Statue in Zuanich Park. A seafood ...

San Juan Airlines takes over NW Sky Ferry

BELLINGHAM — Northwest Sky Ferry and San Juan Airlines have merged flight operations and are now San Juan Airlines. Since taking over Northwest Sky Ferry in 2009, owners Skip and Katie Jansen have adopted ...

Letters to the editor – May 7

In favor of Ericksen I appreciate Sen. Doug Ericksen and all that he has done for the citizens in the 42nd District. He is a great asset to our community. Last year, Sen. Ericksen assisted the Northwest ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, May 7 • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m. • Berthusen Park Advisory Committee, southeast conference room, City ...