Jeanne Ravenhorst

Jeanne Ravenhorst, age 85, of Zeeland, Michigan, passed away on Tuesday, July 15, 2014. She was born on Dec. 12, 1928, in Lynden. She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Ravenhorst; her daughter ...

Waldo Anderson

Waldo Morten Anderson, age 101, a local restaurant owner and native of Whatcom County passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by family on July 26, 2014. There will be a graveside service in Greenacres ...

Lummi Nation endorses Knutzen for state office

WHATCOM -— In a letter dated July 18, Tim Ballew II, chairman of the Lummi Indian Business Council, declares the Lummi Nation’s endorsement of Bill Knutzen for State Representative Position 1 of the ...
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Jessica Schroeder – Brady DenBleyker engagement

Jessica Schroeder of Ferndale and Brady DenBleyker of Lynden announce their engagement and plans for a Sept. 26, 2014 wedding. Jessica is a daughter of Kurt and Linda Schroeder of Poulsbo, Washington. ...
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Gary and Lynn HarDaway – 50th anniversary

Thanking God for 50 years of faithful blessings, Gary and Lynn Hardaway of Lynden are celebrating their golden wedding anniversary with a family retreat at Cedar Springs and also a no-gift reception from ...
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Courtney and Sharon Salmonson – 50th anniversary

Courtney and Sharon Salmonson of Lynden are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Family and friends are invited to a no-gift open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 9, at the home of their ...
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Shirley Speelman – 85th birthday

Shirley Speelman of Lynden is celebrating her 85th birthday. “Sjoukje” was born in the town of Broek, in Friesland in the Netherlands, on Aug. 1, 1929, to Martin and Frances Vander Vies, the third ...
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Frances Hulford – 94th birthday

Frances Hulford, it’s your birthday #94, and we all hope you have many more! Frances will be celebrating her big day at a luncheon in Bellingham on Friday, Aug. 1.  … This content is for ...

Birth – published July 30

Lewis Charles Deming Megan and Matt Deming of Lynden welcomed a son, Lewis Charles, on July 16, 2014, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces, and joins brother ...

2014-15 Whatcom orchestra tickets now on sale

BELLINGHAM -— Tickets are now on sale for the 2014-15 Whatcom Symphony Orchestra, directed by Yaniv Attar. Last year, every concert of the year sold out. “This was simply wonderful, and we hope that ...