Joseph Fiamengo

  Joseph A. Fiamengo passed away on Feb. 10, 2015, at the age of 101.   A private graveside service will be held at a later date…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? ...

Three running for county Dairy Ambassador

  WHATCOM — Tickets can now be reserved for the March 27 Whatcom County Dairy Ambassador Coronation and Banquet event, to be held in Hampton Inn’s Fox Hall of Bellingham.   The 59th annual ...

You can help with salmon habitat restoration

  WHATCOM — Come join with the Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Association and help restore streamside habitat for salmon. Tools and gloves will be provided; just come wearing sturdy shoes, long pants ...

Realignment project crimps Mt. Baker Hwy.

  MAPLE FALLS — Travelers on State Route 542 (Mt. Baker Highway) should expect delays near Maple Falls this week as contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation ...

Seattle trio joins March 29 with Whatcom orchestra

  BELLINGHAM — Three Seattle Symphony soloists join the full Whatcom Symphony Orchestra on Sunday, March 29, at 3 p.m. in the Mount Baker Theatre.   Principal cellist Efe Baltacigil, associate ...

Medicare system details to be explained

  BELLINGHAM — Learn the ins and outs of the Medicare system from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, March 19, at Whatcom Community College.   Australia Cosby, coordinator of the Statewide Health Insurance ...

Calendar

ONGOING School tours The Lynden School District is hosting community information nights at Lynden Middle School and Fisher Elementary School. A LMS tour and Q&A session is from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, ...

WID boards to meet, work on shared issues

  LYNDEN ­— All six Watershed Improvement District boards of supervisors of north Whatcom County are scheduled to meet in March.   The Bertrand one met on March 3. The remaining slate is: Laurel, ...

Letters to the editor – March 4

Why doesn’t Lynden support schools?   As recent transplants from Seattle, we are enjoying our new lives in Lynden. We are impressed with the friendliness and character of this small community. Our ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, March 4 • Lynden City Council Public Works Committee, second floor conference room, City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4:30 p.m. Thursday, March 5 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, ...