City of Everson – Notice of Public Hearing

City of Everson Notice of Public Hearing The City of Everson, working in cooperation with Whatcom County and the other cities in the county, has undertaken a multiyear process mandated by the State Growth ...

Lions escape upset bid, remain unbeaten in conference play

  WHATCOM — Lynden (14-1, 8-0 Northwest Conference) escaped a scare on Friday to keep its unblemished league record intact, edging Burlington, 2-1.   Mandy Warner drove in a the game’s first ...

Lyncs lose district opener in shootout

  WHATCOM — Lynden Christian (5-11-1, 3-8-1 Northwest Conference) suffered a 2-1 shootout loss to Sultan in the opening round of the district tournament on Monday.   Justin Brester netted the ...

Engagement – McKenzie Klein & Brandon Cole

McKenzie Marie Klein and Brandon Scott Cole, both of Turlock, California, announce their engagement and plans for an Oct. 3, 2015 wedding in Lynden. McKenzie is a daughter of Debbie Klein of Lynden and ...

Jacqueline Kelly

  Jacqueline Kay Kelly went home to be with the Lord on May 2, 2015, at the age of 70. She was born on Sept. 5, 1944, to Russell and Ragna Lamb in Portland.   Jackie was a cheerleader at Washington ...

Harold Haddock

  Born to Dale and Cleo Haddock at Cook County Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, on April 21, 1941, Harold (Hal) Ray Haddock passed away at age 74 in Green Valley, Arizona, on April 26, 2015, from lung ...

Letters to the Editor — May 6, 2015

We need strong foreign policy leaders   Our world is in turmoil. There is suffering and danger all around the world. Russians’ bloody land grab in the Ukraine costs thousands of lives, including ...
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We want the fecal coliform facts correct

  Members of the Tenmile Creek Clean Water Project have been meeting since October 2013 with a goal of reducing fecal coliform levels in the Tenmile Creek watershed. We are a diverse group of citizens ...

A thank you from the superintendent

Guest opinion by Jim Frey I want to take this opportunity to thank our community for supporting the recently passed capital bond to replace Lynden Middle School and Fisher Elementary School. I am extremely ...

Candidate filing time nearing, incumbents make decisions

Three ways to declare candidacy Processing starts Monday   WHATCOM — Are you thinking about running for office or already decided to run? The new Whatcom County Candidate Filing guide provides information ...