Singer Natalie Grant to perform in Dare to Be … women’s event in Lynden on Jan. 19

WHATCOM — Dare to Be … The Journey Continues, an event for today’s Christian women, brings Grammy-nominated singer Natalie Grant and international speaker and author Charlotte Gambill to Lynden Jan. ...

Marie Kaptein

Marie Kaptein, age 92, of Lynden, was called home to her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013. A daughter of John and Gertrude (Griffoen) Van Dyke, she was born on March 19, 1921, in Conrad, Mont., ...

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ONGOING Coat drive The Lynden Food Pavilion is hosting a coat drive of gently used coats or jackets through Dec. 14. The donations will be given to those in need in Whatcom County. LCS concerts Lynden ...

Youth group from Cornerstone will carol and collect food on Dec. 13

LYNDEN ­— A boys and girls club composed of kids in grades 7-10 at Cornerstone Christian School is planning a food drive while caroling through Lynden on a hay wagon on Friday, Dec. 13. “We get together ...

Maple Falls family of 13 aided after Saturday house fire

MAPLE FALLS — The Mt. Baker Chapter of the American Red Cross responded to a house fire in Maple Falls on Saturday, Dec. 7, at 1:30 p.m. The fire caused major damage to the home, displacing the family ...

Taco Time supporting Project Hope with Dec. 18 sales

LYNDEN — The Lynden Taco Time restaurant will donate all its net sales from Wednesday, Dec. 18, to the Project Hope food bank. Last year, the restaurant donated more than $3,000 to the food bank, which ...

State’s archives, with local branch, rated among best

BELLINGHAM — Family Tree Magazine has issued its 2013 list of Best State Websites for Genealogy and the list includes the Washington State Digital Archives and Washington State Library. The Washington ...
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Lisa Fisher and Matt Korthuis wedding

Lisa Fisher and Matt Korthuis were united in marriage on Sept. 21, 2013, at the Cruise Terminal in Bellingham, and a dinner reception followed the ceremony. The bride is a daughter of Scott and Nancy Fisher ...
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Dale and Jackie Rick – 60th anniversary

Dale and Jackie Rick celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary at Hope Lutheran Church in Lynden on Nov. 17 with their own family and their church family. They were married on Nov. 14, 1953, in Central ...

Births – published Dec. 11

WESTON JAMES VANCORBACH Jeannie and Loren VanCorbach of Lynden welcomed a son, Weston James, on Nov. 21, 2013, at the Bellingham Birth Center. He weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce, and joins Owen, 8, Macy, 4, ...