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Ashley Cronk – Cody Nolte engagement

Ashley Cronk and Cody Nolte announce their engagement and plans for a June 2015 wedding in Deming. Ashley grew up in Deming, while Cody grew up in Ferndale. The couple met through mutual friends and the ...

Extra patrols target distracted drivers

WHATCOM — Law enforcement officers will be out in extra force from May 19 through June 1 searching for not only unbuckled drivers but distracted drivers as part of the annual “Click it or Ticket” ...

State forestry association to have annual meeting here

WHATCOM -— The Washington Farm Forestry Association, a nonprofit group representing small family forest landowners in the state, will have its annual meeting here May 15-17. Thursday and Friday activities ...

Local Extension to celebrate 100 years of national program

BELLINGHAM — WSU Whatcom County Extension is celebrating the 100th anniversary of its federal founding law, and the public is invited to join in. May 8 is the date the Smith-Lever Act was signed into ...

Lynden’s Ming cruises to win

CUSTER — Lynden girls golfer Emily Ming has put together one heck of a 2014 campaign, and it continued on Monday at Grandview Golf Course, where she recorded the top score of the day by shooting a 77. ...

Local mail carriers take food donations this Saturday

LYNDEN -— Letter carriers of the Lynden Post Office are participating in the 22nd annual food collection drive of the National Association of Letter Carriers this Saturday, May 10. Marked bags will be ...

Fishing Derby set to return June 14

LYNDEN — In a little over a month, the Loyal Order of Camels Club annual Kids Fishing Derby will return to Lynden. This year’s event is scheduled for Saturday, June 14. Similar to previous years, the ...

Percy ‘Shorty’ Maneval

Percy “Shorty” O. Maneval, 90, was born on Dec. 23, 1923, and went home to be with his Lord and Savior on April 27, 2014. Shorty was born in Walla Walla and moved to Lynden when he was 10 years old. ...

Roger Vande Kamp

Roger Marion Vande Kamp passed away on Sunday, May 4, 2014. Roger was born in Lynden on March 30, 1932, to Wynard and Pearl Vande Kamp. As a young man, Roger worked on his father’s farm, drove milk truck ...

Charles Gossman

Associate professor emeritus Charles Spurgeon Gossman passed away on April 2, 2014, in Lynden, where he had lived since 1968. He was born on July 28, 1925, in Petaluma, California, to Anna and Spurgeon ...