Letters to the editor – July 22

Supports Graham   Our generals tell us we are losing the war against ISIS. There is genocide against Christians and minorities, beheadings, people burned alive, children crucified, females enslaved ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, July 22 • Lynden City Council Community Development Committee, second floor meeting room, Lynden City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4 p.m. • Water Resource Inventory Area (WRIA) 1 planning unit, ...
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Len & Barbara Vander Velden – 50th anniversary

Len and Barbara Vander Velden of Lynden celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with their children and grandchildren in Jackson, Wyoming, and Yellowstone. They will also celebrate with family on July ...
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Don & Greta Elsbree – 60th anniversary

Don and Greta Elsbree were married in Lynden on July 22, 1955. They will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on July 22, 2015, at an evening meal with their children Doug and Randi Elsbree, Duane ...

Fundraiser brunch event Aug. 30 at Boxx Weddings site

  FERNDALE — A first-ever Field to Flame Brunch, a seven-course fundraiser featuring seven local chefs and over a dozen local farmers, will be on Sunday, Aug. 30, in the beautiful park-like setting ...

15 youth corps jobs in Whatcom

  OLYMPIA — Fifteen positions with the Washington Conservation Corps, a program within the Washington Department of Ecology to help protect and restore the environment, will be in Whatcom County. ...

11 on Whitworth academic list

  SPOKANE — Eleven students from Lynden have been named to the Whitworth University Laureate Society for spring semester 2015.   The students qualified for the academic honor society by maintaining ...

Calendar

ONGOING Farmers market The Lynden Farmers Market continues on Thursday afternoons from noon to 5 p.m. through October. Varied vendors of garden produce and crafted creations. Contact: Dave, 961-4061 and ...

Witnesses to big I-5 Saturday pile-up sought

  MARYSVILLE ­— Washington State Patrol investigators seek the public’s help in regard to the 27-vehicle collision on Interstate 5 Saturday morning, July 18, in south Mount Vernon, in which a ...

State fund can help small public water systems

  OLYMPIA — The Department of Health will offer low-interest emergency loans to small water systems damaged by natural disasters such as wildfires, drought or floods.   Water systems can apply ...