EDITORIAL: Go Lions, Mounties in your state efforts

Even before the outcome of their upcoming state championship games in the Tacoma Dome on Saturday, we are proud of what the Lynden and Mount Baker football teams and their coaches have accomplished this ...

Letters to the editor – published Dec. 4

Still against GOP We are in the midst of a GOP and media feeding frenzy over the rollout of the federal healthcare website, but I have seen very little information on how well our state’s health exchange ...

Public meetings

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

Port’s Scott Walker to be honored Dec. 5

BELLINGHAM — The community is invited to attend a public reception honoring Scott Walker for 22 years of service as a Port of Bellingham commissioner. The reception will be from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, ...

Lecture series coming to Lynden venue

LYNDEN ­— The Amor Viviente house of Third Christian Reformed Church, 510 Liberty St., will again host a remote simulcast of the January Series from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Mich. The 2014 lecture ...

Ag equipment dealers, small fruit researchers at fairgrounds

LYNDEN — The Lynden Ag Show, a trade show featuring vendors serving the small fruit community, will take place Thursday and Friday, Dec. 5-6, at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds. The Washington Small ...

Clarence Ten Kley

Clarence Ten Kley, family man, quiet leader, number-cruncher, accomplished bowler and light-hearted prankster, passed away at home in Lynden on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28, 2013. Clarence’s entire life ...

Mildred Likkel

Mildred Jane (Zoet) Likkel of Lynden passed away at the Christian Health Care Center on Nov. 22, 2013. She was born on March 10, 1925, in Lynden to Arie and Mattie Zoet. On Oct. 10, 1943, she married Gerrit ...

Lena ‘Lee’ Honcoop

Lynden-area native Lena “Lee” Honcoop, age 92, died in a Santa Monica, Calif., health care facility on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. A daughter of Anthone and Marie (VanWeerthuizen) Honcoop, Lee was born ...

New E2 Fitness Center coming to Third/Grover site

LYNDEN — A new fitness training facility, E2 Fitness Center, will open downtown at 110 Third St. in early January. Presale memberships are now available. “We take great pride in being a part of the ...