James Beckett

James Henry Beckett, age 81, of Big Lake, Wash., went home to be with the Lord on April 13, 2014. Jim was born in Blaine on June 21, 1932, to Sidney and Alice Beckett. Jim’s father passed away when Jim ...

Wilma Langstraat

Wilma Langstraat went home to be with Jesus, her Lord and Savior, on Thursday, April 10, 2014. She passed away in the presence of loved ones at the age of 91. Born in Hospers, Iowa, on Jan. 19, 1923, to ...

Calendar printed, produced locally wins national award

WHEATON, ILL. ­— The Northwest Scenic 2014 calendar published by Lynden’s true-IMAGE Publishing LLC was judged best in the category of Promotional Scenic Wall Calendar by the Calendar Marketing Association. ...

Agencies want reports of elk crossings

SKAGIT — Three state agencies are seeking additional information regarding vehicle collisions with elk on State Route 20 between Sedro Woolley and Rockport. The North Cascades Elk Workgroup includes ...

Speaker series launched by Sust. Connections

BELLINGHAM — On May 22 Sustainable Connections begins a “Future of Business: People, Planet, Profit” speaker series that replaces the previous all-day Future of Business Conference. The first speaker ...

Opportunity Council can help with Puget Sound Energy bills

WHATCOM — The Opportunity Council’s Energy Assistance program continues to schedule appointments by phone for the Puget Sound Energy Home Energy Lifeline Program (PSE HELP) in Whatcom County. The phone ...

Raske joins Cox

BELLINGHAM — Dan Raske has joined Keith Cox Autobahn as parts manager and associate service writer. Raske has worked in the mechanical parts industry for 27 years. Most recently, he managed the parts ...

Dinner auction event Friday aids three couples dealing with cancer

LYNDEN — Everyone is admitted to an evening event this Friday, April 25, that will help three local couples dealing with cancer. The barbecue dinner, silent auction, raffle and more will be in North ...

April 30 event informs on state of tourism

BELLINGHAM — An April 30 tourism event includes an informational presentation on “The State of the American Traveler.” This will cover tourism trends and research, creative best practices, taking ...

Calendar

ONGOING Dinner and Pops Concert tickets The Dinner and Pops Concerts of Lynden Christian High School music students will be at 6:30 p.m. April 25-26 in the middle school gym. Ticket prices are $14 for ...