Jerry Bruneau

  Jerry E. Bruneau, of Everson, passed away on Thursday, March 12, 2015, at the age of 55.   Arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services…. This content is ...

Evelyn Massey

  Evelyn E. Massey, of Everson, passed away at Stafholt Good Samaritan Center in Blaine on Saturday, March 14, 2015, at the age of 93.   Arrangements are pending with Gilles Funeral Home and Cremation ...

Opinion: ‘If not now, when?’ on Lynden bond

by Scott Korthuis, mayor   As Lynden’s mayor and a lifelong resident who, like many of you, raised children in this community, I feel compelled to weigh in on the important matter of the April 28 ...

CF benefit horse event this Sunday at fairgrounds

  LYNDEN — Joining with the goals of the ended Cystic Fibrosis Bike-a-Thon, the Melanie Ann Plagerman Memorial CF Benefit Show will take place Sunday, March 22, in the Washington Tractor Arena of ...

Bond-support rally planned for 9 a.m. March 25

  LYNDEN — The Citizens for Lynden Schools group is planning a Saturday, March 28 rally to drum up support for the upcoming school bond election.   Festivities will be based at the Northwest ...

Choral concerts on March 27, 28

  LYNDEN ­— The Lynden Choral Society, with The King’s Men of Song as special guests, will present “Songs of Faith” concerts with spirituals, hymns, Mendelssohn, Vivaldi, and more on Friday, ...

Vaulting on horseback is free show

  LYNDEN — Equestrian vaulting, a sport of dance and gymnastics on horseback, returns to the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds as a free competition open to the public March 27-29.   “Vault ...

Slater Road work mean flagged traffic at Elder

  WHATCOM ­— Starting Thursday, March 19, a contractor will be working to repair Slater Road roadway settlement west of Elder Road, Whatcom County Public Works reports.   The work is expected ...

County launches new website, open to comment

  WHATCOM ­— At 2 p.m. Monday, March 9, the county flipped the switch on a new county website to the public. The url for the site is: http://www.whatcomcounty.us/.   Now that the site is “live,” ...

Music teachers’ honor recital in church Thursday

  LYNDEN ­— The annual Martha Helder Honors Recital of top-performing local youth piano and violin players, is on Thursday, March 19, starting at 7 p.m. in First Christian Reformed Church, 1010 ...