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William & Shirley Scholten – 65th anniversary

William and Shirley (Gorzeman) Scholten of Lynden are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary with a family dinner. On Sunday, April 12, the couple will also celebrate with cake and coffee after the ...
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Mickey Couch – 95th birthday

Mickey Couch of Bellingham will be 95 years old this month. She will be celebrating her special day with four generations of family. Happy Birthday, Mickey!… This content is for subscribers only. ...

BP refinery gives $15,000 for NSEA to help kids restore salmon habitat

  WHATCOM — The BP Cherry Point Refinery has donated $15,000 to the Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Association to support the Students for Salmon school education program.   With the money, NSEA ...

Lynden Slow-Pitch league registration open

  LYNDEN — The Lynden Spring League Slow-Pitch games will begin the week of April 12.   The season consists of doubleheaders on Tuesday and Thursday nights and will last six weeks.   Cost ...

Janet Stremler

  Janet Stremler, age 70, of Lynden, went home to her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at St. Joseph Hospital in Bellingham.   She was born on Oct. 24, 1944, to Gerrit and Rolina (Boverhof) ...

Larry Bosman

  Larry Bosman of Lynden passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, March 19, 2015, while vacationing in Hawaii. He was 72.   Larry was born on Dec. 11, 1942, to William and Jeannette (Bos) Bosman in ...

Barteld Maarhuis

  Barteld “Bart” Maarhuis, age 88, was born on March 27, 1926, and died on March 23, 2015, at the Christian Health Care Center. He was the second of five children born to Adolf and Luikje Maarhuis ...

Donna Crossman

  Donna Crossman passed away on March 23, 2015. She was born on Sept. 14, 1925, in Lynden to Clarence and Lola Willard.   Donna was raised in North Bellingham and graduated from Ferndale High School ...

Clark ‘Corky’ Johnson

  Clark “Corky” Johnson, age 89, died of natural causes on March 10, 2015, at Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton.   Corky is survived by his loving wife of 67 years, Mary; his two daughters; ...

Gloria Abbe

  Gloria Ann Abbe, age 89, passed away at the Christian Health Care Center on March 29, 2015. She was born on Dec. 4, 1925.   Arrangements are pending through Hope Lutheran Church of Lynden…. ...