County raspberry production up almost 10 percent in 2013 harvest

WHATCOM ­— Red raspberry production in Whatcom County this year was 63.4 million pounds, up almost 10 percent over last year, the Lynden-based Washington Red Raspberry Commission reports. The total ...

Births – published Oct. 30

COLTON GRANT KOOIENGA Janice and Jared Kooienga of Lynden welcomed a son, Colton Grant, on Oct. 13, 2013, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces, and joins ...

Lynden’s LTI Inc. wins EPA award

LYNDEN — Local hauling company LTI Inc. was honored by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency last week for commitment to environmentally efficient trucking and shipping practices. Based at 8631 Depot ...

Habitat needs help for Birch Bay Women Build

WHATCOM — Habitat for Humanity will host an informational meeting on Saturday, Nov. 16, at 9 a.m. in the Cordata Community Food Co-Op’s upstairs Community Room, 315 Westerly Rd., for anyone interested ...

Ballots due back by next Tuesday

WHATCOM — Voters must have ballots postmarked no later than Tuesday, Nov. 5, to be valid in that day’s election, said County Auditor Debbie Adelstein. The post office suggests mailing by Monday, Nov. ...

Calendar

ONGOING Cider fest BelleWood Acres hosts its third annual CiderFest Nov. 1-3 with cider tasting, cider pressing, music, workshops, kids events and food. Details: www.bellewoodfarms.com.   WEDNESDAY ...

Summary of Ordinance No. 733-13

SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE NO. 733-13 The following is a summary of Emergency Ordinance No. 733-13 as adopted by the Everson City Council on Oct. 22, 2013. “An Ordinance of the City of Everson, WA, declaring ...

Notice of Public Hearing

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Notice is hereby given that the 2014 fiscal year preliminary budget for the City of Sumas has been filed in the office of the City Clerk. The same may be examined after November ...

City of Lynden Legal Notice of Decision Regarding a Long Plat Application

CITY OF LYNDEN LEGAL NOTICE OF DECISION REGARDING A LONG PLAT APPLICATION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on October 21, 2013, the Lynden City Council approved a Long Plat application from Marlin Arneson of ...

City of Lynden Properties for Sale and Lease

CITY OF LYNDEN PROPERTIES FOR SALE AND LEASE The City of Lynden is seeking Statements of Interest (SOI) from parties interested in development of the following two adjacent City properties: 248 Birch Bay ...