Raphael Johnnie

Raphael Leanard Johnnie, age 51, of Bellingham, passed away on Feb. 14, 2016. Arrangements are by Moles-Ferndale, www.molesfarewelltributes.com…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a ...

Michelle Hoddevik

Michelle Hoddevik, age 49, of Blaine, passed away on Feb. 17, 2016. Arrangements are by Moles-Ferndale, www.molesfarewelltributes.com…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? ...

Don Downs

Don L. Downs, age 74, of Ferndale, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016. Visit www.molesfarewelltributes.com to leave condolences…. This content is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? ...

Friday’s basketball roundup: LC girls win bi-district title; Lynden girls fall in district title game

Lynden Christian girls 59, Seattle Academy 38 MOUNTLAKE TERRACE — Lynden Christian freshman Isabela Hernandez scored 18 points as the Lyncs earned a 59-38 win over Seattle Academy on Friday in the bi-district ...

Thursday’s basketball roundup: Lynden, LC, Baker boys stay alive

Lynden 61, Anacortes 48 Christian Zamora hit five 3-pointers and finished with 21 points as Lynden earned a 61-48 win over Anacortes in a 2A district loser-out game on Thursday at Mount Vernon High School. ...

Wednesday’s basketball roundup: Nooksack, Baker girls avoid elimination

Nooksack Valley 58, Forest Ridge 44 Nooksack Valley exploded for a 24-point fourth quarter to earn a 58-44 win over Forest Ridge in a 1A bi-district loser-out game on Wednesday at Mountlake Terrace High ...

Our tangled presidential selection starts Saturday

Washington State features both caucuses and a primary WHATCOM — Republicans and Democrats in Washington State will be selecting delegates to their national nominating conventions on different dates this ...

Legislators to report at 1 p.m. Friday in Lynden Rotary Building

LYNDEN — Forty-second District legislators Sen. Doug Ericksen, R-Ferndale, and Reps. Vincent Buys, R-Lynden, and Luanne Van Werven, R-Lynden, will hold a town hall meeting at 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 19, ...

Birch Bay-Lynden bridge continues in repair; expect lane closures

WHATCOM — Through Friday morning, Feb. 19, one lane of southbound Interstate 5 at Birch Bay-Lynden Road will be closed nightly for bridge repair work. A detour uses the interchange on- and off-ramps. ...

$200,000 to PUD helps support local water systems

FERNDALE — Whatcom County Public Utility District No. 1 has entered into an agreement with the Washington State Department of Health’s Office of Drinking Water on a two-year pilot program to support ...