Laura Lee Butler

Laura Lee Butler of Lynden went home to her Heavenly Father on May 20, 2014. She was born in Sunset, Washington, on Aug. 27, 1927, to Roy and Gladys Sproat. In 1944, she graduated from Foster High School ...

George Dusenberry

George Louis Dusenberry departed this life on Wednesday, May 28, 2014, and was delivered into Heaven on the same day. He was born in Hawthorne, New Jersey, on June 9, 1944. During his life, he was a dedicated ...

Tessie Wisniewski

Tessie Wisniewski of Lynden passed away Monday, June 2, 2014. She was 91 years old. Arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Lynden…. This content is for subscribers ...

Calendar

ONGOING Local ballet The Northwest Ballet presents “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, June 6-7, in the Mount Baker Theatre. Tickets $24-$32. Details: www.mountbakertheatre.com ...

Motorcylist dies in Friday Pole Rd. crash

WHATCOM -— An Everson man on a motorcycle died  Friday evening in a three-vehicle collision on East Pole Road (State Route 544) south of Lynden. The Washington State Patrol reported that Dominic Joseph ...

Knutzen kicks off campaign June 10

LYNDEN -— Bill Knutzen kicks off his campaign for 42nd District state representative on Tuesday, June 10, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Mt. Baker Rotary Building on the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds. A ...

Liberty Gospel Quartet in local church June 6

LYNDEN -— Liberty Gospel Quartet will be in concert at Faith Community Church, 586 Birch-Bay Lynden Rd., on Friday, June 6, at 7 p.m.  Doors open at 6. A freewill offering will be taken to support Liberty’s ...

Birth – published June 4

Londyn Eden Johnston Monica and Peter Johnston of Custer welcomed a daughter, Londyn Eden, on May 13, 2014, in PeaceHealth Medical Center St. Joseph Hospital in Bellingham. She weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces ...

Fishing Derby returns to Lynden

The Kids Fishing Derby, sponsored by the Loyal Order of Camels Club and the local business community, will return to Lynden’s Fishtrap Creek on Saturday, June 14. The event will run from 9:15 to 11:30 ...

Local students on dean’s lists

Baylor University WACO, Texas — Lynden’s Emily Price has been named to the Baylor University Dean’s Academic Honor List for the 2014 spring semester. She earned a spot on this list with a grade-point ...