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Chelsea Richmond – Joshua Struiksma engagement

Chelsea Ann Richmond of Bellingham and Joshua David Struiksma of Everson announce their engagement and upcoming wedding on June 14, 2014, at Christ Fellowship in Everson. Chelsea is a daughter of Karen ...
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Five generations

Five generations of women  gathered for this family photo. From left to right are Deanna Fritz holding daughter Lily, grandmother Renee Nix, great-grandmother Lois Velthuizen, and great-great-grandmother ...

Births – published June 11

Lily Marie Fritz Deanna and Jonathan Fritz of Yelm, Washington, welcomed a daughter, Lily Marie, on May 29, 2014, at Tacoma General Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces. Grandparents are Renee Nix ...

Calendar

ONGOING Haynie shows The Haynie Opry, 3144 Haynie Rd., Blaine, officially kicks off its 2014 season with 7 p.m. shows on Friday, June 13, and Saturday, June 14, for $15. A Saturday 3 p.m. show is $10. ...

‘Snow White’ on stage this week

LYNDEN — The dancers, teachers and staff of A Gift of Dance studio have been working hard since January to present “The Story of Snow White” on Friday and Saturday, June 13-14, in the Lynden Christian ...

LHS students, teacher awarded for achievement

LYNDEN -— These items are included in the “good news” report on the Lynden School Board agenda for Thursday, June 12: • The Washington Financial Literacy Challenge recognizes students who show ...

Tea Party flag waving June 14

WHATCOM — Whatcom Tea Party members will wave the American flag on freeway overpasses throughout the county on Saturday, June 14. The target time will be from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. However, people are encouraged ...

WIDs — new solution to old problem

By Bill Clarke and Greg Ebe When the Washington State Legislature first convened after statehood in 1889, one of its first acts was to authorize the creation of irrigation districts. Why? Because the adequacy ...

Letters to the editor – published June 11

EMT efforts gratefully remembered On June 11, 2013, my grandson Jeremiah Sutton had a near-fatal fall from a second-story window of a Lynden building. This letter is a thank-you to the people of Lynden, ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, June 11 • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Planning & Development Services, Northwest Annex conference room, 5280 Northwest Dr., 3:30 p.m. On the agenda are the county’s ...