County needs plenty of willing citizens in 2014 for vacancies

WHATCOM ­— The County Council is asking citizens to apply to serve on many county boards and commissions in 2014. Application for open positions is now being taken. (Some positions were listed on page ...

Letters to the editor – published Jan. 8

Discuss the ruin of the North American Free Trade Agreement On this the 20th anniversary of the North American Free Trade Agreement that has ruined the corn culture of Mexico, driven away 50,000 U.S. factories ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Jan. 8 • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Northwest Annex conference room, Planning and Development Services, 5280 Northwest Dr., Bellingham, 3:30 p.m. On the agenda are: small-lot ...
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New Year’s Day fire death likely a homicide

By Mark Reimers FERNDALE — The victim of a New Year’s Day house fire on Rural Avenue has been identified by the Whatcom County medical examiner as 23-year-old Mindy Rhoads, of Lynden, according to ...

Notice of Trustee’s Sale – Maryann Burk Carver

NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE PURSUANT TO THE REVISED CODE OF WASHINGTON CHAPTER 61.24, ET. SEQ. TO: MARYANN BURK CARVER 1970 Fraser St., #207 Bellingham, WA 98229 MARYANN BURK CARVER 113 S. 7th St. Lynden, ...

Notice to Creditors – Elizabeth Steiger

IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF WHATCOM In re the Estates of: BERNARD STEIGER and ELIZABETH STEIGER, Deceased. Probate No. 13-4-00563-1 NOTICE TO CREDITORS Assigned ...

Notice to Creditors – Charlotte Lucille Hicks

SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON COUNTY OF WHATCOM IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF CHARLOTTE LUCILLE HICKS Deceased. NO.: 13-4-00483-0 NOTICE TO CREDITORS (RCW 11.40.150) The personal representative named below ...

City of Nooksack Requests for Bid

City of Nooksack Requests for Bid The City of Nooksack requests bids for a zero-turn lawn mower with the following minimum specifications: Chassis – Mid mount, zero-turn, commercial grade; Mowing Deck ...

Ordinance No. 1459

ORDINANCE NO. 1459 An Ordinance for the City of Lynden Levying Taxes for General Municipal Purposes for 2014 Taxes Collectible and Payable in 2014 in the City of Lynden, Washington. A complete copy of ...

Two killed in apparent drunk driving collision

Guide Meridian was closed early Tuesday as police investigated two-car crash LYNDEN — Drunken driving was suspected in a two-car head-on crash that killed two men on Guide Meridian Road early Tuesday ...