Jon’s Truck Repair closing, hosting sale

LYNDEN — Jon’s Truck Repair, 8971 Guide Meridian Rd., is closing and hosting an open house and parts and equipment sale. The event is planned for Saturday, March 15, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m…. This ...

Working together for a stronger Lynden

By Gary Vis For over 100 years, since inception as the Lynden Businessmen’s Association in the early 1900s, the Lynden Chamber of Commerce has attempted to connect local businesses and the people who ...

Letters to the editor – March 12

Don’t believe Disney is family-friendly I sold our shares of Disney stock today because of the way the corporation is trying to pressure the Boy Scouts of America to accept homosexuals as adult leaders. ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, March 12 • Lynden City Council Community Development Committee, Lynden City Hall, 300 Fourth St. 4:30 p.m. • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Northwest Annex conference Room, ...
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Chelsey Baldwin – Deryk Cowden wedding

Chelsey Marie Baldwin and Deryk Steven Cowden were united in marriage on Oct. 26, 2013, at Bellingham Covenant Church. A reception followed at BIAWC Baker Creek Place. The bride is a daughter of Joe and ...
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Erin Van Weerdhuizen – Ty Tjoelker engagement

Erin Van Weerdhuizen of Everson and Ty Tjoelker of Custer announce their engagement and plans for a May 30, 2014 wedding. Erin is a daughter of Alvin and Lori Van Weerdhuizen of Everson. Ty is a son of ...
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Bob and Vivian Small – 40th anniversary

Bob and Vivian Small of Ferndale are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 22, 2014, at the American Legion hall, 5537 Second Ave., Ferndale. ...
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Anna Heutink – 90th birthday

Anna Heutink will be celebrating her 90th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 15, at Meadow Greens, 301 W. Homestead Blvd. in Lynden. She was born in Iowa on March 16, 1924, ...

Birth – published March 12

Gerrit Dirk Vander Meulen Fransisca and Mark Vander Meulen of Mabton, Wash., welcomed a son, Gerrit Dirk, on Jan. 3, 2014, at Sunnyside Community Hospital in Sunnyside. He weighed 9 pounds, 15 ounces, ...

Lynden girl wins in judo

BELLINGHAM ­— Emily Bento, 13, of Lynden won first in her junior girls division when she competed in the Western Judo Tournament at Western Washington University Feb. 22. Bento trains under Michael ...