Fred Bierlink

Fred Bierlink was born on March 12, 1933, on the family farm near Ebenezer Christian School north of Lynden. He lived on the family dairy farm for 74 of his 82 years. His last few years were in Lynden ...

Marjorie Van Kooten

Marjorie Alice Van Kooten of Lynden, formerly of Cooper Landing, Alaska, went home to her Lord and Savior on Friday, Dec. 4, 2015 at the age of 86. A daughter of Bastian and Henrietta (Schemper) Van Kooten, ...

Dixie Parriera

Dixie L. Parriera, 82, of Mason City, Iowa, died Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015 at Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015 in the Rolling Acres Christian Reformed ...

Betty Anne Miedema

Betty Anne (deBoer) Miedema, born May 24, 1931, entered Heaven on Dec. 3, 2015. A follower of her Savior Jesus Christ, she was also the beloved wife of Clarence R. Miedema; precious mother of Laura (Michael) ...

Clifton Broy

Clifton William Broy, 82, of Everson, succumbed to cancer in Hospice House on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2015 surrounded by his loving children. Born in Washington, D.C., to Glen and Mary Broy on Nov. 30, 1933, ...

Judy Vooge

Judy A. Vooge, of Lynden, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015 at the age of 68. She was born in 1947 and lived her life in Whatcom County. Judy loved the color purple, gardening, her cats Midnight and ...

Lynden Pioneer Museum starts new toy train tradition

LYNDEN — This month the Lynden Pioneer Museum and Lynden Lions Club are teaming up to provide a historic taste of holidays past. The Lions Club has built a special Lionel Train layout in the front window ...

Thanksgiving food bank distribution in Sumas

Nooksack Valley Food Bank provided turkeys and other food last week during its weekly Sumas distribution, which was Tuesday, Nov. 24, due to the Thanksgiving holiday. The Sumas distribution is typically ...

Three injured in Nov. 23 Mt. Baker Highway collision

WHATCOM ­— Three were injured in a two-car collision on the Mt. Baker Highway near Deming at about 9 p.m. Monday, Nov. 23. A 2007 Honda Civic driven by Nicky Lee Millard, 42, of Lynden, was westbound ...

Western Washington creates new Salish Sea Institute

BELLINGHAM — Western Washington University will create a new Salish Sea Studies Institute, an interdisciplinary center for collaboration, education, research and community involvement focused on the ...