LHS releases first-semester principal’s honor roll

LYNDEN — Lynden High School has released its first-semester principal’s honor roll, and the following students are listed:   4.0 grade-point average Seniors—Tylar Holden, Harmeen Kaur, Scott ...
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Mary Swinburnson – 80th birthday

Mary Ellen (Hicks) Swinburnson of Lynden plans to celebrate her 80th birthday with family and friends at a gathering in Lynden planned by her children. She was born on March 3, 1934, in Lynden to Alvin ...

Fire Hall Cafe has new specialty coffee, tea blends

LYNDEN ­— The Fire House Cafe in the Jansen Art Center, 321 Front St., now has its own specialty coffee blend from Tony’s, said chef Sean Beanblossom. The dark roast Firehall is described as “bittersweet ...

Banker promoted

BELLINGHAM — Peoples Bank announces officer promotions, including that of Mark Swanson to vice president. Swanson continues in his role as manager of the Cordata and West Lynden branches of the bank…. ...

LHS future business students shine at regionals

LYNDEN ­— On Saturday, Feb. 8, Lynden High School sent 17 members of Future Business Leaders of America to Sedro-Woolley High School for the Northwest Region FBLA Conference. Competing against about ...

Calendar

ONGOING Claire vg show The Claire vg Thomas Theatre presents “Bingo, The Winning Musical” starting on Feb. 27 and running through March 12. Curtain time is 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays through Saturdays ...

Letter to the editor – Feb. 26

We need to ‘plant some trees’ for our future and that includes schools I was disheartened to see that the school bond failed, yet again. Even more disheartening is the ongoing battle of misinformation ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, Feb. 26 • Bellingham Technical College Board of Trustees, College Services board room on campus, 3028 Lindbergh Ave., 9 a.m. Preceding at 8:30 a.m. the board will look at a revision of the ...

Mary Barker

Mary Margaret Barker, 89, of Everson, passed away on Feb. 11, 2014, in Bellingham, surrounded by her family. Mary Margaret was born in Bellingham to Arthur and Mabel McMillen on Dec. 21, 1924. She went ...

Edward Strachila

Edward L. “Ed” Strachila, age 52, died in an accident on the family farm at Clipper, Wash., on Feb. 18, 2014. He was born on Aug. 29, 1961, in Bellingham to Adolph and Florence Strachila. Ed graduated ...