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Heather Moorlag – Justin Savery engagement

Heather Joy Moorlag and Justin Thomas (J.T.) Savery announce their engagement and plans for a March 14, 2015 wedding in Lynden. Heather is a daughter of Ron and Joy Moorlag and a graduate of Lynden High ...
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Marshall and Vonnie Zoerink – 60th anniversary

Marshall and Vonnie Zoerink of Lynden were married on July 7, 1954. A celebration of their 60th wedding anniversary will take place with family and friends at their home. God has blessed them with five ...

Birth – published July 2

Lucas James Bormuth Naomi and Cody Bormuth of Bellingham welcomed a son, Lucas James, on June 27, 2014, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center. He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces, and joins brother Silas. ...

Illegal fireworks defined, may be confiscated

WHATCOM — So which fireworks are legal? County deputy fire marshal Wain Harrison offers this advice. If you bought your fireworks at a licensed non-tribal fireworks stand in Whatcom County, you should ...

County boards have vacancies

WHATCOM -— Vacancies still exist on several boards and commission that are appointed by the Whatcom County Executive and confirmed the County Council. Members serve without compensation unless otherwise ...

Del Bene wants easing of deportations

WASHINGTON, DC — Fifty-nine members of Congress sent a letter to the Obama Administration on June 12 urging greater action to revise immigration enforcement procedures and provide relief from unnecessary ...

Business Woman nominations now being taken

WHATCOM — The Whatcom Women in Business group invites nominations for its annual Professional Woman of the Year award for 2014. Know of a standout professional woman who is accomplished, who mentors ...

Three scheduled roads to be paved this week

WHATCOM -— In the county’s ongoing summer effort, three north county roads were scheduled to receive asphalt paving this week, June 30 through July 3, during the hours of 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., reports ...

Calendar

ONGOING Critter camp The Whatcom Humane Society, 2172 Division St., Bellingham, hosts a Critter Camp for three week-long sessions in July to teach about pets and wildlife. $185 per week. Details: 733-2080, ...

Author Aminta to speak at Lynden, Ferndale libraries

WHATCOM -— Lynden native Aminta Arrington wrote the book “Home is a Roof Over a Pig: An American Family’s Journey in China,” a candid and lively memoir about family, adoption and belonging in a ...