Edward Strom – 80th birthday

Edward Strom of Lynden celebrates his 80th birthday today! “Happy Birthday, ‘Fast Eddie’!”… This content is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? Login or Subscribe Now

Anna Parker

Anna Lou Parker of Ferndale passed away on Monday, Jan. 4, 2016. She was born in 1933 in Bellingham to Ralph and Oma Little. In 1955, she married John Parker and they raised five children in Bellingham ...

Judith Gavin

Judith (Judy) Gavin has gone home to the Lord after a long battle with breast cancer. She passed peacefully on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016. Judy was born on May 21, 1940, in Denver. After moving to Berkeley, ...

Wolfgang Kroczek

Wolfgang J. Kroczek of Lynden passed away on Jan. 5, 2016. He was born in Berlin, Germany, on Oct. 16, 1922, and survived a prisoner of war camp in World War II. He moved to Canada with his family in 1954. ...

Marilyn Hamstra

Marilyn Rae Hamstra, age 85, of Lynden, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016. She was born Marilyn Rae Zoet to Gerrit and Dena Zoet on May 28, 1930, in Bellingham. Marilyn was a housewife and stay-at-home ...

Mabel Andrew

Mabel “Jackie” Andrew passed away on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016, at the Christian Health Care Center. She was 88 years old. Arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services…. ...

Open house at new Lynden inn 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday, Friday

LYNDEN ­— As Dawson Construction continues to do finishing touches, The Inn at Lynden hosts open houses for the public from 3 to 5 p.m. this week Thursday and Friday, Jan. 7-8. The main lobby is still ...

Leads sought in disappearance of Acme man

WHATCOM — The county Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance from the public in locating a missing person from the Acme area. Andrew R. Eberli, 42, was last seen Dec. 8 in the 700 block of Innis Creek ...

Boy Scouts’ Christmas tree pickup in Lynden Saturday, Jan. 9

LYNDEN — An annual fundraiser for the local Boy Scouts returns Saturday with Christmas tree pickup within Lynden. Leave your Christmas tree curbside by 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 9, and the Scouts will ...

Farm Bureau first aid/CPR class meets state requirements

LYNDEN — A first aid/adult CPR class geared to farm operations will be held in the fairgrounds’ Peoples Place building on both Saturday, Feb. 13, and Monday, Feb. 15, 2016, from 8 to 11 a.m. To get ...