Dorothy Hobson

Dorothy Hobson, of Anacortes, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 2, 2014. She was born on Oct. 17, 1918, to Dutch immigrants Ype and Anna Kingma in a small house on the Montana prairie and was the ...

Thomas Brown

Thomas James Brown, 60, of Lynden, passed away peacefully on March 3, 2014, in the loving presence of his family and the comfort care of the staff at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center. This completed ...

Roland ‘Rollie’ DeKoster

Roland “Rollie” DeKoster passed away on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at the age of 79. He was born on March 14, 1934, in Lynden. At his request no services will be held. Arrangements are under the care ...

Irene Morgan

With heavy hearts and great sadness we announce the passing of our Mom, Grandma and Gigi. Irene Mae Morgan, of Ferndale, passed away in her sleep on Monday, March 3, 2014, at the age of 83. She was preceded ...

Cora Sollinger

Cora Sollinger, age 85, of Lynden, passed away on Feb. 25, 2014. No service has been requested. Cards may be sent to Moles in Ferndale. No flowers, please…. This content is for subscribers only. ...

Help restore salmon along creeks

WHATCOM ­— The Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Association has set several Saturday work parties to improve salmon habitat on local streams. All times are 9 a.m. to noon. It’s not necessary to RSVP; just ...

Whatcom County starts land use planning update

WHATCOM — The county is starting in on an update of its Comprehensive Plan and development regulations and also a review of Urban Growth Areas, in accordance with the state Growth Management Act. Whatcom ...

Coached Forestry Planning class set at Rome Grange

WHATCOM ­— Your land, your trees, your goals — do you know how to manage them all? A Forest Stewardship Coached Planning class for people with wooded property will start March 13 and go for eight ...

County to update critical areas regulations

WHATCOM ­— Whatcom County will begin a state-mandated update of its critical areas regulations this spring, and citizens have ways to participate. The critical areas regulations are those rules in the ...

BTC culinary arts program wins several awards

BELLINGHAM — A team in Bellingham Technical College’s culinary arts program won a silver medal in the American Culinary Federation state competition. The Hot Food team members are: Gillian Battle, ...