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Sara Hartson – Dylan Stanfield wedding

Sara Ann Hartson and Dylan Alexander Stanfield were united in marriage on June 21, 2014, at Church of the Assumption in Bellingham. A reception followed at Windows on the Bay in Bellingham. The bride is ...

County planning hearing set

WHATCOM -— The Whatcom County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the draft six-year (2015-20) Capital Improvement Program for Whatcom County Facilities at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. ...
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Jim and Ruth Irwin – 60th anniversary

Jim and Ruth Irwin of Ferndale are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary at a dinner with their children and an afternoon with the grandchildren and great-grandchildren at the beach.The couple will ...
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Ronald and Jean Handy – 60th anniversary

Ronald and Jean Handy are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on Sept. 19, 1954, in Yuma, Arizona, while Ron was serving in the Marines. Their children are Ronell and Gil, Doug ...
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John and Darlene Bayer – 50th anniversary

John and Darlene Bayer of Everson celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at the Cliff House Restaurant. They were married on Aug. 22, 1964, in First Lutheran Church of Bellingham. ...
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Gerrit Kuiken – 80th birthday

Gerrit Kuiken of Lynden celebrated his 80th birthday with a surprise morning breakfast at his brother Gene and Syl’s beautiful Raspberry Ridge home on Sept. 6. Also in attendance were his sister Dorothy ...

Vehicle Lights On event Oct. 4

WHATCOM -— The annual Lights On project of inspection and replacement of faulty vehicle lights will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct 4, at two locations locally. Whatcom County members ...
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Jane Regier – 90th birthday

Jane Regier is turning 90! Her children invite you to give her your best wishes and share some stories at a gathering from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 20, in the Lynden Community Center, 401 Grover ...

Letters to the editor – published Sept. 17

A new Waples story Thank you very much for the Sept. 3 article on the Lynden Department Store. Here is a story that may never have been heard about the Lynden Department Store when Mr. Waples owned it. ...

Lynden finances gets clean review

OLYMPIA -— The city of Lynden fully complied with all financial reporting and internal controls in using federal awards for the calendar year 2013, State Auditor Troy Kelley reports.  … This ...