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Muriel Cartwright – 90th birthday

Muriel Cartwright of Lynden is celebrating her 90th birthday. Family and friends are invited to an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 3, at Hope Lutheran Church, 900 E. Grover St., Lynden. No ...
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Gary and Sharon Holz – 50th anniversary

Gary and Sharon Holz of Bellingham are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married April 25, 1964, at the Lynden Assembly of God Church. Gary is retired after almost 40 years with Georgia ...

Johanna DeBoer

Johanna (Joan) Nellie DeKubber DeBoer passed away on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, and celebrated her first Easter in Heaven. Joan was born on Oct. 25, 1931, in Lynden to William and Winifred (Gunst) DeKubber. ...

Cornelius Eshuis

Cornelius Eshuis went and celebrated Easter with Jesus on Sunday, April 20, 2014. Cornie was born in Sioux Center, Iowa, on Dec. 9, 1924. He married Jeannette Broersma on June 13, 1947. Cornie worked in ...

James Beckett

James Henry Beckett, age 81, of Big Lake, Wash., went home to be with the Lord on April 13, 2014. Jim was born in Blaine on June 21, 1932, to Sidney and Alice Beckett. Jim’s father passed away when Jim ...

Wilma Langstraat

Wilma Langstraat went home to be with Jesus, her Lord and Savior, on Thursday, April 10, 2014. She passed away in the presence of loved ones at the age of 91. Born in Hospers, Iowa, on Jan. 19, 1923, to ...

Calendar printed, produced locally wins national award

WHEATON, ILL. ­— The Northwest Scenic 2014 calendar published by Lynden’s true-IMAGE Publishing LLC was judged best in the category of Promotional Scenic Wall Calendar by the Calendar Marketing Association. ...

Agencies want reports of elk crossings

SKAGIT — Three state agencies are seeking additional information regarding vehicle collisions with elk on State Route 20 between Sedro Woolley and Rockport. The North Cascades Elk Workgroup includes ...

Speaker series launched by Sust. Connections

BELLINGHAM — On May 22 Sustainable Connections begins a “Future of Business: People, Planet, Profit” speaker series that replaces the previous all-day Future of Business Conference. The first speaker ...

Opportunity Council can help with Puget Sound Energy bills

WHATCOM — The Opportunity Council’s Energy Assistance program continues to schedule appointments by phone for the Puget Sound Energy Home Energy Lifeline Program (PSE HELP) in Whatcom County. The phone ...