Industry reps to be at Meridian school

LAUREL — The Northwest Career and Technical Academy will host industry leaders on Monday, Feb. 10, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in Meridian High School’s CTE Building, 194 Laurel Rd. Students, parents and community ...

County home sales rise 14.5 % in ‘13

WHATCOM — Whatcom County residential sales surged 14.5 percent in 2013 and sale prices showed modest gains as well, according to statistics and analysis from a local real-estate agent. Whatcom County’s ...

Whatcom Reads! features author Cheryl Strayed

WHATCOM ­— Cheryl Strayed, national best-selling author of “Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail,” is the featured author of 2014 Whatcom Reads! program of the county libraries. Strayed ...

Lynden chamber sets direction

LYNDEN — The Lynden Chamber of Commerce membership has approved Brett Kok from Guide Insurance Inc. and Anita Tallman, executive director of the Christian Health Care Center, as members of the chamber’s ...
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Tori Roosma – Isaac Salinas wedding

Tori Lynn Roosma and Isaac McKinley Salinas were united in marriage on Jan. 26, 2013, at Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Lynden. A reception took place at Westerfield Farms of Lynden. The bride is ...

Calendar

ONGOING Addictions workshop For you or someone you know with addictions, a workshop with nationally certified counselor Ross Banister comes Jan. 24-25 to North County Christ the King Church of Birch Bay. ...

Bernice Aker

Bernice (Megard) Aker passed away peacefully at the Mt. Baker Care Center on Jan. 9, 2014, three days shy of her 99th birthday. Bernice was born on Jan. 12, 1915, to Albert and Anna Megard of Laurel and ...

Dorothy Zylstra

Dorothy Margaret (May) Zylstra, born to Arthur and Margaret May on May 2, 1920, in Madison, Lake County, S.D., passed into Jesus’ care on Jan. 19, 2014, at the age of 93. Dorothy moved with her family ...

Larry Bovenkamp

Larry Michael Bovenkamp, age 59, of Lynden, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. Referred to as “Mike” by his family, he was known to many as Bov or Bovie. A son of Anthony “Shorty” ...

Martin Vande Hoef

Our beloved husband, father and grandfather Martin (Marty) Vande Hoef passed away on Jan. 15, 2014, at the age of 68 in Scottsdale, Ariz. He was born in Sioux Center, Iowa, on July 29, 1945, to Arthur ...