Merriel Hawkins

Merriel Marie Hawkins, age 89, of Ferndale, passed away peacefully on Nov. 17, 2013, in her Ferndale Louisa House residence. Merriel was born in Los Angeles, Calif., to Merrill and Dorothy (Crowe) Vinson. ...

Alice Crabtree

Alice M. Crabtree, age 97, passed away on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, in Bellingham. She was born the fifth of eight children to Olof and Signe Moline on Nov. 20, 1915, in Paradise Hill, Saskatchewan. As a ...

Shirley Fuller

Our beloved mother, Shirley Fuller, went home to her Lord and Savior on Nov. 13, 2013, after battling congestive heart failure. Born on Oct. 6, 1929, in Harrison, S.D., to John and Helen (Haveman) Likkel, ...
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Rachel Tennant – Jordan Harmelink wedding

Rachel Tennant and Jordan Harmelink were united in marriage on July 27, 2013, at Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Lynden. A reception followed at Windows on the Bay in Bellingham. The bride is a daughter ...
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Dwayne and Carol Molendyk – 40th anniversary

Dwayne and Carol Molendyk of Lynden are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary with an open house/dinner celebration with family and friends. They were married on Nov. 23, 1973, at First Christian ...
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Albert Van Dalfsen – 80th birthday

With gratitude and thanksgiving, the family of Albert Van Dalfsen announces his 80th birthday on Nov. 25. He is deeply loved by his wife Jean; children Carol Bouma, Gary and Cristi Miles and Gary and Jill ...

Births – published Nov. 20

REX BENJAMIN DEYOUNG Janelle and Kevin DeYoung of Lynden welcomed a son, Rex Benjamin, on Oct. 22, 2013, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces, and joins ...

Christmas tree to be lit downtown after Lighted Parade on Dec. 7

LYNDEN — There’s more to see now than just Sinterklaas and a Lighted Christmas Parade. Those two attractions will take place as usual on Saturday, Dec. 7 — Sinterklaas at the Lynden Pioneer Museum ...

Laurel theater show is tribute to early rock n roll

LAUREL — The Northwest Theatre Group is bringing back the songs of the early rock and roll era with an upcoming show in the Meridian High School auditorium, 194 W. Laurel Rd. “Smokey Joe’s Cafe: ...

Master Gardener 2014 applications due Nov. 30

BELLINGHAM — WSU Whatcom County Extension Master Gardener training is again being offered for people interested in gardening and their community. In return for training, Master Gardener Community Educators ...