Clifton Broy

Clifton William Broy, 82, of Everson, succumbed to cancer in Hospice House on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2015 surrounded by his loving children. Born in Washington, D.C., to Glen and Mary Broy on Nov. 30, 1933, ...

Judy Vooge

Judy A. Vooge, of Lynden, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015 at the age of 68. She was born in 1947 and lived her life in Whatcom County. Judy loved the color purple, gardening, her cats Midnight and ...

Lynden Pioneer Museum starts new toy train tradition

LYNDEN — This month the Lynden Pioneer Museum and Lynden Lions Club are teaming up to provide a historic taste of holidays past. The Lions Club has built a special Lionel Train layout in the front window ...

Thanksgiving food bank distribution in Sumas

Nooksack Valley Food Bank provided turkeys and other food last week during its weekly Sumas distribution, which was Tuesday, Nov. 24, due to the Thanksgiving holiday. The Sumas distribution is typically ...

Three injured in Nov. 23 Mt. Baker Highway collision

WHATCOM ­— Three were injured in a two-car collision on the Mt. Baker Highway near Deming at about 9 p.m. Monday, Nov. 23. A 2007 Honda Civic driven by Nicky Lee Millard, 42, of Lynden, was westbound ...

Western Washington creates new Salish Sea Institute

BELLINGHAM — Western Washington University will create a new Salish Sea Studies Institute, an interdisciplinary center for collaboration, education, research and community involvement focused on the ...

Choir, jazz combo join WSO

BELLINGHAM — Bring the whole family to enjoy an afternoon of seasonal delights as the Whatcom Symphony Orchestra is joined by the Bellingham Children’s Choir and a Western Washington University jazz ...

Ericksen wants to end fantasy sports restrictions

OLYMPIA — Two senators say it’s time for Washington to end restrictions that, at least technically, prevent the state’s residents from participating in fantasy sports leagues. State Sens. Doug Ericksen, ...

A second stretch of Mt. Baker Hwy. is now one lane

GLACIER — Drivers on the Mt. Baker Highway (State Route 542) need to beware of more traffic constriction. Starting Monday, Nov. 30, emergency repairs got underway to replace a portion of a damaged culvert ...

Filing for diking, drainage and flood control posts next week

WHATCOM — Dec. 7-11 is filing week for candidates to serve as supervisors and directors of diking, drainage, and flood control districts in the county. The general election for these offices will be ...