Eldon Heutink

Eldon Duane Heutink went to be with his Lord and Savior surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. Eldon was born on July 16, 1946, in Bellingham, to the late John and Dena Heutink. He is ...

Muriel Eldred

Muriel May Eldred passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at 93 years of age. She was born on July 23, 1920. For nearly 40 years she faithfully shared with others her hope of a resurrection to life on ...

Donald Noteboom

Donald Neil Noteboom, age 84, was taken home peacefully to his Lord on Jan. 12, 2014. Don was born to William C. and Hilda (Elder) Noteboom on May 24, 1929, in Lynden, as the penultimate son of the five ...

James Martindale

James Arthur Martindale, age 78, of Lynden, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014. Arrangements are pending with Moles Farewell Tributes Lynden. For updated service information, visit the online guest book ...

Bernice Aker

Bernice Irene Aker, age 98, of Bellingham, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Jan. 18, at 1 p.m. in Trinity Lutheran Church. Arrangements are by Moles Farewell ...

Van Polen to do Lynden ‘farewell’ show

LYNDEN ­— On April 23 Don Van Polen will do a “farewell showing” in the town where he began his long career as a travelogue presenter. “A World of Travel: Favorite Stories and Places” will be ...
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Finnish trumpeter highlights next WSO concert

BELLINGHAM ­— The Whatcom Symphony Orchestra performs with 26-year-old Norwegian trumpet star Tine Thing Helseth on Sunday, Feb. 9. Helseth has been hailed by the BBC as a “superstar of tomorrow.” ...

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THURSDAY DeKoster book Rollie DeKoster, former Lynden teacher and coach, has published a book on early 1900s lumber mills of the Lynden area. He will talk about the book and it will be for sale at 1 p.m. ...

Trucks getting first inspection on Canadian soil

BLAINE — The concept of pre-inspecting the cargo of U.S.-bound trucks while still in Canada has been deemed feasible, the Customs and Border Protection agency reports, and will continue to a second phase ...

Everybody’s Store gets web-linked

VAN ZANDT — Everybody’s Store on State Route 9 two miles south of the Mt. Baker Highway is now a WiFi hotspot, announces proprietor Jeff Margolis. Frontier has been doing a lot of modernizing in the ...