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Community Immy Howard ending 23 years with Chamber

LYNDEN — Monday mornings. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Faithfully telling people about Lynden — in either Dutch or English, your choice — Immy Howard has served the Lynden Chamber of Commerce as a volunteer ...
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Lynden all lit up

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New seafood restaurant embraces quality, sustainability

LYNDEN — The Haworth family has a history of running seafood restaurants, but they hadn’t met a cod they love this much until opening Lynden’s JoFish Seafood & Grill and featuring Lynden’s ...

Picket Fences sees wild growth in its first year

LYNDEN — With nearly 500 consignors and about a dozen artisans packing full the home furnishings and decor shop of Melissa Young’s Picket Fences at 109 Third St., every visit is like a treasure hunt, ...

Doyle ‘Shorty’ Kortlever

Doyle Hugo “Shorty” Kortlever, age 79, of Lynden, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013. Doyle proudly served his country as a Marine during the Korean War. He worked for the Ford Motor Company in ...
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NW Ballet offers ‘The Nutcracker’ at NVHS on Saturday

EVERSON — The Northwest Ballet Theatre will bring its “fully-staged production” of “The Nutcracker” to Nooksack Valley High School at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7. A cast of 100 dancers, under ...

Lighting up the season in Lynden

There is a joy found when light pierces darkness. Maybe that is just one reason why so many of us — myself happily included — love to soak in the festiveness of Christmas lights. They delight us on ...
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Giant tree lights Saturday

LYNDEN — At about 24 feet, Lynden’s new community Christmas tree will put a vertical punctuation on Saturday’s Lighted Christmas Parade. In a first-time event, the Downtown Business Association will ...

Edith Fischer

Edith Grace Fischer lost her long and hard battle with cancer at her home in Lynden on Nov. 20, 2013. She was born in Darrington, Wash., on Dec. 30, 1926, to William and Rachel Beebe. Edith, with husband ...
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Mt. Baker Ski Area enjoys pre-Thanksgiving opening

MOUNT BAKER — The Mt. Baker Ski Area opened a full week before Thanksgiving — pay no mind to the fact that Thanksgiving was as late as possible this year — a good start to what forecasters say will ...