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Memorial Day offers up array of services

Services Monday at two cemeteries of Lynden district LYNDEN -— Memorial Day services will be conducted on Monday, May 26, at the Lynden and Greenwood cemeteries at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., respectively. ...

Rangers recover skier killed on Shuksan

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — North Cascades National Park rangers successfully recovered the body of 46-year-old Seattle ski-mountaineer John Cooper IV, who was killed on Wednesday, May 14, on Mount Shuksan. A snow ...

Saturday Lynden Skateway event honors woman who died

LYNDEN -— Although 53-year-old Julie Paskall didn’t live in Lynden, the Lynden Skateway rink could have felt like a second home to her. Paskall loved roller skating. She had come down from lower British ...

Dog lovers’ event at Bay Horizon

BIRCH BAY — Paws for a Cause is a fun run/walk for canines and people on Saturday, May 31, starting at 7511 Gemini Rd. in Bay Horizon Park. The event starts at 10 a.m., with registration at 9:30 a.m. ...
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Dairy digester awarded

LYNDEN — Built in 2004 as a first in the state, the manure digester of Vander Haak Dairy continues to pioneer new technologies leading to greater environmental responsibility for the dairy industry. ...

City adds firefighters

LYNDEN -— The City Council decided Monday to add two more full-time emergency responders to a Lynden Fire Department that suffered a drastic loss of volunteers in the past year. “We have a responsibility ...

Candidates step up for 42nd Dist.

WHATCOM -— Two local individuals leaning Democratic jumped into the state 42nd District House of Representative races on the last day of filing Friday. Satpal Sidhu, of the Lynden area, will take on ...
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Students focus on legislative issues

BELLINGHAM — Hugh Foulke first began introducing students to civics around 1970 at Ferndale High School. For the past six or seven years, he has extended that to other schools as well, in the form of ...

Fair names Collective Soul to final grandstand slot

LYNDEN — After Pentatonix turned down the Northwest Washington Fair Facebook pollsters, the fair went back to the Internet to seek help in finding its final grandstand act for August. This time Collective ...
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Worth the effort

Farmers Equipment Co. brought an Oxbo berry harvester to Lynden Christian Middle School last week. Along with pizza and ice cream bars, it was reward for a winning ad drawn by student Emma VandeVoort in ...