Nancy Elliott Sydnam tells life as pilot doctor

LYNDEN — Dr. Nancy Elliott Sydnam will return to Lynden on Wednesday, Jan. 30, to recount stories from her book, “Sideways Rain,” sharing about her decades as a pilot-doctor in the Aleutian Islands in Alaska. Sydnam is a daughter of Jackson Elliott, who co-owned Elliott & Verduin Standard Oil decades ago. She graduated from Lynden…

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