Lynden woman making quilts for Newtown

A group of Western Washington women were so moved by the tragedy at Newtown, Conn., they decided to get involved by creating special quilts for each of the victim’s families. Kelly Beedle of Anacortes ...

Great Expectations coming under New Way Ministries umbrella April 1

LYNDEN ­— Several changes are in the works affecting the Christian Hope Association, says executive director Jim Grennell. First, the little Hope Chest Thrift Store downtown has been closed. “Sales ...

CALENDAR

ONGOING Museum Sale On Friday and Saturday, March 22-23, the Lynden Pioneer Museum, 217 Front St., hosts its fourth annual Sale of Antiques and Collectibles. Find all sorts of treasures and benefit the ...

Give the politicians some credit for trying

It can’t be much fun being a politician right now. Seriously. In today’s hyper-polarized political climate, you get an earful from both sides and yet you are hard-pressed to come up with ideas or find ...

Letters to the editor – March 20

Reconveyance is great news This is great news regarding the approval of the reconveyance! I would like to thank the following County Council members for showing us that they value water quality in Lake ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, March 20 • Bellingham Technical College Board of Trustees, College Services board room on campus, 3028 Lindbergh Ave., 9 a.m. (day earlier than normal) Study session precedes at 8 a.m. on ...

Wedding, Quinceanera Expo on April 7

BELLINGHAM — Ideas for anyone planning a wedding or quinceanera celebration, plus samples of food and live music, will be featured Saturday, April 7, at the second Wedding & Quinceanera Expo in downtown ...

Lynden School District kindergarten registration taking place Wednesday-Thursday

LYNDEN — Lynden School District kindergarten registration for the 2013-14 school year will be conducted from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. today, Wednesday, March 20, and Thursday, March 21, in the Bernice Vossbeck, ...

Culture celebration happening at LHS Friday

LYNDEN — The Lynden High School First Generation Club and National Honor Society will host a celebration of culture from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday. The event will feature food samples from local restaurants ...

Court Docket

Lynden Municipal Court was held Jan. 9, 2013, and the following people were found guilty: Carmen McBurney, 32, of Aldergrove, B.C., third-degree driving with a suspended license. Fined $250. Cody Dykstra, ...