Bob Storms’ annual Jazz Celebration upcoming

Event will celebrate milestone, showcase both youth, professional musicians BELLINGHAM — Local jazz musician Bob Storms is celebrating a milestone and taking the opportunity to give back this Saturday, ...

Library a high-tech home

WCLS campaign boosts newer services many aren’t aware of WHATCOM — While the county library system is well-known for its print books, audiobooks and DVDs, over the last few years it’s also added ...

Emergency bank stabilization in progress on Rutsatz Road

WHATCOM — Traffic is limited on Rutsatz Road for an emergency bank stabilization project approximately 600 feet east of State Route 9 southeast of Deming, according to county Public Works. The project ...

I-5 work set southbound

MARYSVILLE — Drivers using southbound Interstate 5 in Snohomish County should prepare for eight weekends of backups and slowdowns similar to a weekday commute. The road repair was originally scheduled ...

Dean’s list

Whitworth University SPOKANE — Eleven Lynden students were named to the Whitworth University Provost’s Honor Roll for the fall semester 2015. They maintained a grade-point average of at least 3.75. The ...

Our voice: A community of support builds our local success, from hoops to books

As the gold ball rises high in the air after state-winning basketball performances, there’s more than the dozen athletes underneath it that helped get it that high. For our local teams to experience ...

One day to honor 125 years, visually

This is a guest opinion from Gary Vis, executive director of the Lynden Chamber of Commerce.   Next Wednesday, March 16, the City of Lynden will mark 125 years as an officially recognized community ...

Letters to the editor

Think again Wise people know the saying well: Those who forget or ignore the lessons of history are bound to repeat them. And so it was, in a time not that long ago, that a candidate for office launched ...

Meetings

Wednesday, March 9 • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Northwest Annex conference room, Planning and Development Services, 5280 Northwest Dr., Bellingham, 3:30 p.m. On the agenda are: ...

Calendar

ONGOING LHS musical Lynden High School presents an encore performance of Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 13, in Judson Hall auditorium of Lynden Middle School, 516 Main ...