Northwest Ballet to perform Shakespeare classic at Mount Baker

WHATCOM — Ballet is a growing art form in Whatcom County, thanks in large part to Northwest Ballet Academy’s partnership with the Jansen Art Center. “We’ve had just a wonderful two-year relationship ...

New ‘X-Men’ could be the series’ best ever

LYNDEN — “X-Men: Days of Future Past” became the seven-film franchise’s highest-grossing entry yet over the weekend, and I’d argue that’s certainly a justified outcome considering the quality ...

Calendar

ONGOING Local ballet The Northwest Ballet presents “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, June 6-7, in the Mount Baker Theatre. Tickets $24-$32. Details: www.mountbakertheatre.com ...

NEXUS border-crossing center coming to Birch Bay Square

CUSTER — A joint “Trusted Traveler” enrollment center for the NEXUS border-crossing card will be located in the Birch Bay Square business center. It’s a project of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection ...

Motorcylist dies in Friday Pole Rd. crash

WHATCOM -— An Everson man on a motorcycle died  Friday evening in a three-vehicle collision on East Pole Road (State Route 544) south of Lynden. The Washington State Patrol reported that Dominic Joseph ...

Knutzen kicks off campaign June 10

LYNDEN -— Bill Knutzen kicks off his campaign for 42nd District state representative on Tuesday, June 10, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Mt. Baker Rotary Building on the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds. A ...

Liberty Gospel Quartet in local church June 6

LYNDEN -— Liberty Gospel Quartet will be in concert at Faith Community Church, 586 Birch-Bay Lynden Rd., on Friday, June 6, at 7 p.m.  Doors open at 6. A freewill offering will be taken to support Liberty’s ...

Fishing Derby returns to Lynden

The Kids Fishing Derby, sponsored by the Loyal Order of Camels Club and the local business community, will return to Lynden’s Fishtrap Creek on Saturday, June 14. The event will run from 9:15 to 11:30 ...

Local students on dean’s lists

Baylor University WACO, Texas — Lynden’s Emily Price has been named to the Baylor University Dean’s Academic Honor List for the 2014 spring semester. She earned a spot on this list with a grade-point ...
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Purple splash marks 10th year of Lynden Relay

LYNDEN -— In this 10th year of Relay For Life in Lynden, there will be a little extra celebrating of “a very giving community,” said co-chair Tami Anderson. To start with, look for a splash of purple ...