CF benefit horse event this Sunday at fairgrounds

  LYNDEN — Joining with the goals of the ended Cystic Fibrosis Bike-a-Thon, the Melanie Ann Plagerman Memorial CF Benefit Show will take place Sunday, March 22, in the Washington Tractor Arena of ...

Bond-support rally planned for 9 a.m. March 25

  LYNDEN — The Citizens for Lynden Schools group is planning a Saturday, March 28 rally to drum up support for the upcoming school bond election.   Festivities will be based at the Northwest ...

Choral concerts on March 27, 28

  LYNDEN ­— The Lynden Choral Society, with The King’s Men of Song as special guests, will present “Songs of Faith” concerts with spirituals, hymns, Mendelssohn, Vivaldi, and more on Friday, ...

LPD: Beware of newest scam phone calls

LYNDEN — Phone calls to Lynden residents warning of a threat of arrest if the call receiver doesn’t send money to the IRS or U.S. Treasury should be ignored and treated as a scam, according to John ...

Vaulting on horseback is free show

  LYNDEN — Equestrian vaulting, a sport of dance and gymnastics on horseback, returns to the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds as a free competition open to the public March 27-29.   “Vault ...

Slater Road work mean flagged traffic at Elder

  WHATCOM ­— Starting Thursday, March 19, a contractor will be working to repair Slater Road roadway settlement west of Elder Road, Whatcom County Public Works reports.   The work is expected ...

County launches new website, open to comment

  WHATCOM ­— At 2 p.m. Monday, March 9, the county flipped the switch on a new county website to the public. The url for the site is: http://www.whatcomcounty.us/.   Now that the site is “live,” ...

Music teachers’ honor recital in church Thursday

  LYNDEN ­— The annual Martha Helder Honors Recital of top-performing local youth piano and violin players, is on Thursday, March 19, starting at 7 p.m. in First Christian Reformed Church, 1010 ...

April 9 meeting deals with how to replace culverts

  WHATCOM — Do you have a stream or ditch on your property? Do you have a road or driveway crossing over the stream? If so, you probably have a culvert. These pipes are often too small to carry proper ...

Calendar

ONGOING Craft show The 29th annual Spring Craft & Antique Show runs March 19-21 in the Northwest Washington Fair’s Haggen Expo Building. The show includes over 100 vendors from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. ...