Charter review process wrapping

  WHATCOM ­— The Charter Review Commission is wrapping up its package of proposed county government structure changes to be sent to voters in November.   The emphasis is definitely on elections. ...
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Road rebuilds all over

Hannegan Road in reconstruction south of Hemmi   WHATCOM ­— Hannegan Road is limited to single-lane flagged traffic south of Hemmi Road weekdays for the next six weeks.   The restriction began ...

PSE, PogoZone supply new computers to youth center

  SUMAS — Puget Sound Energy and PogoZone teamed up to donate six computers to the Sumas youth center last year, providing the facility and the kids it serves with a much-needed update in technology. ...
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Relaying with granddaughters

Virgil Stremler, who is doing well after surgery for esophageal cancer, enjoys a picture-taking moment with granddaughters at the Relay For Life of North Whatcom Friday evening at the Northwest Washington ...

Klein arraigned in court

BELLINGHAM — The man whose vehicle struck and killed two Windward High School students and injured two others will face trial proceedings on multiple charges beginning Aug. 26.   William J. Klein, ...
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Pixar’s ‘Inside Out’ delights with relatable, emotion-filled story

Pixar’s new movie “Inside Out” certainly looks a lot like the studio’s previous offerings: It’s bright, fantastical, imaginative and whimsical. But “Inside Out” is easily Pixar’s most grounded ...

Polly Moore, longtime post office employee, diagnosed with cancer

  LYNDEN — Polly Moore, a longtime employee at the Lynden Post Office, was recently diagnosed with stage 4 ovarian cancer.   After spending nearly three weeks in the hospital, Moore was released ...

Five judges for Lynden’s Got Talent named

  LYNDEN ­— The lineup of judges for next month’s Lynden’s Got Talent contest have been announced. They will be: Doug Broersma, Bonnie Dick, Malcolm Oliver, Deb Slater and Pete Kremen.   Doug ...

Saint Martin’s University dean’s list released

LACEY — Saint Martin’s University has released its spring-semester 2015 dean’s list and Lynden’s Carrie Starbuck is named.   To earn academic honors at Saint Martin’s, undergraduate students ...

Guest Opinion: Relay speaker: Cancer opportunity to connect

by Mike Mulder   Hello, I’m Mike Mulder, member of Mt. Baker Rotary and speaking for a few minutes on the club’s behalf. The club is involved, as many of you know, in funding a number of local ...