Letters to the editor – July 22

Supports Graham   Our generals tell us we are losing the war against ISIS. There is genocide against Christians and minorities, beheadings, people burned alive, children crucified, females enslaved ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, July 22 • Lynden City Council Community Development Committee, second floor meeting room, Lynden City Hall, 300 Fourth St., 4 p.m. • Water Resource Inventory Area (WRIA) 1 planning unit, ...

Fundraiser brunch event Aug. 30 at Boxx Weddings site

  FERNDALE — A first-ever Field to Flame Brunch, a seven-course fundraiser featuring seven local chefs and over a dozen local farmers, will be on Sunday, Aug. 30, in the beautiful park-like setting ...

15 youth corps jobs in Whatcom

  OLYMPIA — Fifteen positions with the Washington Conservation Corps, a program within the Washington Department of Ecology to help protect and restore the environment, will be in Whatcom County. ...

11 on Whitworth academic list

  SPOKANE — Eleven students from Lynden have been named to the Whitworth University Laureate Society for spring semester 2015.   The students qualified for the academic honor society by maintaining ...

Calendar

ONGOING Farmers market The Lynden Farmers Market continues on Thursday afternoons from noon to 5 p.m. through October. Varied vendors of garden produce and crafted creations. Contact: Dave, 961-4061 and ...
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Another record-setting spectacle

  LYNDEN — Seventeen years ago, Dutch Mothers Family Restaurant owner Dave Black approached local youth basketball coach and hoops enthusiast Jerry Blankers with an idea.   “He said, ‘Jerry, ...

Homeward-bound: Post 7 clinches state berth

  LONGVIEW — The Bellingham Post 7 Senior American Legion team will be competing for a state title on its home field.   Bellingham’s Joe Martin Field is the site of the upcoming Senior American ...
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Photo from Appel Farms in state traveling exhibit

  WHATCOM ­— A photo taken by Ruth Appel at Appel Farms of Ferndale is currently featured in the Washington State Convention Center’s special exhibit, “Harvest: The Bounty of Washington” through ...
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YWAM opens to challenge

  LYNDEN ­— Youth With A Mission founder Loren Cunningham spoke Saturday to hundreds gathered at Front and Seventh streets for the launch of the new YWAM training center in Dutch Village Mall and ...