Farmers see high milk price

WHATCOM -— It may be close to the best of times, in terms of milk price, to be a dairy farmer. That’s good news for milk-producing Whatcom County. The indicator Class III manufacturing-grade price ...

NWC boys soccer: LC tops Meridian

It’s become a consistent trend for NWC soccer fans to hear good things about Lyncs’ midfielder Cody Fransen following a game. Tuesday was no different. Fransen scored two goals in yesterday’s ...
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Little House on the Schoolyard

LYNDEN -— The experiences of children’s book character Laura Ingalls Wilder came vividly to life for Lynden Christian Elementary School students on Friday. The open grounds across from the Drayton ...

LHS students presenting comedic murder mystery

LYNDEN — The Lynden High School drama department will premiere a different kind of production on Friday. Different, that is, from traditional on-stage productions. LHS will do three productions of “Mayhem ...

County allows pot near home owners if they agree

WHATCOM -— The county’s interim rules for locating a marijuana growing or processing facility have been eased a bit. It will now be possible to have a pot operation within 300 feet of existing residences ...

Louws reports on progress, looks to future needs

WHATCOM -— Whatcom County Executive Jack Louws gave a state-of-the-county report to the County Council on April 22. He reviewed accomplishments of the past year and looked to future goals and challenges. ...
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Mylon Smith purchases Gillies Funeral Home

LYNDEN — Mylon Smith and his wife Shannon have purchased Gillies Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Mylon, who has worked at Gillies since 1993, is a son of the late Don Smith, the previous owner, ...

‘Star Wars’ is back, and hopefully better than ever

I’m what you might call a jaded “Star Wars” fan. I grew up watching my dad’s THX-remastered copies of the original trilogy on VHS. I remember the first time I watched each movie; I even remember ...

Calendar

ONGOING Local play The Lynden Performing Arts Guild presents “The Mouse That Roared,” a comedy of war and peace, at the Claire vg Thomas Theatre in Dutch Village Mall on Thursdays through Sundays May ...

15th Fairhaven Outdoor Cinema season set

BELLINGHAM — A 15th season of Fairhaven Outdoor Cinema kicks off June 21 with the family adventure classic “The Goonies” and then Disney’s 2014 animated hit “Frozen” on June 28. The series, ...