‘Snow White’ on stage this week

LYNDEN — The dancers, teachers and staff of A Gift of Dance studio have been working hard since January to present “The Story of Snow White” on Friday and Saturday, June 13-14, in the Lynden Christian ...

LHS students, teacher awarded for achievement

LYNDEN -— These items are included in the “good news” report on the Lynden School Board agenda for Thursday, June 12: • The Washington Financial Literacy Challenge recognizes students who show ...

Tea Party flag waving June 14

WHATCOM — Whatcom Tea Party members will wave the American flag on freeway overpasses throughout the county on Saturday, June 14. The target time will be from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. However, people are encouraged ...

WIDs — new solution to old problem

By Bill Clarke and Greg Ebe When the Washington State Legislature first convened after statehood in 1889, one of its first acts was to authorize the creation of irrigation districts. Why? Because the adequacy ...

Letters to the editor – published June 11

EMT efforts gratefully remembered On June 11, 2013, my grandson Jeremiah Sutton had a near-fatal fall from a second-story window of a Lynden building. This letter is a thank-you to the people of Lynden, ...

Public meetings

Wednesday, June 11 • Whatcom County Agricultural Advisory Committee, Planning & Development Services, Northwest Annex conference room, 5280 Northwest Dr., 3:30 p.m. On the agenda are the county’s ...

Wyoming group supporting GPT 

WHATCOM -— A bipartisan Wyoming delegation led by the executive director of the Wyoming Infrastructure Authority was scheduled to tour the proposed Gateway Pacific Terminal site at Cherry Point on Tuesday, ...

Local roads being paved this week

WHATCOM -— Seven Lynden-area roads are scheduled to receive  asphalt paving this week, June 9-12, during the hours of 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., reports Whatcom County Public Works. The roads are: Weidkamp, ...
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Top NWC honor for Wittenberg

LYNDEN — When Lynden baseball coach Cory White saw an era of greatness from the class of 2013 come to an end last spring, he knew 2014 would have its ups and downs. The Lions would need some youth to ...
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Golf and soccer meet at Semiahmoo

BLAINE — When visitors head to Semiahmoo Resort in Blaine, they can enjoy beautiful views, great dinners and a wonderful golf course to show off their swing. However, as of June 6, soccer fans could ...