$23,500 raised for Rebound

BELLINGHAM ­— The Woods Coffee’s recent fundraiser for Rebound of Whatcom County raised more than $23,000 for underprivileged children locally. The sixth annual Cups of Hope fundraising event was ...

Youth Fair this week at Lynden fairgrounds

LYNDEN — The 2014 Whatcom County Youth Fair, involving hundreds of youths ages 6 to 18, takes place this Friday and Saturday at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds. The multi-faceted “experience that ...
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Musical masters

Lynden-area piano and violin students performed to a capacity Martha Helder Honors Recital crowd at the Jansen Art Center on March 20. Piano students received awards from their state competition earlier ...

Welcome to the McConaissance

Matthew McConaughey has one of the most interesting résumés in Hollywood. Now known as “Oscar winner” Matthew McConaughey, the star kicked off his career on an episode of “Unsolved Mysteries” ...

Calendar

ONGOING Book sale Friends of the Lynden Library host a spring book sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, April 4-5, at the Lynden Library, 216 Fourth St.   WEDNESDAY Garden meeting The ...

Windows XP about to end — you ready?

The April 8 deadline for Windows XP operating system is quickly approaching. There are many issues related to this deadline for computer users, the most prevalent being the security risks associated. So ...

Volunteer April 6-12

WHATCOM — Fifteen Whatcom County nonprofits and governments agencies are hosting service projects throughout Volunteer Service Week April 6-12. Service opportunities are available for all ages, levels ...

Letters to the editor – April 2

Thanking local Border Patrol I wish to thank our local U.S. Border Patrol contingent for their dedicated and professional work. Several weeks ago on a rainy dark night, there was quite a scene of action ...

Public meetings

Thursday, April 3 • Lynden City Council Public Safety Committee, Lynden Fire Station, 215 Fourth St., 4 p.m. • Commissioners of Lynden Regional Parks and Recreation District, southeast conference room, ...

Meridian High releases first-semester honor roll

LAUREL — Meridian High School has released its honor roll for the first semester of the 2013-14 school year, and the following students are named:   4.0 grade-point average Seniors — Connor Aamot, ...