Screen Shot 2014-02-19 at 7.40.47 AM

Visiting Montana trio attests to need for coal terminal at Cherry Point

WHATCOM — Three Montana representatives of business, agriculture and government visited the proposed Gateway Pacific Terminal site at Cherry Point on Monday and said they hope they can count on a trade ...
Screen Shot 2014-02-19 at 7.39.13 AM

‘White Christmas’ stage show good in any season for LHS

LYNDEN — “Why do ‘White Christmas’ in February?” is a question that Lynden High School drama director Tina Miller has heard quite often lately. “The play is not a Christmas play,” she said. ...

Burial Society meets Thursday

LYNDEN ­— A Thursday, Feb. 20 meeting of the Lynden Burial Society will help determine the future of the 113-year-old group. Board members have sent out a letter to the existing 255 members advising ...

Dan Heeringa lone candidate for Conservation District board

WHATCOM ­— Just one candidate, Dan Heeringa of Sumas, is on the ballot for the Whatcom Conservation District supervisor election of March 11. No other candidates declared by the Jan. 31 deadline, said ...

Senior lunch at Everson to go to two days a week

EVERSON — Starting March 3, senior lunch at the Everson Senior Center, 111 W. Main St., will be offered on Mondays and Fridays only, no longer on Wednesdays. The lunches are offered by the Whatcom Council ...

Calendar

ONGOING Claire vg show The Claire vg Thomas Theatre presents “Bingo, The Winning Musical” starting on Feb. 27 and running through March 12. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays through Saturdays ...

Lynden officer to speak on human trafficking topic

BELLINGHAM — Whatcom Community College will host a Human Trafficking Awareness event at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26, in Heiner Theater. The free event is presented by WCC’s Programming & Diversity ...

Day on fruit tree growing March 1 at Mount Vernon

MOUNT VERNON — The Western Washington Fruit Research Foundation presents its Winter Field Day on Saturday, March 1, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Washington State University Northwest Washington ...

Fair scholarships are ag-related

LYNDEN ­— The Northwest Washington Fair Foundation will award scholarships of up to $5,000 to three to five qualified Whatcom County students studying in an agriculture-related field at a college, university ...

Habitat needs show volunteers

WHATCOM — Habitat for Humanity of Whatcom County is looking for at least 20 volunteers willing to enthusiastically staff two Habitat booths at the Whatcom Home and Garden Show. Volunteers are needed ...