LYNDEN — Close to 200 people attended Lynden School District’s Aug. 12 meeting. Many were against the July 28 announcement that cloth face coverings or masks must be worn on school campuses by anyone, vaccinated or not.

Bernice Vossbeck Elementary School teacher Anne Marie Peach receives the Ferndale/Lynden Masonic Lodge’s 2021 Educator of the Year Award during the Lynden School District governing board’s June 17 meeting. Peach, who teaches third grade, also receives $1,000 to use in her classroom. Her name…

WHATCOM — This year, Whatcom Women in Business will award three $5,000 scholarships to women entering higher education including but not limited to technical or trade school, beauty school, community college or university.

BELLINGHAM ­—  The Whatcom Community College Foundation announces a new endowed scholarship fund to support gender equity in cybersecurity, made possible through the generous contribution of Carl Willis-Ford, longtime speaker and advocate for human-oriented cybersecurity and diversity and in…

LYNDEN — The Whatcom County Farm Bureau announces four 2020 scholarships given out to current high school seniors or full-time collegiate students. 

  OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee has appointed William (Bill) Mirand and Richard (Rick) Kaiser to serve on the Board of Trustees of Bellingham Technical College. Mirand’s term began in March and Kaiser’s term started in July.

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