A Whatcom dairy farms’ group of four came to the exterior of the Christian Health Care Center Monday with an interesting scene for room-bound residents inside to see through their windows. A day-old Jersey calf was being carried by Erica DeWaard while inspirational signs were held up by Broo…

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LYNDEN ­— The 2020 January Series of lectures and concerts from Calvin University in Grand Rapids, Michigan, livestreamed to Third Christian Reformed Church, 514 Liberty St., starts Jan. 8, 2020.

LYNDEN ­— The 2020 January Series of lectures and concerts from Calvin University in Grand Rapids, Michigan, livestreamed to Third Christian Reformed Church, 514 Liberty St., starts Jan. 8, 2020.

LYNDEN ­— Both the new Farm Pavilion and its anticipated Farming for Life Experience exhibit can still use year-end financial support to close the gap on goals, a letter from the Northwest Washington Fair Foundation states.

LYNDEN — The Jennifer Scott Trio is the next music performance in the Concert Series of the Jansen Art Center at 321 Front St. The concert is at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, open to all ages. Tickets are $25 each.

WHATCOM — The Lummi Island ferry will be out of service for necessary  inspection  and maintenance of the Lummi Island and Gooseberry Point terminal facilities from approximately 10:10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 15, Whatcom  County  Public  Works  announces.

OLYMPIA — The Washington State Department of Commerce has announced the awarding of $1.73 million in competitive grants from the state’s Homeless Students Stability Program to five projects that will provide services to help students and families experiencing homelessness, including unaccomp…

WHATCOM ­— Opening day of the Mount Baker Ski Area provided skiers, snowboarders and riders a winter wonderland on Sunday after substantial snowfall.

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