Unity Care NW awarded $285,000 to fight opioid crisis

Funds come via grant from U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services FERNDALE — Ferndale’s Unity Care NW was recently awarded $285,000 to fight the opioid crisis. The funds came via ...

Ferndale PD seek propane theft suspect shown in video

FERNDALE — The Ferndale Police Department is reaching out to the public for help identifying a man filmed stealing a propane tank early on Monday. A man stole a propane tank from ...

County approves letter of support for immigrant health services

Byrd opposed, in 6-1 vote on proposed federal rules By Ashley Hiruko [email protected] BELLINGHAM — Proposals to federal legislation could minimize housing and other social ...

Singing during brain surgery

Kira Iaconetti, 19, of Lynden, and parents shared Monday on NBC “Today’ By Calvin Bratt [email protected]   A Lynden family appeared Monday on NBC’s “Today” show ...

Early learning is her passion, and it shows

Mount Baker teacher awarded library’s Golden Apple award By Ashley Hiruko [email protected] WHATCOM — Kaye Marshall had two questions on her mind as a kindergarten teacher ...

Janice Nordby

  Janice Mardell Nord-by, 79, passed away on Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, peacefully surrounded by family and loved ones.   Janice was born on July 26, 1939, a daughter of the late ...

Marilyn Forslof

  Marilyn Kay Forslof (Van Den Top), beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, passed peacefully into the arms of her Savior on Nov. 26, 2018. She was born on June 29, ...

Henrietta Van Zwol

  Henrietta “Toots” Buys Van Zwol died in Bellingham with Hospice on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018. She was 92.   Toots was born May 7, 1926, with her twin sister Willemina (Willy ...

Alexander North

  Alexander “Alec” North, age 65, passed away Sunday, Dec. 2, at the family home in Lynden.   He is survived by his wife, Kathy; daughter Wendy and son Michael. Alec had ...

Charles Augustine

  Charles Augustine, age 83, of Lynden, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018.   Funeral arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services…. This ...