FSD facilities bond back in voters’ hands soon

By Wendy Lawrence and Joe Lupo Ferndale School District Bond Task Force   Last November, the majority of Ferndale School District residents voted in favor of the school bond (58.64 ...

Mayor Mutchler: Vote ‘Yes’ on schools

By Jon Mutchler Ferndale Mayor   There’s no more iconic, central and important building in a town than the local high school. By far, it is our most valuable public asset.   You ...

Inslee proposes capital gains tax

It would be 9 percent after $25,000, with homes, farms, IRAs exempt By Sean Hardin WNPA Olympia News Bureau  The Olympia News Bureau is operated during legislative session by the ...

County jail deputy arrested on two charges

Potential charges: Second degree custodial sexual misconduct, intimidating a witness   WHATCOM — A county corrections deputy was arrested Jan. 14 on investigation of sexual misconduct ...

Bert Kamps

  Bert Kamps was born on May 2, 1923, as the third child of six to Egbert Kamps and Della Heun Kamps in Strasburg, North Dakota. He survived all his siblings, Ethel, Clarence, Eddie, ...

Rev. Andrew Cammenga

  At age 82, after complications from a battle with multiple myeloma, Rev. Andrew Cammenga was taken into the presence of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Jan. 16, 2019.   Cam ...

Virginia Green

  Virginia “Juanita” Green age 93, passed away at the Christian Health Care Center of Lynden on Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, of Alzheimer’s disease. She was always a joy to be around ...

Glenn Titus

  Glenn Leigh Titus, age 90, of Bellingham, passed away on Jan. 8, 2019, at the Whatcom Hospice House.   Glenn was a third-generation Whatcom County resident, born in Laurel ...

Dorothy De Young

  Dorothy De Young, age 85, went to be with her Lord Jesus Christ on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. She was always friendly to everyone she met.   Dorothy was born Nov. 17, 1933, in ...

Mary Boymook

  Mary Boymook, age 86, of Lynden, passed away on Monday, Jan. 21, 2019. Funeral arrangements are pending with Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services.