Sefzik bill would slash gas prices nearly 50 cents per gallon

Uses $8B surplus to suspend gas tax, give working families a break OLYMPIA – Washington would get a year-long reprieve from state fuel taxes under a bill sponsored by Washington state’s ...

Two-vehicle accident claims one life in Ferndale

By Bill Helm [email protected] FERNDALE — At 11:33 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 18, Washington State Patrol and Whatcom County Fire District No. 7 responded to a two-vehicle accident at ...

John Forbes

John Forbes John Stephan Forbes, Sr., husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, died peacefully at his home in Lynden in the early hours of Jan. 6 at age 85. The family is ...

Joanne Dykstra

Joanne Dykstra Lifelong Lynden resident Joanne Marie Dykstra was called home to the Lord on Jan. 11. She passed away peacefully in her home on Polinder Road at the age of 88, the same ...

Nicole Barrow

Nicole Barrow Nicole Roberta Barrow went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, Jan. 11 after an extended illness. She is remembered as being very compassionate, empathetic, and ...

Frank Rempel

Frank Rempel Frank Rempel Jr. passed away on Dec. 18, 2021 at the age of 78 in Golden Valley, Arizona with his loving wife Doris beside him.  Frank was born in Katcher, Germany in ...

Agnes Slump

Agnes Slump Agnes Slump, loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother (Beppe) went to be with her heavenly Father on Jan. 13 in Lynden at the age of 92. She was born on July ...

Jose Cardona

Jose Cardona, age 75, passed away at Whatcom Hospice House on Friday, Jan. 14. Rosary will be Thursday, Jan. 20 beginning at 6 p.m. at Gillies Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be Friday, ...

Terry Marks

Terry Marks went home to be with his Lord and Savior unexpectedly on Dec. 27, 2021. A celebration of Terry’s life will be held on Saturday, Jan. 22 at 1 p.m. at First Reformed Church, ...

George Hickey

George Alan Hickey, born March 28, 1927, passed away on Jan. 3. Full obituary will be published at a later date. Arrangements by Whatcom Cremation and Funeral.