Some letters we missed

Editor’s Note: Due to the high volume of letters coming in during elections season, a few have fallen through the cracks throughout October. Here they are; they will also be published ...

Mary Nelson

  Mary Lee Nelson passed away at home on Sept. 30, 2015, with her loving husband Grant and son David by her side.   Mary was born on Dec. 7, 1926, in Brockton, Illinois, to ...

Jack Heller

  Jack H. Heller was born on June 27, 1916, and passed away on Oct. 15, 2015.   A vigil service will be held at Westford Funeral Home at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015. A ...

Letters to the Editor — Oct. 21, 2015

Supports Watson   I received my voting ballot today. I paid attention to the candidates’ record of experience and education. I also wanted to know how they financed their campaign. ...

Lions get revenge over Ferndale, in a big way

Lynden senior quarterback Sterling Somers and the rest of the Lions came out strong and never slowed down in route to a 34-7 victory over the rival Golden Eagles By Kevin Doucette [email protected] ...

FHS grads crowdfunding airsoft business

Western Front Airsoft to feature combat arena, spectator lounge, pro shop By Brent Lindquist [email protected] BELLINGHAM — Greg Lathrop and Kioki Frescas both love the adrenaline ...

Criminal justice costs fuel county executive race

Louws defends new jail effort, Gilfilen stands firmly opposed By Calvin Bratt [email protected]   BELLINGHAM — The high cost of the criminal justice system is an urgent ...

Fondue makes for a fun meal

by Melissa Horton   I was recently able to run away for a day of “girl time” with a dear friend of mine. It’s a fun treat to be able do that, and we ended our relaxing day ...

Ferndale gears up for Halloween

Downtown Trick or Treat, Haunt the Park, Pumpkin People all planned FERNDALE — As Halloween draws closer, the Ferndale Chamber of Commerce is offering two family-friendly events to ...

Ballots sent out; if you are missed, call county office

Six new ballot drop boxes added   WHATOM — Ballots for the Nov. 3 general election were mailed out by the County Auditor’s Office on Oct. 14.   Voters can also expect to ...