Arie Honcoop

  Arie “Ike” Honcoop went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015.   A time of visitation will be on Friday afternoon, Jan. 8, 2015, from 3 to 5 ...

Frederick Rommel Jr.

Frederick Rommel Jr. passed away peacefully in Bellingham on Dec. 6, 2015, at the age of 80. He was born on Feb. 27, 1935, in Garden City, Kansas, during the middle of a dust storm ...

FHS closes due to Wednesday bomb threat

Police say threat came via SnapChat to FHS student FERNDALE — Ferndale High School was evacuated last Wednesday morning due to a bomb threat, and law enforcement was still sweeping ...

Warren Hetterly

  Lifelong Whatcom County resident Warren E. Hetterly passed away peacefully on Friday, Dec. 18, 2015. He was 76 years old.   Warren was born on Sept. 24, 1939, in Bellingham ...

Marlene Ryan

  It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Marlene Ryan after an all too short, yet courageous and graceful battle with cancer. She passed away on Dec. 9, 2015, ...

Jerry Logan

  Jerry Patrick Logan, age 82, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015.   A private family gathering will be held.   Share thoughts at www.westfordfuneralhome.com.

Robert Compton

  Nooksack resident Robert W. Compton, age 85, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2015.   A service will be announced after the first of the year.   You are invited to share ...

Sweet treats to savor and share

  There are some flavors that are just synonymous with the holidays. Of those classics, ginger and eggnog are two of the favorites around my house. And really, what’s not to love…especially ...

Letters to the Editor — Dec. 23, 2015

Commends students who helped Moser   As a member of our Whatcom County community, I have long wondered why I continue to stay a resident in the Pacific Northwest, including the ...

Ferndale wrestling off to stellar start

Team has already seen tournament winners, and won Graham Morin Invite Dec. 19 By Kevin Doucette [email protected] Ferndale’s Ben Broselle (middle) and fellow teammates celebrate ...