Call for applications for Playground Advisory Group

Ferndale School District FERNDALE — Mountain View Learning Center has been awarded a grant from Whatcom County Health and Community Services for an inclusive playground to serve the ...

Harlene Malli named Ferndale School Board’s newest student rep

By Luke Seymour Staff Reporter FERNDALE — On Tuesday, May 28, the Ferndale School Board named Harlene Malli as its newest student representative.  Malli, a sophomore at Ferndale ...

Letters to the editor: June 12, 2024

Letter: Fluoride in water ‘a medication’ Editor, Finally, city council has taken steps to remove a medication from the Lynden water supply. If medicated water is a good move for ...

Henry ‘Hank’ Vander Veen

Henry “Hank” Vander Veen passed away peacefully into the loving arms of his Heavenly Savior on June 8, 2024. Hendrik Vander Veen was welcomed into this world as the first child ...

Terrence ‘Terry’ Scott De Valois

Terrence “Terry” Scott De Valois went home to be with his Lord and Savior, at the age of 43, on Thursday, June 6, 2024. Terry was born Aug. 6, 1980, sharing a birthday with his ...

Cheryl Ann Krause (Miller)

Cheryl Ann Krause (Miller), age 73, of Everson, went home to Jesus on May 30, 2024, at Whatcom Hospice House after enduring a chronic illness. Born in 1951 in Indiana to Elmer and Betty ...

Betsy Elaine Van Weerdhuizen

Betsy Elaine Van Weerdhuizen, was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister, friend, passionate gardener and a woman whose heart was deeply rooted in her love for God. She departed ...

Mary Hickey Eiene

Mary Hickey Eiene passed away Jan. 22, 2024. Her family would like to celebrate her with a memorial on Saturday June 15, 2024 from noon-3 p.m. at Berthusen Park in Lynden. Funeral arrangements ...

Sunny skies blanket Ferndale graduation

Ferndale High School’s class of 2024 was full of hope and laughter during its June 7 commencement ceremony. The night began with the traditional Pomp and Circumstances, as played ...

Whatcom County News Briefs: June 12, 2024

Lynden Municipal Court reports LYNDEN — Lynden Municipal Court was held May 29, with William T. Wisdom presiding as judge. The following were found guilty: • Travis J. Manthey, ...