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Chelsea Richmond – Joshua Struiksma wedding

Chelsea Ann Richmond and Joshua David Struiksma were united in marriage on June 14, 2014, at Christ Fellowship in Everson. A reception followed. The bride is a daughter of Karen Richmond of Black Diamond, ...
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Malia Dykes – Jeffrey Reynolds engagement

Malia JoAnn Dykes and Jeffrey Bryon Reynolds announce their engagement and plans for a Sept. 13, 2014 wedding at the Dykes’ residence. Malia is a daughter of Troy and Sheri Dykes of Sumas. She graduated ...
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Baily Entrikin – Tommy Simmons engagement

Baily Entrikin and Tommy Simmons of Virginia announce their engagement and plans for an October wedding. Baily, a daughter of Thomas and Marla Entrikin of Lynden, graduated from Lynden High School. She ...
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Bill and Lois Shagren – 50th anniversary

Bill and Lois Shagren of Custer are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner. They were married at Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Lynden on Aug. 28, 1964. Their children are ...
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Jerry and Ellen Matter – 50th anniversary

Jerry and Ellen Matter of Bellingham celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner. Their children invite family and friends to an open house planned for 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 31, ...
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Vera Todahl – 80th birthday

My, Oh My! On Aug. 24, the Mariners’ #1 fan turned 80! The family of Vera Todahl invites you to join them at an open house dessert social in her honor from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 6. It will be ...

Birth – published Aug. 27

Casyn Rain Mulder Brandon and Kari Mulder of Sumas have welcomed a daughter, Casyn Rain, into their family through adoption. Casyn was born in Olympia on July 21, 2013, and weighed 9 pounds, 7 ounces. ...

Semiahmoo names GM

BLAINE — Mark Andrew has been named the general manager responsible for daily operations of the Semiahmoo Resort, Golf & Spa for management firm Coastal Hotels. Andrew joins Semiahmoo with more than ...

Some local road projects still active

WHATCOM — One lane of State Route 9 between Doran Road and the Mount Baker Highway continues to be closed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays this week for road work. Flaggers will direct traffic in the ...

Shellfish from some beaches again safe to eat

BELLINGHAM — The biotoxin closure for recreational harvest of molluscan shellfish has been lifted on beaches from Point Whitehorn north to the Canadian border. However, Point Roberts and all beaches ...