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Joe and Alice Hoekema – 72nd anniversary

Joe and Alice (Vander Ploeg) Hoekema of Lynden recently celebrated their 72nd wedding anniversary with their children and grandchildren. They were married on April 10, 1941, at the bride’s parents’ ...
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Gerrit Terpsma – 95th birthday

Gerrit Terpsma of Lynden will be celebrating his 95th birthday on May 6, He was born to Henry and Augusta Terpsma in 1918, the sixth of nine children. All of his siblings have since passed away. Gerrit ...
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Trojans earn it the hard way

DEMING — With the game on the line Monday afternoon, Meridian coach Steve Slesk looked to Tanner Tutterrow. Moments before, Tutterrow had just received a tongue lashing from Slesk for a mental mistake ...
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Bonsen keeps firing

LYNDEN — It’s no secret that the Lynden Lions ride the strong arm of senior pitcher Brooke Bonsen. The senior righty entered last Friday’s game against Lynden Christian with a 10-2 record and has ...
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Baker puts the ball in the net

DEMING — The conditions were less than ideal on Saturday afternoon at Mount Baker High School. The perpetual downpour of rain soaked the soccer field, making it tough for players to stay on their feet. ...
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Another banner for Lynden

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — After capturing the 2A Northwest Conference championships in both football and basketball, the Lions completed the trifecta on Monday afternoon. The Lions capped off their remarkable ...

Beacon Insurance adds an agent

LYNDEN — Beacon Insurance Group of Lynden, an independent agency located at 208 Third St., Suite 2A, recently expanded with the addition of licensed agent Bobbie Martin. Martin, who has 12 years of business ...