Latest Milestones

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Homer and Betty WiGboldy – 60th birthday

Homer J. and Betty L. (De Vries) Wigboldy of Lynden are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on Aug. 21, 1953, in First Christian Reformed Church of Lansing, Ill. Homer is a retired ...
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Francis Peterson – 97th birthday

Francis Orlo “Pete” Peterson is celebrating his 97th birthday. He was born on Aug. 23, 1916. He is a member of Nooksack Advent Christian Church and retired from the Laborers’ Union. He enjoys going ...

Birth – published Aug. 21

Tytus Scott Heutink Shannon and Dave Heutink of Everson welcomed a son, Tytus Scott, on July 8, 2013, in Bellingham. He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and joins sister Joie Faye, 2. Grandparents are Scott ...
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Jamie Ribary – Ryan Bogaard engagement

Jamie Nicle Ribary and Ryan Lee Bogaard announce their engagement and plans for an Oct. 5, 2013 wedding at Hidden Meadow in Moses Lake. Jamie is a daughter of Jim and Linda Ribary of Gig Harbor, Tim Voelz ...
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Laura Criss – Matthew Earl engagement

Laura Michelle Criss of Wasco, Ore., and formerly of Lynden, and Matthew James Earl announce their engagement and plans for an Oct. 26, 2013 wedding at Grass Valley First Baptist Church of Grass Valley, ...
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Taylor Lootens – Jordan Kooi engagement

Taylor Leyan Lootens and Jordan Robert Kooi, both of Lynden, announce their engagement and plans for a Sept. 14, 2013 wedding at Berthusen Park outside of Lynden. Taylor is a daughter of Lance and Connie ...
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Bob and Bunny Hudson – 50th birthday

Bob and Bunny Hudson of Bellingham are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married at Central Lutheran Church in Bellingham on Aug. 17, 1963. Bob spent many years in route sales and is ...
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Alice Sauvageau – 86th birthday

Alice Mildred Sauvageau of Lynden is turning 86 years young. She was born on Aug. 15, 1927, in Westby, Mont. She is retired as a master gardener for the city of Anchorage, where she was responsible for ...
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Harold Stremler – 80th birthday

Harold Stremler of Mesa, Ariz., is celebrating his 80th birthday. His children invite relatives, friends and former co-workers to an open house from 1 to 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 18, in the second kitchen ...
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Ethel Boertien – 100th birthday

Ethel Boertien will celebrate her 100th birthday on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013. Born to Herman and Alice (Schut) Terpstra in Buhl, Idaho, she grew up in Yakima, Wash. There she met and married Seine Boertien, ...