Latest Milestones

Births – published March 26

Kai Traysen Lanksbury Kamdyn Tobias Lanksbury Brandi and Dillon Lanksbury of Lynden welcomed twin sons, Kai Traysen and Kamdyn Tobias, on Jan. 27, 2014, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. ...
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Ron and Maureen Danielsen 50th anniversary

Ron and Maureen Danielsen of Lynden are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Their four daughters planned a large family gathering for Saturday, March 22 in Bellingham. Ron and Maureen were married ...
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Marcelino and Juanita Luna – 50th anniversary

Marcelino and Juanita Luna of Lynden are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house planned by their children from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 23, in New Life Fellowship Church, 810 ...

Birth – published March 19

Vera Lea Van Andel Briana and Kyle Van Andel of Denver, Colo., welcomed a daughter, Vera Lea, on Feb. 12, 2014, at Swedish Hospital in Englewood, Colo. She weighed 7 pounds 16 ounces, and joins sister ...
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Chelsey Baldwin – Deryk Cowden wedding

Chelsey Marie Baldwin and Deryk Steven Cowden were united in marriage on Oct. 26, 2013, at Bellingham Covenant Church. A reception followed at BIAWC Baker Creek Place. The bride is a daughter of Joe and ...
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Erin Van Weerdhuizen – Ty Tjoelker engagement

Erin Van Weerdhuizen of Everson and Ty Tjoelker of Custer announce their engagement and plans for a May 30, 2014 wedding. Erin is a daughter of Alvin and Lori Van Weerdhuizen of Everson. Ty is a son of ...
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Bob and Vivian Small – 40th anniversary

Bob and Vivian Small of Ferndale are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 22, 2014, at the American Legion hall, 5537 Second Ave., Ferndale. ...
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Anna Heutink – 90th birthday

Anna Heutink will be celebrating her 90th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 15, at Meadow Greens, 301 W. Homestead Blvd. in Lynden. She was born in Iowa on March 16, 1924, ...

Birth – published March 12

Gerrit Dirk Vander Meulen Fransisca and Mark Vander Meulen of Mabton, Wash., welcomed a son, Gerrit Dirk, on Jan. 3, 2014, at Sunnyside Community Hospital in Sunnyside. He weighed 9 pounds, 15 ounces, ...

Frank and Joanne Vogel — 60th; Joanne Vogel — 80th Birthday

Frank and Joanne Vogel will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary and Joanne’s 80th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 16, at Meadow Greens, 301 W. Homestead Blvd. in Lynden. ...