Latest Milestones

Screen Shot 2014-02-05 at 8.07.07 AM

Peggy Vellema – 90th birthday

Peggy Vellema of Lynden is celebrating her 90th birthday. Everyone is invited to a coffee time after the Feb. 9 morning service at Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Lynden at about 11:30 a.m. She was ...

Tracy De Boom – 80th birthday

Tracy De Boom of Custer is celebrating her 80th birthday on Feb. 15 with a family dinner at the Rusty Wagon. She was born on Feb. 15, 1934, in Newkirk, Iowa, to Arthur and Nancy Pluim. She married Clifford ...

Births – published Feb. 5

LOGAN JOHN ENGELS Angela and Johnathan Engels of Everett welcomed a son, Logan John, on Dec. 14, 2013, at Swedish Hospital in Edmonds. He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces, and joins sister Hallie, 2 1/2. Grandparents ...
Screen Shot 2014-01-22 at 7.20.02 AM

Tori Roosma – Isaac Salinas wedding

Tori Lynn Roosma and Isaac McKinley Salinas were united in marriage on Jan. 26, 2013, at Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Lynden. A reception took place at Westerfield Farms of Lynden. The bride is ...

Births – published Jan. 22

CHLOE ELIZABETH KLEYN Beatrix and Darryn Kleyn of Lynden welcomed a daughter, Chloe Elizabeth, on Dec. 10, 2013, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. She weighed 9 pounds, 3 ounces, ...
Screen Shot 2014-01-15 at 6.41.23 AM

Kirsten Haan – James Allen wedding

Kirsten Haan and James Allen were united in marriage on Aug. 30, 2013, at Evergreen Gardens of Ferndale, with a reception following. The bride is a daughter of Dean and Kim Haan of Lynden. Donna Allen ...
Screen Shot 2014-01-15 at 6.40.23 AM

Ruth Verbrugge – 90th birthday

Ruth Verbrugge will be celebrating her 90th birthday with friends, family and the community from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Woodcreek Condominium clubhouse, 1843 Main St., Lynden. She was ...
Screen Shot 2014-01-08 at 7.41.01 AM

Danae Tiemersma and Landon Pietroski engagement

Danae Joy Tiemersma and Landon Taylor Pietroski, both of Sumas, announce their engagement and plans for a June 7, 2014 wedding at Evergreen Gardens of Ferndale. Danae is a daughter of Ronda and Mark Van ...
Screen Shot 2014-01-08 at 7.40.17 AM

Lauretta Odman – 85th birthday

Happy Birthday to Lauretta B. Odman of Lynden, who is celebrating her 85th birthday this month. A four-generation family luncheon is planned at a favorite restaurant to celebrate…. This content ...

Births – published Jan. 8

JANUARY CHARLOTTE DEWAARD Tracy and Dan DeWaard of Lynden welcomed a daughter, January Charlotte, on Dec. 19, 2013, at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle. She weighed 5 pounds, 3 ounces. ...