Latest Milestones

Births – published Oct. 15

Ginaya Leigh Hanson Jenine and Chris Hanson of Sumas welcomed a daughter, Ginaya Leigh, on Sept. 29, 2014, at the Bellingham Birth Center. She weighed eight pounds, six ounces, and joins brother Grant, ...
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Emily Jager – Michael Vos wedding

Emily Alyce Jager and Michael Wayne Vos were united in marriage on June 27, 2014, in Lynden’s Bethel Christian Reformed Church. A reception followed in Lynden United Reformed Church. The bride is a daughter ...
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Vernon and Lois Weidkamp – 75th anniversary

Vernon and Lois Weidkamp are celebrating their 75th wedding anniversary! They were married in Lynden on Oct. 14, 1939. Their six children are Shirley Allen, Joyce and Gary Huisman, Beth and Jim Price, ...

Birth – published Oct. 8

Caedmon Graeme Parsons Mika and Justin Parsons of Kirkland welcomed a son, Caedmon Graeme, on Aug. 7, 2014, at Evergreen Hospital Medical Center in Kirkland. He weighed six pounds, nine ounces. Grandparents ...
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Holly Betzer – Kurt Oostra engagement

Holly Jean Betzer and Kurt Ryan Oostra, both of Birch Bay/Blaine, announce their upcoming wedding on Sept. 27, 2014, at Birch Bay Bible Community Church. Holly is a daughter of Marian and Jerry Betzer ...
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Martin and Janet Anker – 60th anniversary

Martin and Janet  Anker are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married in the Netherlands on Sept. 30, 1954, and their children are Jacob and Valerie Anker, Harry and Darlene Anker, ...
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Jim and Evie Maricle – 60th anniversary

Jim and Evie Maricle will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house reception for family and friends from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 27, at Rome Community Bible Church, 2720 Mt. Baker ...
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Sara Hartson – Dylan Stanfield wedding

Sara Ann Hartson and Dylan Alexander Stanfield were united in marriage on June 21, 2014, at Church of the Assumption in Bellingham. A reception followed at Windows on the Bay in Bellingham. The bride is ...
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Jim and Ruth Irwin – 60th anniversary

Jim and Ruth Irwin of Ferndale are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary at a dinner with their children and an afternoon with the grandchildren and great-grandchildren at the beach.The couple will ...
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Ronald and Jean Handy – 60th anniversary

Ronald and Jean Handy are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on Sept. 19, 1954, in Yuma, Arizona, while Ron was serving in the Marines. Their children are Ronell and Gil, Doug ...