Latest Milestones

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Jim Mackin – 80th birthday

Col. Jim Mackin celebrates his 80th birthday with an open house hosted by his children from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 14, at Dutch Mothers restaurant in Lynden. Come wish Jim a happy birthday. Cake ...
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Hilda Eisses – 90th birthday

Hilda Eisses is turning 90. Celebrate Hilda at an open house with family and friends. Hilda was born on Sept. 13, 1924. She enjoys knitting, crocheting, gardening and traveling. She has six grandchildren ...
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Rockell Heutink – Drew Bosman wedding

Rockell Heutink and Drew Bosman were united in marriage on Aug. 9, 2014 at the Bosman Barn near Lynden. The bride is a daughter of Kelly and Joni Heutink of Lynden. Rick and Denise Bosman of Lynden are ...
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Chelsea Richmond – Joshua Struiksma wedding

Chelsea Ann Richmond and Joshua David Struiksma were united in marriage on June 14, 2014, at Christ Fellowship in Everson. A reception followed. The bride is a daughter of Karen Richmond of Black Diamond, ...
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Malia Dykes – Jeffrey Reynolds engagement

Malia JoAnn Dykes and Jeffrey Bryon Reynolds announce their engagement and plans for a Sept. 13, 2014 wedding at the Dykes’ residence. Malia is a daughter of Troy and Sheri Dykes of Sumas. She graduated ...
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Baily Entrikin – Tommy Simmons engagement

Baily Entrikin and Tommy Simmons of Virginia announce their engagement and plans for an October wedding. Baily, a daughter of Thomas and Marla Entrikin of Lynden, graduated from Lynden High School. She ...
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Bill and Lois Shagren – 50th anniversary

Bill and Lois Shagren of Custer are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner. They were married at Bethel Christian Reformed Church in Lynden on Aug. 28, 1964. Their children are ...
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Jerry and Ellen Matter – 50th anniversary

Jerry and Ellen Matter of Bellingham celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner. Their children invite family and friends to an open house planned for 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 31, ...
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Vera Todahl – 80th birthday

My, Oh My! On Aug. 24, the Mariners’ #1 fan turned 80! The family of Vera Todahl invites you to join them at an open house dessert social in her honor from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 6. It will be ...

Birth – published Aug. 27

Casyn Rain Mulder Brandon and Kari Mulder of Sumas have welcomed a daughter, Casyn Rain, into their family through adoption. Casyn was born in Olympia on July 21, 2013, and weighed 9 pounds, 7 ounces. ...