Latest Milestones

Births – published Feb. 6

LEXI JEAN VANDERPOL Jodi and Brian VanderPol of Mount Vernon welcomed a daughter, Lexi Jean, on Dec. 11, 2012, at Skagit Valley Hospital. She weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces, and joins Macy, 2. Grandparents ...

Births – published Jan. 30

Malachi Blaine Yun Krista and Hwang Yun of Lynden welcomed a son, Malachi Blaine, on Oct. 18, 2012, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces, and joins Kayla, ...
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Katie Cline – Jarrod Karuza wedding

Katie Cline and Jarrod Karuza were united in marriage on Aug. 11, 2012, at grandparents’ property on Lopez Island, with Rick Todd officiating. The bride is a daughter of Scott and Christine Cline of ...
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Michelle Van Beek – Jonathan Moe wedding

Michelle Lynn Van Beek and Jonathan Lloyd Moe were united in marriage on Sept. 22, 2012, at Nooksack Valley Reformed Church in Nooksack, with Pastor Charles Kleinhesselink officiating. The bride is a daughter ...
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Bernice Vanderpol – 80th birthday

Bernice Vanderpol of Lynden is celebrating her 80th birthday with her family. She was born near Hospers, Iowa, on Jan. 28, 1933, to Henry and Bertha Dykstra and moved to Lynden at the age of 5. She is ...
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John Sauer – 90th birthday

John Sauer of Lynden celebrated his 90th birthday on Monday, Jan. 14, with family and friends at Meadow Greens, where he resides. He was born in Portland, Ore., on Jan. 14, 1923. John is a member of the ...

Births – published Jan. 23

DOMINIC JAMES WELFING Cami and Tim Welfing of Blaine welcomed a son, Dominic James, on Oct. 16, 2012, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces, and joins his ...
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Cornelius Rientjes – 100th birthday

Cornelius Rientjes of Lynden is celebrating his 100th birthday. An open house in his honor will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 20, at Meadow Greens, 301 Homestead Blvd., Lynden. God has blessed ...
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Five generations

Five generations gathered on Thanksgiving 2012 at the home of Kathy Weeks: (left to right) Paul Heath Jr. holding his daughter Tylee Chevelle Heath, born on July 31, 2012; Gerrit Terpsma, great-great-grandfather; ...

Births – Published Jan. 16

TATUM LEE WIEBE BROOKLYNn ANNE WIEBE Brittney and Kevin Wiebe of Ferndale welcomed twins, a son Tatum Lee and a daughter Brooklynn Anne, on Nov. 20, 2012, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. ...