Latest Milestones

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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. ...
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Mary Swinburnson – 80th birthday

Mary Ellen (Hicks) Swinburnson of Lynden plans to celebrate her 80th birthday with family and friends at a gathering in Lynden planned by her children. She was born on March 3, 1934, in Lynden to Alvin ...
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Kenzie Van Beek – Troy Stap wedding

Kenzie Lee Van Beek and Troy Lucas Stap were united in marriage on Sept. 28, 2013, at North County Christ the King Church in Lynden. A reception followed at the Mt. Baker Rotary Building. The bride is ...
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Gerb and Shirley DeBoer – 65th anniversary

Gerb and Shirley DeBoer of Lynden celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a family dinner planned by their children. They were married on Feb. 18, 1949, in Lynden. Gerb is a retired dairyman and ...
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Jennifer Mullins – John Robertson III engagement

Jennifer N. Mullins and John M. Robertson III, both of Harlingen, Texas, announce their engagement and plans for an Aug. 9, 2014 wedding in Bellingham. Jennifer is a daughter of Maggie Mullins of Lynden ...

Birth – published Feb. 19

Cyrus Bradley Dejong Sara and Mark DeJong of Lynden welcomed a son, Cyrus Bradley, on Feb. 7, 2014, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 9 pounds, 13 ounces, and joins brother ...

Birth – published Feb. 12

Emerie Estelle Bonsen Mariisa and Grant Bonsen of Lynden welcomed a daughter, Emerie Estelle, on Jan. 23, 2014, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces, and ...