Latest Milestones

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Christine Tabert – Chris Lewis

Christine Allison Tabert and Chris Kazuo Lewis were united in marriage on May 10, 2014, at the Bellingham Cruise Terminal with Pastor Andreas Tabert, uncle of the bride, officiating. A reception followed. ...
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Barney and Nancy Holtrop – 60th

Barney and Nancy Holtrop of Custer celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with family and close friends at their daughter and son-in-law’s home in Lynden. They were married on Oct. 30, 1954, in Lompoc, ...
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Five Generations

Five generations gathered for this family photo. Pictured  from left are Lance Heslep, grandfather; Dawn Fryer Heslep, great-grandmother; Norma Fryer, great-great grandmother holding baby Kamden Heslep; ...

Birth – published Nov. 26

Baylen Hank Eshuis Kara and Andy Eshuis of Lynden welcomed a son, Baylen Hank, on Nov. 7, 2014 at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 8 pounds and joins brother Haden, 21 months. ...
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Courtney Paton and Jeffrey Van Beek engagement

Courtney Paton of Lynden and Jeffrey Van Beek of Sumas announce their engagement and plans for a Jan. 17, 2015 wedding. Courtney is a daughter of Kristen and Rusty Reams of Lynden and Tony and Janine Paton ...

LC volleyball earns first-ever state title

After 18 consecutive trips to the state tournament, Lynden Christian volleyball now has a state title. The Lyncs swept district rival King’s 25-15, 25-22, 25-20 in the 1A state title match on Saturday ...
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Emily Johnston and Ryne De Groot engagement

Emily Ann Johnston and Ryne Corstian De Groot, both of Lynden, announce their engagement and plans for a Jan. 2, 2015 wedding at First Reformed Church in Lynden. Emily is a daughter of Brian and Nancy ...

Birth – published Nov. 12

Dempsey Hudson Kooi Stephanie and Nathan Kooi of Manhattan, New York, welcomed a son, Dempsey Hudson, on Oct. 29, 2014, at New York Presbyterian Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces, and joins Lynden ...
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Alice Hoekema – 95th birthday

Alice Hoekema of Lynden is celebrating her 95th birthday. She was born on Nov. 8, 1919, to Bert and Lena Vander Ploeg at the Beard Road family farm near Lynden. She has been married to Joe Hoekema, who ...

Births — Published Oct. 29

Riley Anne Maberry Bree and Jon Maberry of Lynden welcomed a daughter, Riley Anne, on Sept. 30, 2014, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. She weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces, and joins sister ...