Latest Milestones

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Shirley Speelman – 85th birthday

Shirley Speelman of Lynden is celebrating her 85th birthday. “Sjoukje” was born in the town of Broek, in Friesland in the Netherlands, on Aug. 1, 1929, to Martin and Frances Vander Vies, the third ...
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Frances Hulford – 94th birthday

Frances Hulford, it’s your birthday #94, and we all hope you have many more! Frances will be celebrating her big day at a luncheon in Bellingham on Friday, Aug. 1.  … This content is for ...

Birth – published July 30

Lewis Charles Deming Megan and Matt Deming of Lynden welcomed a son, Lewis Charles, on July 16, 2014, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces, and joins brother ...
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Chelsea Van Dalen – Ryan Dykstra wedding

Chelsea Van Dalen and Ryan Dykstra were united in marriage on April 12, 2014, at Faith Reformed Church of Lynden. A reception followed at the fairgrounds Expo Building. The bride is a daughter of Scott ...
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Alisa Boschma – Steve Bouwman engagement

Alisa Boschma of Lynden and Steve Bouwman of Everson announce their engagement and plans for an Aug. 16, 2014 wedding. Alisa is a daughter of Vann and Audrey Boschma and Rob and Debbie Visser, all of Lynden. ...
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Jillian Elgersma – Cody Miller engagement

Jillian Elgersma of Lynden and Cody Miller of Everson announce their engagement and plans for a wedding in September at the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds in Lynden. Jillian is a daughter of Paul and ...
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Loretta Wright – 90th birthday

On July 26, Loretta Wright, the Aging Sensation, will turn 90. She will be celebrating this remarkable milestone on Saturday, Aug. 2, at Semiahmoo Resort with family, some of whom will be coming from as ...

Births – published July 23

Boston Andrew Libolt Lacey and Nathan Libolt of Lynden welcomed a son, Boston Andrew, on June 8, 2014, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces. Grandparents ...
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Chelsea Van Dalen – Ryan Dykstra wedding

Chelsea Van Dalen and Ryan Dykstra were united in marriage on April 12, 2014, at Faith Reformed Church of Lynden. A reception followed at the fairgrounds Expo Building. The bride is a daughter of Scott ...
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Salli Jo Matheson – Jeremy Korthuis engagement

Salli Jo Matheson and Jeremy Korthuis, both of Everson, announce their engagement and plans for a Sept. 6, 2014 wedding at Westwind Gardens in Everson. Salli Jo, a daughter of Marty and Jackie Matheson ...