Latest Milestones

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Shirley Nielsen – 80th birthday

Shirley Fuller Nielsen celebrated her 80th birthday on Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at a luncheon with family and friends at Hopewell Grange. She was born in Great Bend, Kansas, on Aug. 12, 1934, to Joseph and ...

Births – published Aug. 13

Tripp Alexander Johnson Brittney Fryer and Lee Johnson of Lynden welcomed a son, Tripp Alexander, on Aug. 4, 2014, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. He weighed 7 pounds and joins ...
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Kathryne Tapia – Jonathan Douglas engagement

Kathryne Tapia of Lynden and Jonathan Douglas of Custer announce their engagement and plans for a summer 2015 wedding. Kathryne is a daughter of Christopher and AnneMarie Tapia of Lynden and is employed ...
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Rev. Jack Matheis – 90th birthday

Rev. Jack Matheis of Lynden is celebrating his 90th birthday with an open house and a week of family festivities, fun and falderal! He was born to Jack and Jacoba Matheis on Aug. 5, 1924, in Cleveland, ...

Birth – published Aug. 6

Kirsten Katherine Bennett Amy and Daniel Bennett of Nooksack welcomed a daughter,  Kirsten Katherine, on July 21, 2014, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham.  She weighed 7 pounds, ...
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Jessica Schroeder – Brady DenBleyker engagement

Jessica Schroeder of Ferndale and Brady DenBleyker of Lynden announce their engagement and plans for a Sept. 26, 2014 wedding. Jessica is a daughter of Kurt and Linda Schroeder of Poulsbo, Washington. ...
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Gary and Lynn HarDaway – 50th anniversary

Thanking God for 50 years of faithful blessings, Gary and Lynn Hardaway of Lynden are celebrating their golden wedding anniversary with a family retreat at Cedar Springs and also a no-gift reception from ...
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Courtney and Sharon Salmonson – 50th anniversary

Courtney and Sharon Salmonson of Lynden are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Family and friends are invited to a no-gift open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 9, at the home of their ...
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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 ...