Latest Milestones

Edward Strom – 80th birthday

Edward Strom of Lynden celebrates his 80th birthday today! “Happy Birthday, ‘Fast Eddie’!”

Wedding – Emily Clay & Christopher Doukas

Emily Sarajane Clay and Christopher Michael Doukas were united in marriage on Nov. 13, 2015, at Zenith Vineyard in Salem, Oregon. The bride is a daughter of Jim and Chris Clay of Salem, and formerly of ...

Jennie Bakker – 100th birthday

Jennie Bakker of Lynden is celebrating her 100th birthday! Please come and congratulate her at an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 19, in First Christian Reformed Church of Lynden. Jennie ...

Jake Bovenkamp – 95th birthday

Jake Bovenkamp was born in Lynden on Dec. 22, 1920, and will be celebrating his 95 years with a family dinner at home on his birthday. Jake founded Westside Building Supply in 1959 and later enjoyed many ...

Annie De Jong – 90th birthday

Annie De Jong of Lynden is celebrating her 90th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 20, at Meadow Greens, 301 W. Homestead Blvd., Lynden. She was born on Dec. 24, 1925, to John ...

Bill & Barbara Van Dyken – 50th anniversary

Bill and Barbara (Tremaine) Van Dyken of Everson are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. An open house is planned for Sunday, Dec. 20, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at New Life Fellowship Church, ...

Berdina Van Doorn — 90th birthday

Berdina Van Doorn of Lynden is celebrating her 90th birthday. Her children invite friends and family to an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 12, in the lobby of Meadow Greens, 301 Homestead ...

Wedding – Katlyn Fast & Theron Vis

Katlyn Rose Fast and Theron Judson Vis were united in marriage on Aug. 1, 2015, at Evergreen Gardens, with Pastor Kurt Langstraat officiating. The bride is a daughter of Jeff and Donelle Fast of Lynden. ...

Five generations

Five generations gathered for this photo on Oct. 23, 2015, at the Christian Health Care Center where Alice Oostra, age 93, resides. Pictured clockwise are Alice Oostra of Lynden, holding her great-great-granddaughter ...

Cecilio Luna – 90th birthday

Cecilio Luna of Lynden celebrated his 90th birthday at his home with many friends and family who live nearby, as well as from Tacoma and California. He was born on Nov. 22, 1925, in Gonzales, Texas, to ...