Latest Milestones

Clarence and Gloria Baldwin – 50th anniversary

Clarence and Gloria Baldwin, of Lynden, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with their children and grandchildren with a family dinner and then a trip to Maui in November. The couple was married ...

Gerard and Marion De KoekKoek – 55th anniversary

Gerard and Marion DeKoekkoek will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary with a family dinner organized by Gerard and his daughters. The couple was married on Oct. 8, 1960 at the bride’s parents’ ...

Birth – Brecklyn Renee Tolsma

Kelsey and Aaron Tolsma of Everson welcomed a daughter, Brecklyn Renee, on June 11, 2015, at PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center in Bellingham. She weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces, and joins sister Kinley. ...

Birth – Axton Wesley Shaun Wiebe

Brittney and Kevin Wiebe of Ferndale welcomed a boy, Axton Wesley Shaun, on Sept. 7, 2015, at the University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle. He weighed 5 pounds, 13 ounces, and joins brother Tatum ...

Bob Sorenson – 100th birthday

A celebration for Bob Sorenson’s 100th birthday, organized by Brian Dykstra, was held on Saturday, Sept. 26, at Berthusen Park. The “Sorenson Saw Mill” was running from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., putting ...

Wedding – Briana Gerbrandt & Keaton Vanderwerff

Briana Gerbrandt and Keaton Vanderwerff were united in marriage on May 30, 2015, at Fountain Community Church in Bellingham. The bride is a daughter of Brian and Julie Gerbrandt of Lynden. Brad and Jania ...

Wedding – Trisha Heusinkveld & Travis Kendon

Trisha Lee Heusinkveld and Travis Dirk Kendon were united in marriage on May 15, 2015, inside the bride’s grandparents’ barn at the Heusinkveld farm in Lynden. A reception followed at the same location. The ...

Carl and Della Johnson – 66th anniversary

Carl and Della Johnson were married on Sept. 16, 1949, and are celebrating their 66th wedding anniversary. Carl bought a 100-acre farm on April 30, 1946, and they have lived on the same property since ...

Michael and Christine Regis – 50th anniversary

Michael and Christine Regis were married on Aug. 21, 1965, at St. John of God Catholic Church in Norwalk, California, with Father Timothy O’Connell officiating. They met in a variety show at the church. ...

Victor and Frances Maker – 50th anniversary

Victor W. and Frances Maker are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on Sept. 10, 1965, in Vancouver, Washington. Victor is retired from UPS. Their family includes daughter Tammy ...