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At Hovander Homestead Park, longtime volunteers reach a benchmark

In their 80s, Bill and Janice Ellingson have volunteered year-round for 13 years

Bill, left, and Jan Ellingson stand with their dog, Angel, in their arms in front of the large red barn.
Bill, left, and Jan Ellingson stand with their dog Angel on Thursday, Aug. 24 at Hovander Homestead Park in Ferndale. The pair have volunteered and cared for the animals at the park for 13 years. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Amy Kepferle Staff Reporter
FERNDALE — In the early morning, Hovander Homestead Park is a quiet place. But once the gates to t
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