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St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd

Jennifer King and Jesse Hernandez, Brainerd, a girl, Kiara Nichol King-Hernandez, 7 pounds, 8 ounces, Nov. 13, 2010. Grandparents are Renate and Darnell King, Brainerd, and Linda Hernandez, Brainerd.

Jana and Andrew Behr, Pequot Lakes, a boy, Charles Thomas, 9 pounds, 2 ounces, Nov. 14, 2010. Grandparents are Jeff and Lilja Behr, Brainerd, and Harold and Arlynn Herboldt, Nisswa.

Charles and Rebecca Rankin, Breezy Point, a girl, Clara Rose, 9 pounds, 10 ounces, Nov. 14, 2010. Grandparents are Louis and MaryAnn Reis, Motley, and Kevin and Judy Rankin, Brainerd.

Amy and James Cordell, Baxter, a girl, Maisy Marie, 8 pounds, 7 ounces, Nov. 17, 2010. Grandparents are Heidi and Steve Cordell, Prior Lake, and Nancy and Scott Mogen, Prior Lake.

Kaitlin Hoyt, Brainerd, a boy, Zachary James, 7 pounds, 11 ounces, Nov. 18, 2010. Grandparents are Tyra and Dan Palmer, Brainerd, Tim Hoyt, Coopertown, N.D., and Phyllis Hoyt, Brainerd.

Maggie Simons and Patrick Spychalla, Pierz, a boy, Oakley Daniel Spychalla, 8 pounds, 6 ounces, Nov. 18, 2010. Grandparents are Rusty and Tammy Simons, Pierz, and Dan and Rosemary Spychalla, Aitkin. Great-grandparents are Harvey and Terry Block.

Jeremy and Shannon Kubesh, Brainerd, a girl, Olivia May, 6 pounds, 4 ounces, Nov. 18, 2010. Grandparents are Kimberly Brooks, Baxter, Pat and Polly Charlton, Tenstrike, and Doug and Carol Kubesh, Brainerd.

Riverwood Healthcare Center, Aitkin

Lindsay and Jerod Johnson, McGregor, a girl, Cali JaRee, 8 pounds, 4 ounces, Nov. 22, 2010. Grandparents are Mike and Roxane Hartkopf, Eden Prairie, and Tim and Beth Johnson, Minnetonka.

Elisa Miller and Jim Livingston, Aitkin, a girl, Madison Ann, Nov. 22, 2010. Grandparents are James Lehman, Brainerd, Debbie Hagen, Aitkin, the late Donald Livingston, and Mary Livingston, Palisade. Great-grandparents are Connie Lehman, McGregor, John and Joyce Knaack, McGregor, and June Mitchell, Cambridge.

Kayla Wortham and Jeffrey Thompson, Aitkin, a girl, Raelynn Marie Thompson, 6 pounds, 11.1 ounces, Nov. 22, 2010. Grandparents are Robin Gould and Dale Gould, McGregor, and Mike Pratt and Jodie Pratt, Aitkin.

Cuyuna Regional Medical Center, Crosby

Jeanne Ellis and Dustin Hanson, a girl, Nevaeh Jean Hanson, 8.76 pounds, Nov. 8, 2010. Grandparents are Teresa Ellis, Crosby, Jerry Ellis, Aitkin, and Nancy and Wesley Hanson, Silvercreek, Wash. Great-grandparents are Jeanette Horsman, Pine River, and Carol Hanson, Crosby.

Adam and Jessica DeShaw, a boy, Brennen David, 8 pounds, 4 ounces, Nov. 19, 2010. Grandparents are Dave and Ruby Isebrand, Mankato, Ron and Connie DeShaw, Aitkin, and Angie Nierenhausen, Leal, N.D. Great-grandparents are Barbara Swenson, Leal, N.D., and Morris and Doris Isebrand, Titonka, Iowa.

St. Gabriel's Hospital, Little Falls

Deserah Ann VanDall, Randall, a boy, Jackson Wayne Louis, 7 pounds, Nov. 16, 2010. Grandparents are Wayne Kludt and Laurie Benker, Randall, and Camille and Todd Gilbertson, Sandstone. Great-grandparents are Kevin and Kristi Early, Baker, and Sandy Kludt, Randall.

Out of town

Brent and Lisa (Moore) Stark, Henderson, Nev., a boy, Samuel Allan, 6 pounds, 5 ounces, Oct. 30, 2010. Grandparents are Larry and CeCe Stark, Nisswa, and Dick and Melinda Skogerson, Kirkland, Wash.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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