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Lakewood Health System, Staples

Katie Kringen and Matthew Annand, Merrifield, a girl, Ella Sophia, 8 pounds, 2 ounces, Dec. 17, 2010.

Amy and Jaret Balk, Pillager, a boy, Camden Jaret, 8 pounds, 5 ounces, Dec. 17, 2010.

Deidre and Grant Perlinger, Clarissa, a girl, Hailey Kae, 7 pounds, 3 ounces, Dec. 19, 2010.

Amanda Knutson and John Kordiak, Pine River, a girl, Vivian Noelle, 7 pounds, 7 ounces, Dec. 20, 2010.

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Becca Clemens
After graduating high school in 2004, I attended Central Lakes College in Staples, MN for 2 years where I got a diploma in Communication Art and Design. I then transfered up to Bemidji State University in, you guessed it, Bemidji, MN. In the spring of 2009, I graduated from BSU. Then in the fall of 2009 I got a job at Echo Publishing, a sister company to the Brainerd Dispatch.
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