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Births—Apr. 29

Essentia Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd

Clarisse Cain and Duane Peterson, Pine River, a boy, Tristan Darryl Peterson, 7 pounds, 2 ounces, April 18, 2011. Grandparents are Monica and Charles Nieman, Pine River, and Jan Peterson, Walker, and the late Darryl Peterson.

Daniel and Heather Kelm, Brainerd, a girl, Lydia Lynn, 6 pounds, 14 ounces, April 18, 2011. Grandparents are Bill and Teresa Kelm, Brainerd, and Don and Sandy Lubbers, Little Falls.

St. Gabriel’s Hospital, Little Falls

Jayce Mitchell and Gracellen Haile, Little Falls, a boy, Eli Knygh Haile-Mitchell, 8 pounds, 10 ounces, April 26, 2011. Grandparents are Theresa Skorseth, Little Falls, Neghuse Demptsu, Minneapolis, Kimberly Grant, Long Island, N.Y., Allen Powell, Dallas. Great-grandparents are Ellen Skorseth, Little Falls, and Harvey Mitchell, Suffolk, Va.

Out of town

Adam and Emily Thesing, Colorado Springs, Colo., a boy, Tobias Joseph, 7 pounds, 4 ounces, April 21, 2011. Grandparents are Richard and Rose Zak, Brainerd, and Michael and Georgia Thesing, Osakis. Great-grandparents are Ronald and Shirley Schmolke, Garrison.