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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.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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