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Births- May 11


Essentia Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd

Cristian Rebollo and Megan Kalk, Brainerd, a girl, A’isha Kimberly Rebollo, 6 pounds, 8 ounces, April 26, 2011. Grandparents are Darryl Kalk, Garrison, Blanca Demarco, Vineyard Haven, Mass., and Reuben Rebollo, El Paso, Texas.


Michael and Andrea Veith, Brainerd, a girl, Clara Lynn, 7 pounds, 15 ounces, April 26, 2011. Grandparents are Bob and Deanna Brown, Brainerd, and Dan and Teri Veith, Baxter.

Keith Swenson and Angela Rohde, Brainerd, a girl, Maya Mae Swenson, 9 pounds, 7 ounces, April 26, 2011. Grandparents are Mardell Swenson, Brainerd, Dennis Dik, Little Falls, Shirley Daniels, Brainerd, Paul and Sheila Swenson, Anoka, and Susan Daniels, Brainerd.

St. Gabriel’s Hospital, Little Falls

Jeremy and Michelle (Nieman) Tautges, Brainerd, a boy, Bennett Michael, 8 pounds, 2 ounces, May 9, 2011. Grandparents are Mike and Renee Nieman and Jearld and Dorene Tautges. Great-grandparents are Betty and Bill Nieman, Lucille Posterick and Herb Thiesse.

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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