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Births- June 16


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Nicholas and Brynn Haglin, Brainerd, a boy, Grayson Timothy, 8 pounds, 9 ounces, June 3, 2011. Grandparents are Tim and LaDonna Haglin, Brainerd, and Patricia Hansen, Brainerd.


Michael Langerman and Kandi Zelinske, Brainerd, a boy, Kalob Michael Langerman, 6 pounds, 11 ounces, June 3, 2011. Grandparents are Kyle Zelinske, Brainerd, Denny Langerman, Brainerd, and Gloria Langerman, Brainerd.

Conner and Laura Moore, Brainerd, a boy, Liam David, 7 pounds, 5 ounces, June 3, 2011. Grandparents are Earl and Verna Hinrichs, Brainerd, David Moore, Brainerd, and Gail Moore, Brainerd.

Ryan and Amber Lortz, Fort Ripley, a boy, Drake Patrick, 7 pounds, 15 ounces, June 5, 2011. Grandparents are Rona Lortz and Kurt Lortz and Sheri and John Sprott. Great-grandparents are Ron and Lois Tow, Brainerd, Al and Carol Lortz, Sartell, Pam and Gary Arbogast, Oregon, Ill., and Bonnie Jordan, Reedsburg, Ill.

Joshua and Katie Eastman, Pillager, a boy, Justin Curtis, 7 pounds, 8 ounces, June 6, 2011. Grandparents are Scott and Cindy Eastman, Pillager, and Curt and Margie Thesing, Fort Ripley.

Out of town birth

Matthew and Sarah Schuety, Blaine, a girl, Esperanza Marie, 7 pounds, 6 ounces, April 4, 2011. Grandparents are Steve and Kathi Schuety, Brainerd, and Sandy Drinkwine, Superior, Wis. Great-grandparents are Irene Schuety, Brainerd, and Helen Cahoon, Brainerd.

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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