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BIRTHS - June 25

Lakewood Health System, Staples

Kendel and Thomas Roline, Verndale, a boy, Owen Thomas, 7 pounds, 4 ounces, June 21, 2011.

Trista and Trenton Hawkinson, Pillager, a girl, Lindsey Bee, 7 pounds, 1 ounces, June 22, 2011.

Kristy Blomlie and Justin Peterson, Pillager, a boy, Mason Clarence, 7 pounds, 6 ounces, June 22, 2011.

Bethany and Derek Zephier, Bertha, a boy, Chance Tyler, 8 pounds, 9 ounces, June 23, 2011.

Essentia Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd

Tara Fries and Michael Crowell, Aitkin, a girl, Marley Rhae Fries, 7 pounds, 1 ounce, June 12, 2011. Grandparents are Steven and Lori Fries, Fifty Lakes.

Adrian and Louise Kloss, Pierz, a girl, Sandra Danielle, 7 pounds, 2.5 ounces, June 12, 2011. Grandparents are Tammy and Kurt Flueharty, Virginia Beach, Va., and Marvin Warzecha, Pierz, and the late Sandra Warzecha.

Heather Berry and Clinton Gfroerer, Brainerd, a boy, Wyatt Raymond Gfroerer, 7 pounds, 15 ounces, June 13, 2011. Grandparents are Mark and Janet Gfroerer, Fort Ripley, and Den and Greg Kramer, Rice.

Jeffrey and Brianna Loeffelbein, Brainerd, a boy, Jayden James Loeffelbein, 7 pounds, 7 ounces, June 13, 2011. Grandparents are Alan and Marie Jabs, Brainerd, and Jerry and Pam Loeffelbein, Brainerd.

Jeff and Rhea Pierce, Brainerd, a girl, Sophia Marie, 8 pounds, 6 ounces, June 13, 2011. Grandparents are Jim and Yvonne Pierce, Baxter, and Terry and Rhonda Pickar, Brainerd.

Out of town birth

Travis and Kelsey Steffensen, Spicer, a girl, Stella Matthiese, 8 pounds, 12 ounces, March 12, 2011. Grandparents are Scott and Sue Pederson, Pequot Lakes, and Wayne and Kathy Steffensen, New London. Great-grandparents are Clifton and Doris Nygaard, New London, and Dorthea Pederson, Proctor.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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