Births- Oct. 28
Essentia Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd
Out of town
Chad and Dana (Renneker) Simons, Grand Rapids, a boy, Benjamin Arthur, 8 pounds, 11 ounces, Sept. 24, 2011. Grandparents are Mike and Jean Renneker, Freeport, and Joe and Sharon Simons, Crosby. Great-grandparents are Alice Luethmers, Freeport, Norb and Del Renneker, Freeport, and Olive Boyum, Crosby.