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Area Births - March 18

Riverwood Healthcare Center, Aitkin

Karlee Marshall, Aitkin, a boy, Jayden Scott Hanson, 5 pounds, 1.9 ounces, March 8, 2012. Grandparents are Scott and Kathy Marshall, Crosby.

Essentia Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd

David and Joni Smude, Pierz, a girl, Ellie Karen, 6 pounds, 15 ounces, Feb. 29, 2012. Grandparents are Donald and Karen Boser, Pierz, and Richard and Kathy Smude, Pierz. Great-grandparents are Marcella Boser, Pierz, and Victor Hiemenz, Little Falls.

William and Kristine Welliver, Brainerd, a boy, William John Arthur, 3 pounds, 10 ounces, March 1, 2012. Grandparents are Mary Welliver, Brainerd, Annette Nielsen, Brainerd, Bill Welliver, Brainerd, and Ronald Nielsen, Brainerd.

Clint and Crystal Thurmon, Brainerd, a boy, Tristan Azazel, 8 pounds, 8 ounces, March 2, 2012. Grandparents are Jerry and Marie Thurmon, Cut and Shoot, Texas, George Martinez, Austin, Texas, and Chris and Yadira Morris, Midland, Texas.

Jeremy and Amanda Turner, Brainerd, a girl, Krystyl Ann, 6 pounds, 5 ounces, March 5, 2012. Grandparents are Jodi Ash, Brainerd, Scott Bergland, Moundsview, Joe Ash, Brainerd, Ken Crowell, Brainerd, and Tammy Turner, Brainerd.

Jake (Jacob) and Amie Bertschi, Brainerd, a boy, Samuel Paul, 7 pounds, 10 ounces, March 5, 2012. Grandparents are Terry and Lisa Scanlon, Isle, Greg and Rebecca Hight, Baxter, and Bud Bertschi, Brainerd.

Lakewood Health System, Staples

Vanessa and Chris Bostic, Hewitt, a girl, Anika Kiara, 6 pounds, 11 ounces, March 3, 2012.

Lessa Myrum and Kelly Doucette, Cushing, a girl, Emily Marie, 7 pounds, 4 ounces, March 4, 2012.

Angela Moats and Lee Klimek, Hewitt, twins, a girl, Korie Onna, 6 pounds, 8 ounces, and Cannon Lee, 5 pounds, 13 ounces, March 6, 2012.

Katie and Jacob Huser, Nisswa, a girl, Hallie Kate, 8 pounds, 12 ounces, March 7, 2012.

Leah Pike and Nicholas Weaver, Park Rapids, a girl, Elliana Julienne, 7 pounds, March 7, 2012.

Ashley and Curt Wojciechowski, Motley, a girl, Halle Mae, 9 pounds, 2 ounces, March 8, 2012.

Lianna Wolpert and Steven Dahlvang, Verndale, a boy, Shyloh William, 7 pounds, 2 ounces, March 8, 2012.

Kayla Benson and Joshua Dumpprope, Staples, a girl, Natalie Renee, 7 pounds, March 8, 2012.

Brooke Beck and Andrew Kaiser, Pillager, a girl, Myiah Marie, 7 pounds, March 8, 2012.

Stacy Sundquist and Charles Blume, Brainerd, a boy, Andrew Keagan, 7 pounds, 14 ounces, March 9, 2012.

Aimee and Tom Brichacek, Browerville, a girl, Lily Alice, 9 pounds, 5 ounces, March 9, 2012.

Danyel Cox-Tysk and Jordan Korchari, Brainerd, a girl, Ayrabella Jordan, 9 pounds, 10 ounces, March 11, 2012.

Emily and Steven Hoemberg Jr., Staples, a girl, Meredith Ellen, 7 pounds, 9 ounces, March 12, 2012.

Andrea and Scott Schuety, Brainerd, a girl, Laura Ann, 7 pounds, 14 ounces, March 12, 2012.

Karie and Chris Kludt, Hewitt, a boy, Samuel Christian, 7 pounds, March 13, 2012.

Heather and Wayne Booker, Clarissa, a boy, Cru Casen, 6 pounds, 11 ounces, March 14, 2012.

Kayla Jacobson and Shane Rauen, Brainerd, a girl, Avery Nicole, 8 pounds, 1 ounce, March 14, 2012.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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