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Riverwood Healthcare Center, Aitkin, birth-April 1

St. Gabriel’s Hospital, Little Falls

Amber Volbert and Paul Wilczek Jr., Little Falls, a boy, Tucker James Wilczek, 7 pounds, 6 ounces, March 24, 2012. Grandparents are Charles and Jana Volbert, Little Falls, and Paul Wilczek Sr. and Sharon Wilczek, Little Falls. Great-grandparents are Carol Werkman, Little Falls, Bernice Liebsch, Royalton, and Angee Wilczek, Little Falls.

Suzanne Iwainat and Joshua Stassen, Little Falls, a boy, Lucas Jack Stassen, 8 pounds, 6.5 ounces, March 25, 2012. Grandparents are Vernon and Linda Stassen, Mora, Deana Anderson, Mora, and Wasef Iwainat, Arlington, Texas. Great-grandparent is Evelyn Stassen, Ogilvie.

Jeremy and Courtney (Hexum) Huehn, Little Falls, a boy, Jonah Neil, 8 pounds, 2 ounces, March 23, 2012. Grandparents are Jay Huehn, St. Cloud, Cheryl Hanson and Kevin Hanson, St. Cloud, and Terry Lang and Denise Hexum, Woodbury. Great-grandparents are Ernie Gressaint, Hugo, and Sharon Hexum, Roseville.

Careena Jacobs and Shane Hoskins, Fort Ripley, a girl, Abigail Louise Hoskins, 7 pounds, 10 ounces, March 25, 2012. Grandparents are Dave and Cathy Jacobs, Little Falls, and Tad and Jane Hoskins, Brainerd. Great-grandparents are Ed Jendro, Bowlus, Harlin Jacobs, Little Falls, and Phyllis Hoskins, Hillman.

Tonia and Stanley Dobosenski Jr., Fort Ripley, a girl, Gemma Ivy, 7 pounds, 9 ounces, March 27, 2012. Grandparents are Allen Mulroy Sr., Fort Ripley, and the late Glenda Mulroy, and Stan Dobosenski Sr. and Cheryl Dobosenski.

Miranda Harnack and Ryan Wessel, Little Falls, a girl, Jocelyn Rose Wessel, 8 pounds, 8 ounces, March 28, 2012. Grandparents are Rodney Harnick, Little Falls, Kittie Estes, Little Falls, William and Wendy Wessel, Sauk Centre, and Julie and Steve Meyer, Sauk Centre. Great-grandparents are Lawrence Harnack, Eagle Bend, and Norb and Audrey Overman, Albany.

Sondra Steinert and Jason VanScoik, Little Falls, a girl, Payton Ann Van Scoik, 8 pounds, 13 ounces, March 29, 2012. Grandparents are Jerry and Pat Steinert, Little Falls, and Tom VanScoik and Gail Minnerath, Little Falls. Great-grandparents are Rudolph and Margaret Rothleutner, Little Falls, and Roman and Frances Minnerath, Avon.

Elizabeth Theisen and Curtis Meyer, Pierz, a girl, Khloe Katharine Meyer, 6 pounds, 14 ounces, March 29, 2012. Grandparents are Roxanne Meyer, Tony Meyer, Kate Fritz, Roger Fritz and Dave Theisen.

Essentia Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd

Daniel and Genelle Jackson, Little Falls, a girl, Molly Victoria, 8 pounds, 6 ounces, March 16, 2012. Grandparents are Jay and Pauline Spitzengel, Aitkin, and Richard and Diane Jackson, Lakeland, Fla.

Michelle Niesen, Brainerd, a boy, Kenneth Samuel, 8 pounds, 13 ounces, March 18, 2012. Grandparents are Marvin and Penny Niesen, Brainerd.

Harlan Weiman and Jessica Mack, Merrifield, a boy, Ethan Ray Weiman, 9 pounds, 6 ounces, March 19, 2012. Grandparents are Richard and Pamela Mack, Merrifield, Michael Weiman, Eagle River, Alaska, and Tracie Weiman, Colorado Springs, Colo.

Blake and Marcia Quick, Baxter, a girl, Maleia Louise, 8 pounds, March 19, 2012.

Titus and Hilary Neumann, Pequot Lakes, a boy, Bennett Titus, 7 pounds, 7 ounces, March 20, 2012. Grandparents are Tate and Arlean Neumann, Pequot Lakes, and Kent and Laurel Swenson, Lakota, N.D.

Riverwood Healthcare Center, Aitkin

Jason and Racheal Jacobson, Aitkin, a boy, Luke Avery, 8 pounds, 11 ounces, March 28, 2012. Grandparents are Bradley Novotny, Brainerd, and Tammy and Craig Haukos, Aitkin; and Mike and Vicky Jacobson, Aitkin.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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