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Out of town birth-May 27

Riverwood Healthcare Center, Aitkin

Jonathan and Lucinda Mickelson, Aitkin, a girl, Keirah DellaRae, 5 pounds, 9.8 ounces, April 29, 2012. Grandparents are Lois Richmond, Brainerd, and Bonnie Mickelson, Aitkin. Great-grandmother is Helen Liljenquist, Aitkin.

Sabrien Anliker and James Cluff, Aitkin, a boy, Hayden Bradley Cluff, 4 pounds, 13.8 ounces, May 15, 2012. Grandparents are Anastasia Carr, Aitkin, and Steve and DeeAnn Cluff, Aitkin.

Cuyuna Regional Medical Center, Crosby

Chad and Jody (Forbort) Rau, Crosslake, a boy, Blake Edward, 7 pounds, 11 ounces, April 11, 2012. Grandparents are Gordy and Berta Forbort, Crosby, and Gary and Laurie Rau, Merrifield. Great-grandparents are Dick and Miriam Jondahl, Waite Park, and Edward Rau, Baxter.

Essentia Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd

Jason and Beth Gustason, Pillager, a boy, Marek Douglas, 6 pounds, 6 ounces, April 30, 2012. Grandparents are Dean and Jill Johnson, Pillager, Tammy Wilson and John Fritsche, Pillager, D.J. Wilson, Staples, and Steve and Tracy Gustason, Brainerd.

Jay and Kelly Blowers, Baxter, a boy, Fischer Jay Michael, 7 pounds, May 1, 2012. Grandparents are Mike and Carol Blowers, Baxter, Marilyn Kraemer, Brainerd, and Pat and Nyla Kraemer, Long Prairie.

Seth and Cala Wymore, Brainerd, a girl, Brooke Gladys, 6 pounds, 11 ounces, May 2, 2012. Grandparents are Steve and Carolyn Wymore, Baudette, and Michael and Beverly Bahr, Brainerd.

Anthony Kelley Jr. and Brittany Beimert, Brainerd, a girl, A’Mya Laree Kelley, 8 pounds, 11 ounces, May 4, 2012. Grandparents are Brent Beimert, Pillager, Dana Peterson, Pillager, Anthony Kelley Sr., Bloomington, and Michelle Inserra, St. Paul.

Amanda Wiemer and Damon Nelson, Brainerd, a boy, Alexander James Wiemer, 6 pounds, 14 ounces, May 7, 2012. Grandparents are Paul Wiemer, Brainerd, and Kristin Gregerson, Fargo, N.D.

Danielle Tretter, Hillman, a girl, Jaidyn Marie, 8 pounds, 13 ounces, May 8, 2012. Grandparents are Adam and Darlene Tretter, Hillman.

Matthew and Karlee Magnan, Brainerd, a girl, Alivia Rae, 6 pounds, 14 ounces, May 8, 2012. Grandparents are Mike and Debbie Magnan, Brainerd, and Mark and Lori Anderson, Sebeka.

Bobby and Emily Eagle, Onamia, a boy, Nikolas Ivan, 8 pounds, 3 ounces, May 9, 2012. Grandparents are Jane Wagner, Onamia, Carl Wagner, Brainerd, and Rosella Eagle, Onamia.

Jack and Lindsey Peterson, Pillager, a boy, Owen James, 8 pounds, 1 ounce, May 10, 2012. Grandparents are Bob and Kitty Peterson, Brainerd, Diane and Jeff Vogt, Brainerd, and Cal and Debbie Peterson, Brainerd.

Tim and Lisa Hoglin, Pillager, a girl, Ella Leigh, 9 pounds, 5 ounces, May 11, 2012. Grandparents are Gary and Diane Hoglin, Baxter, Nancy and Jeff Marchand, East Gull Lake, and Brad Gorron, Brainerd.

Tammy Parks and Mitch Buss, Brainerd, a girl, Khloe Jean Buss, 7 pounds, 15 ounces, May 14, 2012.

Donna Pulak and Nathan Meyer, Buckman, a boy, Jarret Bradly Meyer, 6 pounds, 10 ounces, May 14, 2012. Grandparents are Randy and LeeAnn Pulak, Pierz, and Ervin and Marie Meyer, Pierz.

Lakewood Health System, Staples

Jenny and Nicholas O’Reilly, Baxter, a girl, Nora Rhyan, 8 pounds, 3 ounces, May 4, 2012.

Emily and Keith Radniecki, Bertha, a boy, Ryan Roman, 8 pounds, 15 ounces, May 5, 2012.

Jillene and Ryan Lubbers, Long Prairie, a girl, Taylor Rae, 7 pounds, 9 ounces, May 5, 2012.

Jennifer Rocheleau and Mike Rogers, Cushing, a boy, Wyatt Nathan, 7 pounds, 3 ounces, May 6, 2012.

Kaylyn Collett and Evan Reese, Pequot Lakes, a boy, Jameson Lucky, 7 pounds, 10 ounces, May 7, 2012.

Briana and Michael Thrugstad, Baxter, a girl, Alexa Darlene Rose, 7 pounds, 6 ounces, May 8, 2012.

Patricia and Chris Trombley, Sebeka, a boy, Parker Russell, 7 pounds, 9 ounces, May 8, 2012.

Trinity Genoch, Pequot Lakes, and Tim Ramos, Brainerd, a girl, Junipeer Bloom, 7 pounds, 8 ounces, May 9, 2012.

Kelli Gibbs and Tadd Fuhrman, Staples, a girl, Hayden Latson, 6 pounds, 15 ounces, May 10, 2012.

Sheila and Chris Erickson, Staples, a girl, Katelyn Lily, 8 pounds, 10 ounces, May 11, 2012.

Allissa and Justin Isaacson, Nisswa, a boy, Bennett Andrew, 7 pounds, 5 ounces, May 11, 2012.

Kathren and Jamie Hopp, Staples, a boy, Connor Michael, 8 pounds, 7 ounces, May 11, 2012.

Katie Tyge and Jesse Brown, Baxter, a girl, Brielle Rebecca, 6 pounds, 6 ounces, May 12, 2012.

Bridjett Miller and Randy Bounassa, Brainerd, a girl, Tera Theresa, 7 pounds, 3 ounces, May 13, 2012.

Brittney and Jeffrey Hauer, Clarissa, a boy, Bentley Cooper, 8 pounds, 1 ounce, May 14, 2012.

Krista and Joshua Anderson, Brainerd, a girl, Alaina Katherine, 6 pounds, 10 ounces, May 16, 2012.

Jessica and Michael Martensen, Cushing, a girl, Anna Christian, 5 pounds, 14 ounces, May 16, 2012.

Ashley Niles and Joshua Bitzer, Monticello, a boy, Easton Lee Thomas, 6 pounds, 14 ounces, May 16, 2012.

Rebecca and Adam Mick, Staples, a girl, Khloe Marie, 8 pounds, 12 ounces, May 17, 2012.

Out of town birth

Joe and Katie Tautges, a girl, Ava Ann, 7.29 pounds, April 25, 2012. Grandparents are Jim and Priscilla Meyer, Belmond, Iowa, and Bill and Mary Tautges, Brainerd.

Steve and Carrie (Stave) Portlance, Richfield, a girl, Adelyn Louise, 8 pounds, 7 ounces, May 16, 2012. Grandparents are Cara Murphy, Coon Rapids, and Bill and Betty Stave, Brainerd. Great-grandparents are Darrell and Liz Stave, Baxter.

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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