Essentia Health's St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd
Heather Praska and Richard Gaspa, Brainerd, a boy, Bradley Alfred Gaspa, 7 pounds, 4 ounces, Jan 16, 2011. Grandparents are Alfred and Lisa Praska, Brainerd, and Nina Gaspa, Brainerd.
Connie Derosier, Brainerd, a boy, Memphis William, 6 pounds, 15 ounces, Jan 16, 2011. Grandparents are Patsy Bjerkness and Robert Thomas, Crosby, and Eddie Swaithes, Brianerd. Great-grandmother is Irene Laughton.