Essentia Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd
David and Sara Ahlers, Brainerd, a boy, Jonah David, 8 pounds, 12 ounces, Sept. 29, 2011. Grandparents are Joseph and Carol Ahlers, Brainerd, and David and Virginia Steuart, Ruthton.
St. Gabriel’s Hospital, Little Falls
Josh Lehmeier and Roxanne Woitalla, Pierz, a boy, Brody John, 8 pounds, 2 ounces, Oct. 5, 2011. Grandparents are John Kowalczyk and Lori Woitalla, Hillman, and Brenda Lehmeier, St. Cloud. Great-grandparents are Lawrence Woitalla, Pierz, Joann Cunningham, Onamia, Grace Lehmeier, St. Cloud, and the late Roman Lehmeier.
Jacob and Billie Jo (Sobiech) Waltman, Little Falls, a boy, Alex Daniel, 8 pounds, 12 ounces, Oct. 6, 2011. Grandparents are Kayla Sobiech, Randall, Robert Sobiech, Little Falls, and Mary Waltman, Little Falls, and the late Edward Waltman. Great-grandparents are George and Betty Lashinski, Little Falls, and the Loretta Waltman, Little Falls.
Curt and Jennifer (Christensen) Weisz, Foley, twins, a boy, Carter Curtis, 6 pounds, 12.5 ounces, and a girl, Caylin Ann, Oct. 6, 2011. Grandparents are Dave and Judy Weisz, Foley, and Jerome and Mary Lou Christensen, Paynesville.
Joshua and Sheila (Poser) Meyer, Bowlus, a boy, Gage Allen, 7.3 pounds, Oct. 7, 2011. Grandparents are Ernie Poser, Buckman, Trudy Graves, Royalton, and Tony and Roxanne Meyer, Pierz.
Cuyuna Regional Medical Center, Crosby
Mike and Del Ria Kerger, Pequot Lakes, a girl, Payslen Ellee, 6 pounds, 10.7 ounces, Sept. 24, 2011. Grandparents are Bud and Mary Lee Kerger, Pequot Lakes, and Tom and Laura Bliss, Breezy Point. Great-grandparents are Jim and De Lores Arrigoni, Browerville.
Lakewood Health System, Staples
Jennifer and James Middendorf, Verndale, a girl, Josie Jean, 6 pounds, 6 ounces, Sept. 30, 2011.
Victoria Grosland and Justin Fleischacker, Staples, a girl, Ferra Night, 6 pounds, 15 ounces, Oct. 2, 2011.
Keri Self and Donald Caughey, Motley, a boy, Elijah Lewis, 6 pounds, 4 ounces, Oct. 2, 2011.
Kimberly and Andrew Fink, Pillager, a boy, Samuel Andrew, 7 pounds, 11 ounces, Oct. 4, 2011.
Stephanie and Corey Jensen, Brainerd, a girl, Brooke Avery, 8 pounds, 2 ounces, Oct. 4, 2011.
Jaclyn and Bryan Stevens, Motley, a boy, Benjamin Michael, 9 pounds, 4 ounces, Oct. 4, 2011.
Angela and Matthew Soetaert, Staples, a girl, Vivian Joyce, 7 pounds, 12 ounces, Oct. 7, 2011.