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Births-Aug. 22, 2013

Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd

Zach and Anna Lee, Nisswa, a girl, Sylvi Anna, 7 pounds, 8 ounces, July 4, 2013. Grandparents are John and Barb Lee, East Gull Lake, and Stan and Susan Wuollet, South Haven. Great-grandmother is Eva Wuollet, Cokato.

Matthew Holsapple and Amanda Carlson, Nisswa, a boy, Easton James Holsapple, 7 pounds, 2 ounces, July 4, 2013. Grandparents are Clint and Lisa Holsapple, Middle River, and Steve and Ginni Fitch, Fort Ripley.

Cassandra Barrett and Mitchell Wood, Emily, a boy, Brody Evan-Mitchell Wood, 6 pounds, 12 ounces, July 5, 2013. Grandparents are Dan and Fran Barrett, Emily, and Jerry and Brenda Wood, Emily.

Jennifer Story and Terence Zitur, Brainerd, a girl, Lillian Jean Zitur, 7 pounds, 4 ounces, July 13, 2013. Grandparents are Donald Jr. and Irene Zitur, Pequot Lakes, Cathy Dahlvang, Little Falls, and Robert Story, Corpus Christi, Texas. Great-grandparents are Donald Sr. and Dolly Zitur.

Levi and Chanda Lee, East Gull Lake, a girl, Lilliana Barbara, 7 pounds, 6 ounces, July 19, 2013. Grandparents are John and Barbara Lee, East Gull Lake, and Phil and Vickie Janckila, Cokato.

Daniel and Michelle Hogan, Crosslake, a boy, Liam Daniel, 8 pounds, 14 ounces, July 22, 2013. Grandparents are Charles Holie, Burnsville, and Marie Hogan, Bethalto, Ill.

Jason and Rebecca Wirtz, Nisswa, a boy, Carson Joseph, 9 pounds, July 24, 2013. Grandparents are Neil and Kathy Schmidt, Lake Shore, and Larry and Jan Wirtz, Waconia.

Aaron and Melissa Larson, Crosslake, a girl, Aubrey Renee, 7 pounds, 4 ounces, July 24, 2013. Grandparents are Greg and Lori Larson, Pequot Lakes, Michael Brown, Brainerd, and Sharon Welliver, Watford City, N.D.

David and Julie Marcum, Breezy Point, twin girls, Alexis Anne, 4 pounds, 14 ounces, and Nina Lin, 5 pounds, 13 ounces, July 26, 2013. Grandparents are Mark and Linda Whittemore, Pine River, and Mike and Diane Marcum, Pequot Lakes.

Jesse Brown and Karissa Noack, Emily, a girl, Emma Elaine Brown, 7 pounds, 4 ounces, July 27, 2013. Grandparents are Richard and Betty Noack, Milaca, and Lea and Rita Snook, Boulder, Colo.

Jamie and Andria Belisle, Nisswa, a boy, Colin James, 5 pounds, 3 ounces, July 29, 2013. Grandparents are Jim and Becky Harren and Cheri Belisle.

Cuyuna Regional Medical Center, Crosby

Chris and Erin Velasco, Nisswa, a girl, Hailey Elizabeth, 7 pounds, 1 ounce, Aug. 4, 2013. Grandparents are Dan and Kathy Donnelly, Merrifield, and Jose and LuAnn Velasco, East Gull Lake. Great-grandparents are Miguel and Lucia Velasco, East Gull Lake.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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