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Births-Aug. 15, 2013

Out of town

Aaron and Susan (Eckert) Plein, Adelaide, South Australia, a girl, Margot Silvia Guinevere, 2 pounds, 13 ounces, July 26, 2013. Grandparents are John and Mary Plein of Pequot Lakes, and Michael and Vicki Eckert of Bordertown, South Australia.

Lakewood Health System, Staples

Stacy Diaz Escobar, Pequot Lakes, a girl, Anayeli Alexandra, 5 pounds, July 31, 2013.

Cuyuna Regional Medical Center, Crosby

Amelia Watson and Jesse Smolik, a boy, Sawyer Wylde Smolik-Watson, 9 pounds, 4 ounces, June 29, 2013. Grandparents are Curt and Beth Watson, Merrifield, Dennis Smolik, Brainerd, and Peggy Bellinder, Mora. Great-grandmother is Lorraine Zaleski, Brainerd.

Riverwood Healthcare Center, Aitkin

Eric and Amanda Montague, Merrifield, a girl, Aubrey Nicole, 8 pounds, 6 ounces, July 25, 2013. Grandparents are Greg and Joyce Ranweiler, Merrifield, and Don and Caree Montague, Princeton, and Linda and Steve Hammond, Oak Grove.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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