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Lakewood Health System, Staples

Jamie and Brandon Dabill, Pequot Lakes, a girl, Brooklynn Danielle, 11 pounds, 1 ounce, Aug. 26, 2013.

Tanya and Tyler Nelson, Merrifield, a girl, Brooke Lynn, 8 pounds, 8 ounces, Aug. 28, 2013.

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

Johnathan Durham and Shauna Pearson, Brainerd, a girl, Tina Rose Durham, 6 pounds, 3 ounces, Aug. 19, 2013. Grandparents are Wendy Pearson, Brainerd, Marvin Hinrichs, Nisswa, and Kurt and Connie Vredenburg, Milaca.

Cole and Kelley Eklund, Baxter, a boy, Liam Cole, 6 pounds, 6 ounces, Aug. 24, 2013. Grandparents are Tom and Jennifer Kavanaugh, East Gull Lake, and Tony and Deb Eklund, Wadena.

Nicholas and Jennifer Diederich, Breezy Point, Piper Jane, 6 pounds, 11 ounces, Aug. 27, 2013. Grandparents are Dave and Jane Diederich, Pine River, and Steve and Lois Hoechst, Mankato.

Cuyuna Regional Medical Center, Crosby

Michael and Julie Austin, Brainerd, a girl, Sophia Kate, 7 pounds, 10.7 ounces, Aug. 7, 2013. Grandparents are Anthony and Cathy Altiero, Ely, Minn., and Lee and Trudy Austin, Baxter, Minn. Great-grandparents are Lucille Altiero, Niles, Ohio, and the late Anthony Altiero, the late William Mymo and the late Mary Mymo, Kate Simonson, Mentor, and the late Earl Simonson, and Stewart Austin, Pequot Lakes, and the late Virginia Austin.

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