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Births-May 15, 2014

Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s

Medical Center, Brainerd

John and Jessie Bueckers, Pine River, a boy, Blaise Ambrose, 10 pounds, 5 ounces, April 17, 2014. Grandparents are Mary Konrad, Pine River, Floyd Konrad, Palm Desert, Calif., and John and Marilyn Bueckers, Pine River.

Anthony and Rachel Blanchard, Pine River, a girl, Sara Marie, 9 pounds, 2 ounces, April 17, 2014. Grandparents are Jim and Chris Blanchard, Backus, and Tom and Mary Welshons, Pine River.

Steven and Melissa Bracy, Merrifield, a girl, Emery Ann, 7 pounds, 15 ounces, April 20, 2014. Grandparents are Dean and Toni Logering, Merrifield, and Paula Phillips, Brainerd.

Nicholas and Molly Keefe, Pine River, a girl, Elaina Rose, 7 pounds, 9 ounces, April 24, 2014.

Nathan Noyes and Kristina Walko, Pequot Lakes, a girl, Kaylee Lynn Noyes, 8 pounds, 7 ounces, April 25, 2014. Grandparents are Deb Tulenchik, Pequot Lakes, Peter Walko Jr., Middleton, N.Y., Heather Mills, Nisswa, and Brad Noyes, Pequot Lakes.

Nicole Tulenchik and Andrew Davidson, Brainerd, a girl, Reece Evelyn Davidson, 8 pounds, 2 ounces, April 25, 2014. Grandparents are James and Emily Davidson, Backus, Tim Tulenchik, Pequot Lakes, and Annette Tulenchik, Pequot Lakes.

Lakewood Health System, Staples

Katie Geyer and Carl Sanders, Merrifield, a girl, Janijah Lee, 8 pounds, 3 ounces, April 15, 2014.

Mindy and Michael Chandler, Nisswa, a boy, Joshua Michael, 9 pounds, 11 ounces, April 24, 2014.

Abbie and Joseph Hoelscher, Nisswa, a boy, Sawyer Joseph, 8 pounds, 9 ounces, April 25, 2014.

Elizabeth and OJ Steffen, Backus, a girl, Myra Elizabeth, 7 pounds, 6 ounces, May 5, 2014.

Jamie and Michael Heldt, Pequot Lakes, a boy, Daniel Jesse Craig, 8 pounds, May 9, 2014.

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