Births - April 1, 2018
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd
Leah Nevin, Crosslake, a boy, Jameson Alexander, 6 pounds, 5 ounces, Feb. 12, 2018. Grandparents are Joan Nevin, Shawnee, Okla., and David Nevin, Crosslake.
Michael and Melissa Diemer, Brainerd, a girl, Amelia Ann, 7 pounds, 10 ounces, Feb. 18, 2018. Grandparents are Keith and Pam Rice, Lake Shore, and Sandra Diemer, Pillager.
Adam and Rebecca Olson, Pequot Lakes, a boy, Stephen Jeffrey Olson II, 9 pounds, 8 ounces, Feb. 19, 2018. Grandparents are Mick and Kris Scott, Pine River, and Al and Peggy Hulke, Pine River.
Kyle and Kendra Bost, Brainerd, a boy, Benjamin, Feb. 23, 2018. Grandparents are Laura Large, Pequot Lakes, and Melissa and Robert Bettschen, Brainerd.
Jessica Christenson and John Piffier, Breezy Point, a girl, Alexis James Piffier, 6 pounds, 12 ounces, Feb. 26, 2018.
Joseph and Amber Ratuski, Emily, a boy, Bohdan Christopher, 8 pounds, 14 ounces, Feb. 27, 2018. Grandparents are Angie Curran, Brainerd, Kelly Cunningham, Waite Park, and Chris Ratuski, Aitkin.
Chad and Jocelyn Burback, Pine River, a girl, Hailey Nature Luta, 6 pounds, 1 ounce, March 2, 2018. Grandparents are Mark and Angie Haglund and Richard and Jean Burback.
Roger and Dayle Shimek, Nisswa, a girl, Piper Jean, 6 pounds, 9 ounces, March 2, 2018.
Jase and Courtney Walton, Nisswa, a girl, Lilyan Michelle, 8 pounds, 6 ounces, March 5, 2018. Grandparents are Tanya Smith and Kevin Smith, Shane and Leann Schumacher and Tammi and Leo Walton.
Kevin and Alexis Anderson, Pequot Lakes, a boy, Parker James, 8 pounds, 10 ounces, March 5, 2018. Grandparents are Larry and Kim Anderson, Lake Shore, and Blair and Garnet Zaffke, Backus, and the late Steven Fisher.
Tyler McAninch and Brittany Hilgers, Pequot Lakes, a girl, Jazzlynn Hope McAninch, 7 pounds, 4 ounces, March 6, 2018.
Christian Johnson and Jill Herberg, Brainerd, a girl, Brynn Allison Herberg, 7 pounds, 5 ounces, March 7, 2018. Grandparents are Tim and Nancy Herberg, Deerwood, and Betty Johnson, Backus.
Jared and Joanna Griffin, Crosslake, a girl, Sadie Mae, 7 pounds, 3 ounces, March 7, 2018. Grandparents are Allan and Colleen Griffin, Dubuque, Iowa, and Mark and Theresa Jorgensen, Centennial, Colo.