Births: Northern Brainerd lakes area births from Nov. 26-Dec. 21, 2021
Babies born at Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd and Lakewood Health System in Staples
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd
Travis and Simone Aune, Pequot Lakes, a boy, Weston Jay, 7 pounds, 13 ounces, Nov. 26, 2021. Grandparents are Jay and Roxanne Gorton, Pequot Lakes, and Brian and Denise Aune, Pequot Lakes.
Sarah Holtz and Joshua Franzen, Pequot Lakes, a girl, Scarlet Goodsky Franzen, 6 pounds, 7 ounces, Dec. 1, 2021. Grandparents are Michelle Thorson, Pillager, Chad (Jamie) Silker, Fairmont, and Vincent and Mary (Petraborg) Franzen, Brainerd.
Neil and Rhea Schmitt, Merrifield, a girl, Kate-Lynn Noel, 6 pounds, 4 ounces, Dec. 8, 2021.
Lakewood Health System, Staples
Jessica and Jeremy Rooney, Breezy Point, a boy, Elias George, 7 pounds, 13 ounces, Dec. 6, 2021.
Vanessa and Dan Bye, Pequot Lakes, a girl, Birgitta Valentina, 8 pounds, 11 ounces, Dec. 6, 2021.
Katie and Dustin Wiese, Pequot Lakes, a boy, Derek Ronald, 7 pounds, 13 ounces, Dec. 20, 2021.
Kimberly Christensen and Justin Wicks, Hackensack, a girl, Mena Rose, 7 pounds, 3 ounces, Dec. 21, 2021.