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.