Birth announcements

Jonah Kimman

Jonah Jack Kimman was born to Heather (Boser) and Mark Kimman of Pierz, Oct. 16, 2012, at 8:50 p.m. at St. Gabriel’s Hospital. He weighed 9 pounds, 3 1/2 ounces and was 21 1/2 inches long.

Grandparents are Glenn and Lori Boser of Pierz and Clint and Jan Kimman of Pierz. Great-grandparents are Eleanore Skocheski of Harding and Marcella Boser of Pierz.


Vincent Jones

Vincent Allen Jones was born to JaCinda and James Jones of McGregor, Oct. 17, 2012, at Riverwood Healthcare Center. He weighed 7 pounds 5.6 ounces.

Grandparents are LuCinda and Randall Madsen of Little Falls, the late Allen Solid, James Jones of Reidsville, Ga., and Laura Stahl of McGregor.


Myles Racelo

Myles Mathew Racelo was born to Amber (Karst) and Sean Racelo of Brainerd, Oct. 10, 2012, at 8:34 p.m. at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center, Crosby. He weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces and was 18 1/2 inches long.

Grandparents are Richard and Janelle Karst of Pierz Scotty and Jackie Cook of Oberlin, La., Jade Racelo and Debbie Mitchell of Garrison.


Ajay Smieja

Ajay Calvin Smieja was born to Melissa (Posterick) and Wade Smieja of Little Falls, Oct. 24, 2012, at 1:30 p.m. at St. Gabriel’s Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 5 1/2 ounces and 19 3/4 inches long.

Grandparents are Darwin and Janell Posterick of Randall and Calvin and Susan Smieja of Royalton.


Keagan Huehne

Keagan Scott Huehne was born to Lisa and Joe Huehne of Lakeville, Oct. 7, 2012, at 7:23 a.m. at Fairview Ridges Hospital in Burnsville. He weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces and was 21 inches long.

Grandparents are Dan and Joyce Loscheider of Pierz and Frank and Clarice Huehne of Hudson, Wis. Great-grandfather is Leo Loscheider of Little Falls.