Birth announcements 7/7

Nora Smude

Nora Elaine Smude was born to Lisa and Kevin Smude of Hillman, June 29, 2013, at 2:12 a.m. at the St. Cloud Hospital. She weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.

Grandparents are Bob and Julie Kummet of Pierz and Rich and Kathy Smude of Pierz. Great-grandparents are Roman and Marie Meyer of Pierz.

Hattie Sperl

Hattie Rose Sperl was born to Meghan and David Sperl of Duluth, June 19, 2013, at 7:51 p.m. at St. Mary’s Hospital in Duluth. She weighed 8 pounds 7 1/2 ounces and was 21 1/2 inches long.

Grandparents are Gary and Elaine Sperl of Little Falls and Roger and Jean Norris of Eagan. Great-grandparents are Ansie and Sal Sperl of Albany.