Ella Jean Mortenson was born Dec. 3, 2019, to parents Christopher and Melissa Mortenson. She was 7 pounds, 2 ounces and 20 inches long.

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Beau Robert Briese and Mya Ann Briese were born Oct. 30, 2019, to parents Logan and Ava Briese. Beau weighed 5 pounds, 6 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long, while Mya was 5 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long.

Lainey Jennen was born October 22, 2019, to Matt and Erica Jennen of Fergus Falls. She weighed 8 pounds 14 ounces and was 22 inches long. 

Tytus Delbert Tumberg was born November 21, 2019, to Tyler and Manda Tumberg of Fergus Falls. He was 8 pounds, 9 ounces, and 21.25 inches long.

Shelby Stans and Max Thalmann, of Clitherall, are happy to announce the birth of their daughter, Alice Rose Thalmann. Alice was delivered by Dr. Jaimie Deraney, at Perham Health on August 28, 2019, at 2:44 p.m. She weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 1/4 inches long. Alice is welcomed home by a sibling, […]

Baby girl, Vera Jo Barfknecht was born on August 25, 2019, to Kendra and Joseph Barfknecht of Richville. She weighed 9 pounds, 1/2 ounce and was 20.5 inches long. She was delivered by Dawn Dahlgren-Roemmich, CNM at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Proud big sister is Mikah. Proud grandparents are Bud and Joanne, Sue, Deb […]

Dazen Jay Foss was born June 26, 2019 to Bill and Dacia Foss of Arthur, North Dakota. Grandparents are Maxine Foss of West Fargo and the late Robert Foss, and Dewey and Donna Walkup of Fergus Falls. Great-grandparents are Jack and Janice Walkup of Fergus Falls.

Brent and Tiffany Jennen are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Lyla Rose Jennen. She was born Aug. 2, 2019. Grandparents are Tom and Deb Jennen of Fergus Falls, and Russ and Vicki Brown of Fargo.

Shawn McCarty and Jill Balgaard are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Waverly Ives McCarty. She was born May 22, 2019. She weighed 7 pounds 5 ounces and was 20 inches long. She was welcomed home by her big brother, Archer. Grandparents are Harlan and MaryAnn Balgaard of Ashby, Ken McCarty and Louise […]



Shawn and Janelle Sampson are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Lillian Rose Sampson. She was born July 31, 2019. She weighed 6 pounds, 10 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. She was also greeted by older sister, Isabella. Grandparents are Barb Sampson of Fergus Falls, Steve Sampson of Fergus Falls, Jerry […]

Cole and Stacy Watson are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Paisley Kay Watson. She was born July 26, 2019. She weighed 6 pounds and was 18 1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Steve and Marlys Adams of Fergus Falls, and Dan and Beth Watson of Fergus Falls.

Joseph and Carly Budke are proud to announce the birth of their son, Myles Joseph Budke. He was born August 3, 2019. He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 19 1/4 inches long. Grandparents are Marc and Kathi Budke of Fergus Falls, and David and Debbie Gilbertson of Kensington. Great-grandparents are Ervena Budke of […]

A son, Axxal Matthew, was born June 10, 2019, to Matthew and Brianna Stoltenburg. He weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20 inches long. Grandparents are Clint and Debbie Walter of Fergus Falls, and Jon Stoltenburg of Alexandria. Great-grandparents are Jim and Gloria Bailey of Glenwood and Ted Stoltenburg of Sun City, Arizona.

A daughter, Evelyn Rose, was born June 18, 2019, to Lucas and Allison Berg. She weighed 8 pounds, 10 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Orland and Mary Ohe of Erhard, Clark Berg of Fergus Falls, and Cindy and Richard Treichel of Hawley. Great-grandparent is Mavis Budke of Pelican Rapids.

A daughter, Beckett Dawn, was born July 8, 2019, to Kylie and Braden Ashworth of Moorhead. Grandparents are Ken and Dawn Howe and Donald and Teresa Ashworth, all of Fergus Falls. Great-grandparents are Kyle Hagel, of Fargo and Patti Ashworth of Fergus Falls. Beckett was welcomed home and incredibly loved by brothers Taran and Rowan.

Lexie Marie Samuelson was born June 9, 2019 to Luke and Amanda Samuelson. She weighed 9 pounds 2 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Jamie and Stephanie Swenson of Fergus Falls, Tim and Niki Lill of Fergus Falls, and Gary and Sue Samuelson of Underwood.

Silas Delayne Fry was born May 29, 2019 to Adam Fry and Bethanie Kugler. He weighed 8 pounds 12 ounces and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are Delayne and Nancy Kugler of Underwood, and Rodney and Brenda Fry of Fergus Falls.

Connor James Fauske joined his big brother Corbin and his parents Tyrell and Amanda (Bopp) Fauske of Fargo on Feb. 16, 2019. He weighed 7 pounds 5 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Bruce and Carol Bopp of Fergus Falls, and Russell and Glenda Fauske of Bottineau, North Dakota.

Mason Mark Gregory was born May 4, 2019, to Jon and Anna Gregory of Maple Grove. Big sister Everly welcomed him home. He was 7 pounds and 20 inches long. Grandparents are Mark and Susan Hermes of Fergus Falls and Richard and Lila Gregory of Maple Grove.

Hattie Elise Rogers was born May 1, 2019. She weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20 inches long. Parents are Zachary and Susan Rogers. Grandparents are Dan and Lynn Ouren, and Ray and Missy Rogers, both of Fergus Falls. Great-grandparents are Marlene Noack of Fergus Falls, and Joyce Rogers of White Bear Lake.

Lawson Joshua Mace was born April, 16, 2019. He weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 19 1/2 inches long. Parents are Blair and Jayme Mace. Grandparents are Carl Sr. and Judy Mace of Herndon, Pennsylvania, and Jaycin and Michelle Sundheim of Minot, North Dakota.

Boone William Davis was born April 24, 2019. He weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19 inches long. Parents are Derek and Mary Davis. Grandparents are Troy and Mona Davis of Fergus Falls, Laurie Sanders of Fergus Falls, and Kevan Sanders of Freeman, South Dakota. Great-grandparents are Bill and Crystal Davis of Battle Lake, […]

Harvey Richard Hendrickx was born April, 3, 2019. He weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. Parents are Philip and Tiffany Hendrickx. Grandparents are Richard and Lori Stich of Fergus Falls, and Robert and Denise Hendrickx of Fergus Falls. Great-grandparent is Dennis Bauman of Erhard.

Rhett Owen Holt was born Feb. 20, 2019, to Connor and Janelle Holt of Grand Forks. He was 7 pounds, 9 ounces and 21 inches long. Grandparents are Dan and Amy Beske of Fergus Falls, Harold Holt of Pelican Rapids, and Wanda Holt of Hutchinson.

A girl; Harlow Kay Soliah was born December 19, 2018. Weighing 7 pounds 14 ounces and 21 inches long. Parents are Nicholas and Karlissa Soliah of Fergus Falls. Siblings are Piper and Remi Soliah. Grandparents are Rigo Grijalva and Karleen Strader of Fergus Falls; Ed and Cory Holte of Fergus Falls; and Craig Soliah of […]

A daughter, Prairie Juel Kolle, was born Nov. 16, 2018 to Kellie Carroll and Daniel Kolle of Fergus Falls. She was 6lb 12oz and 19 inches. Grandparents are Stacy and Scott Kolle of Fergus Falls and Jan Dumas and Mike Carroll of Elizabeth. Great-grandparents are Jan and Russ Nelson of Belle Fourche,  South Dakota and Donna Kolle of Fergus Falls. Great-great grandma is Juel Godel of Fergus Falls.

A son, Milton Petrick, was born December 12, 2018 at Essentia Hospital in Fargo, to Jeremy Petrick and JoEllen Kohlman-Petrick of Fergus Falls. He was 7 pounds, 15 ounces and 19 3/4 inches long. Grandparents are Dennis and Judy Kohlman of Fargo and Marilyn Petrick of Makoti, North Dakota. He was welcomed home by siblings Zoey (8), Paizley (5) and Porter (3).

A son, Carsten David Wienbar, was born December 8, 2018, to Dave and Kelsey Wienbar. He was 7 pounds, 8 ounces and 20 inches long. Grandparents are Dave and Janie Ripp, and Danny and Kelly Wienbar, all of Ottertail. Great-grandparents are Eileen Overby of Wahpeton, and Pat and Bill Meyer of Minot, North Dakota.

A daughter, Freia Fjestad, was born May 24, 2018, to Tim and Leah Fjestad of Greeley, Colorado. She was 6 pounds, 1 ounce, and was 19 3/4 inches. Grandparents are Verlyn and Kathy Fjestad of Fergus Falls and Dale and Collette Halmrast of Greeley, Colorado. Great-grandparents are Lilly Halmrast of West Fargo and Betty Menze […]

Khloie Marshall was born to Justin and Kayla Marshall of Fargo, North Dakota on Sunday, Sept. 16. She weighed 8 pounds and 11 ounces and was 21 inches long. Khloie was born at Sandford Hospital. Delighted grandparents are Mark and Susan Bond of Fergus Falls. Delighted aunts and uncle of Khloie include Kayla’s siblings, Kori […]

Melissa and Dan Johnson are proud to announce the birth of their baby girl Zoey Leona Johnson. She weighed 7 pounds and was 20.5 inches long. She was born at Lake Region Health Care in Fergus Falls. Delighted grandparents are Keith and Kim Olson of Fergus Falls, Jim and Judy Johnson of Breckenridge; great-grandparents are […]

Joren and Nathaniel Cowden of Los Angeles, California are proud to announce the birth of their baby girl, Elwyn Margaret Cowden.  She was born June 23, 2018.  She weighed 9 pounds and was 20.25 inches long. Delighted grandparents are Jon and Janan Skillingstad of Fergus Falls and Mike and Kerri Cowden of Culver City, California.

Ansty and Mitchell Root of Burnsville are proud to announce the birth of their son, Ronan Oscar Root, fondly known as Ro.  He was born December 1, 2017.  He weighed 7.75 pounds and was 23 inches long. Delighted grandparents are Jon and Janan Skillingstad of Fergus Falls; Ron and Laurie Root of Superior, Wisconsin and […]

Darek and Kayla Benhardus, along with their daughter Ellie, are proud to announce the birth of their baby girl Gracie Lynn Benhardus. She was born July 12, 2018. She weighed 7 pounds and 14 ounces. Delighted grandparents are Gary and Lola Keller of Fort Meyers Beach, Florida; Wes and Lora Balken of Erhard; great-grandpa, Cyril […]

Baby boy, Luke Joseph Branca, was born July 11, 2018, to Joe and Amber Branca of Fergus Falls. He weighed 8 pounds 13 ounces and was 22 inches long. Proud grandparents are Dick and Sue Neal of West Fargo, and Bill and Pat Branca of Fargo. Great-grandparents are Lou and Millie Branca of Rochester, Dough […]

Baby boy, Johnathan James Umlauf, was born July 20, 2018, to Brent and Jess Umlauf of Underwood. He weighed 7.5 pounds and was 20.5 inches long.

A son, Liam Matthew Bischof, was born to Stefan and Michelle Bischof of Detroit Lakes at Sanford Medical Center, Fargo, on Saturday, June 30, 2018.  He was 7 pounds, 8 ounces and 20 inches long. Proud grandparents are Markus and Carol Bischof of Fergus Falls, and Larry and Julie Marxen of Fargo. Great-grandparents are Arlan […]

A son, Leo William Hennen, was born to Paul and Katie Hennen on May 30, 2018. He was 9 pounds, 8 ounces and 21.5 inches long. Grandparents are Bill and Collette Cox of Fergus Falls and Barry and Susan Hennen of Morris. Great-grandmother is Evelyn Hennen of Morris. He was welcomed home by a sister, […]

Coleman Adam Eifert was born May 29, 2018, at 7 pounds, 9 ounces and 12 inches long to proud parents Zach and Dana Eifert. Coleman was welcomed home by siblings Barrett, Jameson and Adalynn. Grandparents are Mark and Kathy Eifert and Clyde and Beth Schlepp of Fergus Falls. Great-grandparents are Ken and Mary Krause of […]

Baby boy Oliver Benson Viger was born May 4, 2018, to Rachel and Derick Viger of Andover. He weighed 8 pounds and was 20 inches long. Proud grandparents are Jeff and Skelley Kinsel of Shoreview and Don and Lori Viger of Fergus Falls. Great-grandparents are Richard and JoAnne Viger of Fergus Falls, Jim an Janell […]

Zaiden Zahlijha Leroy Gast-Thone was born June 15, 2018, at 5 pounds, 11 ounces and 18.5 inches long to proud parents Keith Michael Thone and Veronica Roleen Gast. Grandparents are Wanda Dempsey of Erhard, Robert Christ of Ohio, Wilma Brimhall of Fergus Falls and Rick Brimhall of Fergus Falls. Great-grandparents are Evelyn Gast of Erhard […]

Scarlett Lorraine King was born at Lake Region in Fergus Falls to parents Cedric Cryail King Jr and Skylar Rose King at 7 pounds, 5 ounces and 20.5 inches long. Grandparents are Dan and Denise Kugler of Underwood, Arleen King of Fergus Falls and Cedric King Sr .of Rosholt, South Dakota.

Rayna Marie Burrell was born June 7, 2018, to proud parents Rachel Fick and Juan Pablo Burrell. She weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces.

Baby boy Oliver Matthew Callahan was born on May 21, 2018, to Stacey and Matthew Callahan of Verndale. He weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and was 19 inches long. He was delivered by Dr. Heidi Olson at Tri-County Health Care in Wadena. Proud big brother is Emmet. Proud grandparents are Mark and Joni Callahan and […]

Charlie Jerome Johnson was welcomed into this world by mommy and daddy, Courtney and Rick, and big brother Creighton on January 8, 2018. He weighed 6 pounds and 13 ounces and was 19 ½ inches long. Grandparents are Ron and Melissa Johnson of Sacred Heart and Denise Jetter and Randy Kinder of Fergus Falls. Great-grandparents […]

Bristol Avis Ott was born April 28, 2018, to proud parents Tyler James Ott and Christine Maria Mortenson. Bristol was 7 pounds, 9 ounces and 20 1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Dawn Ott of Fergus Falls, Roxy Morenson and Bryan Johnson of Wheaton and Wayne and Jacque Mortenson of Elizabeth. Great-grandparents are Larry and Sally […]

Matthew and Rayonna Hystead of Fargo proudly announce the arrival of their baby son, Emmett  Dale, who was born on April 19, 2018. He weighed 8 pounds, 1 ounce and was 20 1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Dennis and Ruth Hystead of Fergus Falls and Kent and Melissa Rademacher of Oxbow. Great-grandparents are Dale and […]

Tyler and Jenna Lovgren of Wahpeton are proud to announce the arrival of their baby daughter, Hallie Marie, who was born on March 29, 2018. She weighed 7 pounds 6 ounces and was 21 inches long. Grandparents are Wayne and Sharon Heifort of Underwood and Brad and Arlene Lovgren of Wahpeton. Great-grandparents are Ralph and […]

Clara Irene Piekarski was born on March 19, 2018, at 7 pounds, 6 ounces and 20.5 inches long to proud parents Joel and Britt Piekarski of Fergus Falls. Clara was welcomed home by siblings Abigail and Kjerstin. Grandparents are Richard and Marcy Schuetze and Jonathan and Brenda Piekarski, all of Fergus Falls. Great-grandparent is LouAnn […]