A boy, Bryden Lee, weighing 5 lbs. 12 oz., was born June 15, 2012, at Essentia Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center Brainerd to Erin and Scott Melz. He has a big sister, Sienna.
Grandparents are Pete and Pam Landgren, Aitkin; and Don and Darla Melz, Carlos.
Great-grandmother is Fern Ince, Aitkin.
A boy, Day’Andre Rueben, weighing 7 lbs. 5 oz., was born May 17, 2012 at St. Cloud to Krisanne Marie Benjamin and Darron Rueben Mountain-Day, Mille Lacs.
Grandparents are Angeline Mountain, Minneapolis; and Aaron Rueben Day, Mille Lacs.
Great-grandparents are June L. Day, Onamia; and Larry Smallwood Sr., Mille Lacs.
A girl, Brielle Eileen, weighing 6 lbs. 6 oz., was born June 20, 2012, at Riverwood Healthcare Center in Aitkin to Kahla Ruschmeier and Skyler Robinson, both of Ironton.
Grandparents are Greg and Sue Ruschmeier, Aitkin; Jackie Rengo, Crosby; Gary Robinson, Merrifield; and Vanessa Fordyce, Baxter.
Great-grandparents are Loretta Ruschmeier, Isle; Al Robinson, Aitkin; and the late Eileen Olson.
A girl, Maharlika Corinne, weighing 7 lbs. 9 oz., was born June 8, 2012, at Riverwood Healthcare Center in Aitkin to Jennifer and Dr. Joselito Burgos, Aitkin.
MONTRELL SABA JR.
A boy, Montrell Nasif Jr., weighing 7 lbs. 6 oz., was born June 5, 2012, at Riverwood Healthcare Center in Aitkin to Jazmin Walker and Montrell Saba Sr., both of Aitkin.
Grandparents are Cinnamon Hall, Aitkin; and Becky Saba.
A boy, Jaden Michael, weighing 7 lbs. 14 oz., was born June 13, 2012, at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby to Jill Bobenmoyer and Joel Grunenwald, Aitkin. He has a big brother, Jared Bobenmoyer, and big sister, Janie Bobenmoyer.
Grandparents are Jane and David Vranish, Aitkin; Danny and Lori Wencl, Deerwood; and Joanie and the late Mike Grunenwald, Aitkin.
Great-grandparents are Cheri and Ralph Crane, Aitkin; and Alice Bergman, Two Harbors.
A girl, Gretta Elise, weighing 8 lbs. 14 oz., was born June 11, 2012, at at Cuyuna Regional Medical Center in Crosby to Jennifer and Kevin Peterson, Aitkin.
Grandparents are Dick and Kathy Peterson, LeSueur and Joe Hirschey, Staples. Great-grandfather is Philip Videen, Luck, Wis.