Birth

Camden Joseph

VANBROCKLIN — A baby boy, Camden Joseph, was born Dec. 11, to Joseph and Melissa (Cousineau) VanBrocklin of Gladstone. The baby was delivered at 11:32 p.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital. He weighed 5 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 19 inches long. Weston joins his brother CJ and sisters Chloe and ...

Urijah Scott

SCHLENVOGT - Katrina Gardner-Schlenvogt and Dylan Schlenvogt welcomed a son, Urijah Scott Schlenvogt, on Dec. 20, 2017, at 2:17 p.m. Urijah weighed 7 lbs, 15 ozs, and was 18 inches when he arrived at Spectrum Health Community Hospital in Zeeland, Mich. Urijah is the first child for Katrina and ...

Patrick Thomas

WILS — A baby boy, Patrick Thomas, was born Dec. 4, to Nick and Sara (Dahm) Wils of Gladstone. The baby was delivered at 8:59 p.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 4.3 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long. Weston joins two older siblings at home. Grandparents are Sue and the ...

Liam Jacob

MURRAY — Liam Jacob Murray was born at 7:39 a.m. on Nov. 29, 2017 at Dickinson County Hospital. He weighed in at 7 pounds 8 ounces and 19 3/4 inches long. He is the son of Jeffrey Murray and Rebecca Nail of Escanaba. His maternal grandparents are Bruce and Mary Nail of Escanaba and his ...

Brailynn Ariella

BRABYN — Kevin and Hillary Brabyn welcomed a baby girl, Brailynn Ariella, on Dec. 25 at HSHS St. Vincent Hospital in Green Bay.

Easton William

ANDREWS — A baby boy, Easton William, was born Nov. 15, to Ben and Lauren (Fortin) Andrews of Sault Ste Marie, Mich. The baby was delivered at 9:43 a.m. at War Memorial Hospital. He weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces, and was 21 inches long. Easton joins his sister Isabella at home. Grandparents ...

Bryce Alexander

LEHTONEN — A baby boy, Bryce Alexander, was born Dec. 15, to Faye Lehtonen of Escanaba. The baby was delivered at 7:16 p.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 8.4 ounces, and was 19 inches long. Bryce joins his sister Faith at home. Grandparents are Barb Willis and Fred ...

Ashleigh Lynn

HOSSELE-JONES — Anthony Jones of Escanaba and Emily Hossele of Wells, announce the birth of their daughter, ­Ashleigh Lynn, born on Nov. 19, at OSF St. Francis Hospital. She arrived at 5:52 p.m. weighing 6 pounds, 11.8 ounces and was 19 inches long at birth. Tracy Hossele, Robert ...

Jenevieve Cheryl

KLEIN — David and Nicole (Betters) Klein welcomed their first child, a baby girl, on Oct. 14 at Banner Del E Webb Medical Center in Sun City West, Ariz. Jenevieve Cheryl arrived at 4:17 a.m., weighed 6 pounds 2 ounces, and measured 19.5 inches long. Grandparents are Dwayne and Theresa Klein ...

Everly Lynn

RUOHOMAKI — New parents, Chase and Heidi (Heers) Ruohomaki of Kalamazoo, MI, proudly announce the birth of their first child, Everly Lynn Ruohomaki. Everly was born at Bronson Methodist Hospital in Kalamazoo on Nov. 24 at 1:26 p.m. She weighed 6 pounds, 3.5 ounces and was 19.75 inches in ...

Emmett Allen

ZUBKE — A baby boy, Emmett Allen Zubke, was born Nov. 28, to Davis Zubke and Tara Myers-Zubke of Escanaba. The baby was delivered at 8:24 a.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital. He weighed 9 pounds, 3.2 ounces, and was 19 inches long. Emmett joins his sister Emma at home. Grandparents are Paul ...

Couple donates device for grieving parents to hospital

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A Utah hospital is among a growing list of medical centers that now have a medical device called a CuddleCot that allows parents to keep stillborn babies by their side in their hospital room for longer. The device has a cooling pad that can be put under the baby's body, ...

Dream on Me crib mattresses recalled

(AP) — More than 20,000 crib and toddler bed mattresses are being recalled this week because they fail to meet flammability standards. Other recalled consumer products include benches and utility tractors. DETAILS: Dream On Me spring and foam mattresses for cribs and toddler beds. The ...

Isabel Grace

CONN — David and Jenni (Markham) Conn welcomed their first child, a baby girl, on Sept. 25 at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor, Mich. Isabel Grace arrived at 12:52 a.m. weighing 7 pounds, 0 ounces and measuring 20.5 inches long. Grandparents are Irene Huebler of Escanaba, Jeff and ...

Maddon James

FITZHARRIS — A baby boy, Maddon James, was born Sept. 28, to Kevin and Barb (Fitzharris) of Escanaba. The baby was delivered at 9:09 p.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds, 3.8 ounces, and was 19 inches long. Grandparents are Diane and Randy DeGrave of Escanaba, and Elizabeth ...

Nathan Bradley

IVES — Bradley and Shelby (Fishell) Ives welcomed a baby boy on Nov. 4th at OSF St. Francis Hospital. Nathan Bradley arrived at 7:34 a.m. and weighed 7 pounds 1 ounce and was 19.5 inches long at birth. Grandparents include Dan and Kelly Fishell of Bark River, and Don and Ruth Ives of Bark ...

Weston James

JACQUES — Andrew and Chelsea (Clairmont) Jacques of Escanaba announce the birth of their son, Weston James. He was born on Oct. 15, at Dickinson County Memorial Hospital. He arrived at 3:25 a.m. weighing 6 pounds, 12 ounces and was 20.5 inches long at birth. Randy and MaryAnn Jacques of ...

Letah Mae

OGREN — Chris and Sydney (Reynolds) Ogren of Escanaba announce the birth of their daughter, Letah Mae, born on Nov. 4, at OSF St. Francis Hospital. She arrived at 11:16 a.m. weighing 8 pounds, 13.2 ounces and was 20 inches long at birth. Lou and Jenny Reynolds, and Allan and Roni Ogren of ...

Stella Grace

SIMON — Andy and Adrea (Buggay) Simon of Escanaba announce the birth of their daughter, Stella Grace, born on Nov. 8, at OSF St. Francis Hospital. She arrived at 12:41 p.m. weighing 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 18.5 inches long at birth. Stella joins her sibblings Henery, Grant, Allie and ...

Ember Jade

EIS — Michael and Jamie Eis of Parkersburg W. Va. announce the birth of the daughter, Ember Jade Eis. She was born Oct. 24, 2017 at 5:04 p.m. at Marietta Memorial Hospital in Marietta, Ohio weighing 7 lbs 15 oz and 19 inches long. She was welcomed home by a brother, William Ethan, and a ...