MANNINEN - Carl and Lee Ann (Carlson) Manninen of Cornell became first-time parents Jan. 17 with the birth of their son, Ethan Axel Manninen. Delivered 5:26 p.m. at OSF St. Francis Hospital, the infant weighed 6 pounds, 5.2 ounces and was 18 inches long.
Baby Ethan's grandparents are Donna Kay Carlson of Escanaba and Viola Sloan Manninen of Watson.
GODFREY - Josh and Nikki Godfrey of Escanaba welcomed a baby girl, Trinity Rose, into their family at 6:58 p.m. Jan. 23. Delivered at OSF St. Francis Hospital in Escanaba, the infant weighed 7 pounds, .7 ounces and was 18.5 inches long.
Grandparents are Michael and Ann Trudell, and Wallace and Diane Godfrey, all of Gladstone.
Great-grandparents are Ronald and Mary Lou Trudell of Trenary.
GODFREY - Jeff and Michelle Godfrey of Big Rapids, Mich., welcomed their first child Feb. 17 at 7:05 p.m. Born at Hackley Hospital in Muskegon, Carter David Godfrey weighed 8 pounds, 3 ounces and was 21.5 inches long. The baby's father is a former Gladstone resident.
Barbara (Jerry Niemi) Godfrey of Stonington, and Patrick (Linda Cotey) Godfrey Sr. of Munising are Carter's grandparents.
DUBORD - A son, Carter Philip Dubord, was born to Escanaba resident Krista Dubord Feb. 2 at OSF St. Francis Hospital. Delivered at 2:14 a.m., the infant weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces and was 20 inches in length.
Carter's grandparents are Todd and Becky Dubord of Escanaba.
Great-grandparents are Phil and Lela Dubord of Flat Rock, along with Lester and Jane Gardner of Escanaba.
MIRON - Josh and Amy (Brock) Miron of Gladstone announce the birth of their son, Braidyn Brock Miron. Delivered at OSF St. Francis Hospital, 8:39 a.m. Feb. 18, the infant boy weighed 9 pounds, 13 ounces and measured 20 inches long.
Braidyn joins a brother, Deegan Joshua, at home.
Grandparents are Melodi and Jim Gravelle, and Dave and Lynn Brock, all of Gladstone, along with Steve and Cindy Miron of Flatrock.
Great-grandparents are Eileen Erickson and Tony Miron, Gladstone, along with Orville and Mary Lou Lantagne of Soo Hill.