Ethan Scott Halvorson was born April 28, 2009, to Jennifer and Scott Halvorson of River Falls. Also welcomed by grandparents: Jackie Schaar of River Falls and Joan and Dick Halvorson of Altoona.
Brianna Lorraine Schmitz was born April 28, 2009, to Lena and Dan Schmitz of Roberts. Also welcomed by brother, Noah and sister, Alexa.
Cruz Carter Smith-Christy was born April 28, 2009, to Brittany Smith and Clint Christy of River Falls.
Mason Michael Petersen was born April 30, 2009, to Melissa and Michael Petersen of Ellsworth. Also welcomed by sisters: Mara, Maleah and Mya; and grandparents: Loren and Laura Harbaugh of Manchester, Iowa, and George and Rose Petersen of Walingford, Iowa.
Lydia Aliese Arnold was born May 1, 2009, to Jennifer and Gregory Arnold of Hudson.
Dominik Phillip Lee was born May 2, 2009, to Christina Christenson and John Lee of River Falls. Also welcomed by brother, Julian; and grandparents: Ken and Ruth Lee, and Phillip and Judy Christenson.
Henry David Hovland was born May 5, 2009, to Racheal and Lance Hovland of River Falls. Also welcomed by sister, Anika; and grandparents: Wilma and David Hovland of Eau Claire and Sharon Goodacre of Hayward.
Ella Marie Tellin was born May 4, 2009, weighing eight pounds, 11 ounces, and was 20 inches long. She is the daughter of Tony and Shannon Tellin of River Falls. Also welcomed by sister, Olivia; grandparents: Duane and Sherry Bruggeman of River Falls and Roxanne Tauer of New Richmond; and great-grandparents: Claude and Katy Pace of River Falls.
Elisabeth Anne Naughton was born May 4, 2009, weighing six pounds, 13 ounces, and was 19 1/2 inches long. She is the daughter of Andy and Kaari Naughton of River Falls. Also welcomed by sister, Lillian; grandparents: Mark and Karen Naughton of Maplewood, Minn., and Bob and Sue Lee of River Falls; and great-grandparents: Dorie Naughton of St. Paul, and Evelyn Benjamin of Virginia, Minn.
Lawrence Kevin Schaar was born May 5, 2009, weighing seven pounds, seven ounces and was 21 inches long. He is the son of Kevin and Mary Schaar of River Falls. Also welcomed by sister, Haley; and grandparents: the late Robert and Jackie Schaar, and Lawrence and Mary Huppert of Hager City.