Maximus Wayne Hoogheem was born Aug. 8, 2009, weighing seven pounds, and was 21 inches long. He is the son of Wayne Hoogheem and Alicia Hartenstein. Also welcomed by grandparents: Steve and Madelyn Hoogheem of New Richmond and Scott and Denise Hartenstein of River Falls; and great-grandparents: Great-grandma Hoogheem, Great-grandma Meyer, Great-grandma Hartenstein and Great-grandpa Hartenstein.
Lillie Marie Barstad was born Aug. 9, 2009, weighing eight pounds, eight ounces and was 21 inches long. She is the daughter of Mark and Tanya Barstad of Baldwin.
Danica Danielle Wahrenbrock was born Aug. 11, 2009, weighing seven pounds, two ounces and was 19 inches long. She is the daughter of David and Danielle Wahrenbrock of Hudson. Also welcomed by siblings: Sahara and Skylar; grandparents: James Wahrenbrock of River Falls, Barb Wahrenbrock of River Falls, Linda Selleck of Hudson and Charles Huppert, Jr., of Ellsworth; and great-grandmother, Lucille Wahrenbrock of Story City, Iowa.
Maesa Rae Kuchera was born Aug. 15, 2009, weighing seven pounds, four ounces, and was 20 inches long. She is the daughter of Tony and Haleigh Kuchera of River Falls. Also welcomed by brother, Ryder; grandparents: Todd and Tami Kuchera of River Falls, and Paul and Julie Uhmann of River Falls.
Andrei Ion Tupan was born Aug. 12, 2009, to Eun Young Lee and Alexandru Tupan of River Falls. He is also welcomed by sister, Angela Didina Tupan.