Births (Feb. 28, 2013)
Fiona Fae Maiers, was born Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, weighing six pounds, four ounces, 20 inches, to Bethann and Martin Maiers of Hudson. Also welcomed by siblings: Chloe, Jackson, Drew, Amelia, Millicent, Franklin, and Freya; grandparents: Shirley and Rudy Zrman of Fish Creek, and Mary Ann and Jerry Maiers of Washington Island.
Channing C. Tatum, was born Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, weighing seven pounds, 12 ounces, 20 inches, to Gifted Tatum of North Hudson. Also welcomed by sibling, Alexander; grandparents: Gwendolyn Polite of Hemmingway, S.C., Donald Bruce McRaven III of Crystal, Minn., William Tatum, Brooklyn Center, Minn., and Luella Riggins of Oakdale, Minn.; and great-grandparents: Donald Bruce McRaven Jr. of Moorhead, Minn., and Georgia Polite of Hemmingway, S.C.
RIVER FALLS AREA HOSPITAL
Travis James Bechel was born on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, to Nicole and Kenneth Bechel Jr. of Ellsworth. Also welcomed by brothers, Josh and Tyler; sister, Jenna; and grandparents: Melanie Johnson of Ellsworth, Kevin and Dianne Johnson of Ellsworth, and Ken and Dianne Bechel of Ellsworth.
FreyBjorn Arthur Kelly was born on Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, to Britta and Gary Kelly of River Falls. Also welcomed by brothers, Tyler and Odin.
Brianna Marie Nowak-Pechacek was born on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, weighing seven pounds and 20 inches, to Rachel Pechacek and Brian Nowak of River Falls. Also welcomed by grandparents: Peter and Sheila Pechacek of River Falls; Mark Nowak of Wausau and Debra Grier of Merrill.
Lincoln Danger Wescott was born on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, weighing seven pounds, eight ounces and 20 inches long, to Jacquelyn and Nathaniel Wescott of Hudson. Also welcomed by siblings, Ethan and Timmy; grandparents: Leslie Helmen of Hudson; Kevin Helmen of Hudson; Cathy and Rodger Harter of Hudson and George Wescott of Fertil, Iowa; and great-grandparents: Bill and Nita Dudney of Tulsa, Okla.; Marlene Nelson of River Falls; and David Guise and Sheryl Brown of River Falls.