Births (Oct. 12)
REGINA MEDICAL CENTER, HASTINGS
Ethyn Michael Boleen was born Sept. 23, 2011, weighing six pounds, four ounces and was 18 ½ inches long. He is the son of Jennifer and Brandon Boleen of River Falls. Also welcomed by grandparents, Tom and Sharon Tobias of Prescott and Steve and Denise Boleen of Prescott; and great-grandparents, Irene Hildebrandt of Prescott, Dorothy Boleen of Ellsworth, LeRoy Tobias of Prescott and Bruce Welchlin of Hastings.
MAYO CLINIC, MENOMONIE
Kira Belle Schmidt, daughter of Julia and Zachary Schmidt of Arkansaw, was born Sept. 30, 2011.
RIVER FALLS AREA HOSPITAL
Isaiah Karl O'Brien was born Sept. 23, 2011, to Jamie and Patrick O'Brien of River Falls. Also welcomed by brother, Damian, and sister, Kaitlin.
Briar Joshua Miller was born Sept. 24, 2011, to Kayla Zimmerman and Joshua Miller of River Falls. Also welcomed by grandparents: Jeff and Lynn Zimmerman of Stewart, Minn., and Karen and Rodney Miller of River Falls.
Mlia Rose Torrez was born Sept. 26, 2011 to Chantele and Daniel Torrez of River Falls. Mila was welcomed by sister Jordan Marie Torrez. Also welcomed by grandparents Chip and Dawn Melgaard of Lakeville, Minn. and Bob and Tina Torrez of Green Bay.
Layten James Paulson was born Sept. 29,2011 to Veronica and Nathaniel Paulson of Spring Valley, WI. Layten was welcomed by sisters Tanner and Tyler and brothers Tajiah and Teagan. Also welcomed by grandparents Elaine Schmit of Spring Valley; Richard Schmit of Knapp;. and Sherrie Miles of Eau Claire.
Grayson Michael Law was born Sept. 30, 2011 to Jennifer Penfield Law and Christopher Law. Grayson was welcomed by grandparents Al and Sandy Penfield of Hammond. Also welcomed by cousins Amanda and Sam Penfield.
Alexis Grace Cernohous was born Oct. 5, 2011 to Amy and Joseph Cernohous of River Falls.
Henry James Richard Holm was born Nov. 26, 2011, weighing seven pounds, three ounces, and was 20 1/2 inches long. He is the son of Kelsey and Steve Holm of River Falls. Also welcomed by grandparents: Karen Foutch of Waterloo, Iowa; and David and Laurie Holm, also of Waterloo.