Arriel LeMier and Taylor Herk, Horace, are the parents of a son, Weston Earl Herk, born Aug. 23, 2011, at 11:27 a.m. at Essentia Health. He weighed 9 pounds 3 ounces and was 21 inches long. Weston joins a sister, Morgan. Grandparents are Kevin and Jane Herk, Horace, and Vicky and Robbie Turner and Paul LeMier, all of Fargo.
Mary Beth and Jerad Wilkinson, Moorhead, are the parents of a son, Kaden John, born Sept. 13, 2011, at Essentia Health. He weighed 6 pounds 7 ounces and was 20 inches long. Kaden joins a sister, Khloe. Grandparents are Rob and Kathy Kopel, Donnelly, Minn., and John and Lorna Wilkinson, West Fargo. Great-grandparents are Evelyn Kopel, Donnelly, Minn., and Don and Viola Olson, Danvers, Minn.
Jason and Erica Cresap, West Fargo, are the parents of a son, James Thomas, born Sept. 12, 2011, at 3:10 p.m., at Essentia Health. He weighed 6 pounds 14 ounces and was 19 ½ inches long. Grandparents are Julie Cresap and the late Jim Cresap, Hawley, Minn., Dolly Weber, Thompson, N.D., and Tom Weber and Corey Fox, both of Grand Forks. Great-grandparents are Marion Cresap and the late Wesley Cresap, Hawley, Sonny and Charlene Romer, Hawley, Larry and Ruby Leiss, Reynolds, N.D., and Jim Weber and the late Donna Weber, Thompson.
David and Stephanie Richman, West Fargo, are the parents of twin daughters, Ellie Marie and Kenlie Marie, born Sept. 12, 2011, at Essentia Health. Kenlie was born at 6:45 p.m., weighing 5 pounds 13.2 ounces and measuring 18 ½ inches; while Ellie was born at 6:49 p.m., weighing 6 pounds 10.5 ounces and measuring 19 ½ inches. They join two sisters, Mallorie and Brynlie. Grandparents are Larry and Annegine Vipond, Herman, Minn., and John and Marcia Richman, Wahpeton. Great-grandparents are Irva Sederstrom, Hopkins, Minn., Mildred Wilts, Herman, Minn., and Mary Ann Vipond, Norcoss, Minn.
Angela and Brent Reinarts, West Fargo, are the parents of a son, Owen Robert, born Sept. 10, 2011 at 3:35 a.m. at Sanford Medical Center. He weighed 6 pounds 2 ounces and was 18 ¼ inches long.
Matthew and Ann Erickson, Wahpeton, N.D., are the parents of a son, Brody James, born Sept. 14, 2011, at 3:38 p.m., at Essentia Health. He weighed 8 pounds 15.9 ounces and was 22 inches long. Brody joins two sisters, Adrianna and Katlyn. Grandparents are Richard and Carol Erickson, West Fargo, and Randy and Stephanie Haber, Fairview, Mont. Great-grandparents are Marge Deming, Fairview, Mont., and Don and Marge Haber, Circle, Mont.