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Birth Announcements

Published 9:30am Saturday, March 31, 2012

Dr. Jeffrey and Julie Eaton of Albert Lea announce the birth of a daughter, Brityn Jean Eaton, on March 6, 2012, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea. Brityn weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20 3/4 inches long. She joins a sister, Jaycie. Grandparents are Thomas and Jean Eaton of Albert Lea and Donald and Barbara Malinsky of Buffalo Lake.


Jody Thostenson and Marc Swanson of Hartland announce the birth of a daughter, Kinley Jo Thostenson, on March 20, 2012, at Owatonna Hospital. Kinley weighed 7 pounds, 11 ounces and was 21 inches long. She joins a half sister, Samantha Swanson.

Grandparents are Guy and Kathy Swanson of Faribault and Wilfred and Mary Thostenson of Ellendale.

Great-grandparents are Cyril and Betty Jandros of Faribault and Elsie Thostenson of Ellendale.