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Birth Announcements

Published 9:45am Saturday, April 14, 2012

Sara and Damien Woods of Chicago announce the birth of their son Julian Anthony Woods on March 13, 2012, at 5:04 p.m. Julian weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and was 21 inches long.

Grandparents are Mark and Mary Brummer of Alden, Evelyn Woods of Chicago and Thomas Woods of Matteson, Ill. Julian’s great-grandmother is Loretta Brummer of Alden.


James Rutherford and Rachel Baldwin of Albert Lea announce the birth of a daughter, Jasmine, on March 30, 2012, in Albert Lea. Jasmine weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20 inches long. She joins siblings: Tyrell and Kaiden.

Grandparents are Jeff and Darlene Hall of Albert Lea and Earnestine Rutherford of Memphis, Tenn.


David and Rachel Bakken of Albert Lea announce the birth of a daughter, Isabelle Harper Bakken, on March 23, 2012, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea. Isabelle weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce and was 19.75 inches long.

Grandparents are Jenny and the late Gary Turnmire of Alden and Bruce and Jackie Bakken of Hartland. Great-grandparents are Gwen Lee of Glenville and Eleanor Billiar of Waseca.


Ryan and Nikki Williamson of Northwood, Iowa, announce the birth of a daughter, Marissa Renee Williamson, on April 6, 2012, in Albert Lea. Marissa weighed 8 pounds and was 20 inches long. She joins a sister, Skyler.

Grandparents are Dorothy Prizler of Northwood, Iowa, and Gayland and Yolanda Rodgers of Logan, N.M.


Justin and Jodi Woitas of Mesa, Ariz., announce the birth of a daughter, Olivia Anjalynn on March 13, 2012. Olivia weighed 8 pounds, 5 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long. She joins three brothers: Luke, Ben and Gabe.

Grandparents are Ray and Edie Woitas of Albert Lea and Gary and Jackie Sohre of Mapleton. Great-grandparents are Adeline James of Minnesota Lake, Albert and Virginia Woodcock of Lake Preston, S.D., Elmer and Lela Sohre of Good Thunder and the late Jerry James.


Carl and Alyssa Lang of Scarville, Iowa, announce the birth of a daughter, Camilla Jane Langfald, on Jan. 13, 2012, in Albert Lea. Camilla weighed 9 pounds, 4 ounces and was 21 1/4 inches long.

Grandparents are Lynne and Michael Langfald of Emmons and Thomas and Jane Langerud of Forest City, Iowa. Great-grandparents are Darlene Langfald of Emmons, Arlene Martie of Manly, Iowa, and Delores Langerud of Forest City, Iowa.