A girl, Ruthie Kay, weighing 6 pounds, 7 ounces, and 19 inches long, was born Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018, at Sanford in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, to Brent and Melissa Hofmeyer of Sheldon, Iowa. She joins two siblings, Blake and Gavin, 5. Grandparents are John and Nyla Sohl of Luverne and Mike and Bonnie Hofmeyer of Sheldon. Great-grandparents are Florence Sandbulte and Wilmanette Spykerboer.
Norman and Joyce Wessels celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Jan. 14. Greetings may be sent to them at 106 S. Oakley, Luverne, MN 56156.