A girl, Maria Christine, weighing 8 pounds, 12 ounces, and 21 inches long, was born April 15, 2018, at Sanford Sioux Falls, South Dakota, to Ian and Anna Sandager, Hills. She joins three sisters, Bridget, Clara and Ingrid. Grandparents are Terry and Lois King, Duluth, and Mark and Karen Sandager, Hills.
An open house bridal shower for Kendra Doerr, bride-to-be of Trevor Paulsen, will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 5, at the Steen Reformed Church in Steen.
An open house baby shower for Alexis Klarenbeek and baby girl “K” will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 5, at the Luverne Pizza Ranch.
An open house baby shower for Alyssa (Ryan) Hoff will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 12, at the St. Catherine gathering space in Luverne.
Betty Burmeister will celebrate her 85th birthday on Tuesday, May 8. Greetings may be sent to her at 1233 161st Street, Luverne, MN 56156.
Janet Wagenaar will celebrate her 80th birthday Sunday, May 13. Greetings may be sent to her at 606 E. 10th Street Apt. 11, Dell Rapids, SD 57022.