Twins, a boy, Henry Nicholaus, 6 pounds, 3 ounces, 19 inches long, and a girl, Lydia LaVonne, 5 pounds, 12 ounces, 19.25 inches long, were born Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, at Sanford Health in Sioux Falls to Nick and Jessica Mead, Luverne. The twins join two brothers, Oliver, 7, and Gavin, 4. Grandparents are Carl Heikes, Ellsworth, Debbie Heikes, Worthington, and Mike and Lori Mead, Luverne. Great-grandparents are Darrell and Shirley Houselog, Holland, Dennis Mead, Luverne, and Darlene Becker, Maple Grove.
Marcus (Mike) and Viola Uithoven will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Dec. 18. Greetings may be sent to them at 3403 E. Main Site #2406 Mesa, AZ 85213-8695.
Annie Kramer will celebrate her 95th birthday on Friday, Dec. 16. Greetings may be sent to her at 3008 Aspen Blvd E #404, Brandon, SD 57005.
Kurt and Dorothy Petersen will celebrate 70 years of marriage on Dec. 22. Greetings may be sent to them at 603 Phyleon Drive, Luverne, MN 56156.
Dale Swenson will celebrate his 80th birthday with an open house from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, at the Luverne Senior Citizens Center. Greetings may be sent to him at 704 N. Spring, Luverne, MN 56156.