Dec. 14: A son, Melvin Joel, to Lisa and Joel Henkel of Rice Lake.
> Dec. 21: A daughter, Kyah Rose Nieman, to Tracy Roth and Ronald Nieman of Barron.
> Dec. 28: A daughter, Lilly Paulene, to Lucy and Shane Gasper of Luck.
> Dec. 29: A daughter, Willow Faye Welter, to Cheryl Sutton and Nathan Welter of Sarona. A daughter, Mckinley Merrie, to Monicas and Nicholas Chase of Stone Lake.
> Dec. 31: A daughter, Yeva Pamela Wendt, to Katie Ande- son and Richard Wendt of New Auburn.