Out of area births (Published, Aug. 4, 2009)
--A girl was born to Steven and Renea Panzer of Merrill, Iowa, Aug. 2. The grandparents are Gary and Jan Panzer of Bemidji and great-grandmother, Jessie Panzer of Bemidji.
--A girl was born to Mandy and Greg Eckman of Howard Lake, Minn., July 28. Maternal grandparents are Bob and Sarah O'dier of Bagley. Paternal grandparents are Leon and Marlys Eckman of Bemidji.