Terry and Leah Nelson of Cherokee are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter. Emily Hope Nelson was born on Oct. 30, 2008 at 7:09 a.m. She weighed 6 lbs. and 10 oz. and measured 19 ¼ inches long.
Welcoming Emily home are her brothers Kain and Parker.
Grandparents are LeRoy Nelson of Cherokee and Jane Comiskey of Monticello, Minn. and David and Pamela Mantheil of Dassel, Minn.