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Baby Boom: Record year for DL hospital

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We have a bunch of cry-babies in Becker County this year -- literally.

Essentia Health St. Mary's has set a record for the largest number of births in one year for that hospital.


Obstetrician Gynecologist Dr. Jim Christensen says from July of last year to the end of June this year, there were 568 new little bundles of joy delivered at St. Mary's.

According to the Becker County Recorder's Office, that's up from 423 the year before and 429 two years ago.

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