A girl, Ariana Rose, was born Thursday, March 22, 2012 at Fairview Northland Medical Center in Princeton to Matt and Jessie Sluis of Milaca. She weighed 6 pounds, 15.6 ounces.
Grandparents are Darryl and Mary Stimmler and Larry and Deb Sluis, all of Milaca. Great-grandparents are Katherine Kosel of Foreston and Edward Kalisz of Tinley Park, Ill.