Ringing in 2018 With GRHS’ First Baby of the New Year


First Baby of 2018, New Year Baby, Glacial Ridge Hospital in Glenwood, MNEbony Rose Schuler, the daughter of Brandon and Kelly Schuler, of Glenwood, was born at 2:59 p.m. on Jan. 1, 2018, claiming the honor as Glacial Ridge Hospital’s first baby of the year. Her birth was attended by Certified Nurse Midwife Jessie van der Hagen, CNP, CNM (right) and Registered Nurse Alissa Burginger (left).

The couple received many celebratory gifts from area businesses, welcoming her to the community – Uptown Florist, Screen Prints Plus, Eagle Bank, Glenwood State Bank, Midwest Machinery, Pizza Ranch, Trumm Drug, Soo Line Credit Union, Hatchery Bar & Grill, Glenwood Lakes Area Chamber & Welcome Center and the Pope County Tribune – as well as a baby swing from Glacial Ridge Health System (GRHS).


If you’re expecting or planning to expand your family, you’re invited to visit ChildBirthAndMore.org to meet the OB doctors and certified nurse midwife at your hometown hospital. Check out the resources available on the site, schedule a tour, or register for expectant parenting classes. Our staff would be honored to care for you and your family.

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