• Alec and Kelsey Leytem, of Dubuque, announce the birth of their son, Ridge Michael, born July 10, 2022 at 9:24 p.m., at Mercy One in Dubuque weighing 7 pounds 5 ounces and 20 inches long.

Grandparents are Larry and Joyce Knepper, Cascade, and Bill and Lisa Leytem, Dubuque. Great grandmothers are Jean Otting and Carol Recker, of Cascade.