Ryan and Laura Kramer, Cascade, announce the birth of their son Jude Ralph Kramer. Jude was born Sept. 6 at 12:30 a.m., 7 pounds, 10 ounces and 20 ½ inches long.

Jude joins older sister Kacey.

Grandparents are Randy and Rhonda Kramer, of Dyersville, and Al and Maureen Faber, of Cascade.