A son, Graham Michael Knothe, was born on February 11, 2020, at The Richland Hospital to Taylor and Brianna Knothe of Richland Center. He weighed 8 lbs. 4 oz. and was 21 inches long. He joins a ‘fur brother’ bulldog named Butch. Grandparents are Connie Knothe and Randy Olson of Lone Rock, Shannon and Andy Bentien of Monona, Iowa. Great-grandparents are Mary Knothe of Richland Center, Doris Eck of Richland Center, Patricia Boland of Prairie du Chien, and Phyllis Slaught of Wauzeka. The father is an electrician and the mother is a registered nurse.