Rachael and Paul Johnston, of Bemidj, Minn., became the parents of a daughter, Grace Mae, born Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2007. She weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces. The maternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Merman, of Cloquet, Minn. The paternal grandparents are Gail and Roger Johnston, of Virginia, Minn. The paternal great-grandparents are Muriel and Lloyd Stanaway, of Parkville, Minn., Inez Johnston, of Sedalia, and the late J.D. Johnston. John Dennis Theodore is the big brother.