Twins have been born to Nikki Chernault of Camas and Jeff Halvorsen of Portland.
Dakota Nicole and Emery Levi were born March 3, 2011, at Legacy Emanuel Hospital in Portland.
Dakota weighed 4 pounds, 12 ounces and was 18.5 inches long. Emery weighed 5 pounds, 11 ounces and was 18 inches long.
Grandparents are Tom and Terri Krautscheid of Camas, and Kelly and the late Jeff Chernault of Portland.
Great-grandparents are John and Jean Krautscheid of Hillsboro, Ore., Ray and Connie Holland of Portland, and Darrell and Marie Haynes of Nehalem, Ore.