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Okanagan's first babies of 2014

UPDATE 9:55 a.m. Jan 2, 2014:

We have just received news of Penticton's first baby of 2014.

Little girl, Grace Elizabeth McNeil was born last night January 1, 2014 at 8:10 p.m.

Her parents Alison and Mark McNeil welcomed the beautiful 9 lbs 6 oz girl into the world.

Stay tuned for their story and the other New Year's Baby stories coming later today.

2014 is here and came in style, but while most of us were partying some Okanagan families were welcoming new bundles of joy into their homes. 

The first baby born in 2014 in our area was little A.J. Bohemier who arrived at 4:37 a.m. January 1, 2014 in Kelowna. 

His parents Jessica Caterer and Andre Bohemier are from Kelowna and welcomed their 7 lbs. 3 oz. little boy into the world. 

The first bouncing baby for Vernon was little lady Grace Freeman who arrived at 10:32 a.m. January 1, 2014. 

Her mom Nadine Freeman is from Vernon and welcomed the 7 lbs. 6 oz little girl into the world, her second child. 

As of 6 p.m. Jan 1 the South Okanagan did not have a new year baby but a mother was in labour at the Penticton General Hospital, and we will update you when those details become available. 

Castanet would love to see and share pictures of the Okanagan's newest arrivals so send your baby photos and video to [email protected] 


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