The first babies of the New Year have been born in Bracebridge and Huntsville!

At the Huntsville District Memorial Hospital (HDMH) Site, Kaleb Dylan Lee McGary arrived at 4:30am on Saturday, January 3rd to first-time parents Cody McGary and Rebecca Chapman of Huntsville. Kaleb arrived at 6 pounds, 7 ounces, and 47.5 centimeters in length. He was delivered by Dr. David McLinden.

At the South Muskoka Memorial Hospital (SMMH) Site, Benjamin Ian Everdell was born at 10:06am on Monday, January 5th to first-time parents Ian and Kate Everdell of Bracebridge. Benjamin weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces, and was 54 centimeters long. He was delivered by Dr. Nicholas Gaudet. (Cover Photo: Benjamin Ian Everdell and his parents) (Below Photo: Kaleb Dylan Lee McGary)