Kamloops has two New Year’s babies

Ava Ogilvie was one of two New Year's babies born at 12:35 a.m. in Kamloops on Friday, Jan. 1, 2016.

KAMLOOPS – There were two New Year’s babies born in Kamloops yesterday.

The baby girls were both born at Royal Inland Hospital at 12:35 a.m., Friday, Jan. 1, 2016, according to Interior Health spokesperson Tara Gostelow.

Gostelow says Lauren and Cole Martin of Kamloops welcomed their first born Harper Noelle Martin who weighed 7 lbs., 15 oz., adding both Mom and baby are doing well.

Megan and Brett Ogilvie of Kamloops have named their daughter Ava Mary. She is the couple’s second born child and weighed 8 lbs., 7 oz. Mom and the baby are doing well, Gostelow says.

To contact the reporter for this story, email Howard Alexander at halexander@infonews.ca. To contact the editor, email mjones@infonews.ca or call 250-718-2724.

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