Emilia Douglas, was born Jan. 1 just after 7 a.m. (Submitted)

New Year’s baby born at Revelstoke hospital

Queen Victoria Hospital saw their first 2020 baby Jan. 1

The first baby born at Queen Victoria Hospital in 2020 came into the world at 7:04 a.m. Jan. 1.

Born to Christine MacInnes and Brandon Douglas, Emilia Douglas, which is their second child, is 8 lbs. 15 oz.

MacInnes said they have not chosen a middle name yet.

Emilia is the second 2020 baby to be born in the Interior Health Region, said spokesperson from Interior Health.

Congratulations to the family!



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Emilia Douglas, was born Jan. 1, 2020 just after 7 a.m. (Submitted)

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